Decision details

Covid-19: Shielding and supporting the vulnerable: Coronavirus response hub next steps and Volunteer Shopping Service through ‘OnHand’

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


1.         To agree implementation of the phased approach for reducing the Council’s direct provision of food and supplies, as set out in paragraph 6.


2.         To agree to using OnHand to support provision of a shopping service.


3.         To agree to spending £50,000 to procure their services.


4.         To note that this service will act to transition away from the emergency food distribution operation.


Urgent item?: Yes

Publication date: 14/05/2020

Date of decision: 14/05/2020

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