Agenda: Parish Council Meeting

You are summoned to attend the Parish Council on the 22nd July 2019 at 7.30 pm at Somerford Park Farm, Holmes Chapel Road in the Pavilion D.   

If the members of the public are present, there will be a period of question time at the beginning and at the end of the meeting.


Declaration of Interest  
Part 1- Public and Press Present:  
1.     Apologies
  • To receive apologies for absence
2.     Minutes
  • To approve from 24th June 2019
3.     Co option of Councillor
  • Members to discuss application/s and resolve a decision.
4.     Chelford Road / Blackfirs Verge Adoption
  • Full Council to approve the adoption of the grass verge.
5.     Somerford Business Plan
  • Members to discuss the Business Plan.
6.     Black firs Nature Reserve – Cheshire Wildlife Trust
  • Update from the Clerk
7.     RSPB land
  • To discuss the meeting with Colin Pringle RSPB on the 19th July 2019.
  • To review the legal documents circulated.
  • Meeting with Bellway Homes
  • The Parish Council to confirm details of public consultation date on 14th September
8.     Highways
  • Walllhill Lane Mitigation – to approve decision for mitigation and confirm attendees at CE consultation in Crewe.
  • Grass cutting Policy from outside contractors
  • Congleton Link Road – to communicate any concerns
  • Environmental weight restriction – Radnor Bank bridge
  • Boundary Signs on A54 – The Chairman to update members on meeting with Brereton Parish Council on site
  • Footpath clearance by the bench on Holmes Chapel Road – Clerk


9.     Laptop and Projector
  • The Council to consider the purchase of a laptop and projector.


10.  Loachbrook Bovis Estate
  • Cllr G Derbyshire to update members
  • Letter to CE leader
  • Petition
11.  Planning Applications To consider the following applications and any other since the publication of the agenda

·       Nil

12.  Accounts BALANCE OF ACCOUNTS = £16.470.03


·       £40.00 ICO

·       £1,562.51 inc £119.54 HMRC Cranage Parish Council (Clerks wages April to June)

·       £385.63 Zurich Insurance

·       Approve to pay CCP – postcard

·       Clerks expenses


·       Nil


13.  Cheshire East To suspend the Standing Orders to receive a report from Cllr J Wray


14.  Clerks Report ·       Correspondence
15.  Chairman and Members Report ·       Police Surgery

·       COC 31.07.19 – Cllr RC

 To note next Parish Council meeting on 16th September 2019