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Minutes March 2016


Minutes of the Parish Council Meeting held on 8 March 2016
at the Banks Community Centre, Hoole Lane.

Commenced 19.15
Concluded 21.00
Present: Cllrs Bill Abram
Chris Lennon
Tom Blane
Dorothy Hames
Paul Blane

Parish Clerk David Maughan

Public Participation

• Parking in the village is becoming a big problem. Cllr Barron had been dealing with this but Cllr Tom Blane offered to take this up with MP Seema Kennedy in a forthcoming meeting with her
• Roads are a problem also, and Clerk is to write to WLBC to request a road sweeper be utilised to clear stones which have accumulated on Hoole Lane

135/15 Apologies

• Malcolm Barron, Stephen Douglas and Jim O’Hare were absent

136/15 Declarations of Interest

• None

137/15 Minutes of the previous meeting


138/15 Police Report (verbal)


139/15 Clerk’s progress report on decisions taken at last meeting.

• CCTV transmission tests had been arranged but postponed due to high winds, and to be rearranged
• Meeting to be arranged with Steve Kent at WLBC to discuss S 106 monies
• Car park signage quotes received and to be taken forward
• Response received from WLBC in respect of travellers sites and these have been cascaded to all councillors

140/15 Clerk’s report on any urgent decisions taken since last meeting


141/15 Finance

Chq No. Payee Description Amount