Decision details

Ward Flexibility Funding - Friends of Shahnameh

Decision Maker: Stepping Hill Area Committee

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Area Committee has given approval to an application received from Friends of Shahnameh for a grant of £90 from the Ward Flexibility Budget (Hazel Grove ward allocation) towards the cost of a half a day festival on 15 May 2022 ‘Celebrating Diversity’ to help people integrate in the society and come out of isolation, connecting with each other. The festival would be a half a day festival / celebration for over 200 people with talks, music and Q&A sessions, reading poetry in English and Persian, so language barrier in Persian speaking communities will be addressed.

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Decision Reference: ACEDSH510

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None

Contact: Georgia Latham, Corporate and Support Services Email: Tel: 0161 474 3229.

Publication date: 22/06/2022

Date of decision: 21/06/2022

Decided at meeting: 21/06/2022 - Stepping Hill Area Committee

Effective from: 29/06/2022

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