Agenda, decisions and draft minutes

Cabinet
Wednesday, 17th April, 2019 7.30 pm

Venue: Council Chamber - Town Hall

Contact: Debra Marlow tel: 01708 433091  e-mail:  debra.marlow@onesource.co.uk

Items
No. Item

54.

Disclosures of Interest

Members are invited to disclose any interests in any of the items on the agenda at this point of the meeting. Members may still disclose an interest in an item at any time prior to the consideration of the matter.

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest.

55.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 178 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 13th March, 2019, and to authorise the Chairman to sign them.

Minutes:

The minutes of the Cabinet Meeting held on the 13th March, 2019 were agreed and signed by the Chair as an accurate record of the same.

56.

Implementation of the New Special Free School in Havering pdf icon PDF 286 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Cabinet:

 

  1. APPROVED the new special free school to be sited on St Edward’s Church  of England Academy site, London Road, Romford RM7 9NX

 

  1. APPROVED additional funding to Unity Schools Partnership Trust for remedial works needed at St Edward’s Church of England Academy as a result of using part of the School building for the purpose of a new free school:

 

·       Re-provision of the music block - £800,000

 

Minutes:

The Implementation of the New Special Free School in Havering report was presented to Cabinet by Councillor Robert Benham, Cabinet Lead Member for Education, Children & Families.

 

The Local Authority projected a continued increase in the number of pupils being assessed as having more complex Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND),  ...  view the full minutes text for item 56.

57.

Serious Group Violence and Knife crime strategy 2019-2022 pdf icon PDF 252 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Cabinet agreed to receive the supplementary agenda amending the report recommendations and legal implications.

 

Cabinet:

 

1.     APPROVED the Serious Group Violence and Knife Crime Strategy 2019-2022 and associated Action Plan.

 

Minutes:

The Serious Group Violence and Knife Crime Strategy 2019-2022 was presented to Cabinet by Councillor Viddy Persaud, the Cabinet Lead Member for Public Protection and Safety.

 

Cabinet agreed to receive the supplementary agenda amending the report recommendations and legal implications.

 

Havering launched its first Serious Group Violence Strategy in 2014.  ...  view the full minutes text for item 57.

58.

Violence against Women and Girls Strategy 2019-2022 pdf icon PDF 198 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Cabinet:

 

1.      APPROVED the VAWG Strategy 2019-2022

 

 

Minutes:

The Violence Against Women and Girls Strategy 2019-2022 was presented to Cabinet by Councillor Viddy Persaud, the Cabinet Lead Member for Public Protection and Safety.

 

Havering launched its first Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) Strategy in 2014. This second VAWG strategy was aligned to the MOPAC VAWG strategy launched  ...  view the full minutes text for item 58.