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Contact: Beate Hellawell Email: (Beate.Hellawell@lewisham.gov.uk) (07393801029) 

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Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes of the meeting held on 25/11/21 pdf icon PDF 217 KB

Decision:

RESOLVED that the minutes of the last meeting held on 25 November 2021 be agreed as a true and accurate record.

 

2.

Declarations of interest pdf icon PDF 212 KB

Decision:

Cllr Johnston-Franklin declared an interest in item 6 as she is the Council representative on the Youth First Board which is mentioned in the play strategy report.

 

3.

Responses to Referrals to Mayor and Cabinet

4.

Budget Reductions Report pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Additional documents:

Decision:

RESOLVED

1.         That the proposed budget cuts be noted.

2.         That Committee member’s desire be noted that facilities offered to local community groups by a commercial nursery should remain affordable.

3.         That care leavers in established homes should not be adversely affected by the reduction in cost of commissioned care leaver housing.

 

5.

Tackling Race Inequality in Schools pdf icon PDF 339 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

RESOLVED

1.         That the report be noted.

2.         That future reports should provide qualitative as well as quantitative data when reporting on impact, outcomes and progress made.

 

6.

Adventure Playgrounds and Play Strategy Update pdf icon PDF 333 KB

Decision:

RESOLVED

1.         That the report be noted.

2.         That the Committee has a commitment from officers to be fully consulted and updated as the play strategy takes shape, and that Ward Councillors will be approached for opportunities to be actively engaged in the process.

 

7.

Select Committee work programme pdf icon PDF 388 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

RESOLVED

1.         That the work programme be amended to reflect the following:

- The annual school standards report will become a substantive item for the next Committee meeting.

- Two forthcoming information reports will be sent to members in April or May 2022.

2.         That Cllr Jack Lavery be nominated as Climate Change Champion.

 

8.

Referrals to Mayor and Cabinet