Members considered an event application for Zippo’s Circus concerning a proposed circus event at the Heath and the following comments were made:
· Members were advised that this proposed event to take place on 20-28 October 2019 had been reviewed and supported by the Officer Event Group (OEG) and was being brought to the Committee for feedback as a medium/large event as per the Events Policy Part 2.
· In response to concerns regarding animals following protests in the past, Members were advised that the only animals which would be used within the programme were budgerigar guards.
· The South End Green Association were in general support for this event noting that the event managers had proven themselves in responding to concerns and had kept their promises.
· Members were generally supportive of this event.