Agenda and decisions

Community and Wellbeing Committee
Tuesday, 6th October, 2020 7.30 pm


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Question Time

To take any questions from members of the Public.



Declarations of Interest

Members are asked to declare the existence and nature of any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests in respect of any item of business to be considered at the meeting.


Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 94 KB

The Committee is asked to confirm as a true record the Minutes of the Meeting of the Committee held on 19 March 2020 (attached) and to authorise the Chair to sign them.


Epsom and Ewell Biodiversity Action Plan pdf icon PDF 81 KB

This report asks the committee to agree the next 10 year Biodiversity Action Plan 2020-30, which builds on the successes and knowledge gained from the original 10 yr plan 2010-20.

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Following consideration, it was resolved that the Committee:

(1)      Recommended that the Council adopts the Local Biodiversity Action Plan 2020-30, as currently drafted and agrees that this Council should support the working group to work in partnership with locally based organisations and individuals to implement and develop the plan.


Budget Targets Report 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 73 KB

This report informs the Committee of the Council’s revenue budget targets presented to the Strategy & Resources Committee.  The report seeks guidance on the preparation of the Committee’s service estimates for 2021/22.


Following consideration, it was resolved:

(1)      To defer consideration of the revenue budget targets report to the Committee’s next meeting.


High Sherrif Annual Youth Awards pdf icon PDF 75 KB

This report seeks agreement to the Council’s response to a request from the Surrey High Sheriff to increase the Council’s financial support to the High Sheriff Youth Awards in 2020/21.

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Following consideration, it was resolved:

(1)      To maintain the Council’s financial contribution to the High Sheriff’s Youth Award as £500 in 2020/21.




Improving healthcare together 2020-2030 outcome pdf icon PDF 90 KB

The report provides an update on the Clinical Commissioning Groups’ (CCGs) decision following the Improving Healthcare Together 2020-2030 public consultation.

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Following consideration, it was resolved that the Committee:

(1)      Had considered the outcome of the CCGs Improving Healthcare Together 2020-2030 consultation, and

(2)      Noted that the London Borough of Merton are requesting a review of the decision.