MINUTES OF LEIGH-ON-MENDIP PARISH COUNCIL MEETING HELD ON FRIDAY 7 OCTOBER 1994 IN THE SCHOOL. Councillors present were H Daniels, J Davis, R Dixon & D Pattison. (H Mawdsley's change of surname to Daniels was noted.) Apologies were accepted from D Turner and M Loten. RECREATION FIELD J Robson RFMC Secretary was present. A letter had been received from Chubb Beresford concerning the 'car park' area. It was agreed to form a sub-committee of S Haywood, D Pattison and J Robson to progress the matter. Plan 889W/22 was given to JR and the other papers will be given to SH. PLANNING FERN COTTAGE - SINGLE DWELLING ON LAND AT REAR. Improvement on the first application for this site but PC felt that although letters with the application showed that consultation had taken place with SCC Highways their original objections on access to the site were still valid. Residents at the Chapel and Old School have not been notified. RD took plans to show neighbours. (CLERK) GREAT HOUSE FARM - CHANGE OF USE TO RESIDENTIAL AND CREATION OF CURTILAGE. Plans don't show existing industrial access. Same objections still valid. (CLERK) WHITE HOUSE - DORMER WINDOW AT REAR. No objections. Raglan owner not consulted, RD took plans.(CLERK) PORTICO AT EXAMINER HOUSE - the Clerk had contcted SCC who told her that MDC believed that the structure needed planning permission. The matter had been left to be decided between the applicant and the DC as to whether a planning application waas necessary. SCC would inform the PC if MDC decided it was a Highways matter and not a planning department matter. J Davis requested that SCC be asked to repaint warning signs at junction of Old Wells Road and Green Lane following an accident between a lorry and car to which the police had been called. Copy of letter will be sent to the Police. (CLERK) CORRESPONDENCE Letter from S Pitter thanking PC for their support for the Flower Festival. Letter from J Featherstone concerning Burial Ground. A complaint about vandalism in the village had been received, it was decided to recommend an approach to the District Councillor. (DP) RD drew Councillor's attention to a newspaper article about Whatley Quarry Planning Application. The Clerk had been contacted by Jeff Treece of SCC who wanted to talk to some councillors about SCC Strategic Review. She had suggested he meet H Daniels, J Davis, D Pattison and D Turner. They agreed to meet Mr Treece on Friday 21 October. (CLERK) Letter re Open Day at Beardly Batch. (CLERK) 111094jal.
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