Decision details

Improvements to Priestwood Community Centre

Decision Maker: Executive Member for Culture, Delivery and Public Protection

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To commit £2,368 for improvement to Priestwood Community Centre.


That  expenditure of £2,368 from S106 contributions on the Priestwood Community Centre.

Reasons for the decision:

1.     To make improvements to one of the meeting rooms at Priestwood Community Centre


2.     This project will directly support four of the Councils strategic objectives,

·        Value for money

Community involvement and the use of volunteers in the delivery of council services has increased

·        People live active and healthy lifestyles

Numbers of adults and young people participating in leisure and sport has increased

·        A clean, green, growing and sustainable place

Appropriate infrastructure development is completed to support housing growth including; Warfield Link Road, Coral Reef Junction, Jennett’s Park, town centre

·        Strong, safe, supportive and self-reliant communities

High levels of community cohesion are maintained


Alternative options considered:

None, not to do anything with the room would mean it would remain mainly unused

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Wards Affected: Priestwood and Garth;

Financial Impact: To spend £2,368 of S106 monies

Declarations: None

Subject to Urgent Proceedings: No

Making Representations: In writing to the Head of Transformation & Engagement

Other reasons / organisations consulted

By email


Priestwood Community Association

Contact: Lesley Doyle, Community Development Officer Email: Tel: 01344 352218.

Publication date: 03/02/2020

Date of decision: 03/02/2020

Effective from: 12/02/2020

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