Budget Conversation

The council has now published its budget proposals – read about them here.  You can also watch a live webcast as the council meets to set its budget on 22 February 2011 from 14:00.

You can see the initial Budget Conversation (403 responses) here

We have now published detailed information on major spend and service areas:

This is a complicated issue  and so we have tried to present the information in an understandable way to enable people to give informed  views.  We would ask that you consider all the information prior to commenting on any of our service areas.  You can comment under any of the major service areas.


The City Council’s Cabinet and senior staff have considered the ideas submitted in the Budget Conversation.

See responses to some of the ideas, and the suggestions we will be taking forward on the ‘Results’ page.