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Councillor Helen Bowden

Ward: Hyde Newton

Annual Report of Activities 2015/16

Participation at Council Meetings and Panels

I have attended Council Meetings. I have also attended CLP and Labour Group Meetings.

I have held the positions Junior Whip and Deputy Chair of the Statutory and External Partners Scrutiny Panel.

I have attended working groups and have also attended Place Scrutiny Panels. I have also sat on the joint Scrutiny Panel with other local authorities.

I have been a member of the Local Development Group and attended Community Safety Meetings.

Participation at District Assemblies

I have attended all meetings of the Hyde District Assembly.

Participation on Outside Bodies and Partnerships

I am a member of the Newton Steering Group, Newton Women’s Group, PACT, Bennett Street Management Committee, Werneth Low Joint Committee, the Royal British Legion and the Stalybridge and Hyde CLP Women’s Group

I have attended meetings and worked in partnership with the local Police and New Charter Housing Trust.

I have also attended Ward Party and Co-op Meetings.

Constituency Work

I have enjoyed working with and for the constituents of Newton. I have especially enjoyed working with young people with learning disabilities and with the local Police to combat anti-social behaviour. I attended the Remembrance Services and Parades, Whit Walks and Lantern Parades in Newton.

Training and Development

I have enjoyed attending the Member Training and Development sessions.

Achievements during the Year

I have supported many youth events throughout the year and I have attended meetings of the Newton Women’s Group and worked with them to get funding.