Decision details

Decision Maker: Assistant Director (Building & Public Realm)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Following a tender process terms for an operating agreement have been put together to include improvement works to the train which much be completed within 6 weeks of the granting of the agreement.


To grant an operating agreement to the winning tenderer for a seafront train for one season only, subject to improvement works to the train being carried out.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 - to accept the winning tender
Option 2 - to refuse the tender and have no seafront train
Option 3 - to run an in house or alternative service for sightseeing and moving people around.

Publication date: 19/05/2022

Date of decision: 19/05/2022