Decisions

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Decisions published

30/10/2019 - Glamorgan Further Education Trust Fund ref: 2232    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Finance) Sub Committee

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet (Finance) Sub Committee

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That the following grants be awarded under the Glamorgan Trust Fund:

 

Full Time Students

 

 

Candidate

Qualifications

Purpose for which required

Approx.

Remarks

Amount

 

 

 

 

amount

 

granted

 

 

 

 

requested

 

£

1

 

 

Harvard University

2 Year Course

 

LA Precluded from providing assistance 

£5000.00

 

E.B

BA Anthropology

Master Design Engineering

£10000.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2

 

 

 

A  Levels

 

 

 

 

 

K.D.

GSCE

2 Year Course

£5000.00

LA Precluded from providing assistance

£2500.00 

 

 

 

Hartpury College

 

 

 

 

3

 

GSCE

A LEVELS

 

LA Precluded from providing assistance

£2500.00 

 

E.E

 

2 Year Course

£5000.00

 

 

 

 

 

Hartpury  College

 

 

 

 

4

 

 

 

A Levels

 

 

 

 

 

S.E

GSCE

2 Year Course

£10700.00

LA  Precluded from providing assistance  

£5350.00 

 

 

 

Cardiff 6thForm College College

 

 

 

 

5

 

 

Extended Diploma  Performance and Excellence

 

 

 

J.T

GSCE

2 Year Course

£1000.00

No funding available from LA  

£500.00 

Part Time Students

 

 

Candidate

Qualifications

Purpose for which required

Approx.

Remarks

Amount

 

 

 

 

amount

 

recommended

 

 

 

 

Requested

 

 

 

£

1

 

 

PHD English Literature

 

No funding available from LA  

 

 

E.J

MA English

2 Year Couse(Final)

£4,164.00

 

£2082.00

 

 

 

Cardiff University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tools

 

 

Candidate

Qualifications

Purpose for which required

Approx.

Remarks

Amount

 

 

 

 

amount

 

recommended

 

 

 

 

Requested

 

 

 

£

1

 R.W

 

National Choir of Wales

 

 

No funding available from LA  

 

 

 

GCSE

 

£550.00

 

£275.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2

 

 

Carpentry and Joinery - Tools

 

 

 

 

C.D

GSCE

3 Years

£983.00

No funding available from LA  

£491.50

 

 

 

Neath  Port Talbot  College

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Wards affected: (All Wards);


30/10/2019 - Miscellaenous Grant Fund Applications ref: 2233    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Finance) Sub Committee

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet (Finance) Sub Committee

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

1.           That grant assistance of £220 per annum be awarded towards the rent amount of the lease of the bowling green at Baglan Park for the Tyn Y Twr Bowling Club, subject to review in line with rent reviews.

 

2.           That grant assistance of £220 per annum be awarded towards the rent amount of the lease of the bowling green and pavilion at Briton Ferry for the Graig Bowling Green Association, subject to review in line with rent reviews.

 

3.           That grant assistance of £250 per annum be awarded towards the rent amount of the lease of the hall at Llansawel Crescent, Briton Ferry, for Giants Grave Boys Club, subject to review in line with rent reviews.

 

Wards affected: Baglan; Briton Ferry East; Briton Ferry West;


30/10/2019 - Comments, Compliments and Complaints Annual Report ref: 2219    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

This report was deferred for consideration at the meeting today and will be resubmitted to the meeting of Cabinet on 20 November 2019.

Wards affected: (All Wards);


30/10/2019 - Strategic Equality Plan 2015-2019: Draft Annual Report 2018-2019 and Extension of the Strategic Equality Plan 2015-2019 until April 2020 ref: 2218    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

1.           That the Strategic Equality Plan 2015-2019 Draft Annual Report 2018-2019, be approved,

 

2.           That the Assistant Chief Executive and Chief Digital Officer be given delegated authority to make such changes as may be needed to the Draft Annual Report prior to publication, provided that such changes do not materially alter the content of the document considered by Cabinet,

 

3.           That an extension to April 2020 for the current Strategic Equality Plan, be approved.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);


30/10/2019 - Corporate Governance Improvement Action Plan for 2019-20 - Half Year Progress Report ref: 2217    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That the monitoring report be noted.

Wards affected: (All Wards);


30/10/2019 - Treasury Management Practices ref: 2216    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That the updated Treasury Management Practices Statements (TMPS) as set out in Appendix 1 to the circulated report be approved and commended to Council.

Wards affected: (All Wards);


30/10/2019 - Treasury Management Monitoring 2019-20 ref: 2215    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That the monitoring report be noted.

Wards affected: (All Wards);


30/10/2019 - Revenue Budget Monitoring 2019-20 ref: 2213    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

1.           That the budget monitoring information be noted and management arrangements put in place to minimise overspends and the adverse impacts on reserves,

 

2.           That the additional grants received, be noted,

 

3.           That the proposed reserve movements and budget virements, be approved and commended to Council as appropriate.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);


30/10/2019 - Capital Programme Monitoring Report 2019-20 ref: 2214    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

 

1.           That the proposed 2019/20 capital programme budget, totalling £43.800m, be commended to Council for approval,

 

2.           That the position in relation to expenditure as at 30 September 2019, be noted.

Wards affected: (All Wards);


30/10/2019 - Contract Procedure Rules ref: 2220    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

1.           That the Contract Procedure Rules detailed at Appendix 1 to the circulated report, be implemented on the 6 January 2020, or such other date as maybe determined appropriate by the Head of Legal Services,

 

2.           That a report be taken to Council seeking to amend the Constitution of Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council to include the proposed Contract Procedure Rules at Appendix 1 to the report.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);


30/10/2019 - Member's Community Fund - Cadoxton ref: 2222    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That the floodlighting at Llangatwg Community School Artificial Turf Pitch (ATP) Main Road, Cadoxton, be upgraded, and Councillor Wingrave's allocation of £8,000, under the Members Community Fund, be awarded.

Wards affected: Cadoxton;


30/10/2019 - Member's Community Fund - Sandfields East (Vivian Park) ref: 2231    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That facilities at the bowling green at Vivian Park, Vivian Park Drive, Port Talbot, be modernised and made safe, and that £1,605 of Councillor Edward Latham's allocation under the Members Community Fund, be awarded.

Wards affected: Sandfields East;


30/10/2019 - Member's Community Fund - Sandfields East (Defibrillators) ref: 2230    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That 2 Automated External Defibrillators (AED's), be purchased and installed at Aberavon Green Stars RFC and Port Talbot Gas Welfare Club, and that Councillors Edward Latham and Matthew Crowley both contribute £1,300 each from their Member’s Community Funds.

Wards affected: Sandfields East;


30/10/2019 - Member's Community Fund - Resolven (Bryn Golwg Play Area) ref: 2229    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That play equipment be added to Bryn Golwg play area, Clyne, Neath, as detailed in the circulated report, and that Councillor Dean Lewis's allocation of £4,995, under the Members Community Fund, be awarded.

Wards affected: Resolven;


30/10/2019 - Member's Community Fund - Resolven (Miners Welfare Hall) ref: 2228    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That the Miners Welfare Hall, Neath Road, Resolven, be further developed, as detailed in the circulated report, and that Councillor Dean Lewis's allocation of £4,000, under the Members Community Fund, be awarded.

Wards affected: Resolven;


30/10/2019 - Member's Community Fund - Pelenna (Pontrhydyfen Bowls Club) ref: 2227    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That new grounds maintenance machinery be purchased for Pontrhydyfen Bowls Club, Queen Street, Pontrhydyfen, and that Councillor Jeremy Hurley's allocation of £682.50, under the Members Community Fund, be awarded.

Wards affected: Pelenna;


30/10/2019 - Member's Community Fund - Pelenna (Tonmawr RFC) ref: 2226    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That new training equipment be purchased for the Mini and Junior Section of Tonmawr Rugby Football Club, Dan-Y-Coed, Tonmawr, and that Councillor Jeremy Hurley's allocation of £800, under the Members Community Fund, be awarded.

Wards affected: Pelenna;


30/10/2019 - Member's Community Fund - Onllwyn ref: 2225    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That a 'Community Ranger' be employed in the Onllwyn Ward,as detailed in the circulated report, and that Councillor Dean Cawsey's allocation of £10,000, under the Members Community Fund, be awarded.

Wards affected: Onllwyn;


30/10/2019 - Member's Community Fund - Crynant ref: 2224    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That the installation of a self-closing safety gate at Crynant Community Centre toddler play area, 24 Woodland Road, Crynant, Neath, be approved, and that £1,004.00 of Councillor Sian Harris' allocation under the Members Community Fund, be awarded.

Wards affected: Crynant;


30/10/2019 - Member's Community Fund - Coedffranc Central ref: 2223    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That Art Therapy sessions and equipment to start a community choir for the 'Growing Together' voluntary group based at 'Ty Santes Fair', the new Community Centre for St Mary's Church in Skewen, be approved, and that £4,524.27 of Councillor Angharad Aubrey's allocation under the Members Community Fund, be awarded.

Wards affected: Coedffranc Central;


30/10/2019 - Member's Community Fund - Baglan ref: 2221    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 30/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 30/10/2019

Effective from: 30/10/2019

Decision:

That a Community Allotment Initiative be developed at the Council owned Crawford Road Allotment site, Baglan, and that Councillors Carol Clement -Williams and Susanne Renkes each contribute £4,593, under the Members Community Fund.

Wards affected: Baglan;