Labour & Cooperative Councillor for Caversham

Ayo is honoured to represent Caversham as a Labour and Cooperative Councillor and is thankful to everyone who voted in the local elections (02.05.19), whoever they voted for as she believe it’s so important to take part in democracy. See the election results here. 

She is excited to continue actively working for the community.  Blogging is one of the ways she will share her activities as your councillor.


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Committees & Panels 

Councillors sit on committees and panels representing the local communities they represent. Ayo sits on the following:

  1. Planning Application Committee – Vice Chair

The Planning Applications Committee is set up under Sections 101 and 102 of the Local Government Act 1972, to be responsible for all functions relating to town and country planning and development control specified in the Local Authorities (Functions and Responsibilities) Regulations, 2000, and other functions indicated in the table in Part 3 of the Constitution.

2. Adult Social Care, Children’s Services and Education Committee

The Adult Social Care, Children’s Services and Education Committee is responsible for the statutory and non-statutory functions relating to Adult Social Care, Children’s Services, Education and Health and setting the policy framework for those functions for which the Committee is responsible.

3. Parenting Panel

A panel to address the needs of looked after children in Reading Borough Council

For more information on committees, please see Reading Borough Council Page here.

Watch this space for updates on Cllr Sokale activities. 


Councillor Blog posts:

  1. Election Campaign 
  2. https://ayosokale.com/2019/05/26/you-elected-me-whats-next/
  3. https://ayosokale.com/2019/12/31/you-elected-me-2/
  4. You Elected me (3)