Decision details

Urgent action - Park application: Marple Poppy Appeals Ride of Remembrance

Decision Maker: Corporate Director (Corporate and Support Services) and Deputy Chief Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Corporate Director for Corporate & Support Services and Deputy Chief Executive has taken urgent action under the constitution to give approval to an application from Marple Area Poppy Appeal to finish the Ride of

Remembrance within Marple Memorial Park. The event will take place on Sunday 23 October 2022, permission has been requested to use the park from 1.00pm until 4.30pm to enable event set up and close down of the event. The Ride of Remembrance involves 100 motorbikes riding through the town. Money raised from the event will go to the Royal British Legion.


The Chair of the Marple Area Committee has been consulted on the proposal and has recommended that the application be approved.


The decision has been taken as urgent action as to delay the taking of the decision would provide insufficient notice for the organisers to obtain the necessary paperwork and licenses and as such, the ordinary approval process could not be followed.

Alternative options considered:


Decision Reference: ODCS72

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None

Contact: Jonathan Headlam Email: Tel: 0161 474 3142.

Publication date: 22/09/2022

Date of decision: 21/09/2022

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