MINUTES OF LEIGH-ON-MENDIP PARISH COUNCIL ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

         HELD ON MONDAY 23 MAY 1994 IN THE MEMORIAL HALL

Councillors present were J Davis, R Dixon, M Loten, S Haywood,  H 
Mawdsley, D Pattison and D Turner, who arrived late.

DP opened the meeting and welcomed parishioners and A Merrick our 
County Councillor.

ELECTION OF CHAIRMAN

S Haywood proposed D Pattison, R Dixon seconded; all agreed.

ELECTION OF VICE-CHAIRMAN
J Davis had decided to stand down.
D Pattison proposed M Loten, J Davis seconded; all agreed.
R Dixon proposed a Vote of Thanks to J Davis for his work for the 
PC.

FINANCE

The  adoption  of  the  accounts (enclosed)  was  proposed  by  H 
Mawdsley, seconded by S Haywood, all agreed.  M Loten was thanked 
for her work in preparing them.
  
ELECTION OF REPRESENTATIVES

SCHOOL GOVERNORS                J DAVIS
MEMORIAL HALL                   M LOTEN  
RFMC                            S HAYWOOD
SALC                            H MAWDSLEY
FOOTPATHS                       D TURNER
ASHAM & EAST MENDIP GROUP       J DAVIS
RBL HOUSING ASSOC               R DIXON



There  being  no further business this part of  the  meeting  was 
closed.

D Turner had brought part of the print out of the Village  Survey 
which will be available to Parishioners for a nominal cost.   All 
replies to the Survey are included but are unattributed.

A  talk  was given by Lester Silk, Community Action  officer  who 
among  other  duties advises on home security  and  Neighbourhood 
Watch  Schemes,  and  PC Martin Smith, the  local  officer.   The 
culprits  who damaged the Church had been caught but to  date  no 
one has  been aprehended in connection with the break-ins at  the 
School and Hall. The Police Charter states that the responce time 
to  emergency calls from rural areas is 15 minutes.  Messrs  Silk 
and  Smith were thanked for attending the meeting and invited  to 
remain for the Annual Parish meeting.

The  next  meeting  of the Police  and  Community  Consultatative 
Committee will be on 16 June, at 7pm in Radstock Junior School.


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