Question 49/18

Question:

Who was responsible for the disaster that is the “Colonnade Restaurant” and where is the money coming from to pay for the losses ? https://www.bexhillobserver.net/news/politics/bexhill-s-council-run-colonnade-restaurant-lost-56-000-in-first-ten-weeks-1-8689777 (15/12/2018)

Answer:

A report went to Cabinet seeking approval to run in house with a view to selling on the lease.  A further report then went to Cabinet seeking to lease out the Colonnade.  There will be a further report to the Council’s Overview and Scrutiny Committee when the company has wound up. (17/12/2018)