Agenda: Parish Council Meeting 13th January 2020

You are invited to attend the Parish Council on the 13th January 2020 at 7.30 pm  

at Somerford Park Farm, Holmes Chapel Road in the Pavilion D.   

Declaration of Interest  
Part 1- Public and Press Present:  
1.     Apologies
  • To receive apologies for absence
2.     Minutes
  • To approve the draft minutes from 25th November 2019.
3.     Business Plan 2020/25
  • To approve the Business Plan previously circulated
4.     Community Governance Review
  • The Parish Council to discuss the response to the consultation.
5.     Black firs Nature Reserve – Cheshire Wildlife Trust
  • To receive an update on progress since the last meeting.
6.     Loachbrook Bovis Estate
  • To receive an update on progress from Cllr GD.
  • To note no actions taken by Cllr F Jordan and Cllr S Corcoran
7.     Blackfirs Park – DWH estate
  • To receive a report from Cllr AP following the report submitted from Cllr RC at the last meeting.
8.     Highways
  • Trees on Chelford Road – the Clerk to update.
  • Footpath clearance by the bench on Holmes Chapel Road
  • Potholes on Blackfirs Lane – 3380679 and 3380682
  • CLR – any reportable issues
  • Grey Stone Wall on Radnor Bank
  • AOB
9.     Dog waste bins across the Parish
  • The Clerk to report the finding since the last meeting
10.  Planning Applications To consider the following applications and any other since the publication of the agenda

·       No applications submitted

14/4518C Somerford Park Farm – retrospective application for retention of a new stable building with ancillary groom’s accommodation (16/0206D) – Cllr PC to discuss

11.  Section 106 Moines ·       The Clerk to discuss
12.  Accounts BALANCE OF ACCOUNTS = £20,263.88


·       £1,562.54 (£119.94 HMRC contributions)- Cranage Parish Council Clerk’s salary

·       £150.00 Cranage PC – GDPR audit and support

·       £83.97 Mr G Bell – Christmas Lights and batteries


·       £75,126.00 RSPB monies from transfer of land

·       £2,000.00 William Deans Trust

BANK REC – Cllr PC to approve

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

  • Environmental weight restriction – update


14.  RSPB ·       To approve the payment for the plastic sides of the footpaths – invoice to follow
15.  Clerks Report ·       Internal Audit Course 29.1.19
16.  Chairman and Members Report  
 To note next Parish Council meeting on 3rd February 2020