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Licensing Act - New premises licence app Southborne Snooker Club

Meeting: 15/04/2021 - Licensing Sub-Committee (Item 71)

71 Licensing Act - New premises licence application - Southbourne Snooker Bar, Bournemouth pdf icon PDF 235 KB

An application has been received for a new premises licence for the premises known as Southbourne Snooker Bar, 8 Deans Road, Southbourne, Bournemouth BH5 2DA.

 

The application is brought before the Licensing Sub Committee for determination.

 

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Attendance:

 

From BCP Council:

Nananka Randle, Licensing Manager

Johanne McNamara, Legal Advisor to the Sub Committee

Jill Holyoake, Clerk to the Sub Committee

 

David Ramsay – Applicant’s representative

HuseyinKocabay - Applicant

Cllr Andy Jones – Other Person, representing himself and one ‘other person’.

 

The Chairman made introductions and explained the procedure for the hearing which was agreed by all parties.

 

The Licensing Manager presented a report, a copy of which had been circulated and a copy of which appears as Appendix A to these minutes in the Minute Book together with a Supplementary Pack which contained the Club Premises Certificate referenced in the report.

 

The Sub Committee was asked to consider an application for a new premises licence for the premises known as Southbourne Snooker Bar, 8 Deans Road, Southbourne, Bournemouth, BH5 2DA for the following licensable activities and times:

 

·       Indoor Sporting Events: Monday to Sunday – 10:00 to 00:00

·       Sale of alcohol on the premises: Monday to Saturday- 10:00 to 00:00, Sunday -10:00 to 23:00

 

The application had resulted in eight representations being received from ‘Other Persons’ under all four licensing objectives.

 

Following mediation with Dorset Police the applicant had agreed that the terminal hour for the sale of alcohol, should the licence be granted, be reduced to 23:30 Monday to Saturday and 22:30 on a Sunday. The Police and the applicant had also agreed a condition in relation to door supervision to be attached to the premises licence if granted, as set out in Appendix 5 of the report.

 

The following persons attended the hearing and addressed the Sub Committee to expand on the points made in their written submissions:

 

David Ramsay – Applicant’s representative

HuceyinKocabay – Applicant

Cllr Andy Jones - Other Person, presenting his own objection and that of one ‘other person’.

 

During the hearing the applicant’s representative reported on the additional offered conditions which the applicant had submitted to the Licensing Authority in response to the representations received.

 

The Sub Committee asked various questions of all parties present and were grateful for responses received. All parties had the opportunity to ask questions. All parties were invited to sum up before the Sub Committee retired to make its decision. Before concluding the hearing the Legal Advisor advised all parties of the right of appeal.

 

RESOLVED:- That the application for a new premises licence for the premises known as Southbourne Snooker Bar, 8 Deans Road, Southbourne, Bournemouth, BH5 2DA, for the provision of Indoor Sporting Events on Monday to Sunday from 10:00 to 00:00hrs, and for the sale of alcohol on the premises on Monday to Sunday from 10:00 to 00:00hrs* (terminal hours as amended below) be GRANTED, subject to the conditions offered by the applicant to promote the licensing objectives as detailed in Section 18 of the application form, and the following additional conditions:

 

Additional conditions agreed with the applicant by Dorset Police:

 

·       *The terminal hour for the sale of alcohol on Monday to Saturday will be 23:30hrs and on Sunday 22:30hrs.

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