Notice of a public meeting of

Selby and Ainsty Area Constituency Committee




Councillors Karl Arthur, John Cattanach (Vice-Chair), Mark Crane, Melanie Davis (Chair), Stephanie Duckett, Tim Grogan, Mike Jordan, Andrew Lee, Cliff Lunn, John McCartney, Bob Packham, Andy Paraskos, Kirsty Poskitt, Jack Proud, Steve Shaw-Wright, Arnold Warneken, Robert Windass, Nathan Hull and Keane Duncan.


Friday, 13th January, 2023


10.00 am


Selby District Council Offices, Council Chamber, Doncaster Road, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8 9FT






Chair's Welcome, Introductions and Apologies






Budget Briefing - The Corporate Director, Strategic Resources will provide a presentation on the Council's budget position for 2023/24 and going forward - the presentation will be provided virtually






Minutes of the Meeting held on 19th October 2022


(Pages 3 - 14)




Declarations of Interest






Public Questions or Statements




Members of the public may ask questions or make statements at this meeting if they

have given notice and provided the text to Steve Loach of Democratic Services (contact details below) no later than midday on Tuesday 10 January 2023. Each speaker should limit themselves to 3 minutes on any item. Members of the public who have given notice will be invited to speak:


• at this point in the meeting if their questions/statements relate to matters which

are not otherwise on the Agenda (subject to an overall time limit of 30 minutes);


• when the relevant Agenda item is being considered if they wish to speak on a

matter which is on the Agenda for this meeting.


If you are exercising your right to speak at this meeting, but do not wish to be recorded, please inform the Chairman who will instruct those taking a recording to cease whilst you speak.





20s Plenty - To provide an opportunity for Members to discuss the development of the 20s Plenty speed reduction initiative within local communities.






Local Bus Services - To provide an update on any issues that have arisen in respect of local bus services since the previous meeting.






Schools, educational achievement and finance - To inform Members of the local educational landscape, educational achievement and the financial challenges which affect schools in the Selby & Ainsty constituency committee area - (Report of the Corporate Director, Children and Young People Services)


(Pages 15 - 30)




Cost of Living Crisis - To consider a report on how the Stronger Communities Team is assisting local communities with the Cost of Living Crisis - (Report of Stronger Communities)


(Pages 31 - 40)




Work Programme 2022-23 - (Report of the Assistant Chief Executive, Legal and Democratic Services)


(Pages 41 - 46)




Update Report of Local Constituency MP, Nigel Adams - Report to follow






Other business which the Chairman agrees should be considered as a matter of urgency because of special circumstances.






Barry Khan

Assistant Chief Executive

(Legal and Democratic Services)

County Hall



January 2023



For enquiries relating to this agenda please contact Steve Loach Tel: 01609 532216 or e-mail:






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