MINUTES OF

LEIGH ON MENDIP PARISH COUNCIL MEETING HELD ON Monday 21 JUNE  2004 at 7.30pm

 IN THE HALL

 

Councillors present:    Gerald Jeanes – Chairman, John Wright, Chris Cudmore, Steve Anderson

Apologies:                  P Moore, Geoff Casey, Neville Park.

 

The MINUTES OF THE LAST MEETING were accepted and signed after amendment to show apologies from G Casey

 

MATTERS ARISING: - none

 

AFFORDABLE HOUSING

All present agreed on disappointment with the presentation and questionnaire by Knightstone.

 

PLANNING

Tadhill Farm – amendments to proposed alteration of footpath.  The parish Council have no objections but expressed a preference for kissing gates to be used instead of stiles.

Tadhill Farm – agricultural dwelling  - no objections and no comments

Ebenezer Chapel – application to erect a single storey rear extension – no objections and no comments.

2 Westleigh, Tadhill – The Parish Council continue to hold the view that amendment of materials to a visually dominant wall is contrary to the Village Design Statement.

 

QUARRY MATTERS

Application to the Aggregates Levy Sustainability fund to be discussed at next meeting.

 

FINANCE –

Current a/c

payment of £31.50 for hall rent invoices 480,490,494,498 was proposed by JW, seconded by CC.  Ch. no.405 was written and signed.

 

ROADS AND FOOTPATHS –fire damage reported to footbridge by waterfall on footpath to Whitehole Farm.                            ACTION – CHAIRMAN

Stocks Lane – previous repairs have failed and new work is required

 

REC FIELD REPORT - none

 

MEETING ATTENDED

Report from Peter Knowles that Parish Wardens, now to be known as PCSOs was circulated in the correspondence.

 

Correspondence circulated to Parish Councillors.

 

DATE OF NEXT MEETING –Monday 19 July 2004 at 7.30pm in the Memorial Hall.  Future meetings to be held on the third Monday of each month.