{meta} Decision - The Folly, Station Road, Pendlebury

Decision details

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Salford City Council - Record of Decision


I, Paul Dennett, City Mayor, in exercise of the powers contained within the City Council constitution do hereby:

  1. Approve the acquisition of the land at The Folly, Station Road, Swinton on the provisionally agreed heads of terms subject to confirmation of funding from TfGM (Transport for Greater Manchester).
  2. Authorise the Shared Legal Service to complete all necessary documentation and to take all steps which are required to give effect to the above recommendations.


The Reasons are the acquisition will enable the implementation of a park and ride facility to improve the infrastructure around Swinton Station and enhance its current facilities. 


Assessment of Risk: Low


The source of funding is: TfGM Growth Deal Fund


Legal Advice obtained: Gaynor Corfe, Head of Property. Tel: 0161 234 3118


Financial Advice obtained: Yes - Alex Archer, Finance Manager. Tel: 01617780498


The following documents have been used to assist the decision process.

The relevant documents contain exempt or confidential information and are not available for public inspection

Contact Officer:        Alexander Cox                      Tel No 0161 779 4837


This decision is not subject to consideration by another Lead Member/Strategic Director

The appropriate scrutiny panels to call-in the decision are the Overview and Scrutiny Board and the Growth and Prosperity Scrutiny Panel.


Signed: Paul Dennett

City Mayor

Date: 22 June 2020


Publication date: 22/06/2020

Date of decision: 22/06/2020

Decided at meeting: 22/06/2020 - Property / Regeneration Briefing

Effective from: 30/06/2020

Accompanying Documents: