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Report of the Head of Commercial and Economic Development - The Social Festival Review

Decision Maker: Heritage, Culture and Leisure Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To note the findings of the full evaluation of the Social Festival and decide whether the event can be approved to take place in 2016.

  


Decision:

1.  That the evaluation and the lessons learned from this year’s Social Festival set out in the report of the Head of Commercial and Economic Development – The Social Festival Review be noted.

 

2.  That, taking account of this evaluation and the additional measures proposed to address all of the issues raised, permission be granted for the Social Festival to be held in Mote Park in 2016 subject to the organisers being granted an appropriate licence for the event, and Councillors Fissenden and Hemsley as representatives of the Committee being involved in the development of the event plan.

 

 

 

 

 

Wards Affected: High Street Ward;

Contact: Laura Dickson, Tourism Manager Laura Dickson T: 01622 862510 Email: lauradickson@maidstone.gov.uk.

Report author: Laura Dickson

Publication date: 03/11/2015

Date of decision: 03/11/2015

Decided: 03/11/2015 - Heritage, Culture and Leisure Committee

Effective from: 13/11/2015

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