Issue details

Community Chest Grant - Countryside Restoration Trust

On 13 December 2018 the Grants Advisory Committee reviewed all Community Chest applications that were deferred from the 27 November 2018 meeting as well as all new applications received between 12 November and 30 November 2018.


Following consideration of the applications, the Committee made the following recommendations to the Finance Portfolio Holder:




Village(s) affected


Total applied for (£)

Total recomm-

ended (£)

Additional conditions/ comments



The Countryside Restoration Trust

Barton and Comberton

Purchase of pitchforks, hay rakes and scythes to manage hay meadows



Invite schools to take part in education days to learn traditional methods


Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Harston & Comberton;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/02/2019

Decision due: 11 February 2019 by Lead Cabinet member for Finance

Lead member: Lead Cabinet member for Finance

Lead director: Health and Environmental Services Director

Department: Health and Environmental Services

Contact: Ryan Coetsee, Project Officer 01954 713461 Email:


Ward Councillors were consulted prior to the consideration of applications by the Grants Advisory Committee.

Purpose of Report: Where applications were for items on parish council land, Grants Advisory Committee was satisfied that the groups gain sufficient financial support from the relevant parish council.



  • Grant Decision