Greenwich Council

Agenda and decisions

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Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

To receive apologies for absence from Members of the Committee.

2.

Urgent Business

The Chair to announce any items of urgent business circulated separately from the main agenda.

3.

Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 62 KB

Members to declare any personal and financial interests in items on the agenda.  Attention is drawn to the Council’s Constitution; the Council’s Code of Conduct and associated advice.

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4.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 39 KB

Members are requested to confirm as an accurate record the Minutes of the meeting held on 09/10/2018.

 

No motion or discussion may take place upon the Minutes except as to their accuracy, and any question on this point will be determined by a majority of the Members of the body attending who were present when the matter in question was decided.  Once confirmed, with or without amendment, the person presiding will sign the Minutes.

5.

Wide Horizons Ltd - The Margaret McMillan Centre Wrotham, Kent pdf icon PDF 122 KB

To obtain the further legal advice; to submit a letter of objection to Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council; to appoint a specialist agent to advise on the likely strength of interest should the site be marketed for rent and to assess the rental value; and to open discussions with JC Adventures to assess the level of rent that they are prepared to pay and the terms of any lease.

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Decision:

 

1.     Noted the contents of the report.

 

2.     Agreed that further legal advice be obtained as referred to in the report. To establish how any sale proceeds could be used and whether the Right of First refusal to the Education Boards of the former Inner London boroughs applied.

 

3.     Refused submission of a letter of objection to Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council for the property to be designated as an Asset of Community Value.

 

4.     Agreed the appointment of a specialist agent to advise on the likely strength of interest should the site be marketed for sale or rent and to assess the rental value.

 

5.     Agreed that open discussions be undertaken with all interested parties to assess the level of rent they would be prepared to pay and the terms of any lease.