The Former Cabinet Member for Cultural Services and Sport from May, 2009 to July, 2010
Purpose of committee
The Cabinet Member for Cultural Services and Sport is responsible for all aspects of culture, leisure and sports policy and services including:-
· Sporting facilities and sports promotion.
· Leisure facilities and recreational areas.
· Libraries and Museums.
· Parks and open spaces.
· Children’s play areas.
· Events planning and management including the Rotherham Show.
Responsible for championing increased participation in sport and recreation and liaison with NHS Rotherham on this.
Responsible for the co-ordination of events and activity for the 2012 Olympic Games.
Responsible politically for performance outcomes in these service areas under the CAA regime and relevant inspections.
(This Member to work closely with the Cabinet Member for Health and Social Care on developing health opportunities through sport and leisure.)
Support officer: Debbie Bacon, Senior Democratic Services Officer - Ext. 2054.