Monday March 2nd 2015, held in the Glebe Field Centre
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Cllr .Lane (Chair), Cllrs. Baugh, Brierton (vice-Chair), Bateman, Broom, Harwood and Wells. Cty Cllr. Williams and 4 members of the public. Clerk in attendance.
Cllrs. Bown, Clark and Steppings, Cty Cllr Taylor, AVBC Cllrs. Gee and Thorpe.
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Concern was expressed about the danger posed by the precipitous cliff face adjacent to the Tors footpath. Clerk was instructed to contact DCC and Cty. Cllr. Taylor regarding the erection of a warning notice and to contact the landowner/tenant regarding the re-instatement of the fence.
The lack of drainage on Hollins Lane, Wheatcroft results in the road being wet most of the time- this poses a particular danger in frosty weather – Cty Cllr Williams agreed to take this matter up again with DCC Highways.
AVBC Cllr Thorpe presented a written report.
Cty Cllr Williams sent an email report. He has been dealing with problems caused by surface water on Dimple Lane and Hollins Lane. He also agreed to report the damage done by the school bus at Fritchley Green to the DCC School Transport Department
The Minutes were accepted and signed by Chair.
The second meeting of the Neighbourhood Plan attracted 17 attendees. A Secretary has been appointed and further meetings will take place in the near future. The normal time span for this type of exercise is 2 years. The Chair of the Parish Council reported that the cost was likely to be more reasonable than originally thought, especially if the application for a grant is successful. The application by the Parish Council for the PC area to be formally recognised as a designated Neighbourhood Plan area has now been approved.
Grant for Community First Responders – this will be properly considered when the group is fully constituted. It already has 8 volunteers and has appointed a Chair.
Winter Service: all bins are currently quite full and there have been few reports of lack of grit.
Budget 2015-6. Chair of the Finance Committee (Cllr. Broom) proposed a Budget and explained the rationale behind it. RESOLVED: to adopt the budget as proposed (unanimous).
Deposit Account: Clerk was instructed to contact Unity Trust Bank with a view to placing the deposit with them.
Burial Ground Development: Plans for the new road have been drawn and submitted to AVBC and estimates for the work are awaited. Clerk reported that he was pleased with the state of the ground and the boundary hedges. He has advised the tenant that the land is likely to be taken back for PC use in the foreseeable future.
Organisers of the Well Dressings have been informed that the Parish Council will pay approved invoices to the value of £150 to help cover expenses.
Places have been booked for those Members intending to attend the Roes Lane Planning Appeal in June 2015. However, it is not too late to apply.
Replacement bench at Hindersitch Lane – Mr and Mrs. Brain have kindly purchased a new public bench, Clerk is to arrange the installation.
AVA/2014/0842 Red Lion, Fritchley – new dwelling PERMITTED
AVA/2014/1087 24, Fritchley Lane – single storey extension PERMITTED
AVA/2015/069 4, Dowie Way – retention of conservatory – COMMENT to be made to AVBC on the grounds that the scale is out of keeping with the rest of the house
AVA/2015/0111 School House, 1, Hindersitch Lane – erection of new dwelling NO OBJECTION
AVA/2015/0110 10, Fritchley Lane – internal alterations NO OBJECTION
Yorkshire Bank Current Account at 16th February 2015 £40355.14
Income £ 618.00
|C H Ludlam (Clerk’s salary) + expenses||
|Glebe Field Trust||
|J Grace (grit)||
|DCC Fritchley Playing Field licence||
|Belper Town Council (erection of small Christmas trees)||
|HMR and C Tax and NI||
|P Ratcliffe (plans for RG road)||
|Glebe Field Trust (PATs test)||
|AVBC (planning fee)||
|D Sturt Christmas tree||
|Harlite (Christmas tree lights)||
A letter from the Parochial Church Council asked for help to prevent obstructive parking near the gate to the Parish Church (this is especially troublesome when a funeral is taking place). Clerk was instructed reply that this matter does not lie within the remit of the PC. Clerk to advise on the use of notices and road cones.
NEXT MEETING 7.30pm Monday April 13th 2015.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS MEETING WILL BE PRECEDED at 7.00 pm by the
ANNUAL PARISH MEETING
6th March 2015
Glebe Field Centre, Crich, Matlock DE4 EU