Open Council Working Party


Matthew Bird

Stephen Catlin

James Herbert

Imogen Makepeace

Dr Wendy Maples

Ruth O’Keeffe

Shirley-Anne Sains

Jonathan Vernon

Richard Waring

Kate Wood


This working party exists to identify methods for improved public engagement and greater provision of information to residents of Lewes.

• A review of information sharing and the methods used to share key events and policy developments
• consideration of good practice on methods of online deliberation and social media, such as on key town-wide issues
• identifying ways to provide more joined up support for community engagement in and around council-owned buildings

Agendas and Minutes


26 Sep 2019
14 Jul 2020
7 Dec 2020
29 Mar 2021
23 Aug 2021
20 Sep 2021

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