Decision details

Leisure Services Update

Decision Maker: Overview and Scrutiny Committee, Cabinet

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To review recent management arrangements and activities in the provision of leisure services for the City of Gloucester.




(1)       the provision of Leisure services since October 2023 is noted;


(2)       the appointment of Freedom Leisure to deliver leisure services on behalf of the City Council from 11 November 2023 to 1 January 2025 is noted;


(3)       authority is delegated to the Managing Director, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Culture and Leisure and the Cabinet Member for Performance and Resources, to procure and award a contract for the longer term provision of management of the facilities at GL1 and Oxstalls from 2 January 2025 following a full and robust tender process.

Publication date: 07/03/2024

Date of decision: 06/03/2024

Decided at meeting: 06/03/2024 - Cabinet

Effective from: 15/03/2024

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