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Public accountability meeting – 24 November 2022

The focus of this month’s meetings

12:30-2:00pm – North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service

  • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)– An update on progress to increase diversity, promote inclusion and create a fair an equal place to work.

2:30pm – 4:00pm – North Yorkshire Police 

  • Customer Contact/FCR – To understand how the North Yorkshire Police plan to provide an appropriate and timely response to the public demand/call.

Ask your question on this month’s hot topics

The full procedure for asking questions at this meeting is available here: Procedure for public questions

  • To ask a question in advance 
    Send your question to info@northyorkshire-pfcc.gov.uk before the day of the meeting. Please include your name and address with your question.
  • To ask a question during the meeting using Twitter
    To ask a question during the live broadcast, post your question on Twitter using #NYscrutiny
  • Not all questions may be able to be used, but they will inform the Commissioner’s questioning and the general discussion.

12:30 – 2:00pm – North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service – Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)

An update on progress to increase diversity, promote inclusion and create a fair an equal place to work.

Attendees

  • Zoë Metcalfe – Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner
  • Jonathan Dyson – Chief Fire Officer, NYFRS
  • Mat Walker – Deputy Chief Fire Officer, NYFRS
  • Simon Dennis – Chief Executive Officer, Office of the PFCC
  • Jenni Newberry – Assistant Commissioner, Office of the PFCC
  • James Manning – Area Manager – Head of Assurance, NYFRS
  • Sarah Arnott – Interim Director for Public Trust and Confidence, Office of the PFCC
  • Vicky Booty – Project Manager Delivery and Assurance, Office of the PFCC
  • Marinder Kaur– Talent & Diversity Lead, Enable NY
  • Tony Peel – Group Manager, NYFRS

Thematic presentation:

  • Jonathan Dyson – Chief Fire Officer, NYFRS

Performance update:

  • James Manning – Area Manager – Head of Assurance, NYFRS

Agenda

Time Item Lead
1 12:30 Attendance and introductions Chair
2 12:32 Minutes of previous meeting and Actions All
3 12:35 Public questions Chair
4 12:40 Presentation Fire
5 13:20 Performance Update Fire
6 13:50 Public questions Chair
7 13:55 Any other business All
8 14:00 Meeting ends

Meeting papers

Public questions

  • Mr Peacock – Northallerton
    To “increase” EDI in this county would necessitate positive discrimination. Does the Fire Service confirm that this is intended?

Watch live

  • YouTube: https://youtu.be/kUxPDdDLt2w
  • Commissioner’s website: https://bit.ly/PAMNov2022

2:30 – 4:00pm – North Yorkshire Police – Customer Contact/FCR

To understand how the North Yorkshire Police plan to provide an appropriate and timely response to the public demand/call.

YorkMix Radio 0700 News Friday 25th November

Attendees

  • Chair – Zoë Metcalfe, North Yorkshire Police Fire and Crime Commissioner
  • Lisa Winward – NYP Chief Constable
  • Mabs Hussain – NYP Deputy Chief Constable
  • Simon Dennis – Chief Executive and Monitoring Officer, OPFCC
  • Jenni Newberry – Assistant Commissioner, OPFCC
  • Elliot Foskett – NYP Assistant Chief Constable
  • Mike Walker – NYP Assistant Chief Constable
  • Fiona Willey – NYP Supt Customer Contact
  • Sarah Arnott – Interim Director for Public Trust and Confidence, OPFCC
  • Vicky Booty – Project Manager Delivery and Assurance, OPFCC
  • John Mackfall – Unison Branch Secretary

Thematic presentation:

  • Mike Walker – NYP Assistant Chief Constable
  • Fiona Willey – NYP Supt Customer Contact

Performance update:

  • Mike Walker – NYP Assistant Chief Constable
  • Fiona Willey – NYP Supt Customer Contact

Agenda

Time Item Lead
1 14:30 Attendance and introductions Chair
2 14:32 Minutes of previous meeting and Actions All
3 14:35 Public questions Chair
4 14:40  Presentation Police
5 15:20 Performance update Police
6 15:50 Public questions Chair
7 15:55 Any other business All
8 16:00 Meeting ends

Meeting papers

Public questions

 

Watch live

YouTube: https://youtu.be/AYRk4tMPK0A

Commissioner’s website: https://bit.ly/PAMNov2022