Councillor Richard Ball

Party: Conservative

Ward: Compton

Other councillors representing this Ward:

Contact information

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

Phone:  07557481280

Email:  richard.ball@plymouth.gov.uk

Responsibilities

Committee appointments

Terms of Office

  • 07/05/2008 - 03/05/2012
  • 04/05/2012 - 09/05/2016
  • 09/05/2016 - 11/05/2020

Additional Information

 

 

 

Community Grants 2020/21

Description

Amount  

May-20

£500.00

To support the work of the Devon and Cornwall Food Action group as it provides food parcels to the Community of Plymouth.

£500.00

Jun-20

£800.00

To support Adrenalin Devon Junior Minor League Crowdfunder that provides football opportunities for young people aged 6 - 18 years in the City of Plymouth.

£500.00

To support Trevi House with items required for Covid-19 related equipment and resources for their work they do with vulnerable women in the city.

£300.00

Jul-20

£250.00

To contribute towards helping the Park Road Resident's Association with the ability to add stone traps and small stones across the unadopted part of Park Road which will level the road making it easier and safer for the residents to use.

£250.00

Aug-20

£300.00

To support the community and outreach work of the trust by contributing towards consumables and items as required to fulfil community activities.

£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.

£200.00

Grand Total

£1,850.00

 

 

 

Community Grants 2019/20

Description

Amount

Oct 2019

Mutley baptist church is celebrating its £150th birthday this year. Compton Cllrs would like to give £150 each to support its mission work. Funds will be used to renovate outside courtyard area for the community.

£150.00

Plymouth Centre for Faiths & Cultural Diversity provides children with the opportunity to meet people of different faiths and cultures and learn first-hand about their life practices allowing them to gain a greater understanding, respect and tolerance for ways of life that are not families to them. This funding will help to ensure their work continues in the Compton Ward and across Plymouth.

£150.00

Nov-19

Contribution to the Mutley Plain Community Wreath Project, which will be made by members of the community and displayed in the shops. The grant will support the purchase of materials, room hire and refreshments.

£500.00

Dec-19

Donation to Plymouth Drake Foundation to help veterans in the Compton Ward with life after being in the forces.

£333.33

Funding to support the Plymouth Special Olympics Mayflower 400 Commemorative Games and the athletes competing.

£333.33

Jan-20

To purchase flip flops, water and sundries for Plymouth Street Pastors.

£333.00

Mar 20

To contribute towards the materials and equipment to support site clearance and development for the forest school initiative.

£333.00

To pay for the room hire at Compton Methodist Church for our annual residents meetings.

£50.00

To support the Children's Theatre with funds to complement their fundraising for a portable tap-dance mat.

£150.00

To support the fundraising efforts and celebration of Emmanuel Church's 150th birthday. With it's local mission work in the Community Centre including the Child Contact Centre

£150.00

To support the Lord Mayor's names charities in the City of Plymouth for 2019/20

£1,017.34

Grand Total

£3,500.00

 

 

 

Community Grants 2018/19

Description

Amount

Oct-18

Funds towards a garden to be built for the Child Contact Centre at Emmanuel Church

£33.34

To pay for the hire of the room for residents meetings with Councillors for the year 2018/19 at Higher Compton Methodist Church

£16.66

To pay for new scouting equipment for 9th/21st scouts, new camping equipment, tents and kitchen equipment

£500.00

To provide kitchen facilities for Mutley Youth, a locally run child and parent contact group.

£166.66

Dec-18

To provide funds towards a minibus for Compton Church of England School

£333.33

To provide funds towards Christmas Lunches for parents and children who attend the Child Contact Centre at Emmanuelle Church

£33.33

To provide funds to Starlights (Mutley Baptist Church) towards Christmas lunches for the local community.

£33.33

Feb-19

To provide funds to arrange for a grit bin to be installed at the bottom of Gleneagle Road.

£103.27

Mar-19

To provide funds to install a grit bit at the junction of Elm Road and Meadfoot Terrace to replace the one that was taken.

£103.27

To provide a dual purpose bin on the public green in Harley for the community to use.

£403.85

Grand Total

£1,727.04

 

 

 

Community Grants 2017/18

Description

Amount

Aug-17

Young Devon, Children in Care Award

£50.00

Jul-17

Refurbishment of Hartley Park

£684.00

Nov-17

Defibrilator for Compton Primary School

£205.92

Dec-17

To improve and brighten up the Mutley Plain area of Compton Ward

£1,666.50

Feb-18

To replace camping equipment for Emmanuelle Church 19th Plymouth Scout Group

£247.00

To replace camping equipment for Emmanuelle Church Guides 26th Group

£247.00

To provide Emanuelle Church with the funds to purchase and install 2 park benches and replace those at the end of their life.

£400.00

Grand Total

£3,500.42

 

 

 

Community Grant Scheme 2016/17

Description

Amount

Community Shed for Collings Park

£455.00

For the refurbishment of a bench at Henders Corner

£318.00

New climbing frame for Hartley Park

£1,965.00

New play equipment for the Emmanuel Child Contact Centre

£166.00

Support for Moorview Park Trust

£166.00

Support for the Junior Tennis Club

£333.00

Tabard and caps for litter pickers

£97.00

Grand Total

£3,500.00

 

 

 

Community Grant Scheme 2015/16

Description

Amount

You Can Do It Achievement Awards Ceremony 2015 (joint application with Councillors)

£34

Project for general improvement & planting Moorview Park (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £84 & Fry £83)

£83

Grant towards a security gate for Compton CofE Primary School (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £167 & Fry £166)

£167

Plant seeds & equipment for Compton CofE Primary School allotment project (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £67 & Fry £66)

£67

Grant to the window fund at Compton Methodist Church (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £1000 & Fry £1000)

£1000

Grant to Park Road Residents Association for improvement works (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £83 & Fry £84)

£83

Grant towards new windows at Compton Methodist Church (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £1000 & Fry £1000)

£1000

Dual bin for Beaumaris Road (joint application with Councillors Fletcher 220.30 & Fry £220.30)

£220.30

Dual bin for Priory Road (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £220.30 & Fry £220.30)

£220.30

Ashford Close anti-fly tipping fence and signs (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £260 & Fry £259)

£260

Bench for Henders Corner (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £300 & Fry £300)

£300

Replacement hand blowers for Emmanuel Church (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £552 & Fry £552)

£551

Grant to Plymouth Street Pastors to continue their work in the Mutley area (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £171.13 & Fry £172.13)

£134.84

Grant to 27th Plymouth Scout Group based at Compton Methodist Church (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £171.14 & Fry £172.13)

£134.85

Grant to 19th Plymouth Scout Group based at Emmanuel Church (joint application with Councillors Fletcher £171.13 & Fry £172.14)

£134.85

 

 

 

Community Grants 2014/15

CCTV system for Park Road Residents

£500

Fencing for Trefusis Park (joint application with Councillors Fry £2703.75 & Stark £2705)

£2205

Refurbishment of Thorn Park Victorian Pissior (joint application with Councillors Fry £795 & Stark £795)

£795

 

 

 

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