Leader of the Opposition Group


Shadows the Leader of the Council:


Portfolio: Leader of the Council


The Leader of the Council provides strategic and political leadership to the authority, and leads in its relations with government, other public bodies, partner organisations and the media and is responsible for encouraging and promoting the prosperity of the District by developing local entrepreneurship, inward investment and community regeneration. 



Main Areas of Responsibility


            ·          Leadership

            ·          Policy Co-ordination and Development

            ·          Partnership Development

            ·          Communications

            ·          Community Strategy

            ·          Corporate Plan

            ·          Strategic Budget Co-ordination

            ·          Economic Development

            ·          Regeneration

            ·          Special Projects

·                    Armed Forces Champion



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