Decision details

META: Healthy Thetford

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To get Cabinet approval to release funding totalling £32,000 from the Area Based Grant Settlement 2008-2011 to NHS Norfolk for the META scheme as part of the Healthy Town: Thetford project.

Decision:

To approve funding of £32,000 from the Area Based Grant Settlement 2008-2011 to NHS Norfolk for the META scheme (part of the Healthy Town: Thetford project).

Reasons for the decision:

Thetford: Healthy Town is a significant project within Breckland – aligned to Council priorities – and is addressing the health inequalities that exist within the district.  The META scheme has and continues to be an integral part of the project’s success.  Breckland Council funding for this project will be an important contribution to the overall match funding required to satisfy the Department of Health.

Alternative options considered:

(1)   To approve funding of £32,000 from the Area Based Grant Settlement 2008-2011 to NHS Norfolk for the META scheme (part of the Healthy Town: Thetford project); or

(2)   To not approve funding of £32,000 from the Area Based Grant Settlement 2008-2011 to NHS Norfolk for the META scheme (part of the Healthy Town: Thetford project).

Report author: Rob Walker

Publication date: 28/07/2011

Date of decision: 26/07/2011

Decided at meeting: 26/07/2011 - Cabinet

Effective from: 05/08/2011

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