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Officer Decisions

Head of Organisational Development - John Smith

Summary of Matter or Issue Requiring Decision:

Youth offer: Head of Service for Communities ‘ development of a prioritised programme of work.

Decision Taken:
Applicant Head of Services for Communities decision
“The Project” hosted by East Devon Volunteer Support Association Defer for community response
Montessori Nursery Ltd – Axminster Defer for community response
Braunton Youth Club: Katie Major Support for development
Museum of British Surfing. Braunton Support for development with above
Chulmleigh Academy Trust and Chulmleigh Recreational Assoc. Support SCI development
Chulmleigh Phatfish Youth Club Support SCI development with above
Crediton Haywards Primary School Support SCI development
Cullompton Town Council Support SCI development
Dawlish Community College and Dawlish Action for Youth Support SCI development
Exeter 100 Club Community Group Retained as HUB
City of Exeter YMCA Support SCI development
ISCA Church, Knight Club, Beacon Heath Support SCI development
Honiton Community College/Honiton User Group Support SCI development
One Ilfracombe Support SCI development
Be Champions Defer/Refer
FAST –  Kingsbridge Support SCI development
Spritualized.. Kingsbridge Support SCI development
Moretonhampstead Parish Council Support SCI development
Morteonhampstead Action for Youth Support SCI development
North Devon
North Devon Homes Note (to look at how this integrates with Barnstaple Hub services)
Newton Abbot
Newton Abbot Town Council Defer pending report to 8/10/14 Cabinet on future library strategy
Devon Young Outdoor Club, The Junction, Wain Lane, Newton Abbot Refer to local Youth Manager
Ottery St Mary
The 06. Ottery St Mary Support SCI development
South Molton
South Molton Arts and Community Centre Defer for community response
Proud2 Be Project CIC Refer to local Youth Manager
Summary of Reason(s) for Decision Taken:

As part of the consultation process on proposals for changes to the Devon Youth Offer and in line with Council Policy, community groups and interested parties had been asked to register their interest in taking on assets.

Cabinet asked the Head to develop a prioritised programme of work to progress those statements of community interest (SCI) suitable for development with local communities (Cabinet minute 195-11 June 2014 refers).

Summary of Alternatives or Options considered and rejected:


Details of any conflict of interest and dispensation granted to the Officer taking the decision or by any Member of the Council in delegating responsibility for any specific express delegation:


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Decision Date:
9 September 2014

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