Decisions

Use the below search options at the bottom of the page to find information regarding recent executive decisions that have been taken by the council’s executive decision making bodies, such as the Cabinet Meeting, individual Cabinet Members, Area Committees or the Council Meeting itself.

Decisions published

21/09/2022 - Urgent action - Park Application: Brabyns Park Bonfire & Fireworks Display ref: 5823    Recommendations Approved

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

Decision published: 22/09/2022

Effective from: 21/09/2022

Decision:

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 Scouts and Girlguiding to hold their annual Bonfire and Fireworks Display at Brabyns Park on Saturday 5 November 2022. The event will run from 7pm until 9pm on the 5 November 2022. However, the organiser will require access from 8am on the 5 November 2022 to set up and will vacate the site at 10am on the 6 November 2022 after completing a litter pick. There will be an entrance fee payable, tickets will be available prior to the event and will be £8 for adults and £4 for kids. First Aid will be provided by Kinder Scout Mountain Rescue Team and all proceeds will go to the Girlguiding and Scouting Marple Districts.

 

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

Lead officer: Jonathan Headlam


21/09/2022 - Urgent action - Park application: Marple Poppy Appeals Ride of Remembrance ref: 5822    Recommendations Approved

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

Decision published: 22/09/2022

Effective from: 21/09/2022

Decision:

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.

Lead officer: Jonathan Headlam


21/09/2022 - Urgent Action - Park application: ‘Wilder Weekend’ Event at Heaton Norris Park ref: 5821    Recommendations Approved

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

Decision published: 22/09/2022

Effective from: 21/09/2022

Decision:

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 Cheshire Wildlife Trust to host a two day event in Heaton Norris Park on Saturday 24 September and Sunday 25 September, subject to the organiser obtaining appropriate papers, event plans, health & safety documentation, licenses, insurances and any fees and charges that apply.

The Chair of the Central Stockport 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 the event is due to take place in advance of the next meeting of the Area Committee and as such, the ordinary approval process could not be followed.

Lead officer: Charlotte Griffin


15/09/2022 - Ward Flexibility Funding – ST4ND Youth and Community Organisation ref: 5820    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Head of Service & Monitoring Officer (Legal and Democratic Governance)

Decision published: 21/09/2022

Effective from: 15/09/2022

Decision:

The Strategic Head of Service (Legal & Democratic Governance) has given approval to an application from ST4ND Youth and Community Organisation for a grant of £984.20 from the Ward Flexibility Fund budget (£492.10 each from the Davenport & Cale Green and Edgeley & Cheadle Heath ward allocations) towards the cost of purchasing an iPad and launch a website to enable digital inclusion of the organisation enhance our communication and marketing strategy regarding the work they currently offer to support young people in and around the SK3 area.

The ward councillors have been consulted on this grant allocation and are in agreement that it be made.

Lead officer: Charlotte Griffin


15/09/2022 - Ward Flexibility Funding – Renew Stockport – Iranian Community Support ref: 5819    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Head of Service & Monitoring Officer (Legal and Democratic Governance)

Decision published: 21/09/2022

Effective from: 15/09/2022

Decision:

The Strategic Head of Service (Legal & Democratic Governance) has given approval to an application from Renew Stockport for a grant of £700 from the Ward Flexibility Fund budget (£200 each from the Davenport and Cale Green, Edgeley and Cheadle Heath and Manor wards, and £100 from the Brinnington and Central ward) towards the cost of training amateur actors (refugees and asylum seekers) to perform a drama for Farsi speakers in Stockport to support the refugee community to keep in touch with their Persian culture and prevent social isolation.

The ward councillors have been consulted on this grant allocation and are in agreement that it be made.

Lead officer: Charlotte Griffin


13/09/2022 - Ward Flexibility Funding – African and Caribbean Community Association ref: 5818    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Service Director (Legal & Democratic Services)

Decision published: 21/09/2022

Effective from: 13/09/2022

Decision:

The Strategic Head of Service (Legal & Democratic Governance) has given approval to an application from African and Caribbean Community Association for a grant of £194.56 from the Ward Flexibility Fund budget (£46.16 each from the Davenport and Cale Green, Edgeley and Cheadle Heath and Manor wards, and £56.14 from the Brinnington and Central ward) towards the cost of printing costs of the association’s newsletter ‘The Advocate’ which is the only free black magazine in the Borough. The newsletter shares news that positively impacts the community, news about the covid-19 pandemic and positive information and direct messages from the government, NHS, local authority and all relevant statutory agencies.

The ward councillors have been consulted on this grant allocation and are in agreement that it be made.

Lead officer: Charlotte Griffin