Culture, Heritage, Sport, Tourism & Economic Development Committee


4.00pm 7 March 2024


Council Chamber, Hove Town Hall, Norton Road, Hove, BN3 3BQ - HTH/CC



decision list



Part One





Creative Destination Strategy





That Committee:


1. Agreed to the development of a new Creative Destination Vision & Strategy.


2. Agreed the proposed approach and indicative timescales to develop the new Creative Destination Vision & Strategy and notes that the final draft strategy will be reported to committee for approval.






Remembrance Planning Committee Funding





That Committee:


1. Noted the increased costs associated with delivery of the Remembrance activities and;


2. Agreed to consider an increase to the annual Civic Office budget to support Remembrance Day activities at set out at paragraph 3.8.






Integration of Local Enterprise Partnership Functions





That Committee:


1. Noted the impending transfer of LEP functions to UTLAs and that this has the potential to support delivery of the Council’s emerging Economic Strategy alongside business support, investment and growth activities.


2. Approved the approach outlined in this report for the integration of LEP functions within the Council’s economic development service and within the business & intellectual property centre located at Jubilee Library.


3. Agreed to receive annual reports on integration and subsequent delivery of  former LEP functions.


4. Delegated authority to the Executive Director Economy, Environment & Culture, following consultation with the Chair of this Committee, to complete the negotiation and integration process.


5. Delegated authority to the Executive Director Governance People and Resources to make the necessary changes to the Council’s Constitution, including the Scheme of Delegations to Officers to reflect the recommendations in this report.






Hangleton & Knoll – Re-designation of Neighbourhood Forum





1. That Committee approved the re-designation of the Hangleton & Knoll Neighbourhood Forum.