Venue: Council Chamber - Municipal Offices. View directions

Contact: Harry Mayo, Democracy Officer  01242 264 211

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Declarations of interest


Minutes of the last meeting pdf icon PDF 250 KB

Minutes of meeting held on 28th November 2022


Public and Member questions, calls for actions and petitions


Cabinet Briefing

Briefing from Councillor Jeffries, Deputy Leader (if he has an update, or if O&S Members have questions for him).


Objective: An update from the Cabinet on key issues for Cabinet Members which may be of interest to Overview and Scrutiny and may inform the work plan


Matters referred to committee

6.10 pm
30 mins


Race week pdf icon PDF 131 KB

Objective: Outlining the steps the council are undertaking, in partnership with others, to improve residents’ experience of race week.


Louis Krog (Head of Public Protection)

Andre Klein (Cheltenham Racecourse)

6.40 pm
20 mins


Budget proposals for coming year pdf icon PDF 108 KB

Objective: Update from the Chair of the Budget Scrutiny Working Group on the group’s response to the 2023/24 budget proposals.


Cllr. Matt Babbage (Chair of the Budget Scrutiny Working Group)

Gemma Bell (Director of Finance and Assets)

7.00 pm
40 mins


Residents' survey pdf icon PDF 307 KB

Objective: Detailed look at the results of the residents’ survey, including benchmarking against the last results in 2019.


Darren Knight (Executive Director Place and Communities)

Additional documents:


Feedback from other scrutiny meetings attended pdf icon PDF 250 KB

Gloucestershire Health O&S Committee (6th December 2022) – update from Cllr. Bamford.


Gloucestershire Economic Growth O&S Committee (29th November 2022 and 18th January 2023) – updates from Cllr. McCloskey.


The Gloucestershire Police and Crime Panel has not met since the last O&S meeting.


Additional documents:


Updates from scrutiny task groups pdf icon PDF 183 KB

Update from Scrutiny Task Group on Tackling Multiple Deprivation


Harry Mayo (Democracy Officer)


Review of scrutiny workplan pdf icon PDF 140 KB


Date of next meeting

27th February

Informal de-brief

What went well?  Can we identify opportunities for improvement or training needs?