Funding for Spittal events
Spittal Improvement Trust has been granted Â£4,000 by the town council's finance committee to assist with funding Spittal Gala and Spittal Seaside Festival.
The funding will be put towards infrastructure costs.
The proposal was made by Cllr Karin Graham who said a lot of people took pleasure in the events and it was something she was happy to support.
Cllr Georgina Hill had concerns that the events committee had previously agreed that £2,000 was to be given. There were also concerns about budget overspend, especially with funding for Tweedmouth Feast still to be approved.
A further £1,000 was also awarded to Spittal Improvement Trust for the enhancement of shrubs and plants and general gardening work.