Agenda - 18 February 2020




Prior to the start of the meeting a public forum will ordinarily, of no more than 15 minutes, be held.  The public may address the council on current matters or issues that may become future agenda items.  Reports from County and District Councillors, representatives on outside bodies and the Police will be given at this time.


1     To resolve to receive apologies and accept reasons for absence received by the Clerk, prior to the meeting

2     Disclosure of interests in accordance with the requirements of the Localism Act 2011 and to consider any requests for dispensations

(Declaration of any disclosable interest in a matter to be discussed at the meeting and which is not included in the register of interests.  Members are reminded that they are required to leave the room during the discussion and voting on matters in which they have a disclosable pecuniary or prejudicial interest, whether or not the interest is entered in the register of members’ interests maintained by the Monitoring Officer)

3     Notes of the Parish Council meeting held on 14 January 2020 to be approved as minutes

4     Clerk’s Report on matters outstanding (for information only)

5     Financial Matters

a) To Ratify Payments made – 01/01/20 – 31/01/20

b) To consider the Income & Expenditure report at 31/01/20

c) To consider the Council’s bank account balances at 31/01/20

d) To consider grant application for £100 from Buddies – Christmas party

e) To consider grant application for £250 for Minster Fields group – meeting hire charges & general

f)  To consider grant application for £115 for Nettleham Cricket Club – Pavilion hire charge for event

6    Planning Matters

a) To receive recommendations or observations on the following planning applications:-

1)  Deepdale Lane                                             Mr D Lui                                                           140551

Planning application to erect 2 storey office building, with offices in roof space, and associated car park – resubmission of 140042

2)  3 The Rowans                                                Mr & Mrs Tallentire                                          140444        

Planning application for rear extension

3)  Deepdale Lane – Police/Fire HQ    Lincolnshire Police                                                      140470   

Planning application to erect a modular building for approx. 14 mths for additional training space.

4)  Riseholme Park, Riseholme            Mr D Blanchard                                                          140427

 Planning application for removal of existing poly tunnels, erection of replacement glasshouses.

(b) Appeals, Consents, Refusals and Withdrawals, Decisions received

 i)    Appeals

  • Brown Cow Inn                                  Mr Rob Wilkinson                                                        139176                                                                                                                             

Planning Inspectorate Appeal: APP/N2535/W/19/3240712 – started 13/12/19.  Planning application for use of public house to 3 x one bed dwellings including demolition of various rear extensions, erect 5 x three bed dwellings and associated works

ii)    Decisions

  • 15 The Crescent (TREES)               Mr Zamo                                                                      041482

Fell 1 cedar and 1 holly to front of property.  Decision: - No objection from WLDC as the work considered appropriate.  Date of decision: 21.1.20

(c) Tree Application - None

(d) Update on outstanding planning

7     Property Committee Matters

a)  To consider the minutes from the Property Committee – 28/01/20

b)  To discuss the future vision for Mulsanne park;

c)  Sustainability Group – Update.

8     To consider recommendations from Personnel & Standards Panel

a) To approve adoption of revised or new policies, as recommended by the Panel;

i)  Grievance, disciplinary, complaints and appeals panel – Terms of Reference;

ii) Access to land managed by the Parish Council Policy;

iii) Village Green Policy;

iv) Advertising Guidance Policy;

v)  Expenses Payments to Councillors Policy;

vi) General Privacy Notice;

vii) Privacy Notice – Staff, Councillors and Volunteers;

viii) Privacy Policy.

b)  Applications to re-site existing memorials – subject to the fee charged for new memorial 

9    Council Matters

a) To consider request from resident to purchase Council land west side of 12 Larch Avenue.

b) To discuss Council moving towards ‘paperless’ arrangements.

c)  Councillor Training – update.

10   Correspondence Received

a)  Request to hire the Village Green – 6/12/20 for the Nettleham Festive Market.

b)  Leaflet – ‘Vision for Nettleham’ and Council’s subsequent response.

c)  Correspondence following receipt of donation for replacement gate – access to Swathe.

d)  Request to use Bishops Palace grounds on 31/5/20 at 7pm – by Methodist church.

e)  Feedback from Festive Market Committee – update about recipient organisations from proceeds.

f)   WLDC – to adopt a new Parish Charter

g)  LCC Traffic restrictions – 20.01.20 to 28.08.20 – A46 & roundabouts

11   Councillors Reports/Future Agenda Items

12   Date of Next Meetings – The next meeting of the Parish Council will be held on Tuesday 17th March 2020 commencing at 7.30pm in the Small Hall, The Old School, Mill Hill, Nettleham.

13 To resolve whether to move into closed session and exclude the public and press, in accordance with the Public Bodies (Admissions to Meetings) Act 1960, due to the commercial or sensitive nature of the following business to be discussed

14   Closed Session Item

a) Provision of footpath update - Mulsanne Park to Stirling Development (Commercially sensitive)

Mrs D Locker
Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer                 
Nettleham Parish Council                                                                                      
13 February 2020