Scarborough and Whitby Area Constituency Committee

Work Programme 2023/24


Friday 9 June 2023 at 10.30am



Healthy Child Service

An overview of the work of the Healthy Child Service in the Scarborough and Whitby constituency from Emma Lonsdale and Gill Kelly (HAS)

Environment Agency Update

Update on the monitoring of bathing waters in the constituency area and work to improve water quality from Claire Campbell and Claire Barrow (Environment Agency)

Update on former indoor swimming pool site, Scarborough

To outline proposals for NYC to facilitate development of the former indoor Swimming Pool and obtain feedback from Alex Richards (Economic Development & Regeneration)


Area Constituency Committees in the new North Yorkshire Council

An update on the ways Area Constituency Committees may work going forward from Daniel Harry (Democratic Services)

2023/24 Work Programme

Review of areas for Scrutiny

Friday 22 September 2023



Verbal Update on Scarborough Hospital Performance 

A further performance update for Scarborough hospital from Simon Morritt (CEO York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust) and Heather McNair (Chief Nurse, York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust)

Health in Coastal Communities / Health Deprivation & Inequality

Progress Update on Chief Medical Officer Annual Report on Health in Coastal Communities - Louise Wallace (Director of Public Health), Natalie Smith (Head of HAS Population Health Planning) and Dan Atkinson (Public Health Manager).

Stronger Communities Update                                                           


Bi-annual update from Karen Atkinson, Stronger Communities Team

Community Resilience

To update members on the work of the Resilience and Emergencies team, and to provide details to committee members of the Elected Members Emergency Handbook - Matt Robinson (Head of Resilience and Emergencies)

2023/24 Work Programme


Review of areas for Scrutiny

Friday 1 December 2023

Attendance of MP Robert Goodwill

Not yet confirmed - Opportunity for the RT Hon Sir Robert Goodwill MP to share his views on main issues of local interest

Rural Policing Update

Annual Update from the NYP Rural Taskforce Unit

Schools, Educational Achievement &


An overview of the local educational landscape, educational achievement and the financial challenges which affect schools in the Scarborough & Whitby constituency area

2023/24 Work Programme

Review of areas for Scrutiny

Monday 8 January 2024 at 10:30am - Remote Informal Meeting

Budget 2024/25 Proposals

Overview of Budget proposals for 2024/25 – Gary Fielding, Director of Strategic Resources

2023/24 Work Programme

Review of areas for Scrutiny

22 March 2024



Draft 2024/25 Work Programme

Review of areas for Scrutiny









Other topics to be allocated:

·         Aging Population – provision and accessibility to locally based services

·         The cost of housing and other housing related issues e.g. Cost of Living, Fuel Poverty and the future Homelessness service provision;

·         Reduction in Bus Services and its impact on residents’ lives;

·         The set up of a new Town Council (pending the outcome of the Community Governance Review proposals)

·         Economic regeneration projects in the constituency

A suggestion of a task and finish group on SEND provision in Scarborough made at the March 2023 meeting is to be explored, led by the Children and Families Overview and Scrutiny Committee.