Wednesday evening saw a meeting of the council's audit and regulatory
committee, which considered reports on data quality audit, internal audit,
who should recommend the appointment of the mayor and deputy mayor to the
The meeting also considered a report on the appointment of next year's mayor
and deputy mayor, which will mostly likely be a member of the conservative
group and will be named / decided at the December council meeting.
A further report on the appointment of members and substitutes to restore it
to the system used previously along with consideration of a report on
outside bodies, which followed on from the concerns raised at the Council
meeting in September.