MINUTES OF LEIGH-ON-MENDIP PARISH COUNCIL MEETING
         HELD ON MONDAY 20 SEPTEMBER 1993 IN THE SCHOOL.

Councillors present were R Dixon, A Gould, S Haywood, H Mawdsley, 
D Pattison (Chairman), and D Turner.

J Davis arrived during Matters Arising.
19 JULY 1993  The Minutes were signed.
MATTERS  ARISING  The  question  of a  village  cleaner  will  be 
pursued.                                                  (CLERK)
LJH  -  Mendip  Enforcement  Officer agreed  that  they  were  in 
contravention of their permission but as she was leaving she left 
any further action to her successor.  Pursue.             (CLERK)
RD is Poppy Day Collector for Leigh.
Letter about Gov Review has been sent and acknowledged.

9 AUGUST 1993  The Minutes were signed.
MATTERS  ARISING   Tadhill House extension passed,   Prescot  and 
Woodleigh passed.  Barn 'B' at Tadhill- new application for later 
discussion.

23 AUGUST 1993  The Minutes were signed.
6 SEPTEMBER 1993 The Minutes were signed. 

CHURCHYARD CLOSURE & VILLAGE SURVEY
S  Haywood,  D  Pattison  and M Loten  (PCC)  had  met  with  MDC 
officials about the future provision of a burial facility  within 
the  Parish.   It was agreed to postpone action  on  this  matter 
until after the results of the Village Survey but a reply will be 
sent  to  a  letter from DOE regarding Churchyard  Closure  -  no 
objections.                                               (CLERK)

VILLAGE SURVEY
Copies  had  been  circulated  to the  PC  and  alterations  were 
suggested.   It  will  be  copied and delivered  by  the  end  of 
September. Sheila Pitter was thanked.            (SP, CLERK & RD)            

QUARRY MATTERS Liaison Meeting Report & matters arising.
Due  to discussions at the Liaison Meeting over the  Chairmanship 
of  the  Committee it was agreed to write to SCC  supporting  the 
case  for  the  meeting  to  be  chaired  by  the  Local   County 
Councillor.                                               (CLERK)
A letter dated 6/09/93 from SCC said that WH would dedicate  the 
links  required  for the circular route if the PC  removed  their 
objections to the proposed route.  Councillors refused to do this 
as it only addressed one out of seven objections.         (CLERK) 
NOISE MONITORING - WH wants guidelines altered as it would appear 
that the CC's imposed levels are not enforceable.  Letter will be 
sent to CC requesting that levels be ultimately achieved.(CLERK)
BULLS GREEN LINK - a report on a slight re-alignment will be made 
to SCC on 6 October & they will decide future action.
A  LIMESTONE QUARRYING SEMINAR will be held on 23 October at  the 
Bath & West Showground.  RD proposed that the PC pay for DP to go 
JD seconded and all agreed.                                  (DP)

PLANNING
Farleigh House - no objections.                           (CLERK)
Barn B Tadhill - no objections.                           (CLERK)

FINANCE
Bill for Hall rental.  Payment of 10 proposed by DP seconded  by 
RD all agreed, cheque made out.                           (CLERK)   
Precept must be discussed at next meeting.           (DP & CLERK)
Burial Grant application to hand.                 (CLERK & VICAR)
Letter  from  ML concerning Parish Council Hall  Fund  two  grant 
claims awaited and VAT claim to do them account can be closed.

ROADS AND FOOTPATHS
Abandoned car on Pitten Street and tyres on road to Whitehole Hill
SCC will be informed.                                     (CLERK)

CORRESPONDENCE
SITES OF HISTORIC INTEREST  deferred to next meeting.    (CLERK)
COMMUNITY COUNCIL REPORT circulated.
RFMC Minutes circulated.
SALC Meeting info given to HM & then will be circulated.      

NEXT MEETING 15 NOVEMBER at 7.30 in the School.













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