Monday 18 March 2019

Scrutiny Network

The East Midlands Councils Scrutiny network is a local authority network for Councillors and Officers involved with Scrutiny.

The network provides Councillors and Officers with the opportunity to share knowledge, work programmes and information, as well as providing an opportunity to explore national developments concerning scrutiny.

Chair of the Network - Cllr Karl Reid, Bolsover District Council

Vice Chair of the Network - Rachel Appleyard, Chesterfield Borough Council

Lead Officer - Kirsty Lowe, East Midlands Councils

Terms of Reference

EMSN Terms of Reference Scrutiny

Future meeting dates  

East Midlands Scrutiny Network meeting - 29 March 2019

Date and time – Friday 29 March 2019, 10:00 – 12:30

The next East Midlands Scrutiny network will take place on Friday 29 March at Chesterfield Borough Council. This network meeting will focus on shared learning and experience of task and finish group working, with facilitated group working. Please find attached the agenda for the network meeting.

In preparation for the session we would like to suggest that people either bring examples of what they do on task and finish group working. In addition you may find the attached CfPS best practice guides below and attached useful.

Agenda - 29 March 2019

  • 28 June 2019 – Erewash  Borough Council
  • 4 October 2019 – Scrutiny Conference, venue to be confirmed
  • 13 December 2019 - Rutland County Council

Past meetings

22 June 2018 – Bolsover District Council

16 March 2018 – Erewash Borough Council (Long Eaton Town Hall) 

1 December 2017