Finance Scrutiny Working Group - Thursday, 15th March, 2018 5.30 p.m.

The Agenda for this meeting will be published 5 clear working days before the scheduled date of the meeting. The Minutes and Decisions for this meeting will normally be published within 9 working days following the date of the meeting.

Note: this does not apply to Scrutiny Working Groups or Scrutiny Commissioners meetings, please contact the relevant Scrutiny Officer for more information on the work programme for these Groups.

Venue: Brooks Room, Council Offices, Narborough

Contact: Linda McBean  0116 272 7708

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Apologies for absence


Consider notes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 70 KB


Leisure Procurement - options and next steps pdf icon PDF 87 KB

To consider a presentation from Jon Wells, Leisure & Regulatory Services Group Manager.


Council Office Refurbishment pdf icon PDF 79 KB

To consider a report from Phil Diffey, Property & Assets Service Manager.


New Lubbesthorpe pdf icon PDF 133 KB

To consider responses to member questions raised at the last meeting:-


a)    GP provision in Blaby North Area - Leicestershire County Council Health Overview & Scrutiny Committee report of the 22 January 2018.


b)    New Lubbesthorpe development - travel and welcome packs.


c)    Lubbesthorpe: response to member questions – Planning & Economic Development Manager

Additional documents:


Income Generation pdf icon PDF 210 KB

Identify income generation opportunities for possible further investigation and examination.  Information and examples for discussion:-


·        Bolsover Borough Council

·        Wokingham Borough Council

·        West Lindsey District Council

·        Merton Borough Council

·        Income Generation opportunity - suggestion from Cllr Denney

·        Local Government: commercial property investments briefing paper – 16 February 2018


Additional documents:


Scrutiny Work Evaluation DOCX 19 KB

Use assessment framework to assess outcomes and areas for improvement for:-

·        Budget Scrutiny

·        Income Generation Work Programme

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Date of the next meeting - to be confirmed