Agenda, decisions and minutes

Bradford District Licensing Panel - Friday, 29th April, 2022 11.30 am

Venue: Council Chamber - City Hall, Bradford. View directions

Contact: Kanwal Amrez 

Items
No. Item

13.

DISCLOSURES OF INTEREST

(Members Code of Conduct - Part 4A of the Constitution)

 

To receive disclosures of interests from members and co-opted members on matters to be considered at the meeting. The disclosure must include the nature of the interest.

 

An interest must also be disclosed in the meeting when it becomes apparent to the member during the meeting.

 

Notes:

 

(1)       Members may remain in the meeting and take part fully in discussion and voting unless the interest is a disclosable pecuniary interest or an interest which the Member feels would call into question their compliance with the wider principles set out in the Code of Conduct.  Disclosable pecuniary interests relate to the Member concerned or their spouse/partner.

 

(2)       Members in arrears of Council Tax by more than two months must not vote in decisions on, or which might affect, budget calculations, and must disclose at the meeting that this restriction applies to them.  A failure to comply with these requirements is a criminal offence under section 106 of the Local Government Finance Act 1992. 

 

(3)       Members are also welcome to disclose interests which are not disclosable pecuniary interests but which they consider should be made in the interest of clarity.

 

(4)       Officers must disclose interests in accordance with Council Standing Order 44.

 

Decision:

No disclosures of interest in matters under consideration were received.

 

Minutes:

No disclosures of interest in matters under consideration were received.

 

14.

INSPECTION OF REPORTS AND BACKGROUND PAPERS

(Access to Information Procedure Rules – Part 3B of the Constitution)

 

Reports and background papers for agenda items may be inspected by contacting the person shown after each agenda item.  Certain reports and background papers may be restricted. 

 

Any request to remove the restriction on a report or background paper should be made to the relevant Strategic Director or Assistant Director whose name is shown on the front page of the report. 

 

If that request is refused, there is a right of appeal to this meeting. 

 

Please contact the officer shown below in advance of the meeting if you wish to appeal. 

 

(Jane Lythgow - 01274 432270)

 

Decision:

There were no appeals submitted by the public to review decisions to restrict documents. 

 

Minutes:

There were no appeals submitted by the public to review decisions to restrict documents. 

 

15.

CONSIDERATION OF AN OBJECTION NOTICE RECEIVED FROM ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH REGARDING A TEMPORARY EVENT NOTICE FOR CUE GARDENS, STADIUM ROAD, BRADFORD, BD6 1UP. pdf icon PDF 133 KB

The Interim Assistant Director Waste, Fleet and Transport Services will present a report (Document “AF”) which outlines an application for consideration of a Temporary Event Notice for an event to be held at Cue Gardens, Stadium Road, Bradford, BD6 1UP. The event includes the sale of alcohol and provision of regulated entertainment;

 

27 & 28 August 2022 from 12.00 to 21.00 hours indoors and outdoors.

 

Members are invited to consider the information and documents referred to in Document “AF” and, after hearing interested parties, determine the related application.

 

(Melanie McGurk – 01274 431873)

 

Additional documents:

Decision:

Resolved -

 

In light of the evidence presented to the Panel by the Council’s Environmental Health Department which makes reference to noise nuisance and the serving of an Abatement Notice, the Panel is not convinced that the prevention of public nuisance objective would be fully addressed and therefore authorises service of a Counter Notice preventing the Temporary Event.

 

Reason – This decision supports the Licensing objective of Prevention of Public Nuisance.

 

ACTION: Interim Director, Waste, Fleet and Transport Services

 

Minutes:

Commenced: 11:51

Adjourned: 11:54

Recommenced: 12:00

Concluded: 12:03

 

PRESENT

 

Members of the Bradford District Licensing Panel

Councillor Slater (Chair), Councillor Winnard, Councillor Hawkesworth

 

Legal Representative

Richard Winter

 

Licensing Officer

Melanie McGurk

 

Applicant

Not in attendance

 

The Licensing Officer presented a report (Document “AF”) which outlined an application for consideration of a Temporary Event Notice for an event to be held at Cue Gardens, Stadium Road, Bradford, BD6 1UP. The event includes the sale of alcohol and provision of regulated entertainment.

 

The Licensing Officer informed Panel members that an objection has been submitted by the Environmental Health Officer objecting to the proposed event on the grounds of prevention of public nuisance and also due to on-going complaints regarding noise nuisance caused by amplified music and loud voices.

 

Resolved -

 

In light of the evidence presented to the Panel by the Council’s Environmental Health Department which makes reference to noise nuisance and the serving of an Abatement Notice, the Panel is not convinced that the prevention of public nuisance objective would be fully addressed and therefore authorises service of a Counter Notice preventing the Temporary Event.

 

Reason – This decision supports the Licensing objective of Prevention of Public Nuisance.

 

ACTION: Interim Director, Waste, Fleet and Transport Services