Information about the role of SACRE, who sits on SACRE, who chairs it, when are the meetings, are meetings open to the public, can members of the public speak and viewing the agenda and minutes.
The role of the Standing Advisory Council on Religious Education (SACRE) is as follows:
SACRE membership is made up of four groups:
Representatives from Christian denominations and other religions reflecting the principal religious traditions of the area.
Church of England representatives.
Teacher Association representatives.
East Riding of Yorkshire Council elected Members.
Meetings are chaired by Councillor Philip Davison.
Meetings take place on a termly basis.
Yes. Meetings are open to the public but there may be some matters which will be considered in private. During such situations members of the public will be asked to leave the meeting at this point. The circumstances under which we can consider matters in private are tightly controlled by law.
Yes, new legislation means that you can film, record, take photos and use social media during open meetings. For more information please visit the photography, filming and social media use page.
No. Members of the public are not permitted to ask questions at meetings.
Agendas and reports are placed on public deposit three clear working days before each meeting and can be viewed by selecting the relevant agenda below.
Reports containing exempt or confidential matters will not, however, be available.
Minutes can be viewed by selecting the relevant minute below:
Please note: agendas and minutes of meetings prior to those available online may be obtained by contacting the Senior Committee Manager, Iain Edmiston:
Telephone: (01482) 393208
East Riding of Yorkshire Council Democratic Services County Hall Beverley HU17 9BA
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