Issue details

Discover Newmarket Grant

The Portfolio Holder for Growth will be asked to approve the provision of a one off £30,000 grant to Discover Newmarket, from the existing Economic Development grants budget, on the condition that the grant is used to pay off their historic loan with West Suffolk Council (for the same sum).

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Newmarket East; Newmarket North; Newmarket West;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/03/2023

Decision due: 22 Mar 2023 by Portfolio Holder for Growth

Lead member: Councillor Susan Glossop, Portfolio Holder for Growth

Lead director: Director (Planning and Growth)

Contact: Julie Baird, Director (Planning and Growth) 01284 757613 Email:

Type of Decision: PH (D)

Documents to be submitted: Report to the Portfolio Holder for Growth which sets out the rationale for the provision of the grant.