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Declarations of interest


Minutes of the last meeting pdf icon PDF 160 KB

Minutes of the meeting held on 26 February 2024.


Public and Member questions, calls for actions and petitions


Cabinet Briefing

Briefing from Councillor Hay, Leader (if she has an update, or if O&S Members have questions for her)


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


**Please note the update from the Leader on the CBH-CBC Transition will be taken under Agenda Item 10**


Matters referred to committee

6.10 pm
30 mins


CBC Flood Risk Management Overview pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Additional documents:

6.40 pm
30 mins


Climate Emergency Action Plan Update pdf icon PDF 626 KB

Objective : Having received the LGA’s recommendations and compared with the national picture, what plans do we have, what progress is being made and how are we communicating our successes ?


Debbie Baker, Programme Director for Climate Change


Maizy McCann, Climate Emergency Officer

Additional documents:

7.10 pm
20 mins


Cheltenham Physical Activity and Sports Strategy pdf icon PDF 277 KB

Objective : To input into the strategy prior to its adoption


Richard Gibson, Head of communities, wellbeing & partnerships



Feedback from other scrutiny meetings attended pdf icon PDF 185 KB

Gloucestershire Health O&S Committee (12 March 2024) – update from Councillor Bamford TO FOLLOW


Gloucestershire Economic Growth O&S Committee– update from Councillor McCloskey TO FOLLOW


Gloucestershire Police and Crime Panel (22 March 2024) – update from Councillor Clucas TO FOLLOW

Additional documents:

7.35 pm
15 mins


Updates from scrutiny task groups

Update from the Chair of the CBH-CBC transition scrutiny task group


Update from the Leader on the CBH-CBC transition


Review of scrutiny workplan pdf icon PDF 412 KB


Any other item that the Chair determines to be urgent


Date of next meeting

Monday 3 June 2023 – this will be a dedicated Member induction training session for all Members appointed to the committee following the borough election.

Informal de-brief

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