Councillor Mark Coker

Title: Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Infrastructure

Party: Labour

Ward: Devonport

Other councillors representing this Ward:

Contact information

Correspondence address: 
Council House
Plymouth City Council
Plymouth
PL1 2AA

Mobile:  07585888047

Email:  mark.coker@plymouth.gov.uk

Responsibilities

Committee appointments

Terms of Office

  • 07/05/2007 - 09/05/2011
  • 09/05/2011 - 11/05/2015
  • 11/05/2015 - 14/05/2019

Appointments to outside bodies

Additional Information

 

 

 

Community Grants 2020/21

Description

Amount  

Aug-20

£100.00

To support Plymouth Vineyard with the pop-up Uniform Store Plymouth project with the purchase of vital equipment to get children ready for school such as pencil cases, water bottles as well as the cost of running the project which involves washing, printing and ironing equipment. This will hugely benefit families who have been struggling in Plymouth.

£100.00

Sep-20

£170.00

To support 1st Keyham Scout Group with adding new clear plastic roofing on the outside areas to enable outdoor activities to be run whatever the weather. This will benefit 100+ youth members and adults who regularly meet at these premises.

£170.00

Grand Total

£270.00

 

 

 

Community Grants 2019/20

Description

Amount

Jul- 19

Sponsorship for salvation army fun day, Reference number DE41

£500.00

Stiltskin Arts & Theatre Company- To install an emergency pull cord alarm in their new disabled toilet.

£100.00

Sept – 19

 

To support the AFC Devonport under13s girls football team with the purchase of rain jackets. 

£166.00

Oct - 19

 

Defibrilator for Plymouth Petanque Club

£125.00

Bingo tickets and equipment for Helen Fox House

£100.00

Jan - 20

 

To purchase plants and equipment for a community gardening project in Pembrooke Street

£200.00

Feb - 20

 

To fund a childrens part at Devonport Live

£200.00

To contribute towards the creation of a forest school College Road Primary School.

£250.00

To contribute towards Devonport Parks fruiting Arboretum.

£250.00

Mar - 20

 

To contribute towards the running of Exim Dance providing opportunities for children at risk in the Plymouth area to socialise and learn to dance

£200.00

To provide funds towards fixing the trampoline at the trampoline club aimed at children with disabilities across Plymouth

£100.00

Contribute towards an Easter Egg Hunt being facilitated by Keyham Neighbourhood Watch

£200.00

Grand Total

£2,391.00

 

 

 

Community Grants Scheme 2018/19

Description

Amount

Jul-18

 

To help fund the Morice Town Community Fund Day.

£200.00

To fund a petrol mower for the North Corner Residents Association.

£150.00

TGS Coaching - Support for local schools tournament for celebrating the World Cup.

£200.00

Aug-18

 

To fund a mass lunch at the Welcome Hall Community Centre for the elderly and lonely in the Devonport Community.

£200.00

Nov-18

 

Keyham Green Places. Supporting sessions for children at a local Junior Youth group.

£166.67

Jan-19

 

To support an educational visit by year 6 pupils at Marlborough School for team building/preparation for secondary school.

£500.00

To support the St Levans Park Summer Fun Day, which benefits members of the Devonport Ward.

£150.00

To fund the planting of hanging baskets for the Community Planting Day held by Pembroke Street Estate Management Board.

£150.00

Feb-19

 

To support the Devonport Live Cafe provide Healthy Eating Classes for the benefit of local residents.

£250.00

Mar-19

 

To help support Mount Wise Primary School with school trips out of the City that will enhance the children's' education and cultural experiences.

£300.00

To help fund a defibrillator for the Plymouth Petanque Club.

£450.00

Grand Total

£2,716.67

 

 

 

Community Grants Scheme 2017/18

Description

Amount

Oct-17

 

Blenheims - Contribution to community noticeboard at Mount Wise

£200.00

Mar-18

 

Provide planting and generally re-vamp Morice Town

£600.00

Apr-18

 

To provide equipment for the Dance Group

£200.00

For Community planting and local group activity

£500.00

To support new tree planting in Haddington Road, James St

£500.00

To provide community group resources & purchase equipment for kids club

£500.00

To provide funding for community planting at Pembroke Street

£500.00

To provide new equipment for Devonport Boxing Club

£500.00

Grand Total

£3,500.00

 

 

 

Community Grant Scheme 2016 to 2017

Description

Amount

Bin storage and placement on pavement on Cumberland Street

£300.00

Community Planting in Devonport Park

£500.00

Friends of Alexandra park community rememberance service

£100.00

Funding for Devonport Work Club

£500.00

Planting and summer clean up and pots for pembroke street

£300.00

Portable wheelchairs for use in community hall, donation towards kids club, luncheon club for elderly for equipment and  outing for underpriviledged chrildren

£800.00

Providing community equipment for friends of devonport park

£500.00

Renewal of outdoor community play equipment, inclusive of safety floor at CROPS - Keyham Green Places community centre. Total Cost £2,688.  This will benefit the local community, school, junior group and parents with children aged 3 to 10.

£500.00

Grand Total

£3,500.00

 

 

 

Community Grant Scheme 2015 to 2016

Description

Amount

Devonport Community Fun Day (Joint application with Councillors Stevens £1000 & K Taylor £1000)

£1000

Art in the Park exhibitions – Devonport Community Art Project

£300

Morice Town Fun Day (joint application with Councillors Stevens £100 & K Taylor £100)

£100

Part funding of equipment for NORPRO – to help disadvantaged adults (joint application with Councillors Stevens £200 & K Taylor £350)

£200

Part funding of CCTV cameras for Devonport (joint application with Councillor Stevens £250)

£250

Postcards and posters for dog fouling in the Devonport area

£80.82

Support of Community Health in Lipson (joint application with Councillors Tuffin £200, Penberthy £50, Jarvis £500, Sparling £50, Singh £300, Evans £100, McDonald £100, Riley £100, Rennie £200, P Davey £100, K Taylor £400, Aspinall £200, Stevens £50, Dann £200, Mrs Bridgeman £50, Martin Leaves £166, Mahony £167 & Mrs Nicholson £167)

£100

Devonport Live – to provide community engagement for the youth in the area

£1000

Welcome Hall – kids club activities & elder persons luncheon club

£517.55

 

 

 

Community Grant Scheme 2014 to 2015

Description

Amount

Equipment for residents community garden project

£300

Summer activities for the junior club – Keyham Green Places

£200

Devonport Community Festival (joint application with councillors Stevens £1000 & K Taylor £1000)

£1000

Christmas Lunch for the elderly at Welcome Hall (joint application with Councillors Stevens £84 and Kate Taylor £83)

£83

Supporting Friends of Alexandra Park with community events (joint application with Councillors Stevens £67 & Kate Taylor £66)

£67

Art in the Park Christmas Event

£200

Painting of communal benches outside neighbourhood centre

£100

Notice board for bandstand in Devonport Park

£500

Community Project in Keyham area for young people

£100

Design a poster competition for Keyham Barton School (joint application with Councillor Stevens £250)

£250

Community Planting project with Friends of Devonport Park (joint application with Councillor Stevens £100)

£100

Community activities day at Welcome Hall (joint application with Councillor Stevens £100)

£100

Community Dance Activities (joint application with Councillor Stevens £50)

£50