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Agenda

Venue: Committee Room A, Town Hall, Blackpool

Contact: Sharon Davis  Scrutiny Manager

Items
No. Item

1.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Members are asked to declare any interests in the items under consideration and in doing so state:

 

(1) the type of interest concerned either a

 

(a)   personal interest

(b)   prejudicial interest

(c)    disclosable pecuniary interest (DPI)

 

and

 

(2) the nature of the interest concerned

 

If any member requires advice on declarations of interests, they are advised to contact the Head of Democratic Governance in advance of the meeting.

2.

MINUTES OF THE LAST MEETING HELD ON 24 JANUARY 2019 pdf icon PDF 84 KB

To agree the minutes of the last meeting held on 24 January 2019 as a true and correct record.

3.

PUBLIC SPEAKING

To consider any applications from members of the public to speak at the meeting.

4.

ADULT SOCIAL CARE - SAFEGUARDING LOCAL GOVERNMENT OMBUDSMAN FINDINGS pdf icon PDF 65 KB

To consider the report of the Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman prepared following investigation of a Blackpool Council Adult Services complaint.

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5.

HEALTHWATCH PROGRESS REPORT 2019/2020 pdf icon PDF 55 KB

To provide an update on the work of Healthwatch Blackpool and determine how it can be used to better influence the Scrutiny Committee’s workplan and how work undertaken by Healthwatch can provide an evidence source for the Committee.

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6.

NORTH WEST AMBULANCE SERVICE PERFORMANCE REPORT pdf icon PDF 96 KB

To update the committee on the performance and activity of North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust in the Blackpool area.

7.

HEALTHY WEIGHT UPDATE pdf icon PDF 112 KB

To provide an update on the progress made since the Council signed up to the Local Declaration on Healthy Weight in 2016.

 

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8.

SUICIDE PREVENTION UPDATE pdf icon PDF 233 KB

To receive an update on the ongoing work regarding suicide prevention following a previous recommendation of the Committee that a ‘zero’ suicide target should be adopted in Blackpool.

9.

SCRUTINY WORKPLAN pdf icon PDF 54 KB

The Committee to consider the Workplan, together with any suggestions that Members may wish to make for scrutiny review and to review the outcomes of the work on the Green and Blue Infrastructure Strategy.

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10.

DATE AND TIME OF NEXT MEETING

To note the date and time of the next meeting as Wednesday, 3 July 2019, subject to confirmation at Annual Council.