Decision details

Silkmore Academy, Stafford - Surrender of existing Lease and proposed new Lease

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Sub-Committee considered a report on the proposal to regularise the current land use arrangements at Silkmore Academy to accept the surrender by the Trustees of their existing Lease and to grant a new 125 year Lease. That Lease to be in accordance with the standard expected by the Department for Education but including a variation to accommodate the relocation of the Children’s Centre within the site with that area retained by the County Council.


A summary was presented of the access arrangements and maintenance responsibilities of the Trust and County Council under the new Lease.


Mrs Edgeller was in attendance as the Local Member and expressed support for the proposal.


RESOLVED – That approval be given to the surrender of the existing Lease and the granting of a new 125 year Lease on the terms indicated in the report including provision for the relocation of the Children’s Centre.


To avoid a delay in completing transactions, the Chairman agreed to the following item being dealt with as urgent.


Publication date: 07/02/2019

Date of decision: 06/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 06/02/2019 - Property Sub-Committee

Effective from: 13/02/2019

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