LEIGH ON MENDIP PARISH COUNCIL

MINUTES OF ANNUAL PARISH MEETING

HELD ON

MONDAY 17 MAY 2004

AT 8.00 PM IN THE MEMORIAL HALL

 

 

 

 

Meeting attended by 18 parishioners and chaired by Gerald Jeanes.

 

Acceptance of the minutes of last years annual parish meeting as a true record was proposed by Neville Park and seconded by John Wright.

 

Newsletter from Chairman -see copy attached.

Discussion arising from newsletter:

Refusal by SCC of extension 30 mph limit, traffic hazards by Leigh on Mendip First School.

Thanks from A Robson for alteration of the stiles in Stocks Lane following her complaint.

The current position of progress of planning for affordable housing in Leigh Street.

 

Hall Report -see copy attached.

A request was made to remove posts at the front of the hall as these were in a bad state of repair. This matter was put on the agenda of the Parish Council meeting in June.

 

Rec. Field -see copy attached.

Questions from the floor - the whereabouts of a missing plaque for a tree planted to mark the Golden Jubilee. Steve Anderson undertook to get this replaced.

 

 

The meeting was opened to the floor and the following points were raised:-

Danger from Traffic at Townsend.

Parish Wardens - John Hickling is moving to the University of the West of England. Paul is to stay in the area.

Neighbourhood Watch - K Cockcroft was concerned at the service level experienced by the village. It was suggested he contact the authorities personally.

Police - PC Tracy Spencer has now taken over the role of Community police officer and can be contacted via Frome Police Station.

 

There being no further business the meeting was closed.

 

 

 

Chairman’s signature………………………………….Date……………………….