Decision details

Sowerby Sports Village

Decision Maker: Chief Executive - Delegated Decisions under Emergency Powers

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To assist the Council in delivering the intended facilities at the Sowerby Sports Village.


(1)          To phase the approach and delivery of the scheme as detailed within the report;


(2)          To provide £61,000 from the Capital Fund to add to the previously allocated Section 106 funds and the access road contribution provided by the Department of Education, in order to deliver Phase 3 of the project;


(3)          To provide community access to clubs and the public as highlighted within the report and to delegate future decisions on community access and operational matters to the Director of Leisure & Communities in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Leisure and Leader, and


(4)          To provide an operational budget of £25,000 for 2020/21 only.

Reason Key: Expenditure > £50,000;

Wards Affected: All Wards;

Declarations: None

Dispensations in respect of Executive Members: None

Other reasons / organisations consulted




Contact: Lisa Wilson, Communites Manager Email:

Publication date: 08/06/2020

Date of decision: 02/06/2020

Decided at meeting: 02/06/2020 - Chief Executive - Delegated Decisions under Emergency Powers

Effective from: 16/06/2020

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