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Heart of the South West Devolution Programme Management
Stuart Brown from Mendip District Council has agreed to be the Chief Executive lead for the Resilience and Connectivity theme.
- A communications officers group met for the
first time this week to discuss how best to coordinate communications activity.
Preparing our bid
In recent weeks, and until 13th
November, our theme leads will be working across the area to produce outline
proposals for discussion and refinement. After that, a first draft will be
produced and mock ‘Challenge Sessions’ will be held to test our proposals.
- In the meantime, local authorities are preparing
their Forward Plans to give the bid proper time to go through their