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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:
ApplicantHead of Services for Communities decision
“The Project” hosted by East Devon Volunteer Support AssociationDefer for community response
Montessori Nursery Ltd – AxminsterDefer for community response
Braunton Youth Club: Katie MajorSupport for development
Museum of British Surfing. BrauntonSupport for development with above
Chulmleigh Academy Trust and Chulmleigh Recreational Assoc.Support SCI development
Chulmleigh Phatfish Youth ClubSupport SCI development with above
Crediton Haywards Primary SchoolSupport SCI development
Cullompton Town CouncilSupport SCI development
Dawlish Community College and Dawlish Action for YouthSupport SCI development
Exeter 100 Club Community GroupRetained as HUB
City of Exeter YMCASupport SCI development
ISCA Church, Knight Club, Beacon HeathSupport SCI development
Honiton Community College/Honiton User GroupSupport SCI development
One IlfracombeSupport SCI development
Be ChampionsDefer/Refer
FAST –  KingsbridgeSupport SCI development
Spritualized.. KingsbridgeSupport SCI development
Moretonhampstead Parish CouncilSupport SCI development
Morteonhampstead Action for YouthSupport SCI development
North Devon
North Devon HomesNote (to look at how this integrates with Barnstaple Hub services)
Newton Abbot
Newton Abbot Town CouncilDefer pending report to 8/10/14 Cabinet on future library strategy
Devon Young Outdoor Club, The Junction, Wain Lane, Newton AbbotRefer to local Youth Manager
Ottery St Mary
The 06. Ottery St MarySupport SCI development
South Molton
South Molton Arts and Community CentreDefer for community response
Proud2 Be Project CICRefer 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:


Contact for enquiries/further information:
Decision Date:
9 September 2014

A copy of this decision and any supporting documentation considered by the Officer taking this decision may also be made available or inspection by the public at the Council’s Offices or posted upon payment of any copying and postage charges. Any member of the public wishing to take up either of these options is asked to please ring 01392 382888 or email: