Decision details

Match Funding (large) application - Dereham Town Council

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider the decision to award funding to Dereham Town Council.


The grant of £20,000 (or 10% of the project costs, whichever is the lower amount) to Dereham Town Council to significantly expand play provision at the Toftwood Play Area in Limassol Road be approved.

Reasons for the decision:

The grant application meets the criteria of the scheme and will boost play provision in an area of Breckland that suffers from a shortfall of play opportunities.

Alternative options considered:

1)     Fully fund the application set out in the report

2)     Part fund the application set out in the report

3)     Do nothing.


Report author: Stevie Spencer

Publication date: 05/02/2019

Date of decision: 05/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 05/02/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 13/02/2019

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