1-0607/4 - Welcome and Apologies.
The Chairman welcomed
Councillors to the meeting and advised that there were apologies for absence
from Councillors K Churchill,
2-0607/4 - Declarations of Interest
There were no declarations of interest in agenda items
3-0607/4 - Previous Minutes
The minutes of the meeting of 19 July 2006 were approved and signed as a true record
4-0607/4 - Planning
The Council considered application C06/1331/FUL
(Rear extension – Bramley House) and resolved that it would raise no
objection in principle, whilst pointing out that the plans do not show the full
extent of the development at the site (in particular the conservatory, or the
barn style garage on the adjacent property at 51 The Street). Bearing these
omissions in mind, the Council believes that this further development is
inappropriate to the size of the plot. The Council also expressed concern at
the danger, which may be created during construction by the parking and
unloading of builder’s vehicles adjacent to the junction with
The Clerk was instructed to advise SCDC of these statements.
5-0607/4 - Financial Matters
The Council approved payment of £8.00 to Brandeston VH&RG for room hire for the meeting on 04 October 2006.
6-0607/4 - Variation to the agenda business
The Chairman agreed to vary the agenda to permit discussion of the following ;-
(i) The Clerk advised the meeting of approval of application C06/0923/LBC (Removal of render and re-rendering – 38 The Street)
Application C06/1438/LBC (Replacement doors with
fire escape doors -
(iii) The Clerk advised the meeting that the external auditors had approved the Council’s accounts for 2005-06 without qualification. The Council agreed payment of the audit fee of £141 including VAT
(iv) SCDC Disability Scheme – the Council has received notification of the above but at this time is not aware of any person who might wish to participate as an advisor.
(v) The Chairman advised the meeting of an invitation to visit the SCDC Great Blakenham Materials Recycling Scheme on various dates and confirmed that he would visit on 19 September, pm – the Clerk to advise SCDC. Any other Councillors wishing to visit should advise the Clerk not later than 20 August.
(vi) The Chairman also drew the meeting’s attention to the invitation to the Suffolk ACRE AGM. It was agreed that Councillors should advise direct by 25 September if they wished to attend.
(vii) The communication from the SCC Public Rights of Way Network, which requests advice from the Council on footpath, byway and bridleway classification, was considered and their form completed for return by the Clerk.
Date of Next Meeting
Date of next meetings were confirmed as 04 October and 06 December 2006 at 8.00 pm.
The meeting closed at 9.10 pm