Beating Coronavirus Together

Today I attended the monthly Covid-19 Engagement Board, which is chaired by the Mayor. The engagement board was first formed a year ago as a response to the acceleration of the Covid-19 pandemic, with the recognition that a long-term coordinated response was required. To ensure that the board was established with democratic accountability baked-in theContinue reading “Beating Coronavirus Together”

Economic Prosperity

This evening saw the (informal) re-commencement of sub-committees, following a short break for the local elections. I currently sit on four sub-committees: Economic Prosperity, Children, Education & Skills, Housing, and the Health & Wellbeing Board (which technically isn’t a sub-committee, but…) Tonight was the Economic Prosperity sub-committee, which considers all aspects of the economic lifeContinue reading “Economic Prosperity”