Decision - Outdoor Events - Madeira Drive Closures 2023

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Outdoor Events - Madeira Drive Closures 2023

Decision Maker: Tourism, Equalities, Communities & Culture Committee

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


A full report of potential closures of Madeira Drive for event purposes in the 2023 season


RESOLVED: That Committee:


1. Granted landlord’s consent (subject to the execution of a formal agreement) for each of the proposed events on Madeira Drive and the associated road closures as listed in Appendix 1.


2. Authorised officers to enter into formal agreements with event organisers to determine conditions, fees and levels of support as appropriate.


3. Agreed to move the approval process for the programme to a 6-monthly process for 2023/24 allowing additional time for due diligence in event planning.


4. Authorised the Executive Director, Economy, Environment & Culture, after consultation with the Chair of the committee and opposition spokespersons, to make any alterations to the events programme as necessary including approving new applications in accordance with the Outdoor Events Strategy 2019-2024 and cancelling events if required.

Report author: Ian Baird

Publication date: 03/11/2022

Date of decision: 03/11/2022

Decided at meeting: 03/11/2022 - Tourism, Equalities, Communities & Culture Committee

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