Children, Families and Skills Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday, 15th May, 2024 10.30 am

Members of the public are welcome to attend our meetings to watch them in person at any of the venues across the County. Publicly accessible meetings held in County Hall will be webcast, which means they are available to be watched live or recorded on our website. Please see our webcasting notice here. The Committee may, in certain circumstances, resolve to hold part of the meeting in private. If this is the case, you will be required to leave the meeting.

Venue: Committee Room 'C' - The Duke of Lancaster Room, County Hall, Preston. View directions

Contact: Misbah Mahmood 


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Disclosure of Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary Interests

Members are asked to consider any pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests they may have to disclose to the meeting in relation to matters under consideration on the agenda.


Minutes of the Meeting Held on 13 March 2024 pdf icon PDF 209 KB

To be confirmed and signed by the Chair.


Strengthening the Youth Offer across Lancashire pdf icon PDF 450 KB

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Youth Justice Board Annual Report pdf icon PDF 128 KB

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Annual Quality Assurance Checks pdf icon PDF 123 KB

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Lancashire Education Strategy 2025 - 2028 pdf icon PDF 140 KB


Deep Dive Session on Inclusion April 2024 pdf icon PDF 132 KB


Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman Report pdf icon PDF 117 KB

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Work Programme 2023/24 pdf icon PDF 127 KB

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Urgent Business

An item of urgent business may only be considered under this heading where, by reason of special circumstances to be recorded in the minutes, the chair of the meeting is of the opinion that the item should be considered at the meeting as a matter of urgency. Wherever possible, the chief executive should be given advance warning of any member's intention to raise a matter under this heading.


Date of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Children, Families and Skills Scrutiny Committee will be the Annual Portfolio and Service Area Update held on Wednesday 12 Juneat 10.30am in Committee Room C – The Duke of Lancaster Room, County Hall, Preston.