The Executive is responsible for all key decisions and the strategic management of services and acts in line with the policy framework and budget of the Council.
It consists of the Leader of the Council and 9 other Executive Councillors, each of whom holds an Executive Portfolio.
Most important decisions are made by the Executive collectively, although Executive Councillors can take some decisions individually within their area of responsibility.
Details of the names and Portfolio of each member of the Executive are set out below:
Councillor Andrew Western (Leader of the Council)
Councillor Catherine Hynes (Deputy Leader) – Children’s Social Care
Councillor Stephen Adshead – Environment, Air Quality and Climate Change
Councillor Jane Baugh – Culture and Leisure
Councillor Mike Freeman – Public Safety, Governance and Reform
Councillor Joanne Harding – Adult Social Care
Councillor Tom Ross – Finance and Investment
Councillor Jane Slater – Health, Wellbeing and Equalities
Councillor Graham Whitham – Communities and Partnerships
Councillor James Wright – Housing and Regeneration
Any person wishing to photograph, film or audio-record a public meeting are requested to inform Democratic Services in order that necessary arrangements can be made for the meeting.
Please contact the Democratic Services Officer named below if you intend to do this or have any queries.
Support officer: Jo Maloney.
Phone: 0161 912 4298