Agenda and draft minutes

Licensing Sub Committee - Thursday, 22nd October, 2020 10.00 am

Venue: Online Only

Contact: James Clapson 

Link: This meeting will be held by video call


No. Item


Election of Chairman


    Councillor Scobie proposed, Councillor Ara Seconded and it was agreed that Councillor Currie be the Chairman.



Apologies for Absence


    There were no apologies for absence.


Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 113 KB

    To receive any declarations of interest.  Members are advised to consider the advice contained within the Declaration of Interest advice attached to this Agenda.  If a Member declares an interest, they should complete the Declaration of Interest Form 



    There were no declarations of interest.


Application for a Premises Licence - Royston 1 Chandos Road, Broadstairs pdf icon PDF 93 KB

    Additional documents:


    Also present:


    Officers:  Ms Phillips, Principal Litigation Solicitor

      Ms Brock, Licensing Officer

      Mrs Bennett, Licensing Team Leader

      PC Greig, Kent Police


    Applicant: Mr Smith

    Applicant’s Representative: Mr Dillon


    A member of the public making representations: Mrs Martin



    Alison Brock, Licensing Officer, presented the report.


    The Applicant’s representative addressed the Sub-Committee.


    Members of the committee asked questions of the applicant.


    Kent Police addressed the Sub-Committee.


    The member of the public asked questions of Kent Police.


    The applicant asked questions of the Kent Police.


    The member of the public addressed the Sub-Committee.


    The applicant asked questions of the member of public.


    Members of the committee asked questions of the applicant.


    Further to debate, Members agreed:



    “In the application of Mr Andrew Leslie Smith for a new premises licence under section 17 of the Licensing Act 2003, in respect of Royston, I Chandos Road, Broadstairs Kent CT10 1QB, to Thanet District Council as relevant Licensing Authority in accordance with section 12 of the Licensing Act and upon the consideration of representations made to the Licensing Sub-Committee on the 22nd October 2020 by:


    1. The Licensing Authority – Ms Brock

    2. The Applicant - Mr Smith

    3. The Applicants Solicitor - Mr Dylan

    4. The Police – Ms Greig

    5. Member of the Public - Mrs Martin


    It is the decision of the Licensing Sub-Committee that the licence be granted for the operation of Royston, 1 Chandos Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 1QB as a micropub