Decision details

The Ice Rink

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The report is intended to give Cabinet information to make a decision on whether to continue to support the provision of an ice rink in Tunbridge Wells.




  1. That the preferred option for the future of the ice rink (Option 4) be approved.


  1. That delegated authority be given to the Head of HR, Customer Services and Culture, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Leisure, Wellbeing and Culture to take such action as necessary to give effect to the preferred option, be approved.


  1. That authority be given to the Head of Mid Kent Legal Services and the Council’s Procurement Manager to negotiate and complete all necessary legal documentation and formalities, including any procurement processes, and award the contract be approved. 


REASON FOR DECISION – To continue to provide a significant Christmas attraction in the Borough.

Report author: Dawn Gabriel

Publication date: 23/03/2023

Date of decision: 23/03/2023

Decided at meeting: 23/03/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 01/04/2023

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