Will 9 councillors tonight recommend better scrutiny of Wirral Council?

Surjit Tour (Monitoring Officer (Wirral Council)) at the Coordinating Committee held on 15th June 2016

Will 9 councillors tonight recommend better scrutiny of Wirral Council?

What was in the 11 A4 page witness statement of Surjit Tour (Wirral Council) about a Freedom of Information request for the minutes of a meeting of the Headteachers’ and Teachers’ Joint Consultative Committee (EA/2016/0033)?

Surjit Tour (Monitoring Officer (Wirral Council)) at the Coordinating Committee held on 15th June 2016

What was in the 11 A4 page witness statement of Surjit Tour (Wirral Council) about a Freedom of Information request for the minutes of a meeting of the Headteachers’ and Teachers’ Joint Consultative Committee (EA/2016/0033)?                                               At the outset I will make four declarations of interests. 1) I am the Appellant in this case (EA/2016/0033).…… Continue reading What was in the 11 A4 page witness statement of Surjit Tour (Wirral Council) about a Freedom of Information request for the minutes of a meeting of the Headteachers’ and Teachers’ Joint Consultative Committee (EA/2016/0033)?

Why is a Labour councillor denying a vote took place on Girtrell Court?

Cllr Moira McLaughlin voting against Girtrell Court motion at Coordinating Committee 16th February 2016 thumbnail

Why is a Labour councillor denying a vote took place on Girtrell Court?                                                                As you can see from the still from a video I took of the Coordinating Committee meeting held on the 16th February 2016 Cllr Moira McLaughlin (second from the left in the background) is quite clearly voting on Cllr Phil Gilchrist/Cllr…… Continue reading Why is a Labour councillor denying a vote took place on Girtrell Court?

Wirral Council’s Standards Committee agrees recommendation on changes to notices of motion procedural rules

Surjit Tour explains to councillors the effect of proposed changes to procedural rules at a meeting of Wirral Council's Standards and Constitutional Oversight Committee 23rd November 2015

Wirral Council’s Standards Committee agrees recommendation on changes to notices of motion procedural rules                                                              https://youtu.be/d9fIL2my7r8?t=21m10s Wirral Council’s Standards and Constitutional Oversight Committee meeting held on the 23rd November 2015 One of the changes agreed by councillors at last night’s meeting of Wirral Council’s Standards and Constitutional Oversight Committee was a change to the protocol…… Continue reading Wirral Council’s Standards Committee agrees recommendation on changes to notices of motion procedural rules

Wirral’s councillors will tonight discuss changes to Council meetings, call ins and how decisions are made

Council (Wirral Council) 19th November 2015 One of the meetings that would change if proposals are agreed tonight

Wirral’s councillors will tonight discuss changes to Council meetings, call ins and how decisions are made                                                                        Wirral Council’s Standards and Constitutional Oversight Committee will discuss proposals tonight to change the way Wirral Council makes decisions. If these proposals are agreed by councillors, then in future unless objections to traffic regulation orders reach a threshold…… Continue reading Wirral’s councillors will tonight discuss changes to Council meetings, call ins and how decisions are made