Agenda and draft minutes

Whitley Bay Town Cup Sub-committee - Wednesday, 11th December, 2019 6.00 pm

Venue: 4.02 - Quadrant, The Silverlink North, Cobalt Business Park, North Tyneside, NE27 0BY

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Appointment of Chair


Resolved that Councillor J Kirwin be appointed Chair of the Sub-committee.


(Councillor J Kirwin in the Chair)


Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence from the meeting.


Apologies for absence were received from Councillors A Austin and S Cox.


To Receive any Declarations of Interest and Notification of any Dispensations Granted

You are invited to declare any registerable and/or non-registerable interests in matters appearing on the agenda, and the nature of that interest.


You are also invited to disclose any dispensation in relation to any registerable and/or non registerable interests that have been granted to you in respect of any matters appearing on the agenda.


Please complete the Declarations of Interests card available at the meeting and return it to the Democratic Services Officer before leaving the meeting.


There were no declarations of interest reported.


Exclusion Resolution

The Committee will be required to pass the following resolution:


Resolved that under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended) and having applied a public interest test as defined in Part 2 of Schedule 12A of the Act, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following item of business of the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraph 1 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Act.


Resolved that the exclusion resolution be passed.


Award of the Whitley Bay Town Cup 2019

To consider the nomination(s) received for the award of the cup for 2019.


The Whitley Bay Town Cup was awarded annually by the Council to any individual or organisation from within the former Borough of Whitley Bay who has either: (a) taken part in, or brought about, an outstanding event during the past 12 months; or (b) has given outstanding service to the community over a number of years.


The Sub-committee considered 8 nominations that has been submitted by members of the public for the award of the Whitley Bay Town Cup 2019.


Resolved that the Whitley Bay Town Cup for 2019 be awarded to Beach Access North East in recognition of the fantastic work that they do in offering wheelchair users the opportunity to access the beach.