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To receive any apologies for absence.


Declarations of Interest

Members are required to declare any disclosable pecuniary, personal or personal and prejudicial interests they may have and the nature of those interests relating to items on this agenda and/or indicate if S106 of the Local Government Finance Act 1992 applies to them.   


Councillor Peter Rush declared a pecuniary interest in Agenda Item 6 the Skills4Sport Programme application and left the room during the discussion and vote, Councillor Dutton took the Chair during this item.


Councillor Carol Wardle also declared a pecuniary interest in Agenda Item 6, Darnhill Youth Provision application and left the room during the discussion and vote.


Items for Exclusion of Public and Press

To determine any items on the agenda, if any, where the public are to be excluded from the meeting.


There were no items of business under this item.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 69 KB

For the Committee to approve the Minutes of the Meeting held on the 4th July 2019.




That the Minutes of the meeting held on the 4th July 2019 be agreed as correct record.


Urgent Items of Business

To determine whether there are any additional items of business which, by reason of special circumstances, the Chair decides should be considered at the meeting as a matter of urgency.


There were no items of urgent business.


Heywood Township Funds 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 100 KB

To receive information in relation to the Township Funds and consider applications for funding.

Additional documents:


The Sub-Committee considered the report of the Director of Neighbourhoods which provided an update on revenue and capital expenditure, commitments and balances of Heywood Township Funds 2019/20 and to enable the Sub-

Committee to consider the allocation of funds to proposed projects.


Alternatives considered: In considering the report, Members would consider whether or not to approve the allocation of funds to projects as appropriate.





1)    That Members note the expenditure, commitments and balances for Heywood Township revenue and capital funds in Appendix 1, 1A and 2.


2)    That Members note decisions made under delegated authority as detailed in Appendix 3 of the report.


3)    That Members consider and approve, refuse or defer the allocation of funds to proposed projects detailed in Appendix 4 of the report.


4)    Members note the Townships & Communities Manager has assessed proposed projects to be considered for funding against the criteria of eligibility for the Heywood Township Fund, the priorities of the Township and any specific risks have been identified (information detailed in Appendix 4).


5)    That the applications for Township Funds be dealt with as follows:











Skills4Sport Programme.


No award from 2019/20 Funds but ring-fenced in full £6975 from 2020/21 Projects Fund.




Darnhill Youth Provision


Full award £3600 from Projects Fund.


Highways closure St. Georges Day Parade 2020


Full award £1200 from £400 from each of the three Ward Funds.








Hornby Street/King Street TRO


Full award £4200




Roch Valley Hay Meadow Improvements


Full award £6024.79




Higher Lomax lane/Chelmer Grove TRO


Full award £4000.