Children & Families Scrutiny Committee
Wednesday, 4th March, 2020 6.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Charles Yankiah  (0161 474 3206)


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Councillors who require a substitute to be appointed should inform Democratic Services by 4.00pm on Friday 28 February 2020 (Councillors who wish to arrange their own substitute should inform Democratic Services of their substitute prior to the commencement of the meeting).

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 150 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 22 January 2020.

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Declarations of Interest

Councillors and officers to declare any interests which they have in any of the items on the agenda for the meeting.

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Presentation - Stockport College

Representatives of Stockport College will attend the meeting and make a presentation.


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To consider call-in items (if any).

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Proposal to TUPE staff from partner agencies to Stockport as host of Adoption Counts Regional Adoption Agency pdf icon PDF 167 KB

To consider a report of the Director Children Services. 


The report outlines the business case for the proposal to TUPE staff currently employed across four partner local authorities to Stockport.


The Scrutiny Committee is requested to approve the proposal in principal subject to all parties agreeing to the revised Integrated Services Agreements and schedules.


Officer contact: Sue Westwood on 0161 474 2726 or by email on

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Developing and procuring a new delivery partnership for Active Communities post April 2022 pdf icon PDF 563 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director for Place Management & Regeneration. 


The report provides an update on implementation of the Active Communities Strategy which was approved by Cabinet in June 2019.


This report also seeks approval for a new approach to a delivery partnership within the Active Communities Strategy following the end of current arrangements with Life Leisure in March 2022 and authorisation to commence the pre-procurement process.


The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to comment on the update and approach proposed above.


Officer contact: Jennifer Connolly on 0161 474 2442 or Paul Richards on 0161 474 2940 or by email on or

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Agenda Planning pdf icon PDF 188 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.                                                          


The report sets out planned agenda items for the Scrutiny Committee’s next meeting and Forward Plan items that fall within the remit of the Scrutiny Committee.


The Scrutiny Committee is invited to consider the information in the report and put forward any agenda items for future meetings of the Committee.


Officer contact: Charles Yankiah,   0161 474 3206,


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