Agenda and minutes

Licensing Act Sub-Committee - Tuesday, 14th December, 2021 2.00 pm

Venue: Committee Suite 1,2 & 3, Westfields, Middlewich Road, Sandbach CW11 1HZ. View directions

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No. Item


Appointment of Chairman

To appoint a Chairman for the meeting.


RESOLVED: That Councillor David Edwardes be appointed as Chairman.


Declarations of Interest

To provide an opportunity for Members and Officers to declare any disclosable pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests in any item on the agenda and for Members to declare if they have pre-determined any item on the agenda.



The Chairman noted that he had received email correspondence from local resident objectors and although he had read the information, it did not predetermine his view and he was approaching the meeting with an open mind.


There were no other declarations of interest.


Application for a Premises Licence at the Fields on Moseley Hall Farm, Chelford Road, Knutsford, WA16 8RB pdf icon PDF 114 KB

To consider the above application.

Additional documents:


The Sub-Committee considered an application for a Premises License at the Fields on Moseley Hall Farm, Chelford Road, Knutsford, WA16 8RB together with objections and support.


The following attending the hearing and made representations with respect to the application:


Project Manager for the Applicant


After a full hearing of the application and in accordance with the rules of procedure, the Chairman of the Sub-Committee reported that after taking account of:


· The Secretary of State’s Guidance under section 182 of the Licensing Act 2003;

· Cheshire East Borough Council’s Statement of Licensing Policy;

· The four licensing objectives (namely the prevention of crime and disorder, public safety, the prevention of public nuisance, and the protection of children from harm) and the steps appropriate to promote them; and

· All the evidence, including the oral representations made at the meeting and the written representations of interested parties.


The following course of action had been agreed:




That the application for a Premises Licence be GRANTED as outlined in the application:


The opening hours of the Premises:                                             


Once a year Thursday to Monday 11:00 – 23.00


All Authorised Regulated Entertainment:                         


Both indoors and outdoors:                                                   


Once a year Thursday to Monday 11.00 - 23.00


Supply of Alcohol:                                                               


Both indoors and outdoors


Once a year Friday to Monday 12:00 – 23:00