Children and Families Scrutiny Panel
Thursday, 24th January, 2019 5.30 pm

Venue: Conference Room 3 - Civic Centre. View directions

Contact: Emily Goodwin/Pat Wood, Democratic Support Officer  Tel: 023 8083 2302

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Apologies and Changes in Panel Membership (If Any)

To note any changes in membership of the Panel made in accordance with Council Procedure Rule 4.3.


Disclosure of Personal and Pecuniary Interests

In accordance with the Localism Act 2011, and the Council’s Code of Conduct, Members to disclose any personal or pecuniary interests in any matter included on the agenda for this meeting.



Declarations of Scrutiny Interest

Members are invited to declare any prior participation in any decision taken by a Committee, Sub-Committee, or Panel of the Council on the agenda and being scrutinised at this meeting.


Declaration of party Political Whip

Members are invited to declare the application of any party political whip on any matter on the agenda and being scrutinised at this meeting.


Statement from the Chair


Minutes of the Previous Meeting (including matters arising) pdf icon PDF 61 KB

To approve and sign as a correct record the Minutes of the meetings held on 29 November 2018 and to deal with any matters arising.


Local Safeguarding Children Report (LSCB) Annual Report 2017-18 pdf icon PDF 89 KB

Report of the Independent Chair of the Southampton Local Safeguarding Children Board recommending that the Panel receive the LSCB Report and utilise the information contained to inform its work.

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Children and Families - Performance pdf icon PDF 67 KB

Report of the Director, Legal and Governance providing an overview of performance across Children and Families Services since November 2018.

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Monitoring Scrutiny Recommendations pdf icon PDF 60 KB

Report of the Director, Legal and Governance enabling the Panel to monitor and track progress on recommendations made at previous meetings.

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