Decision details

OD/15/40 Closure of Fore Street Swimming Pool (December 2015)

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Following the failure of the main water valve for the Fore Street swimming pool on 14 December 2015, the facility had to be closed to the public to affect repairs (further details are set out in the document below).  The estimated timescales for the repairs was one week.


The Head of Culture & Environment Services, in consultation with the Chief Operating Officer, determined that the Fore Street Pool be closed to the public for repairs under Part 3, Section 5, paragraph 8.10 of the Constitution.


Reason: To enable repair works to be undertaken


Update to decision: The swimming pool was reopened to the public on 21 December 2015.

Publication date: 22/12/2015

Date of decision: 14/12/2015

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