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Apologies for absence
Received from Councillors Mouna Hamitouche, Anjna Khurana and Diarmaid Ward.
Declaration of substitute members
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CONFIRMED as a correct record
That the minutes of the meeting held on 26 March 2019 be confirmed as an accurate record of proceedings and the Chair be authorised to sign them.
Reasons for decision – as specified in the report
Other options considered – none
Conflicts of interest/Any dispensations granted – none
That grants of £2,500 from the £10,000 Community Festival Fund be awarded to each of the following applicants for the following community festivals:
(a) All Change (on behalf of Word2019 Festival) – Word2019 – 17-30 June 2019 and 7-12 October 2019
(b) Canal and River Trust (on behalf of Angel Canal Festival) – Angel Canal Festival – 1 September 2019
(c) City YMCA (on behalf of Whitecross Street Party) – Whitecross Street Party –
13-14 July 2019
(d) Islington Play Association (on behalf of Cally Fest) – The Cally Festival – 23 June 2019
Reason for decision
To support local organisations to develop and deliver a broad range of events that would provide Borough-wide benefit for local residents.
Other options considered
Officers had considered a total of 19 applications.
Conflicts of interest/Any dispensations agreed