Venue: Council Chamber, Civic Centre, Hanbury Road, Pontypool, NP4 6YB
Contact: Rachel Beale Senior Business Support Officer (Democratic Services)
Attendance / Presenoldeb
Executive Members (with Portfolios):
Anthony Hunt - Leader
Richard Clark – Deputy Leader
Fiona Cross – Executive Member, Environment
David Daniels – Executive Member Communities, Housing & Anti-Poverty
Alan Jones – Executive Member Business, Tourism, Leisure & Culture
Mandy Owen – Executive Member Children & Young People
David Yeowell – Executive Member for Education and Life Long Learning
Nigel Aurelius – Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)
Rachel Beale - Senior Business Support Officer (Democratic Services)
James Griffin - Head of Transformation and Improvement
Delyth Harries – Monitoring Officer and Assistant Chief Legal Officer
Rachel Jowitt – Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning and Public Protection
Dermot McChrystal – Chief Officer, Education
Lyndon Puddy – Head of Public Services Support Unit
Keith Rutherford – Chief Officer, Social Care and Housing
Geraint Thomas - Senior Business Support Officer (Democratic Services)
Alison Ward – Chief Executive
In the Public Gallery:
Councillor Elizabeth Haynes
Councillor Robert Kemp
Councillor Dave Thomas
Neil Jones, Head of Communications, Engagement and Civil Contingencies
Apologies for absence / Ymddiheuriadau am absenoldeb
2.1 Apologies were received from Councillor Veronica Crick.
Declarations of Interest / Datganiadau o fudd
3.1 Councillor Anthony Hunt declared a personal and prejudicial interest as a season ticket holder for Pontypool RFC.
4.1 The minutes of the meeting held on the 9th April 2019 were confirmed as an accurate record of the meeting.
5.1 It was noted that there were no outstanding actions.
Cabinet agreed to:
(i) Approve the disposal of the area set out in Appendix 2, by way of a lease, to Pontypool Rugby Ltd.
(ii) Note the comments and welcomed the contributions from the public and stakeholders through the consultation and commits to securing both Club and Community interests through the lease.
(iii) Note the position of the Covenant Holders regarding the partial release of the Covenant in so far as it applies to the area set out at Appendix 2.
(iv) Note the view of the Charity Commission.
(v) Approves that the negotiating and completion of the lease be delegated to the Assistant Chief Executive, Resources (lead for assets) and the Chief Officer, Neighbourhoods, Planning and Public Protection (lead for sports pitches/property) in consultation with the Deputy Leader.
DECISION: As set out in the
CONSULTATION: As set out in the
Councillor Anthony Hunt declared a personal and prejudicial interest as a season ticket holder for Pontypool RFC.
6.1 The Deputy Leader introduced the report and made the following comments:
The Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning
and Public Protection added the following: