Cabinet - Wednesday 29 March 2023 10.00 am

Venue: Cabinet Suite - Shire Hall, Gloucester

Contact: Stephen Bace 

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To note any apologies for absence.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 207 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 25 January 2023 (minutes attached).


Declarations of Interest

To  declare any pecuniary or personal interests relating to specific matters on the agenda.


Please see information note (1) at the end of the agenda



Questions at Cabinet Meetings

Up to 30 minutes is allowed for this item.


Written questions


To answer any written questions from a County Councillor, (or any person living or working in the county, or is affected by the work of the County Council), about any matter which relates to any item on the agenda for this meeting.


The closing date for the receipt of written questions is 4.00 pm on Thursday 23 March 2023.


Please submit any questions to


A written answer will be provided for each written question received (to be presented to the questioner and to Cabinet (in advance of the meeting). The questions and answers will be taken as read and will not be read out at the meeting. At the discretion of the Leader of Council, each questioner ( in attendance at the meeting) will be allowed to ask one supplementary question (in response to the answer given to the original question).


A copy of all written questions and written answers circulated at the meeting will be attached to the signed copy of the minutes of the meeting.


Urgent questions


An urgent written question may be asked by a member of the public about any item on the Cabinet agenda for that meeting which the Chairperson considers could not have been reasonably submitted by the deadline for the receipt of written questions, provided he or she gives notice of the question to the Chief Executive by 12 noon the day before the meeting.

Key Decisions


Finance, Performance and Risk Monitoring Report 2022/23 pdf icon PDF 656 KB

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Gloucestershire School Places Strategy (SPS) 2023 - 2028 and its Implementation Plan pdf icon PDF 135 KB

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Sufficiency Strategy Home@theHeart: Transforming 48 London Road into a Children’s Home and Staying Close flats pdf icon PDF 212 KB

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To award a contract for the supply of an improvement partner to support the transformation programme of urgent and emergency care pdf icon PDF 479 KB

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Household Support Fund (HSF) Grant Extension (HSF4) – 1st April 2023 – 30th September 2023 pdf icon PDF 174 KB

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Support to Refugees on Homes for Ukraine (HFU) Scheme pdf icon PDF 272 KB

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The Supplemental Substance Misuse Treatment and Recovery Grant 2022 - 2025 pdf icon PDF 183 KB

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Investment of the unallocated Department for Levelling Up Housing and Communities (DLUHC) Domestic Abuse section 31 grant funding. pdf icon PDF 158 KB

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A435 Cheltenham to Bishops Cleeve Cycle Spine – Contract Procurement pdf icon PDF 145 KB

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Gloucestershire Cycle Spine: Gloucester City Centre – Contract Procurement pdf icon PDF 1 MB

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Transport Business Case development 2023/24: M5 Junction 9/A46 (Ashchurch) transport scheme & Mass rapid Transit transport scheme pdf icon PDF 281 KB

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Procurement of new vans for Gloucestershire Industrial Services (GIS) pdf icon PDF 171 KB

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Schedule of Proposed Disposals (part exempt) pdf icon PDF 112 KB

Please note: this report contains both exempt and non-exempt



To discuss the exempt information detailed in the appendices to the published report, consideration must first be given to whether the public and press should be excluded from the meeting b passing the following resolution:-

In accordance with Regulation 4 (2)(b) of the Local Authorities (Executive Arrangements) (Meetings and Access to Information) (England) Regulations 2012, consideration must be given to confirm whether members of the public and press should be excluded from the meeting for this item of business because it is likely that, if present there would be disclosure to them of exempt information as defined in Paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12 A to the Act, and the public interest in withholding the information outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information to the public.

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