Pillaton Parish Council Meeting Minutes - June 2013

Meeting held on 19/06/2013


Cllrs. Dolley, Warne, D. Floyd, S. Floyd, Heap and Harris.


County Councillor D. Pugh and Cllr Martin.

Declarations of Interest

Cllr Warne declared an interest in payments and left the room when the payments were approved.

Public Forum

There were no members of the public present.


The Minutes of 15th May 2013 meeting were accepted unanimously.

Matters Arising

Cllr Harris said he was making enquires into the repainting of the finger posts in the area and hoped to have the work carried out under Community Payback organised by the probation service.

Planning Permission

The Council recorded their opposition to proposed solar farms at St Mellion on the basis that additional solar farms would be too many in an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Fences at the River Lynher

The Chairman explained that the area concerned was not in Pillaton Parish and that he had already organised a visit from Cornwall Highways who said they could take no action in respect of fences on private land. The Council decided to approach the land owners concerned and to seek advice from Cornwall Council environmental division and Tamar Valley AONB.


The Bank position of current account £766 and deposit £1,638 was noted.

The following payment was authorised; R. Warne post repair £120.

Feedback from Community Area Network

There had been no current meeting.

Any Other Business

The Chairman reported that the mower required repair and pointed out the need to pay for care of the flower beds at the playing field.

The Council expressed concern about the use of the playing field as a toilet

Chairman Mr. Dolley
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