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Balanced budget proposal for BCP Council

A balanced budget for 2019/20 has been recommended for the Shadow Authority Executive to consider ahead of the launch of the new BCP Council. The budget has been prepared having taken into account the financial plans developed by the four Delivery Boards – Adults, Children’s, Place and Corporate – working towards a single Medium Term… Continue reading Balanced budget proposal for BCP Council

Proposed Director of Children’s Services for BCP Council announced

The recommendation on the appointment of the new Director for Children’s Services for BCP Council has been announced. The Senior Appointments Committee has recommended Judith Ramsden following an external and robust recruitment process. Judith has previously held the position as Director of People Services (DCS and DAS) at Wokingham Borough Council, has been a Strategic… Continue reading Proposed Director of Children’s Services for BCP Council announced

Notice of appointment of a Local Auditor to the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Authority

Under Section 8 (2) of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, this Authority must publish a notice relating to the appointment of its Local Auditor. Public Sector Audit Appointments Limited (PSAA) is responsible for appointing an auditor to principal local government and police bodies that have chosen to opt into its national auditor appointment… Continue reading Notice of appointment of a Local Auditor to the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Authority

Proposed Directors for the new BCP Council announced

In the next exciting step for Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole (BCP) Council, the recommended appointments for the Tier 2 Directors have been announced. The Senior Appointments Committee has put forward recommendations for Director roles following an internal recruitment process. Jan Thurgood has been recommended for the role for Director of Adult Social Care. Jan is… Continue reading Proposed Directors for the new BCP Council announced

Ward boundaries finalised for new BCP Council

Ward boundaries for the new Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council have been published by the Local Government Boundary Commission for England. From 1 April 2019 Dorset's existing nine councils will be disbanded and two new unitary councils will be created. Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole (BCP) Council will be established and the other six councils in… Continue reading Ward boundaries finalised for new BCP Council