Minutes of the Youth Committee Meeting held on Wednesday 27 September 2000 at 7.30pm at The Sycamores Recreation Ground Present: DJ Lee (chair) L Henderson S Lester GM Richardson J Sandford HM Smith The clerk SJ Daniels 1 Apologies for absence PC Shulver. It was understood that P Mynott had resigned from the committee. 434/00 2 Minutes The minutes of the meeting of 17 July 2000 were approved and signed as a true record. 3 Matters arising 435/00 Grant (350/00) HMS had applied for grant aid from SCDC. 436/00 4 Update on building conversion Work was progressing slowly. An offer to help paint the building had been received. LH to organise. Work still to be done included waterproofing the roof and putting in the electricity. 437/00 5 Youth provision Equipment Some equipment had been acquired - television, mugs and two armchairs. LH had contacted: manufacturers of table tennis tables to effect repairs to tables at MCC and ntl about provision of telephone/internet line. SL would ask M Croxon to apply for grant through Prince's Trust for pool table [youngsters must be involved in applications to Prince's Trust]. Tenders DJL, JS and the clerk had met Geoff Redhead of Cottenham Village College but to date there had been no response from him. SL agreed to talk to Cottenham, Linton, Bottisham and Swavesey. Any village colleges interested would be invited to submit a tender by 20 October - to be discussed by committee on 1 November. Anticipated starting date January 2001. In the meantime LH would arrange a meeting with Paula Totes and Jackie Uttin. It was hoped that these two could run perhaps two sessions each week from half term to Christmas. It was agreed to wait till the building was open before involving the youth. 6 Date of next meeting - Wednesday 1 November in youth building 6pm. The meeting ended at 9.00pm.