Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
The subject of the decision:
This report sought approval from Cabinet and Council for the disposal of the Lambert Community Hospital to Herriot Hospice Homecare for the purposes of establishing a permanent hospice facility in Hambleton.
Alternative options considered:
The reason for the decision:
Cabinet was satisfied that the disposal of the Lambert Community Hospital to Herriot Hospice Homecare accorded with the Council’s intention of using this facility for community benefit.
That Cabinet approves and recommends to Council that:-
(1) the former Lambert Hospital is transferred to Herriot Hospice Homecare for nil consideration;
(2) a contribution of £90,000 is given to Herriot Hospice Homecare from the One-Off Fund to assist in the provision of a community hub facility within the development; and
(3) suitable covenants are placed in the transfer/contract documents to protect the Council’s position as set out in paragraph 7.3 of the report.
Reason Key: Expenditure > £50,000;
Wards Affected: All Wards;
Other reasons / organisations consulted
Contact: Justin Ives, Chief Executive Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Report author: Justin Ives
Publication date: 04/09/2019
Date of decision: 03/09/2019
Decided at meeting: 03/09/2019 - Cabinet