07 December 2020 (1)
LEIGH PARISH COUNCIL
Meeting Cancelled Coronavirus Restrictions
Notes relating to cancelled meeting.
20/052. Outstanding Matters
20/052.1 Trees at Lime Close.
The Planning Application submitted to ESBC for TPO work has been approved.
20/052.1.1 Following a site visit a quotation for completing the work specified in BB Trees has
been submitted by Staffordshire Tree Surgeons Contractors UK Ltd.
Quoted cost £850.00 plus 20% VAT.
20/052.2 Clerk’s retirement.
20/052.2.1 There has been no interest in taking over the role from within the Parish to date.
20/052.2.2 The vacancy was advertised in the Parish Councils’ Association weekly bulletin which
resulted in enquires from two applicants who requested further information.
The process of employing a new Clerk is ongoing.
20/053.1 Financial Statement and Bank Account Reconciliation.
Check of Financial Statement against Bank Statements completed.
20/053.2 Invoice Cropper Grounds Maintenance Recreation Ground Mowing
November, December, January, February, March at £191.66 + £38.33 VAT per month Total Net amount £958.30. Total VAT £191.65 Gross amount £1,1.49.95
Payment to the end of the financial year and end of the contract period.
Invoice paid. 1976 LG(MP)A s19.1b
20/053.3 Invoice. Ionos (Website provider) via Carol Astbury.
£10.00 + £2.00 VAT. Total £12.00 per month for October LGA 1972. S142
20/053.4 Invoice ESBC Small Societies Lotteries - License Fee £20.00 LGA 1972 s137.
20/053.5 Clerk’s Quarterly Salary Gross £412.50 Net £330.10 PAYE £82.40
Clerk’s paid the quarterly salary and PAYE paid to HMRC. LGA 1972 s112(2)
20/053.6 Provisional 2021 / 2022 Precept Budget drafted for consideration.
Further details to be clarified by East Staffordshire Borough Council before the
Precept is required to be confirmed in January.
20/054. Planning Applications
20/054.1 Applications returned to East Staffordshire Borough Council - Reply Awaited
20/054.1.1 P/2020/00595 Field House, Parkhall Lane, Church Leigh
Change of Use of Agricultural Land to form paddock,
erection of a stable block and formation of access.
20/054.1.2 P/2020/00650 Dodsleigh Lane / Intakes Lane.
Agricultural Workers mobile home for a period of 3 years.
20/054.1.3 P/2020/00677 Wood View, Morrilow Heath.
Increase of the existing 5 pitch Caravan Club Licensed site
from 5 to10 units
20/054.1.4 P/2020/00757 Checkley Bank Cottage, Church Lane, Checkley
Agricultural Storage Building.
07 December 2020 (2)
20/054.2 Application Decisions by East Staffordshire Borough Council
20/054.2.1 P/2020/00257 Bottom Hedge Farm, Leigh Lane, Bramshall.
Withdrawn Temporary Agricultural Workers dwelling for a period of 5 years.
20/054.2.2 P/2020/00646 Hayes House Farm, Stone Road.
Permit Liarage building and muck store
20/054.2.3 P/2020/00718 High Birches, Bustomley Lane, Morrilow Heath.
Permit Erection of an Agricultural Building to house livestock and
20/054.2.4 P/2020/00999 6 Rectory Close, Church Leigh.
Permit Demolition of existing conservatory to facilitate erection of a single storey side extension and a part two storey /
part single storey rear extension.
20/054.2.5 P/2020/01126 Trees at Lime Close, School Lane, Church Leigh.
Allowed Undertaking of required work on TPO Lime and Oak trees.
20/054.3 Applications received by the Parish Council for Consultation
20/054.3.1 P/2020/01225 Meadow Grange, The Bents, Leigh. Demolition of Conservatory t to enable a rear part two storey / single storey extension
20/054.3.2 P/2020/01319 Oaklands Farm, Bustomley Lane, Morrilow Heath.
Retention of a Mobile Home and Amenity Area for an
Agricultural Worker for three years and installation of a biodisc treatment plant.
20/054.4 Planning Appeals None in progress
20/054.5 Planning Queries No new queries
20/055.1 County Council
20/055.1.1 emails. Coronavirus and recovery proposals. Ongoing updates received.
20/055.2 East Staffordshire Borough Council None
20/055.3 Staffordshire Parish Councils’ Association
20/055.3.1 Weekly updates forwarded to Member Councillors for information.
Including advert regarding the vacancy for a Clerk to Leigh Parish Council.
20/056 Matters raised by Member Councillors / Clerk
20/057 Date of Next Scheduled Meeting
Monday 4th January 2021. Leigh Village Hall. Unlikely to be held