A prioritisation framework is used by Councillors to decide and rank in
order the issues that are considered to be most in need of scrutiny.
Issues are considered by committees that meet every six weeks - the
Overview & Scrutiny Board (scrutinising issues such as regeneration &
employment, education matters, crime and disorder and health issues), and the
Performance & Value for Money Select Committee that makes sure Council
services are value for money.
You can find out more about how scrutiny works on the Centre for Public