Decision details

Call-in of Executive Decision CAB179 'Ludworth School Expansion'

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Approval is sought for the final determination regarding the proposed expansion of Ludworth Primary School to 2 forms of entry.


The Cabinet considered a referral from the Corporate, Resource Management & Governance Scrutiny Committee asking it to reconsider its previous decision (CAB179) in relation to the expansion of Ludworth School.


The Cabinet noted the referral by the Corporate, Resource Management & Governance Scrutiny Committee and reaffirmed the following:-


·           the outcome of the consultation exercise undertaken in relation to the expansion of Ludworth Primary School be noted, and the approval given to its expansion from a 1.5 form entry to a 2 form entry (subject to planning permission)

·           the Deputy Chief Executive be requested to ensure appropriate agencies undertake enforcement of existing traffic regulation orders in the vicinity of the school


The Cabinet further agreed that:


·           the relevant Cabinet Members and officers be recommended to investigate and where practicable and appropriate, and where resources were available, to implement the schedule of mitigation measures included within Section 9.6 of the report, subject to any necessary consultations, firstly as part of any planning application submitted by the Council to the Planning Authority and secondly in the formulation and determination of any package of traffic regulation orders subsequently drawn up to mitigate against its impact.

Alternative options considered:


Wards Affected: Marple North;

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: An equality impact assessment will be provided with the report.

Decision Reference: CAB186 (179)

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None

Forward Plan Reference: EDU 6

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Consultation has been undertaken with ward cllrs, MP, parents/carers of pupils and future pupils, staff, governors, local residents and other interested parties.

Contact: Charlotte Cordingley Email: Tel: 0161 474 4240.

Report author: Michelle Booth

Publication date: 21/08/2019

Date of decision: 20/08/2019

Decided at meeting: 20/08/2019 - Cabinet

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