Decision details

Christmas Ice Rink

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To evaluate the Christmas ice rink and consider its return in 2022 and future years.




1.    the overall success of the ice rink in 2021 and the impact of the ice rink on residents and Imperial Gardens, as set out in Section 6 be noted;

2.    a temporary ice rink in Cheltenham for the 2022 Christmas period be approved, subject to:

a)    a fully costed business case;

b)    securing the necessary planning consents;

c)    procuring an operator;

d)    the final commitment being brought back to Cabinet for approval.

3.    the ability to deliver fixed power infrastructure as identified in the Council’s interim events strategy be fully assessed.


Contact: David Jackson Email: [email protected] Email: [email protected].

Report author: David Jackson

Publication date: 03/03/2022

Date of decision: 01/03/2022

Decided at meeting: 01/03/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 11/03/2022

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