02 July 2018 (1)
LEIGH PARISH COUNCIL
Minutes of the Parish Council Meeting held on 2nd July 2018
Leigh Village Hall commencing 7.30pm.
Councillor B Barker
Councillor E Beaman
Councillor J Beaman Chairman
Councillor T Collins
Councillor E Durose
Parishioners Mrs W Lewis, Mrs V Johnson, Mrs P Bowers, Mr D Wilson
Clerk B A Boughey
18/038 Apologies Councillor A Raby (Holiday)
Councillor M Snowden
18/038.1 Other Apologies District Councillor Councillor C Whittaker
18/039 Chairman’s Announcements None
18/040 Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests, Personal Interests, other Interests
18/041.1 COUNCIL RESOLVED that the Minutes of the Parish Council Meeting
of 4th June 2018 be signed by the meeting Chairman.
18/042 Outstanding Matters
18/042.1 Lime Close Bench. Bench installed on 9th June.
18/042.2 Middleton Green Telephone Box. Painting scheduled for later this week..
18/042.3 The Green, Lower Leigh and other areas of land within or adjacent to the Highway.
No further information.
18/042.4 Manor Lane. The Manor corner. Installing chevrons.
Two, single arrow, chevrons plus fixing now supplied by County Highways.
18/042.5 Middleton Green grassed triangle. The conifers have now been pruned.
18/043.1 Financial Statement and Bank Account Reconciliation.
Check of Financial Statement against Bank Statements completed.
18/043.2 Invoice Croppers Ground Maintenance Recreation Ground Mowing - June
£187.50 + £37.50 VAT Total £225.00 1976 LG(MP)A s19.1b
RESOLVED to pay the invoice.
18/043.3 NALC - Local Council Review Subscription renewal. £17.00. LGA 1972 s111
RESOLVED to renew the subscription.
18/043.4 Invoice Leigh Village Hall. Council Meetings Apr, May, Jun.. £75.00. LGA 1972 s111
RESOLVED to pay the invoice.
18/043.5 Clerk’s Quarterly Salary. Gross £375.00. Net £300.00 PAYE £75.00
RESOLVED to pay the Clerk the Net Salary of £300.00
RESOLVED to pay HMRC the PAYE of £75.00
18/043.6 Donation request from Leighfest. £100 proposed, for determination at the next
Parish Council meeting. It was considered that Leighfest should publish information
on the monies raised and how they are distributed
02 July 2018 (2)
18/044 Planning Applications
18/044.1 Applications returned to East Staffordshire Borough Council - Reply Awaited
18/044.1.1 P/2018/00080 Waterloo Farm, Beamhurst. JCB application
18/044.1.2 P/2018/00611 Painley Hill Farm. Menage / Fence / Gates
18/044.1.3 P/2018/00631 Mallions Croft, Church Leigh. 2 Storey side ext. & rear porch
18/044.2 Application Decisions by East Staffordshire Borough Council
18/044.2.1 P/2018/00185 permit Rose Hill, Leigh Crossing. Conversion - Barn to Dwelling
18/044.2.2 P/2018/00282 permit The Raddle, Raddle Lane. Retention of Agricultural Building
18/044.2.3 P/2018/00398 refuse Bents Cottage, The Bents. Annexe to Holiday Let
18/044.2.4 P/2018/00569 permit The Old Rectory, Church Leigh. 3 Bay Oak Framed Garage.
18/044.3 Applications received by the Parish Council for Consultation
18/044.3.1 P/2018/00672 Wellcroft Farm, Withington Lane. Agricultural Building
18/044.3.2 P/2018/00705 Adj. to Broad Oak Farm, Leigh Road, Bramshall. Power work
18/044.3.3 P/2018/00713 Leigh Village Hall. Pruning of Cedar Tree. TPO 7
18/044.3.4 P/2018/00736 Wood View, Morrilow Heath. Install.of Klargester (Caravan site)
18/044.3.5 P/2018/00750 Rose Cottage, Dodsleigh Lane, Lower Leigh. Extensions
RESOLVED to raise not to raise any objections to the above Planning Applications.
18/044.4 Planning Appeals None in progress.
18/044.5 Planning Queries None
18/045.1 County Council
18/045.1.1 GDPR Contract with the County Council to provide Data Protection services signed.
18/045.1.2 A50 Update information.
18/045.2 East Staffordshire Borough Council
18/045.2.1 Councillor Whittaker congratulating the organisers of Leighfest with the event showing
great community spirit.
18/045.3 Community Council of Staffordshire
18/045.3.1 email update on the future of the Council. For information.
18/045.4 Staffordshire Parish Councils’ Association
18/045.4.1 Weekly updates forwarded to Member Councillors for information.
18/045.5 Staffordshire Police. Information from East Staffordshire Neighbourhood Policing Team.
18/045.6 County Police and Crime Commissioner. Advertising for the SPACE programme.
18/046 Matters raised by Member Councillors / Clerk
18/046.1 Councillor Raby (by email) Issue of dog fouling in Withington. Problem discussed.
18/046.2 Councillor J Beaman. Matter raised by Mrs S Johnson - the matter of the missing highway road sign at the junction of Leigh Lane and Parkhall Lane which did include the Pentecostal Church direction finger.
County Highways are aware that the sign was damaged in a road accident.
Replacement in hand.
18/046.3 Clerk. The Notice Board at Lower Leigh had been completely refurbished by
Mr George Johnson and now reinstalled.
18/047 Date of Next Meeting
18/047.1 Monday 2nd July 2018. 7.30pm at Leigh Village Hall.
The meeting concluded at 8.22pm.
Signed _______________ Chairman