Agenda and draft minutes

Virtual meeting, Licensing Hearing Sub Committee - Tuesday, 15th November, 2022 2.00 pm

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Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were submitted on behalf of Mr B Thomson- Head of Public Protection, L Jones- Deputy Licensing Officer, Mrs Osbourne and Mrs Creegan.

 

2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Members of the Licensing Hearing Sub Committee are asked to consider whether they have an interest in any matter on the agenda, and, if so, to formally declare that interest.

 

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest made although Councillor J Grimshaw stated the application was located within her Councillor ward.

 

3.

APPLICATION FOR A VARIATION TO A PREMISES LICENCE UNDER THE LICENSING ACT 2003 IN RESPECT OF LIFE BABY SCANNING AND GIFTS, 109 PARR LANE, UNSWORTH, BL9 8JN pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Report from the Executive Director (Operations) is attached:-

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Licensing Authority received an application to vary a Premises Licence under section 34 of the Licensing Act 2003 in relation to Life Baby Scanning and Gifts, 109 Parr Lane, Unsworth, BL9 8JN. Four representations have been received which consist of one from Environmental Health in their capacity as a responsible authority and three representations have been received from interested parties.

 

The applicant for the licence in respect of the above premises is Mumson Limited, Unit 22, Carrioca Business Park, 2 Sawley Road Manchester, M40 8BB, Miss Anna Theresa Morrison is the Designated Premises Supervisor (DPS) at these premises.

 

The Applicant had complied with all the necessary procedural requirements laid down by the Act.

 

As part of the statutory process the Responsible Authorities and interested parties are entitled to make representations in relation to the grant of a licence. Where representations are made and not withdrawn Members are required to determine them.

 

Representations must be relevant to the licensing objectives defined within the Act. The objectives are:-

• the prevention of crime and disorder

• public safety

• prevention of public nuisance and

• protection of children from harm

 

The Licensing Unit Manager presented the report and explained the application was for the variation of a Premises Licence under Part 3 of the Licensing Act 2003.

 

The Current operating schedule was as follows:

 

Supply of alcohol – For consumption Off the Premises.

Monday to Sunday 09.00 to 21.00

Hours open to the Public

Monday to Sunday 09.00 to 21.00

 

The proposed variation to opening hours were:-

 

Supply of alcohol – For consumption On/Off the Premises.

Monday to Thursday 09.00 to 22.00

Friday to Sunday 09.00 to 23.45

Christmas Eve 23.00 to 00.30

New Years Eve 23.00 to 02.00

Easter Holidays 23.00 to 00.30

Bank Holiday Weekends 23.00 to 00.30

 

Performance of Live Music (Indoors)

Friday to Sunday 23.00 to 23.45

Christmas Eve 23.00 to 00.30

New Years Eve 23.00 to 02.00

Easter Holidays 23.00 to 00.30

Bank Holiday Weekends 23.00 to 00.30

 

Provision of Recorded Music (Indoors)

Friday to Sunday 23.00 to 23.45

Christmas Eve 23.00 to 00.30

New Years Eve 23.00 to 02.00

Easter Holidays 23.00 to 00.30

Bank Holiday Weekends 23.00 to 00.30

 

Provision of Late night Refreshment

Friday to Sunday 23.00 to 23.45

Christmas Eve 23.00 to 00.30

New Years Eve 23.00 to 02.00

Easter Holidays 23.00 to 00.30

Bank Holiday Weekends 23.00 to 00.30

 

Hours open to the Public

Monday to Thursday 09.00 to 22.00

Friday to Sunday 09.00 to 23.45

Christmas Eve 23.00 to 00.30

New Years Eve 23.00 to 02.00

Easter Holidays 23.00 to 00.30

Bank Holiday Weekends 23.00 to 00.30

 

It was noted that the timings on this licence predate the implementation of

the Live Music Act 2012 which now permits licensed premises to have

regulated entertainment (Live Music and Recorded Music) Monday to Sunday

between 8.00 until 23.00, up to a maximum of 500 people.

 

The Environmental Health department at Bury Council had made representations in their capacity as a Responsible  ...  view the full minutes text for item 3.