Working Group – 17th December 2019

Working Group – 17th December 2019

Here’s an overview of the Kirklees Democracy Commission Working Group meeting on Tuesday 17th December 2019 at Denby Dale Pie Hall. We’ve included a video summary, information about how you can get involved, tweets, photos and the full webcast footage.


Summary of the meeting

At this meeting we discussed our new role profile for Kirklees Councillors and protocols for officers and councillors working together. Two of our Young Commissioners joined us to discuss the “Growing a stronger youth council” report from Kirklees Youth Council.

Documents and links from this meeting:


How citizens can get involved

We’re looking for people who want to get involved in growing our youth council and who want to support our young citizens with getting involved in local democracy and civic life. Please get in touch if you’d like to take part.

Contact Kirklees Youth Council

democracy seekers

We welcome your comments about our new role profile for councillors, which describes what’s involved in being a councillor in Kirklees.

New Councillor Role Profile DRAFT (PDF)

The document is a draft, and you’re welcome to email us at kirkleesdemocracy@gmail.com with comments and ideas.

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Watch the full webcast

Watch the full webcast


Tweets and photos from this meeting

View the full twitter thread


Working Group info

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