MINUTES OF

LEIGH ON MENDIP PARISH COUNCIL MEETING HELD ON MONDAY 10 MAY 2004

 AT THE VILLAGE STORES

 

Councillors present:    J Wright, G Casey, G Jeanes and

N Park – Chairman.

Apologies:                  P Moore, Gloria Cawood

 

 

 

PLANNING

Thornhills  - new application to erect 1st floor extension.  After discussion, consideration of letters of objection received and listening to the views of parties involved and affected by this application there were three votes for this to be accepted from NP,GJ and GC and one vote against from JW.  Therefore no objections or comments were made to MDC.

Thornhills - appeal against previous planning application to erect a 1st floor extension.  It was felt that no additional comments or representation were necessary however the Parish Clerk was requested to contact MDC planning dept. to see if resubmission of the original comments was required.

Clover Cottage, Leigh St. – application to erect stables.  No objection and no comments.

 

FINANCE

Current a/c  -  payment of SLCC annual subscription was proposed by NP and seconded by GJ.  Cheque no. 403 amount £66.00 was written and signed.

Payment of annual insurance premium to Allianz Cornhill was proposed by GJ and seconded by JW.  Cheque no. 404 amount £214.56 was written and signed.

 

CORRESPONDENCE  - the following was circulated

Letter from Chief Sup. A Marsh, Yeovil Police Station.

Information from Mendip in Bloom.

Letter from BT re. village payphone.

Information from MDC re. Strategic Partnership draft proposals

Parishes Bulletin for April and may from MDC

Newsletter from Mendip NHS re. Shepton Mallet Treatment Centre.

Agenda from SALC for next meeting 07.06.04

Request for donation from Winged Fellowship

Letter from Somerset Highways dept. turning down Chairman’s request for extension of 30mph limit.

Magazine – clerks and Councils Direct

Information from Somerset cc re. Taxilinks

Information from Somerset Waste Action groupLetters from Mr and Mrs Houston and Mr and Mrs Wells re. planning application for Thornhills

Information from Moore and Stephens re. annual audit

Applications for planning permission from MDC planning department for erection of stables at Grove Shute Farm and retrospective planning permission for bund and landscaping at Tweed Farm.

Notification of granting of planning permission for erection of stables,creation of drive and change of useof land at Old Wells Rd, opp. Grange Farm from MDC planning dept.

 

DATE OF AGM – MONDAY 17 MAY 2004 AT 7.30PM TO BE FOLLOWED BY ANNUAL PARISH MEETING AT 8.00PM

 

DATE OF NEXT MEETING –Monday 21 June at 7.30pm in the Memorial Hall. Future meetings to be held on the third Monday of each month.