Play Away Days

Hi folks,

Before I added you all as directors, Skelmersdale Leisure Ltd was created for one purpose, developing an indoor sports and leisure facility. 

That didn't happen so make Skelmersdale Leisure suitable for our purposes the "Articles of Association" need to be amended, specifically OBJECTS.

Can you please have a read. From this, I have removed paragraphs a. & b.; To this, I have added a new paragraph a. and moved the remaining paragraphs up. Please let me know your thoughts, if you are all in agreement I will prepare a resolution to be submitted to companies house.

From this

OBJECTS

 

5.

The objects of the Charity are for the public benefit:

 

 

a.

The promotion of community participation in healthy recreation for the benefit of the inhabitants of Skelmersdale and the surrounding area by the provision of facilities for the playing of indoor sports in particular but not exclusively snooker, pool, darts and short mat indoor bowls.

 

 

 

 

b.

To promote for the benefit of the inhabitants of Skelmersdale the surrounding area the provision of facilities for the recreation or other leisure time occupation of individuals who have need of such facilities by reason of their youth, age, infirmity or disablement, financial hardship or social and economic circumstances or for the public at large in the interests of social welfare and with the object of improving the condition of life of the said inhabitants.

 

 

 

c.

To provide or assist in the provision of facilities available for the general use as a social facility for the community in the interest of the social welfare of the public at large.  Encouraging participation in activities aimed at improving and maintaining, the physical and mental health, fitness and well-being of the said inhabitants through mental stimulation, physical exercise and social contact.

 

 

 

d.

To advance the education and training (both academic and vocational) of the public and in particular (but not limited to) young people from the age of 16 in the sports, sports management and related subjects.

 

 

 

And such other means as may from time to time be determined subject to the prior written consent of the Charity Commissioners for England and Wales.

To this

OBJECTS

 

5.

The objects of the Charity are for the public benefit:

 

 

a.

To promote for the benefit of the inhabitants of Skelmersdale and the surrounding area without distinction of sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, nationality, race or of political, religious or other opinions by the provision of facilities for sports, recreation or other leisure time occupation of individuals who have need of such facilities by reason of their youth, age, infirmity or disablement, financial hardship or social and economic circumstances or for the public at large in the interests of social welfare and with the object of improving the conditions of life of the said inhabitants, and to establish, or secure the establishment of, a community and sports centre and to maintain and manage the same (whether alone or in co-operation with any statutory authority or person or body) in furtherance of the objects.

 

 

 

b.

To provide or assist in the provision of facilities available for the general use as a social facility for the community in the interest of the social welfare of the public at large.  Encouraging participation in activities aimed at improving and maintaining, the physical and mental health, fitness and well-being of the said inhabitants through mental stimulation, physical exercise and social contact.

 

 

 

c.

To advance the education and training (both academic and vocational) of the public and in particular (but not limited to) young people from the age of 16 in the sports, sports management and related subjects.

 

 

 

And such other means as may from time to time be determined subject to the prior written consent of the Charity Commissioners for England and Wales.