Councillor Eddie Rennie

Party: Labour

Ward: Sutton and Mount Gould

Other councillors representing this Ward:

Contact information

Correspondence address: 
Council House
Plymouth City Council
Armada Way

Phone:  (01752) 603796


Committee appointments

Terms of Office

  • 01/05/1997 - 01/05/2000
  • 07/05/2002 - 04/05/2003
  • 06/05/2003 - 13/06/2004
  • 13/06/2004 - 06/05/2008
  • 07/05/2008 - 07/05/2012
  • 04/05/2012 - 09/05/2016
  • 09/05/2016 - 11/05/2020

Appointments to outside bodies

Additional Information

Community Grants Scheme 2019/20




Freedom Youth Project. Project which helps young people to communicate.




To contribute towards the replacement of the trees in Freedom Fields Park




Freedom Youth Group young people’s training weekend to take young people away for a residential weekend where they can focus on team building skills, leadership, and communication skills.


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Community Grants Scheme 2018/19



Freedom Youth Trust Project summer activity programme for young people




New raised flower beds to replace existing




To purchase equipment and plants for the community garden at Mount Gould Methodist Church which is looked after by the Boys Brigade and they require funding.




Teatshill park - To create a pathway to the natural wildlife planting area for the benefit of local people and used for family engagement activities in the park


To help St Jude's Girls Brigade replace camping equipment destroyed in last year’s summer storms - to benefit the Girls Brigade Groups of 3 different age groups.


To help Cattedown Brownies to replace and enhance their craft and activities stock in order to support healthy eating challenges and plastic free activities with the marine Aquarium.


To help Freedom Fields Youth Group replace equipment which has been stolen from the youth storage centre




To assist Salisbury Road Baptist Church with the provision of emergency lighting in case of fire.


To Astor Park as part of the Active Neighbourhoods programme


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Community Grants Scheme 2017/18

Eddie Rennie



To support the youth group to help continue the deliverance of great projects. This will include cooking sessions, new activities and renewal of equipment. Including Christmas party and a contribution to our volunteer budget. Mutley Greenbank Trust




East End Development Trust, help replace water boiler and fund Astor Park Community Days


To fund a wheelchair ramp to the drop in centre


To support the Source Youth Ministry Group, with projects for children and families


Contribute towards raised beds which will give access to the disabled members of the east end allotments


To support the opening of the Community Café in the old Tothill Library




To support women into the community and enable the community to engage with the refugee commuity


To support the Young Peoples Democracy Project at Greenbank & Mutley Trust


1st March 2018


To help Plymouth Area Disability Action Network support people in the City with disabilites


To support Helping Hands Creche with activities for 50 famililies




To improve the facilities and provide monies for repair work for the community within the East End Allotment site.


To provide funding for the Military Kids Choir


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Community Grant Scheme 2014 to 2015


Community Sports Project (joint application with Councillors Aspinall £250 and Nelder £250)


Increase of disability access to East End Community Allotment (joint application with Councillors Aspinall £175 and Nelder £100)


You Can Do It Achievement Awards (joint application with Councillors Mrs Foster £50, K Foster £50, K Taylor £50, Riley £50, Aspinall £50, Nelder £50,  J Taylor £50, Sparling £50, James £50, J Smith £50, Parker £50, I Bowyer £50, Jarvis £50, McDonald £50, Beer £50, Tuohy £50, Downie £50, Drean £50, Churchill £100, Mrs Pengelly £100, Wigens £100,  Tuffin £300, S Davey £300, P Davey £350, Singh £100 & Mrs Bowyer £50)   


Replacement of fire damaged equipment & raised flower beds at Freedom Park (joint application with councillors Aspinall £500 & Nelder £500)


Paints etc. for Tresillian Centre (joint application with Councillors Aspinall £750 & Nelder £750)


After school activities to bring together the community (joint application with Councillors Aspinall £350 & Nelder £1200)


To improve Tothill Park for all users (joint application with Councillors Aspinall £400 & Nelder £400)


Community information session to be run by Piety at their community centre (joint application with Councillors Aspinall £250 & Nelder £125)


Support for the guide company to send participants to a special event  (joint application with Councillors Aspinall £250 & Nelder £125)



Community Grant Scheme 2013 to 2014


Equipment for boules court at Freedom Park


Freedom Youth Festival and Mount Gould Youth Project. (See also Councillors Aspinall, Nelder and Singh - £500. Total cost £2000.)


Wheelchair access to allotments


Youth project in Mount Gould


Community Sports Project


East End Community Resource Centre – various community development projects (joint application with Councillor Aspinall £750)


Community Building Project – to pilot a maintenance/building project to help with unemployment/training opportunities for residents in the East End


Friends of Freedom park – to help improve the café which is used as a community hub (joint application with Councillor Aspinall £200)