Venue: Council Chamber, Trafford Town Hall, Talbot Road, Stretford, Manchester, M32 0TH
Contact: Miss Natalie Owen Governance Officer
To consider a report of the Head of Regulatory Services.
The Head of Regulatory Services submitted a report informing Members of a request from C. Whittle (Regulatory Services Manager) on behalf of the Licensing Authority for a review of the existing premises licence for Lancashire County Cricket Club, Talbot Road, Old Trafford, M16 0PX.
Representations were made by Mr. J Parry, Locum Litigation Lawyer representing the Licensing Authority and Mr. S Taylor, Solicitor and Mr. S Davies and Mr. D Gidney on behalf of the premises.
(1) That the application for a review is from a responsible authority, the Licensing Authority and is a valid application which relates to the prevention of crime and disorder, public safety, the prevention of public nuisance and the protection of children from harm.
(2) That the revised conditions detailed in the decision notice would take effect under s52 at the end of the period given for appealing (21 days or if the decision is appealed against, the time the appeal is disposed of).
LICENSING SUB-COMMITTEE DECISION NOTICE
Members; Cllr D. Jarman (Chair)
Cllr S. Haughey
Cllr M. Whetton
Application for the Review of a Premises Licence
Type of Licence: Premises Licence – Lancashire County Cricket Club, Talbot Road, Old Trafford, M16 0PX
Parties Present: Greater Manchester Police
Police Officer J Lloyd - GMP
J. Parry – Locum Litigation Lawyer
C. Whittle – Regulatory Services Manager (Trading Standards & Licensing)
N. Smith – Head of Regulatory Services
N. Duckworth – Team Leader (Environmental Health & Safety at Sports Grounds)
G. Dixon – Environmental Health Officer
On behalf of Lancashire County Cricket Club
Mr. S. Taylor - Solicitor
Mr. D. Gidney – Chief Executive
Mr. S. Davies – Operations Director
Emma Sharples – Solicitor (Corporate & Commercial)
Joanne Boyle – Licensing Team leader
Natalie Owen – Governance Officer
Date of Hearing: Tuesday 10 November 2022
Time Commence: 2.00 p.m.
Time Terminated: 3.28 p.m.
LICENSING SUB-COMMITTEE DECISION
The Sub-Committee decided that the application by the Licensing Authority for a review is a valid application and relates to the prevention of crime and disorder, public safety, the prevention of public nuisance and the protection of children from harm.
The Sub-Committee’s decision is to modify the condition as follows, to take effect under s52 at the end of the period given for appealing (21 days or if the decision is appealed against, the time the appeal is disposed of).
The revised conditions can be found attached to this Decision Notice as Annex A.
SUB-COMMITTEE’S REASONS FOR REACHING ITS DECISION
AND THE DETAILS OF THE SCHEDULED REVIEW HEARING
The Sub-Committee were disappointed and concerned with the evidence presented in respect of the failings of Lancashire Cricket Club Limited in relation to their Premises Licence. However, the Sub-Committee were satisfied that Lancashire Cricket Club Limited had engaged and worked determinedly with the Responsible Authorities following the application for review to agree new and specific licence conditions to ensure that the Licensing Objectives are met and the conditions of the Premises ... view the full minutes text for item 16.