The Leader and Deputy Leader of the council Find out about the leader and deputy leader and what their roles are at the council. Cabinet members See members of the cabinet and view their portfolio of roles and responsibilities. Political balance Find out how many councillors make up each political party or council committee. Forward plan You can search the council's forward plans by date, responsible ward and department. How we make decisions See how the council makes decisions, who is involved, and view past decisions. The Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress Find out about the Lord Mayor, the Lady Mayoress and responsibilities. The Lord Mayor's diary See which events the Lord Mayor and Sheriff are attending. Freedom of the City See the list of people that have been awarded the Freedom of the City honour. Parish councils Find out which parish you belong to by area in the district.