06 January 2020 (1)
LEIGH PARISH COUNCIL
Minutes of the Parish Council Meeting held on 6th January 2020
Leigh Village Hall commencing 7.30pm.
Councillor B Barker
Councillor E Beaman
Councillor J Beaman Chairman
Councillor T Collins
Councillor A Raby
Councillor M Snowden
Parishioners Mr D Wilson
Clerk B A Boughey
19/101 Apologies (None)
19/102. Chairman’s Announcements
The Chairman wished all those attending a Happy New Year.
19/103. Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests, Personal Interests, other Interests
19/104.1 COUNCIL RESOLVED that the Minutes of the Parish Council Meeting
of 2nd December 2019 be signed by the meeting Chairman.
19/105. Outstanding Matters
19/105.1 Safe for storing Parish documents. No progress.
19/106.1 Financial Statement and Bank Account Reconciliation.
Check of Financial Statement against Bank Statements completed.
19/106.2 Invoice Cropper Grounds Maintenance Recreation Ground Mowing
December £191.66 + £38.33 VAT Total £229.99 1976 LG(MP)A s19.1b
RESOLVED to pay the invoice.
19/106.3 Leigh Village Hall. Council Meetings. Oct., Nov., Dec. 2019 £75.00 LGA1972 s111
RESOLVED to pay the invoice.
19/106.4 Clerk’s Quarterly Salary. Gross £412.50. Net £330.10 PAYE £82.40. LGA1972 s112(2)
RESOLVED to pay the Clerk the Net Salary of £330.10.
RESOLVED to pay HMRC the PAYE of £82.40
19/106.5 Invoice. Carlton Caterers. Senior Citizens Christmas Dinner 2019.
44 Guests at £17.00. Total £748.00
RESOLVED to pay the invoice. LGA 1972 s137.
19/106.6 Senior Citizens Christmas Dinner 2019. Incidental Expenses. Mrs I Snowden.
Purchase of Wine, Fruit Juice, Chocolates, Crackers, Prizes etc.
Total £89.73. Net £74.77 VAT £14.96
RESOLVED to reimburse Mrs Snowden. LGA 1972 s137
19/106.7 Precept for 2020 / 2021. Proposed budget.
RESOLVED to set a Precept of £10.050. Representing an increase of 9.6% taking
into account the 1.8% increase in the Parish Tax Base
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19/107 Planning Applications
19/107.1 Applications returned to East Staffordshire Borough Council - Reply Awaited
19/177.1.1 P/2019/00887 Browns Cottage, Church Leigh. Retention of Land
as part of the Domestic Curtilage, New Access, Fence and Gates.
19/107.1.2 P/2019/00892 Field House, Parkhall Lane. Paddock / Stable / Access
19/107.1.3 P/2019/01124 The Storage Garage, Chebsey Bank.
Certificate of Lawfulness application
Continued use of a garage as an independent dwelling.
19/107.1.4 P/2019/01192 Building at Church View Farm, Dodsleigh.
Retention of a wood chip boiler and store plus flue and ash bin
19/107.1.5 P/2019/01269 Watsonrose Cottage, Hill Lane, Morrilow Heath.
Single storey front and side extension.
19/107.1.6 P/2019/01400 9 Red Gables Court. Single Storey Rear Extension
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19/107.2 Application Decisions by East Staffordshire Borough Council
19/107.2.1 P/2019/01194 Permit Wood Farm, Bustomley Lane. Agricultural building for parlour,
collecting yard and cattle handling facility.
19/107.2.2 P/2019/01200 Permit Middleton House, Middleton Green.
Detached single storey timber framed building.
For a residential annexe.
19/107.2.3 P/2019/01230 Permit Wood Farm, Bustomley Lane. Erection of Agricultural Building
19/107.2.4 P/2019/01311 Permit Little Headlands Farm, Withington Lane.
Two storey front extension.
19/107.3 Applications received by the Parish Council for Consultation
19/107.3.1 P/2019/01290 Tanglewood, Manor Lane, Upper Leigh
Raising ridge height to form additional first floor with dormer windows. Erection of a single storey rear and side extension.
RESOLVED not to raise any objections.
19/107.4 Planning Appeals P/2019/00416 White Cottage, Leigh Lane, Upper Leigh
Appeal against refusal.
Conversion of existing stable to holiday let.
19/107.5 Planning Queries No new queries
19/108.1 County Council None
19/108.2 East Staffordshire Borough Council None
19/108.3 Staffordshire Parish Councils’ Association
19/108.3.1 Weekly updates forwarded to Member Councillors for information.
19/108.4 Invitation from Uttoxeter Rural Parish Council. Planning presentation. 28th January
Three Member Councillors expressed a interest in attending.
19/109 Matters raised by Member Councillors / Clerk
19/109.1 Councillor J Beaman.
19/109.1.1 Potholes on local roads, in particular Nobut Road.
19/109.1.2 Continuing fly tipping at the Garage off Raddle Lane.
19/110 Date of Next Meeting Monday 3rd February 2020.
19/110.1 Councillor Raby submitted provisional apologies.
The meeting concluded at 8.01pm.
Signed _______________ Chairman