Premises licence is approved for Huntingdon nightclub

17:07 20 June 2014

All Saints Passage, Huntingdon

All Saints Passage, Huntingdon

Archant

A former Huntingdon nightclub can be reopened after Huntingdonshire District Council approved an application for a premises licence, despite opposition from people living nearby.

All Saints Passage, HuntingdonAll Saints Passage, Huntingdon

Steve Woodham, owner of Steve’s Taxis, plans to open the S One Club in All Saints Passage.

Previously the home of Level 2, the club was closed in April 2012 after a brawl.

Councillors on the Licensing Sub-committee met yesterday (Thursday) but following the hearing deferred their decision until today.

A statement from HDC released this afternoon (Friday) said the licence had been granted “with amended hours and additional conditions”. There is also a requirement that the whole exterior is covered by CCTV.

The spokesman said the changes, the detail of which is yet to be released, had been agreed following consultation with police and HDC’s environmental health team.

The original application had sought approval for the club to remain open until 3am, Thursday to Saturday, serving alcohol until 2.30am and live music until 2am, and closing at midnight on Sunday to Wednesday.

Neighbours raised concerns about the potential for disturbed sleep, an increase in litter and anti-social behaviour, noise and falling property prices.

More news stories

Yesterday, 19:33
Road works

Planning to travel in the next few days, check out the Highways Agency’s list of roadworks in the East of England

Yesterday, 16:01

A 20-year-old motorist was found to be five times over the drug drive limit after leading police on a high-speed pursuit through Huntingdonshire.

Yesterday, 15:08
Sam and Alyssa Newland, Hannah and Louise Potter, Debbie Townsend, Ian Jackson, and Nathan Potter.

Youngsters being treated at Hinchingbrooke Hospital were in for a sweet surprise on August 24, when more than 700 chocolate bars were delivered to Holly Ward.

Yesterday, 12:00
Rebecca Durham from St Neots, appealing for chickenpox vaccination

After losing her daughter at nine-months-old to chickenpox, Rebecca Durham has joined a campaign for all children to be given a vaccination to fight the infectious disease.

Most read stories

Local business directory

Cambridgeshire's trusted business finder
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Hunts Post e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up