Decision details

Burscough Sports Refurbishment

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To seek approval for a scheme to refurbish the Burscough Wellbeing and Leisure Hub.


Consideration was given to the report of the Deputy Chief Executive, as contained on pages 57 to 64 of the Book of Reports, which sought approval for a scheme to refurbish Burscough Sports.


Following a discussion, the Portfolio Holder for Leisure gave an undertaking to give first refusal, to Banks Leisure Centre management company, of any non-leased equipment being dispensed of during the refurbishment.




A.     That the scheme to refurbish Burscough Sports be approved with a capital expenditure budget of £3.188m funded through the sources set out in paragraph 5.2 of the report.


B.     That funding be set aside in the Medium Term Financial Strategy to meet the potential short term impact on revenue income that will result from the scheme.


C.     That the Deputy Chief Executive be given delegated authority to take all necessary steps and actions and to procure and enter such contracts that are required to deliver the scheme.



Report author: Marc Taylor

Publication date: 07/05/2024

Date of decision: 17/04/2024

Decided at meeting: 17/04/2024 - Council

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