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Documents : 22/02/2007

Minutes of the General Purposes Sub Committee Meeting held at

Hazel Grove Bowling and Tennis Club

Thursday 22nd February 2007

In the Chair: Brian Whalley

1. Members in attendance:

Brenda Hopkins (BH)
Ron Linton (RL)
Yvonne Spurrell (YS)
Neil Bardsley (NB)
Patrick Bailey (PB)
Jeff Shaw (JS)

2. Apologies:

Eddie Crabtree (EC)
Chris Waker (CW)
Laurence Marsland (LM)

3. Minutes:

The minutes of the General Purposes Sub Committee Meeting held on Thursday 1st February 2007 were agreed as a true record.

4. Matters arising:

Agreed that the main points raised at the Stockport Sports Council Executive meeting would be posted on the website. Action JS

Letter to North Reddish Action Group that was outstanding could now be sent following receipt of further information from Local Authority. Action BH

Letter outstanding to Marple Cricket Club re: application for funding would be dealt with via the Cricket Development Group.

5. Correspondance:


6. Grant Aid Criteria :

It was reported that commencing from April 2007 funding will be made available to Clubs using the revised criteria. A discussion ensued about how the information gets circulated to interested parties. It was felt that this was a joint responsibility between the Local Authority and the Sports Council.

It was considered that the Development Groups were a good source to start disseminating information but it was not clear how many Development Groups are still operational. It was agreed that a list would be prepared for the next meeting. Action PB

It was agreed that information relating to the new funding criteria would be forwarded to Clubs that are not members of active Development Groups at a later date.

7. Stockport Sports Plus Club Award:

A question was raised about the current status of the above award. Information to be provided at the next meeting. Action NB

8. Any Other Business:


9. Date of Next Meeting:

Thursday 3rd May 2007 at 7.30pm Hazel Grove Bowling & Tennis Club.