Members were reminded of the purpose of the priority working groups, which assisted with the design of projects and often acted as a steering group once were operational.
It was noted that the following working groups existed:- Young People; Health and Wellbeing; Environment; Anti-Poverty; Community Magazines – Editorial Group, and SCG Grants Panel. In addition it was proposed that a group be convened to support the Economic Regeneration Priority.
The meeting agreed the following memberships:-
Young People – Councillors Charlesworth, Burgess, Lofts, and Tattersall.
Health and Wellbeing – Councillors Spence, Cave Grundy, and Platts.
Environment – Councillors Spence, Howards, Lofts, and Tattersall.
Anti-Poverty – Councillors Miller, Burgess, Cherryholme, and Leech
Economic Regeneration – Councillors Tattersall, Grundy, Charlesworth and Burgess.
Community Magazines – Councillors Leech (Chair), Miller, Cave, Cherryholme and Tattersall.
SCG Grants Panel 2016/17 – Councillors Spence, Howard, Grundy, Tattersall, and Phil Hollingsworth (Chair) Membership for 2017/18 to be revised following a review of the criteria and approval process by the existing panel.
RESOLVED that the membership of the working groups be as detailed above.