The Board received a report which provided an update and reviewed progress on the grants already approved (in previous years) under the Moorlands Partnership Board.
The report and presentation detailed progress to
date on those projects, awaiting commencement, on site or,
completed since the last meeting of the Moorlands Partnership
Project updates and progress
Gazebo, Whitehough, Ipstones
Works complete and grant paid.
The Trough, Biddulph
Awaiting commencement. No
update from Biddulph Town Council.
Gillow Heath Station.
Halls Road Community Notice
Noticeboards completed and awaiting invoices. A licence was required to fix the boards in place.
Ongoing project. Repairs to all the funerary monuments were now complete with the exception of the Genders memorial at the Church of St Lawrence, Biddulph.
42 Compton, Leek
No further update to report.
Leekbrook Rail Track
Works on site, the construction
was due to start towards the end of January 2022 with a completion
in September 2022.
St Edwards Summerhouses
Specification of works being prepared prior to making formal grant award.
Potential grant aid for like for like replacement shopfront. Awaiting quotes and the applicant has been chased as there had been a change to the tenancy.
Former Garage, Ipstones
Repair and restoration of building for community use.
The Officer explained that although she hadn’t received any enquiries for large projects, she had been contacted about smaller schemes which included the restoration of war memorials, a local artist heritage trail in Tean and shop frontage renovations.