Venue: Council Chamber, Trafford Town Hall, Talbot Road, Stretford, Manchester, M32 0TH
Contact: Mrs Ruth Worsley Democratic & Scrutiny Officer
To consider a report of the Head of Regulatory Services.
The Head of Regulatory Services submitted a report informing Members of an application received from Mr. D Leape for the grant of a new premises licence for 192 Church Road, Urmston, Manchester, M41 9FD which had attracted representations from local residents against the application.
All parties present at the hearing were invited to address the Sub-Committee.
Representations were made in support of the application by Mr. D. Leape, the applicant and against the application by local residents.
(1) That the application by Mr. Leape for a Premises Licence for 192 Church Road, Urmston, M41 9FD be granted, subject to compliance with the conditions outlined in the decision notice.
(2) That the issue of the Licence be delegated to the Head of Regulatory Services.
LICENSING SUB-COMMITTEE DECISION NOTICE
Sub Committee Councillor M D Cornes (Chairman)
Members: Councillor J. Holden
Councillor D. Haddad
Applicant: Mr David Leape
Type of Licence: Grant of a Premises Licence: 192 Church Road, Urmston
Representors: Local Residents
Ms S Whittaker
Mr A Levey
Mr J A Taylor
Mrs L Hargreaves
Parties Present: On behalf of Applicant
Mr David Leape – Applicant
Mr John Dale – Business Partner
Ms Julia Cooke – Marketing
Rob Smithson – Solicitor
Emma Sharples – Legal Executive – To Observe Only
David Smith – Senior Licensing Officer
Ruth Worsley – Democratic and Scrutiny Officer
Date of Hearing: 12th December 2017
Time Commence: 6.35 p.m.
Time Terminated: 7.25 p.m.
LICENSING SUB-COMMITTEE DECISION
The Sub-Committee decided that the representations received from Local Residents are relevant representations.
To grant a premises licence as follows:-
Supply of Alcohol (on and off the premises)
Monday to Wednesday 12.00 to 23:00
Thursday to Sunday 11.00 to 23:00
The Premises Licence Holder must ensure that no drinks are taken or consumed outside the premises nor glasses/bottles removed from the premises by patrons after 21:00 hours.
Notices will be displayed in a prominent next to the entrance/exit detailing that no drinks to be taken outside after 21:00 hours.
LICENSING SUB-COMMITTEE’S REASONS FOR REACHING ITS DECISION
The Sub-Committee considered the Licensing Act 2003 and regulations, the Guidance and the Council’s Licensing Policy and the application.
The Sub-Committee carefully considered the concerns raised by local residents regarding public nuisance and balanced those concerns with the interests of the applicant and the licensing objectives.