Scarborough and Whitby Area Constituency Committee - Friday, 3rd December, 2021 10.30 am

Venue: Remote meeting held via Microsoft Teams

Contact: Melanie Carr  Email:

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Introductions & Apologies for Absence


Minutes of the meeting held on 17 September 2021 pdf icon PDF 357 KB


Declarations of Interest


Public Questions & Statements

Members of the public may ask questions or make statements at this meeting if they have given notice and provided the text to Melanie Carr of Democratic Services (contact details below) no later than midday on Tuesday 30th November 2021. 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.



Briefing on Temporary Closure of Esk Ward at Cross Lane Hospital, Scarborough pdf icon PDF 136 KB

Purpose: Briefing from Tees, Esk & Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust on the temporary closure of the 13 bed in-patient unit for people with mental health conditions who are of working age


Rural Policing Update

Purpose:  To provide an update on the work of the Rural Taskforce across the Constituency area.


Schools, Educational Achievement & Finance pdf icon PDF 465 KB

Purpose: To provide an update on the local educational landscape, educational achievement and the financial challenges affecting schools in the Scarborough & Whitby constituency committee area.


Whitby Swing Bridge Update pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Purpose: To update Members on maintenance issues regarding Whitby Swing Bridge


Scarborough & Whitby Area Constituency Committee Work Programme 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 279 KB

Additional documents:


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

Contact Details

Enquiries relating to this agenda please contact Melanie Carr Tel: 01609 533849 or e-mail: