Agenda

Venue: The Town Hall, Banbury Town Council, Bridge Street, Banbury OX16 5QB

Contact: Julie Dean Tel: 07393 001089  Email: julie.dean@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence and Temporary Appointments

2.

Declarations of Interest - see guidance note on the back page

3.

Purpose and Outline of the Meeting

The Committee wishes to hear the views of all those with an interest in proposals to permanently change obstetric services at the Horton General Hospital. The purpose of this meeting is to inform the Committee’s future scrutiny of proposals and to ensure recommendations of the Secretary of State and the Independent Reconfiguration Panel (IRP) are comprehensively addressed.

 

During the day the Committee hopes to hear from all those interested, including:

 

·         MPs and local councillors

·         Healthwatch organisations in the area

·         NHS England

·         Relevant commissioners and providers of services across the area in question (e.g. Ambulance Services)

·         Mothers / families who have been affected, and will be affected, by proposals

·         Campaign groups

 

The Chairman will outline the principles and management of the meeting, including the programme and the timetable of speakers, further details of which, if available, will be published prior to the meeting.

4.

Committee to hear the views of interested parties

From 10:10 to 12:30 the Committee hears the views of interested parties.

 

At 12:30 to 13:15 the Committee will break for lunch.

 

From 13:15 to 16:00 the Committee hears the views of interested parties.

 

From 16:00 to 16:30 the Committee will break for tea.

 

From 16:30 to 18:00 the Committee hears the views of interested parties.

 

18:00 – close of meeting