Decision details

The Werks Group - Creative Hub Lewes

Decision Maker: Lewes District Council Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


For Cabinet to note proposals for 4 Fisher Street, Lewes to be leased to The Werks Group and draft lease arrangements, and agree a capital sum to be earmarked for capital works on the building.


(Key decision):


(1) To note proposals for the establishment of a creative hub at 4 Fisher Street;


(2) To agree that the Council enter into lease agreement in line with the terms outlined within section 2 of the report;


(3) To agree that up to £250,000 be earmarked from the Council’s capital programme to support the creative hub project;


(4) To delegate authority to the Director of Regeneration and Planning in consultation with Cabinet Member for Regeneration and Prosperity to conclude lease arrangements with The Werks Group and to sign or execute the agreement for lease, the lease and any related documentation.

Report author: Mark Langridge Kemp

Publication date: 11/02/2020

Date of decision: 10/02/2020

Decided at meeting: 10/02/2020 - Lewes District Council Cabinet

Effective from: 15/02/2020

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