Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

Big plans, bright future

View Cabinet Decision Record

Cabinet Decision: 11th December 2019
Title of Item/Report
2019 Major Event Success & 2020 Lighting Calendar
Record of the Decision
Cabinet received a presentation providing an outline of the impact and visitor responses to the Cycling Festival, City Games and SIRF 2019. This included a short two minute video capturing some of the highlights from these events, which would be added to the Council’s website.

Members made reference to the exceptional public satisfaction rates from each of these events.

The report also set out the proposed 2020 memorial lighting calendar for approval.


1.The success of the Stockton Cycling Festival, Great North City Games and SIRF 2019 be noted.

2.The proposed 2020 memorial lighting calendar be approved as outlined in the Appendix to the report.
Reasons for the Decision
Cabinet continues to support major events as a means of animating our town centres, attracting visitors and bringing our residents together and this report provided a summary of the customer feedback and economic impact of the 3 largest summer events held in the Borough in 2019.
Alternative Options Considered and Rejected
Declared (Cabinet Member) Conflicts of Interest
Details of any Dispensations
Date and Time by which Call In must be executed
Midnight, 19 December 2019.

Date of Publication: 13 December 2019

Can't find it

Can't find what you're looking for? Let us know and we'll do our best to point you in the right direction