All local residents are welcome to attend the Community Engagement Group where you will have the opportunity at the beginning of each meeting to discuss your ideas or ask questions of the Council during the half-hour ‘Have your say’ session. Ideas and questions submitted in advance will have discussion priority. This is a key strategic committee used to help set the overall direction of the Council. Responsible for communicating and consulting with local residents and all other relevant stakeholders to deliver better services and projects.This committee meets every two months and is made up of 6 councillors and can co-opt up-to 6 individuals from the local community. The committee can create working groups for developing and researching activities and projects.This committee’s responsibilities include co-ordinating annual Christmas lights and the bi-annual flowering baskets.