Decision details

Playing Pitch Improvements (Clowne)

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


A report to secure funding for the improvement of playing pitches in Clowne.




(1)       Executive agree to contribute £262,500 (£250k + 5% contingency) from the Council’s Transformation Reserve into the Capital Programme towards the cost of the 3G FTP at The Arc, with the Football Foundation contributing the remaining £500,000 to the project.


(2)       A replacement pitch fund be created to contain annual contributions for 10 years from income received from the pitch,


(3)       Executive delegate powers to the Head of Service - Transformation & Organisation to enter agreements and contracts associated with and ancillary to project.


(4)       It be recommended to Council that the scheme be added to the Capital Programme.


(5)       The above resolutions be subject to the issues raised Derbyshire Wildlife and the Environmental Health service being addressed as part of the full planning application.



Reason Key: Capital Income or Expenditure of £150,000 or more;

Contact: Wayne Carter, Leisure Operations Manager Email:

Report author: Wayne Carter

Publication date: 29/07/2020

Date of decision: 27/07/2020

Decided at meeting: 27/07/2020 - Executive

Effective from: 06/08/2020

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