MINUTES OF LEIGH-ON-MENDIP PARISH-COUNCIL MEETING
              HELD ON 24 APRIL 1995 IN THE SCHOOL.
Councillors  present:   H Daniels, J Davis, R Dixon,  S  Haywood, 
M Loten, D Pattison (Chairman) and D Turner.
Apologies had been received from A Merrick, County Councillor.
MINUTES of meeting 20 March accepted as a true record and signed.
MATTERS ARISING
ML  had  met Mr Lake SCC Highways about barrier at  Barns  Close.  
SCC  will replace warning barriers with more of the same but  set 
in  deeper.  Mr L suggested PC talk to quarry owners.   PC  still 
not  satisfied and will write to SCC accordingly.  It was  agreed 
to arrange to meet Mr Dutson from ARC after 4 May.        (CLERK) 
VILLAGE CLEAN-UP - SH great success at small cost. Thanks to all.
GRAVEYARD- DP- J Robson had agreed to draw up plans. (CLERK & DP)
WHATLEY PA - sent.
STRUCTURE PLAN - letter agreed and sent.             (CLERK & DP)

FINANCE - VILLAGE CLEAN-UP - cost had been approximately 10.   D 
Turner  proposed that on presentation of a bill by S Haywood  the 
Parish Council pay.  M Loten seconded, all agreed.  A cheque will 
be made out when bill  is presented.                      (CLERK)
R.F.M.C.  - Car Park extension.  Other side have asked Rec  Field 
to pay their costs of approx 150 + VAT.  RD felt this was unfair 
but  it  was  agreed to pay subject to the  wording  of  original 
letter making the car park offer stating nothing to the contrary. 
Matters of change of use and right of access will be drawn to the 
attention of the RFMC.                               (SH & CLERK)
PRECEPT - arrived and put into Investment a/c.
Receipt for SALC sub.

ROADS AND FOOTPATHS
Letter from Marcus Barton re Footpath Warden. DT will pursue.(DT)
NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH SIGN missing.  Next Agenda.
LAYBY - mud on road, check with AM & SCC.                 (CLERK)

PLANNING - FERN COTTAGE appeal turned down.
ELLERY  COTTAGE  planning  application  refused.

QUARRY MATTERS
SCC - 18 May Shepton Mallet 4.30, Torr Works & Moons Hill.(RD)
AM sent copy of letter about meeting of Halecombe Liaison Group.    
ROOKERY FARM - concern at size of listed  building curtilage.
HALECOMBE QUARRY - trees on N & W side need attention.    (CLERK)

CORRESPONDENCE
Circulated  -  MDC Homelink, CPRE mag & Annual  Report,  Somerset 
Community Care, Charity News, MEP letter, Rec Field Minutes,  SCC 
Recycler, Whats on April/May 95.
Mendip Wildlife Survey - DP for School.
Playground info to RFMC.
Mendip  Council  for Vol Services Charity Trustees  seminar.   ML 
agreed to go. DP proposed PC pay 5 fee, SH seconded all  agreed, 
cheque made out.

NEXT MEETING - AGM & APM 15 MAY.  


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