AGENDA FOR THE MEETING OF THE PARISH COUNCIL ON TUESDAY 6th MARCH 2018


The next meeting of Acklington Parish Council will take place in the Village Hall on Tuesday 6 March 2018 at 7.30pm for the purpose of transacting the following business.
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AGENDA

77.  Apologies for absence

78.  Declarations of interest in items on the Agenda

Members are requested to advise council on any declarations of interests appertaining to the following agenda items.

79. Standing item Public Questions

80. Resignation of Councillor Roberts

81. Co-option of Councillor

82. To approve and confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 9 January 2018

To accept as accurate the minutes of the previous meeting and sign as the Chair

83. Matters arising there from

a. Trees at roadside near the junction to Guyzance Memorial
b. Memorial bench installation
c. NALC webpage for Parish Council
d. Play area repairs and maintenance
e. Upate on Neighbourhood Planning and a Meeting with Neighbourhood Planning Officer

84. Standing item Report by County Councillor

To receive the report of County Councillor Watson

85. Finance:

a) Financial Summary -
Treasurers Account at 28 February 2018 4117.07, Business Instant Access Account 5003.65

b) Payments

Date

Cheque No

Creditor

Reason

Amount

24.01.18

000474

Broxap

Litter bin

94.80

06.03.18

000475

NCC

Bin Installation

54.00

06.03.18

000476

PCWorld

VAT on laptop

40.83

06.03.18

000477

Clerk

Wages & expenses

          

06.03.18

000478

HMRC

PAYE

          

c) Receipts

Date

Creditor

Reason

Amount

09.11.17 Lloyds Bank Interest 0.21
11.12.17 Lloyds Interest 0.22
09.01.18 Lloyds Interest 0.20
09.02.18 Lloyds Interest 0.21

86. Planning:

a. To report on any planning decisions:
17/03732/FUL
| Proposed side two storey extension | Willow Cottage Bank House Farm Acklington Northumberland NE65 9AP - Members object to this proposal on the grounds of over development.
Clarification is required as the existing plan does not appear to show an extension of Nursery cottage, the proximity of the this proposed extension could therefore have an impact on the neighbouring property. APPLICATION PERMITTED

b. Planning matters pending:
17/01670/FUL |
Development of 24no. dwellings including 6no. three bedroom affordable homes, new access and landscaping | Land West Of Village Hall Acklington Village Acklington Northumberland
17/03663/FUL |
Proposed erection of 2no Dwellinghouses | Cavil Head Farm Cavil Head Road Acklington Northumberland NE65 9DF - Members object to the level of development on this site, which is rapidly becoming entrenched in housing.
There is concern of loss of privacy for the neighbouring properties.
Has a change of use been applied for? This was previously a recreational/leisure space with cafe following significant grant funding in the mid 2000's from One North Easts Rural Development fund which was administered by Northumberland County Council and intended to create jobs and support local businesses. Were there no conditions on this funding?
18/00199/FUL |
Proposed detached garage with store room and amended position for Solar Array | Land North Of Brainshaugh Cottage Brainshaugh Acklington Northumberland No objections.

c. To consider any planning matters:
18/00098/FUL |
Construction of two storey side extension | Stone Cottage Bank House Farm Acklington NE65 9AP
18/00456/FUL |
Proposed removal of existing flat dormer roof to rear, and replacement with pitched roof over, together with removal of existing roof covering and replacement with slate tiles, replacement of all UPVC windows, fascias and verges, removal of front dormer windows and general remodelling of front of property. | Kangema 2 Guyzance Bridge Acklington Morpeth Northumberland NE65 9AB
18/00560/OUT |
Outline permission for change of use of agricultural land and construction of approximately 19no. residential dwellings (including 15% affordable housing), including access road from B6345, car parking, landscaping, gardens and other ancillary works | Land North West Of Acklington Drive Acklington Northumberland
18/00670/FUL |
Application for seven holiday cottages and one manager's cottage with associated parking, landscaping and improvements to existing access. | Land At Bank House Farm Acklington Northumberland

87. Requested Agenda Items

87.1:
To consider entering Northumberland in Bloom small village category.
87.2:
To consider applying for a Local Council Award.


88. Correspondence Received

88.1: NALC -
Review of Local Government Ethical Standards
88.2: Being Active Matters
88.3: NALC -
A Self-Assessment Capability Tool
88.4: NCC -
Post 16 Transport Consultation

89. Items for next agenda

90. Next meeting:
Date to be considered.