Parish Council Meeting: May & April 2017

April 2017 meeting minutes

The minutes from the April Parish Council meeting are now available to read. In this meeting, the Parish Council discussed a wide range of topics, including:

  • Update on the transfer of services to the Parish
  • Litter within the village
  • Update on progress of the Neighbourhood Plan

Please note that these minutes are draft until approved by the Parish Council at the next meeting. They can be seen here Minutes of monthly Council meetings

Next meetings: Annual Council Meeting and Monthly Council Meeting

The Annual Meeting of the Council will take place on Tuesday 16th May 2017 at 7pm. At this meeting, the Council appoint the Chair, Vice Chair and the Council’s committees and working groups. Members of the public are welcome to attend. The agenda can be seen here.

The next regular meeting of the Council will take place on the same night at 7:30pm in the Village Hall. An agenda can be seen here. Members of the public are welcome to attend and ask questions during the Open 10 minutes at the start of this meeting.

Hotel Site Goes to Committee

The application for permission for the Hotel site to be converted into housing is recommended for approval when it comes before the Borough Planning Committee at 6pm tonight, Tuesday 9th May.

Conditions are proposed relating to site drainage, attenuating the noise coming from the Steris building, community infrastructure payments and the retention of the Old Vicarage.

Details are within the Agenda documentation at 

As well as supporting the numerous objections to the loss of the leisure facilities, the Parish Council raised a number of other concerns and these have been addressed in the Officer’s recommendations. The Parish Council no longer consider that it is feasible to expect the club to reopen and will not be attending the meeting.