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Election of Chairman
To elect a Chairman for the meeting of the Sub Committee.
Nominations for a Chairman of the Licensing Sub Committee were sought, and it was:
To elect Cllr Allison Bucknell as Chairman for this meeting only.
Apologies for Absence/Substitutions
To receive any apologies for absence and to note any substitutions.
There were no apologies or substitutions.
Procedure for the Meeting
The Chairman will explain the attached procedure for the members of the public present.
The Chairman notified all those present at the meeting that it was not being recorded by Wiltshire Council, but that the meeting could be recorded by the press or members of the public.
The Chairman reminded those present that any speakers that wished to remain and make a statement to the Sub Committee would be giving consent to there being the possibility that they would be recorded presenting this.
It was noted that those that had made a representation would not be identified by name within the minutes (other than those representing public bodies and Responsible Authorities).
The Chairman then asked if anyone present wished to withdraw from the meeting. All parties confirmed they wished to remain in and take part in the Sub Committee hearing.
The Chairman explained the procedure to be followed at the hearing, as contained within the “Wiltshire Licensing Committee Procedural Rules for the Hearing of Licensing Act 2003 Applications” (Pages 5 to 10 of the Agenda refers).
The Chairman will give details of the exits to be used in the event of an emergency.
The Chairman gave details of the exits to be used in the event of an emergency.
Declarations of Interest
To receive any declarations of disclosable interests or dispensations granted by the Standards Committee.
There were no interests declared.
To consider and determine an Application for a Premises Licence by Krumbz Café Ltd in respect of Krumbz Café, Kennet Place, Marlborough. The report of the Public Protection Officer (Licensing) is attached.
Application by the owner of Krumbz Café
for a Premises Licence in respect of Krumbz Café, Kennet Place, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 1NG
The Sub Committee gave consideration to a report (circulated with the agenda) in which determination was sought for an application for a premises licence presented by Lisa Grant (Public Protection Officer – Licensing) for which one relevant representation had been received from Marlborough Town Council. The application was for the following licensable activities:
It was noted by the Sub Committee that there were four options available to them:
The Public Protection Officer (Licensing) gave details of the appeals procedure for the parties following a decision made at the Sub Committee hearing.
The following parties attended the hearing and took part in it:
On behalf of the Applicant
The Chairman advised that the written representations had been read by the members of the Sub Committee in advance of the meeting. The Chairman then invited the Applicant to introduce their application.
Rowland Meekspoke in support of the application, highlighting the following points:
Sub Committee Member’s questions
In response to the Sub Committee Members questions to the Applicant, the following points of clarification were given:
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