Thatcham Town Council

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Thatcham Town Council > The Council > Council Committees > Recreation and Amenities Committee

Recreation and Amenities Committee

The agendas and minutes can be found at the bottom of the page.

Terms of Reference:

  • To exercise all functions of the Council in respect of open spaces, recreation grounds, play areas, village greens, shelters, allotments, public rights of way, burial ground and the parish churchyard, public conveniences, footway lighting, street furniture,  environmental services, town market and public property in the ownership or control of the Council.
  • To oversee the management of properties owned by Thatcham Town Council and leased or licenced to external organisations.
  • To purchase/lease and maintain such vehicles and equipment as may be required to carry out the Council’s duties in connection with the facilities under the control of the Committee.
  • To monitor all matters relating to leases and bye-laws in connection with the facilities under the control of the Committee.
  • To have joint management functions in respect of Henwick Worthy Sports Ground and joint advisory functions in respect of Kennet Leisure Centre.
  • To consider matters relating to the acquisition of land or buildings for recreational, burial or related purposes and make recommendations to Full Council.
  • To engage with West Berkshire Council to ensure s106 Developers’ Contributions and Community Infrastructure Levy funds for Thatcham are allocated to meet the needs of the town.
  • To consider matters relating to environmental protection and enhancement.
  • To work with town centre businesses and other agencies to enhance and promote Thatcham town centre.
  • To consider and respond to consultation documents when the appropriate scheduled Committee is not within the given timeframe to meet the deadline.

Upcoming meetings and events

Recreation and Amenities Committee
Monday, 16th Dec 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation and Amenities Committee

Recreation and Amenities Committee
Monday, 17th Feb 2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation and Amenities Committee

Recreation and Amenities Committee
Monday, 16th Mar 2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation and Amenities Committee

Recreation and Amenities Committee
Monday, 18th May 2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation and Amenities Committee

Members

Councillor Jeremy  Cottam
Chairman

Jeremy Cottam  
Thatcham North East
Liberal Democrats

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Councillor Jeff Brooks
Vice Chairman

Jeff Brooks  
Thatcham West
Liberal Democrats

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Councillor Steve Ardagh-Walter
Member

Steve Ardagh-Walter  
Thatcham Colthrop & Crookham
Conservative

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Councillor John  Boyd
Member

John Boyd  
Thatcham Colthrop & Crookham
Liberal Democrats

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Councillor Lourdes Cottam
Member

Lourdes Cottam  
Thatcham North East
Liberal Democrats

T: 01635 871 733

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Councillor Paul  Field
Member

Paul Field  
Thatcham Central
Green Party

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Councillor Owen  Jeffery
Member

Owen Jeffery  
Thatcham Central
Liberal Democrats

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Councillor Mark  Lillycrop
Member

Mark Lillycrop  
Thatcham West
Liberal Democrats

T: 07717 858 284

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Councillor Simon  Pike
Member

Simon Pike  
Thatcham West
Liberal Democrats

T: 07787 154 070

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Councillor Keith  Woodhams
Member

Keith Woodhams  
Thatcham West
Liberal Democrats

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Past meetings and events

Recreation and Amenities Committee
Monday, 18th Nov 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation and Amenities Committee

Recreation and Amenities Committee
Monday, 16th Sep 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation and Amenities Committee

Recreation and Amenities Committee
Monday, 19th Aug 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation and Amenities Committee

Recreation and Amenities Committee
Monday, 17th Jun 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation and Amenities Committee

Recreation & Amenities Committee
Monday, 20th May 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation & Amenities Committee

Recreation & Amenities Committee
Monday, 18th Mar 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation & Amenities Committee

Recreation & Amenities Committee
Monday, 18th Feb 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation & Amenities Committee

Recreation & Amenities Committee
Monday, 17th Dec 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation & Amenities Committee

Recreation & Amenities Committee
Monday, 19th Nov 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation & Amenities Committee

 

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Council Meetings

Monday, 16th Dec 2019 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Recreation and Amenities Committee

Tuesday, 17th Dec 2019 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Planning and Highways Committee

Tuesday, 7th Jan 2020 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Planning and Highways Committee

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, 10th Dec 2019 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Tuesday, 10th Dec 2019 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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Tuesday, 10th Dec 2019 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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