Pillaton Parish Council Meeting Minutes - July 2014

Meeting held on 16/07/2014


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


County Councillor D. Pugh.

Declarations of Interest

Cllr Warne declared an interest in matters arising regarding post repairs and left the room at the appropriate time.

Public Forum

There were no members of the public present.


The Minutes of 18th June 2014 meeting were accepted unanimously.

Matters Arising

The Council accepted the quotation from Cllr Warne in the sum of £160 for repairing the play equipment posts in the field.

Planning Permission

The offer from the local Member of Parliament to request the Secretary of States intervention in respect of appeals on wind turbine installation was noted.

Play Park

The Chairman reported that the goal posts had been moved 10 metres downhill and 5 metres towards the road having received no objections announcing the planned change.


The Bank position of current account £508 and deposit £1,837 was noted.

The Council approved payment of £35 audit fee and £37 for web site hosting.

Any Other Business

Thanks were recorded to John Wheeley for maintaining the web site which had enjoyed 538 visits [per month on average] during the year.

Thanks were also given to Jo King for offering to look after the village library which was popular in the Village.

The Council noted that any persons placing stones on the Council verges could be held responsible should any people trip and injure themselves on the stones.

The Chairman stated that he had been assured that the bench in front of the salt bin would be moved before the winter months.

The Clerk was asked to remind Highways to cut the grass at junctions to increase visibility.

Chairman Mr. Dolley
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