Parish Council Minutes - June 2018

Minutes of the Threlkeld Parish Council Meeting held at Threlkeld Village Hall, on Tuesday 19 June 2018 at 7.30pm

Present:  Cllr Carolyn Cripps, chaired the meeting with Cllr Roger Bragg, Cllr Donald Angus, Cllr Dot Benson, Cllr David Arkley, Cllr John Pickering, Cllr Madeleine Singleton, Cllr Les Dalzell & Cllr Richard Sealby (EDC) attended

Members of Public

None

2017 / 280 – Apologies

  • None

2017 / 281 – Minutes

  • The minutes of the Council meeting held on 22 May 2018 was agreed for signing and initialling as a true record (Circulated prior to meeting).

2017 / 282 - Declarations of Interest

  • None

2017 / 283 - Exclusion of Press & Public (Public Bodies Admission to Meetings Act 1960)

  • None

2017 / 284 - Democratic Half Hour / Public Question Time

  • None

2017 / 285 - Planning Applications

Reference No.

Description

Location

Comments

7/2018/3060

7/2018/3061

Conversion of existing barn buildings to form 2 no residential units for use as holiday lets (resubmission of 7/2016/3167)

Wescoe Farm, Threlkeld, Keswick, CA12 4TB

 

Highways concerns – width of road and lack of passing places

Dwellings should be for local occupancy, not holiday let

No bat survey

7/2018/3022

7/2018/3023

Conversion of two attached barns to the Riddings House to create three dwellings

The Riddings, Threlkeld, Keswick, CA12 4TB

Request that the 3 new units are local occupancy

2017 / 286 - Eden District Council & Cumbria County Council Representation 

  • Cllr Richard Sealby advised that the Eden Local Plan is hoping for adoption in July, as long as no further modifications are required. 

2017 / 287 – EDC Devolution and Transfer of Assets

  • The contract was discussed, and it was agreed for all councillors to consider the contract for discussion at the July meeting.
  • The contract for the play area is not expected until later in the summer.

 

2017 / 288 – Dickney

  • It was agreed to look at when on the village tour.  For discussion at the July meeting.

2017 / 289 – Cumbria in Bloom

  • The flowers are all planted and out.
  • Clerk to request that fellside villages are judged last, and can clarification of the judging date
  • Clerk to put in Beneath Blencathra when Judging day is
  • Clerk to request the road sweeper prior to judging

2017 / 290 – EDC Update – Notification of Public Spaces Protection Order

  • Councillors noted the new order.

2017 / 291 – Garage at Mines/Gaitgill

  • It was agreed for the Clerk to send a letter to the occupier requesting that the area is tidied up, and vehicles removed.

2017 / 292 – Joiners Shop

  • The Clerk advised there was no update regarding the planning application
  • It was noted that works have continued, the Clerk to contact LDNPA.

2017 / 293 – Business Advertising on Website

  • It was agreed not to proceed with the request.  The Clerk to contact the business

2017 / 294 – Village Tour

  • It was agreed for the parish councillors to complete a village tour on Tuesday 26 June at 7pm, starting at Dickney Car Park

2017 / 295 - Finance

  • 295.1 - The Bank Reconciliation for June 2018 was approved for by the Chairman

DATE

DESCRIPTION

 EXPENDITURE

 INCOME

19/06/2018

R Kelly

£           26.53

 

19/06/2018

McKanes

£           91.68

 

19/06/2018

ARM Handyworks

£           70.00

 

19/06/2018

R Bragg

£         105.00

 

19/06/2018

Threlkeld Village Hall

£           14.00

 

19/06/2018

ARM Handyworks

£           70.00

 

Monies received at the meeting

19/06/2018

Car Parking

 

£          426.27

19/06/2018

Advertising

 

£           20.00

19/06/2018

Donation

 

£             1.00

 

2017 / 296 - Highways

  • The Highways Spokesperson did not attend the meeting
  • The Clerk to report:
    • Blocked drain outside the school

2017 / 297 – Correspondence

  • All correspondence circulated prior to the meeting was noted
  • An invitation to Rory Stewart MP’s Equaliteas Surgery on Friday 22 June 3-4pm at the Horse and Farrier has bene received.

2017 / 298 - Flag Flying Dates

  • 30 June - Armed Services Day

2017 / 299 - Reps. Reports

  • None

2017 / 300 - Matters to be placed on the next agenda

  • As above
  • Benches
  • Donation to Toilets

2017 / 301 - Date of the next meeting

  • The next Parish Council meeting will be held on Tuesday 24 July 2018, at 7.30pm

 

The meeting was closed at 20.35