George D Grant Memorial Sub Committee Minutes

Date:
Wednesday 31 January 2018
Time:
2:00pm
Place:
Room 1, Buccleuch Street

Attendance Details

Members:
David J McKie (Chairman)-North West Dumfries
John Martin-Nith
Davie Stitt-Abbey
Jean Grant-Family Representative
Officials:
Kimberley Phillips - Ward Officer Abbey Ward
Apologies:
Rob Davidson - Abbey
Ivor A Hyslop - Lochar
Item Number Item/Description
PUBLIC
1 SEDERUNT AND APOLOGIES

3 Members present, 2 apologies and 1 family representative present

2 APPOINTMENT OF A CHAIRMAN

Decision

 

AGREED to appoint David J McKie as Chairman.

3 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

NONE declared

4 APPLICATIONS FOR FUNDING 2017-18 - REPORT BY DIRECTOR COMMUNITIES

Decision

 

AGREED

 

4.1      to award £1,048.96 to the Dumfries Open Duke of Edinburgh's Centre Super Mondays Group;

 

4.2      to award £300 to Ms Moorehead to pursue synchronised ice skating;

 

4.3      to award £500 to Dumfries Y Gymnastics to fund coaching courses;

 

4.4      to award £500 to Solway Sk8ing Club to provide specialist coaching;

 

4.5      to award £500 to Dumfries Amateur Swimming Club for coaching costs;

 

4.6      to award £250 to Dumfries Baton Twirlers for coaching costs;

 

4.7      to award £200 to Miss Brown to assist with costs to pursue table tennis, NOTING that Miss Brown would also be advised of the Nithsdale Sports Grant fund; and

 

4.8      REQUESTED that a meeting date be arranged for Autumn 2018 to consider the criteria of the fund given the low revenue interest being returned to the fund and the increasing reliance on the use of the capital funds.

5 ANY OTHER BUSINESS DEEMED URGENT BY THE CHAIRMAN DUE TO THE NEED FOR A DECISION

Decision

 

NOTED that there were no items of business deemed urgent by the Chairman due to the need for a decision.