Decisions

Decisions recommendations approved (subject to call-in)

21/07/2014 - Allocation of Community Grants ref: 1491    Recommendations Approved

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  • Cheshire East Council has received various applications for community grants to be considered in line with the Council’s Policy for the Allocation of Community Grants. Each grant application is outlined in the report, as is the reason for the recommendation in respect of that application.

     

    All of the proposed grants can be funded from within existing budgets approved as part of the Council’s Budget for 2014/15.

                           

    The aim of the grants is to support small scale community projects that will improve the quality of life for local communities. Grants will be awarded to organisations/project/events which meet the priorities in the Cheshire East Sustainable Community Strategy.

     

    Decision maker: Cabinet Member for Strategic Outcomes

    Made at meeting: 21/07/2014 - Cabinet Member for Strategic Outcomes

    Decision published: 21/07/2014

    Effective from: 29/07/2014

    Decision:

    That the following Community Grants be awarded, declined of deferred as indicated:

     

     

    War Memorial Commemoration Events

     

    Chelford Tenants & Residents Association

    Awarded £700

    Disley Parish Council

    Awarded £1,000

    Knutsford Heritage Centre

    Awarded £1,000

    Macclesfield Community Artspace

    Awarded £700

    Macclesfield War Graves

    Awarded £1,000

    Nantwich Choral Society

    Awarded £1,000

    Red Shift Radio

    Awarded £500

    St David’s Church, Wettenhall

    Awarded £150

     

     

    Activities

     

    1st Holmes Chapel Guides

    Awarded £510

    AlsagerGardens Association

    Awarded £350

    Audlem Community Projects

    Awarded £300

    Brereton Parish Community Interest Group

    Awarded £353

    Cheshire Streetwise

    Declined

    Community Spirit

    Awarded £1,000

    Congleton Musical Theatre

    Awarded £1,000

    Cranberry Play Group

    Declined

    Crewe Clean Team

    Awarded £400

    Crewe Flyers

    Declined

    Disley Parish Plan Community Choir

    Awarded £800

    Macclesfield Art Group

    Awarded £350

    Macclesfield Community Artspace

    Awarded £1,000

    Must See Musicals

    Awarded £1,000

    Open Door Project – HaslingtonMethodist Church

    Awarded £1,000

    Open Space, Congleton Creates

    Awarded £1,000

    Poynton U3A

    Awarded £400

     

    Facilities

     

    Audlem Public Hall Management Committee

    Awarded £4,500

    Langley Cricket Club

    Awarded £3,700

    New LifeChurch

    Awarded £5,000

    North StreetMethodist CommunityChurch

    Awarded £5,000

    Peckforton & Beeston Village Hall

    Deferred

    PrestburyVillage Lawn Tennis Club

    Awarded £2,000

    PrestburyVillage Playground Appeal

    Awarded £5,000

    Shavington Youth Club

    Awarded £4,900

    Styal Village Community Store and Cafe

    The TeamChongi Academy

    Awarded £5,000

    Awarded £3,000

    Visyon

    Declined

     

     

     

    Wards affected: (All Wards);


    21/07/2014 - Allocation of War Memorial Grants ref: 1490    Recommendations Approved

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  • Cheshire East Council has received various applications for war memorial grants to be considered in line with the Council’s Policy for the Allocation of War Memorial Grants. Each grant application is outlined in the report, as is the reason for the recommendation in respect of that application.

     

    All of the proposed grants can be funded from within existing budgets approved as part of the Council’s Budget for 2014/15.

                           

    The aim of the grants is to assist the funding of the repair and refurbishment of First World War memorials across the Borough in order to commemorate the anniversary of the start and end of the First World War.

     

    In repairing and refurbishing these important community monuments, it is anticipated that there will be increased local community involvement and additional events planned around these monuments.

     

    Decision maker: Cabinet Member for Strategic Outcomes

    Made at meeting: 21/07/2014 - Cabinet Member for Strategic Outcomes

    Decision published: 21/07/2014

    Effective from: 29/07/2014

    Decision:

    That the following War Memorial Grants be conditionally awarded or declined as indicated:

               

    Bickerton Joint Burial Committee

    Awarded £475

    Bollington War Memorial Fund

    Awarded £5,500

    Burleydam Village Hall Fund

    Awarded on receipt of suitable quotes

    Goostrey Parish Council

    Awarded £892

    Haslington Parish Council

    Awarded £2,620

    Minshull Vernon & District Parish Council

    Awarded £2,500

    Mobberley Parish Council

    Awarded £2,500

    Peover Superior Parish Council

    Awarded £3,780

    Rainow Parish Council

    Awarded £2,500

    St John’s Church, Chelford

    Awarded £2,500

    The Royal British Legion – Holmes Chapel Branch

    Awarded £420

     

     

    Wards affected: (All Wards);