Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Thursday, 5th October 2023 6.30 pm app available
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Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Chorley and YouTube

Contact: Clare Gornall  Email:

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Declarations of Any Interests

Members are reminded of their responsibility to declare any pecuniary interest in respect of matters contained in this agenda.


If you have a pecuniary interest you must withdraw from the meeting. Normally you should leave the room before the business starts to be discussed. You do, however, have the same right to speak as a member of the public and may remain in the room to enable you to exercise that right and then leave immediately. In either case you must not seek to improperly influence a decision on the matter.


Minutes of meeting Tuesday, 1 August 2023 of Overview and Scrutiny Committee pdf icon PDF 101 KB

Draft minutes of 1 August 2023 for approval and signing by the Chair (attached).


Public Questions

Members of the public who have requested the opportunity to ask a question(s) on an item on the agenda will be asked to put their question(s) to the Committee.  Each member of the public will be allowed to ask one supplementary question within his/her allocated 3 minutes. 

Scrutiny of the Executive Cabinet


Executive Cabinet Minutes pdf icon PDF 97 KB

To consider the Executive Cabinet minutes of the meeting held on 13 September 2023  (enclosed).


Notice of Executive Decisions

The latest Notice of Decisions is available on the Council’s website.


Health Scrutiny Update


Cost of Living Action Plan - Update pdf icon PDF 119 KB

Report of the Director of Communities attached.

Additional documents:


First Monitoring Report - Select Move Overview and Scrutiny Task Group Oct 2023 pdf icon PDF 136 KB

Report of the Director of Communities attached.


Wheelchair Accessibility pdf icon PDF 100 KB

Report of the Interim Deputy Chief Executive.


Overview and Scrutiny Work Programme pdf icon PDF 75 KB

To review the Overview and Scrutiny Work Programme for 2023/24 (attached).


Reports from the Task and Finish Groups

Recruitment and Staff Retention Task and Finish Group


To receive a verbal update on from the Chair, Councillor Michelle Le Marinel.


Any urgent business previously agreed with the Chair