Issue details

Wellbeing and Finance Overview & Scrutiny Panel Review – Healthy Eating, Activity and Exercise

To consider the outcomes of the review which scrutinised the current provision of weight management services, healthy eating, activity and exercise levels within Bracknell Forest in order to contribute to the Council Plan and provide constructive, evidence based input into the development of a health and wellbeing strategy that fulfils the Council’s legal obligations and provides effective and sustainable services to residents of the Borough.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 13/03/2020

Decision due: 4 Jan 2021 by Executive Member for Adult Services, Health and Housing

Lead member: Councillor Malcolm Tullett, Chairman of Adult Social Care, Health and Housing Overview and Scrutiny Panel

Lead director: Executive Director: People

Department: Delivery

Contact: Kirstine Berry, Governance & Scrutiny Officer Email:

Consultation process

Review of evidence submitted and meetings


As part of the review process the Wellbeing and Finance Overview & Scrutiny Panel consulted with:
• Executive Member for Adult Services, Health and Housing.
• Public Health Bracknell: Interim Public Health Programme Manager and Consultant in Public Health
• Leisure Services Manager
• Bracknell Contract Manager, Everyone Active.
• Partnership Development Manager
• Interim Assistant Director for Mental Health and Out of Hours Service
• Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) representatives

Making Representations: In writing to Kevin Gibbs,Executive Director: Delivery

Financial Impact: Resource impact of recommendations will be assessed as part of the review process.

Document(s) to be considered: Wellbeing and Finance Overview and Scrutiny Panel - Healthy Eating, Activity and Exercise report