The Area Council Manager provided Members with background information and outlined the challenges experienced through the commissioning, production, design stages and delivery of the community magazines across all five Area Councils. There have been issues regarding the quality of the magazine and the design and production processes, as highlighted within the report. A discussion took place regarding alternatives to production together with options for a way forward.
(i) Members note the report and implications therein, and
(ii) A Workshop be organised to fully explore possible options in more detail.