Notice of a public

Joint Budget Decision Session - Executive Member for Children, Young People and Education and Executive Member for Culture, Leisure and Communities



Councillors Orrell and Smalley



Tuesday, 12 January 2021



5.30 pm



Remote Meeting





Notice to Members – Post Decision Calling In:


Members are reminded that, should they wish to call in any item* on this agenda, notice must be given to Democratic Services by 4:00pm on Thursday 14 January 2021.


*With the exception of matters that have been the subject of a previous call in, require Full Council approval or are urgent which are not subject to the call-in provisions. Any called in items will be considered by the Customer and Corporate Services Scrutiny Management Committee.





Written representations in respect of items on this agenda should be submitted to Democratic Services by at 5.00pm on Friday 8 January 2021.




1.          Declarations of Interest 



At this point in the meeting, the Executive Members are asked to declare:

·        any personal interests not included on the Register of Interests;

·        any prejudicial interests;

·        any disclosable pecuniary interests

which they may have in respect of business on this agenda.




2.          Minutes 

(Pages 1 - 4)


To approve the minutes of the Joint Budget Decision Session held on 14 January 2020.




3.          Public Participation 



At this point in the meeting members of the public who have registered to speak can do so. Members of the public may speak on agenda items or on matters within the remit of the Executive Members. 


Please note that our registration deadlines have changed to 2 working days before the meeting, in order to facilitate the management of public participation at remote meetings. The deadline for registering at this meeting is 5.00pm on Friday 8 January 2021.


To register to speak please visit to fill in an online registration form.  If you have any questions about the registration form or the meeting please contact Democratic Services.  Contact details are at the foot of this agenda. 


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4.          Financial Strategy 2021/22 to 2025/26 

(Pages 5 - 34)


This report provides background information for the council’s overall Financial Strategy and presents the savings proposals and growth assumptions for the portfolios of the Executive Member for Children, Young People and Education and the Executive Member for and Culture, Leisure and Communities for consideration by both Executive Members before finalisation of the overall Financial Strategy, to be presented to Executive on 11 February 2021.




5.          Urgent Business 



Any other business which the Executive Members consider urgent under the Local Government Act 1972.




Democracy Officer:

Name:  Angela Bielby

Contact Details:

Telephone – (01904) 552599

Email –






For more information about any of the following please contact the Democracy Officer responsible for servicing this meeting:


·        Registering to speak

·        Business of the meeting

·        Any special arrangements

·        Copies of reports


Contact details are set out above.