Councillor David Downie

Party: Conservative

Ward: Budshead

Other councillors representing this Ward:

Contact information

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

Email:  dave.downie@plymouth.gov.uk

Mobile:  07887057406

Committee appointments

Terms of Office

  • 26/05/2014 - 25/05/2018
  • 08/05/2018 -

Appointments to outside bodies

Additional Information

 

 

 

Community Grants 2020/21

Description

Amount  

Apr-20

£500.00

Grant towards cooking hot, healthy, nutritious food for the vulnerable and elderly in Whitley, who are self-isolating and are not able to cook themselves and contributions towards food and toiletry hampers for those residents in self-isolation.

£500.00

May-20

£250.00

To help Devon and Cornwall Foodbank with the running costs of delivering food to the less well off or self- isolating residents in the North of Plymouth.

£250.00

Jun-20

£850.00

CASSPLUS provides a full time service at Plymouth Court and normally works with approx. 80-100 clients each month. They co-ordinate, advise, support and signpost as courts are a unique point of crisis within the criminal justice system. They promote active engagement with a vulnerable group who would otherwise simply be 'processed' through this setting without any options for change.

£250.00

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

£350.00

To  support Derriford URC provide boxes and food supplies to Derriford Meals on Wheels who provide hot meals, delivered safely to vulnerable and elderly residents of Derriford, Tamerton and Southway.

£250.00

Grand Total

£1,600.00

 

 

 

Community Grants 2019/20

Description

Amount

Sept - 19

 

Whitleigh Litter Pickers - to help clean the ward. Litter picking equipment

£192.02

Oct - 19

 

Whitleigh Kicks Project. Partnering with Plymouth Argyle, to give the young people of Whitleigh the opportunity to participate in football related activities.

£500.00

To support the Whitleigh Community Christmas Fayre

£500.00

Jan - 20

 

To provide lunches to support the lonely and elderly to meet others in Whitleigh

£100.00

Feb - 20

 

To support with the replacement of various specialist equipment for the children, which was vandalised after a break in.

£750.00

Grand Total

£2,042.02

 

 

 

Community Grants Scheme 2018/19

Description

Amount

Aug-18

 

You can do it Achievement Awards 2018 Special Achievement age group 4-11yrs

£250.00

You can do it Achievement Awards 2018 Special Achievement age group 11yrs+

£250.00

Whitleigh Community Bus Project (Whitleigh Big Local) To provide monies towards a bus service for residents to travel to Whitleigh Green shops.

£200.00

Oct-18

 

To help fund a Christmas fayre on Whitleigh Green for the local community

£500.00

Barefoot to take 8 young people from Whitleigh for musical workshops at Live Wire  Saltash.

£300.00

Dec-18

 

Funding Christmas lunches for the Whitleigh local community.

£75.00

Jan-19

 

To buy Whitleigh Youth Football Team equipment to use to purchase football nets and assorted training equipment and footballs. Also to cover the hire of indoor training facilities.

£500.00

To buy bulbs for the new planting taking place on Whitleigh Green

£100.00

Mar-19

 

To purchase football equipment including football kit, shin pads for Whitleigh Youth football team

£750.00

Grand Total

£2,925.00

 

 

 

Community Grants Scheme 2017/18

Description

Amount

Jun-17

 

To help support the setting up of the North Plymouth Community First Responders with kit and other things, for the benefit of the community

£250.00

Aug-17

 

Young Devon, Children in Care Award

£300.00

Sep-17

 

Plymouth Storm - Promotion of Wheelchair Basketball

£500.00

Oct-17

 

To help fund a Christmas Fayre on Whitleigh Green

£500.00

Nov-17

 

Contribution towards Looked after Christmas Meal

£200.00

Support the Derriford Townswomen’s Guild. Hall bookings and events

£500.00

Feb-18

 

To support Kicks Project in Whitleigh to promote positive activities with young people

£750.00

To support the Devon and Cornwall Food Action group's work on food poverty.

£250.00

Mar-18

 

To support the Whitleigh befriending Group with activities

£250.00

Grand Total

£3,500.00

 

 

 

Community Grant Scheme 2016 to 2017

Description

Amount

Christmas on Whitleigh Green

£500.00

Contribution to the Plymouth Drake Foundation

£200.00

Contribution towards a replacement kitchen in Crownhill Scout Hut

£250.00

Looked After Childrens Christmas Meal

£100.00

Provide paint to the Womens Refuge through Sanctuary Housing Association

£500.00

Support for the Derriford Townswomens Guild

£630.00

Title deeds to land at Powisland Drive - to determine whether they can site a new children’s playground, badly needed for the area, on that piece of ground. £16 is not much to pay for this

£16.00

To fund Landscaping on Truro Drive

£1,154.00

You Can Do It Achievement Awards for looked after children

£150.00

Grand Total

£3,500.00

 

 

 

Community Grant Scheme 2015 to 2016

Description

Amount

Project to rewire scout hut for 1st Crownhill Scout Group (joint application with Councillors Drean £225, Jon Taylor £225, Ian Bowyer £225, Mrs Bowyer £225 & Jarvis £225)

£225

Christmas on Whitleigh Green (joint application with Councillors Drean £500 & J Taylor £500)

£500

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

£150

Funding for educational visists & Duke of Edinburgh Award trips for North Plymouth Police Cadets

£500

Removal & replanting of trees in Aylesbury Crescent (joint application with Councillor J Taylor £375)

£375

Various activities at Derriford United Reform Church

£500

New equipment for Little Monsters Nursery

£500

Relocation of a dog bin to Truro Drive

£150

 

 

 

Community Grant Scheme 2014 to 2015

Description

Amount

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

£50

Laptop for the North Plymouth Police Cadets

£291.64

Whitleigh Bridge CCTV (joint application with Councillors Jon Taylor £500, Cllr Peter Smith £250 & Riley £500)

£500

Bulb planting in Powisland Drive

£200

New equipment for Little Monsters Playgroup

£300

Youth Activities fund – Salvation Army

£300

Silver Surfers – Salvation Army

£300

2 dogs bins for Whitleigh Derriford

£1100

Food Bank – Salvation Army

£200