Pillaton Parish Council Meeting Minutes -
November 2015

Meeting held on 18/11/2015


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



Declarations of Interest


Public Forum

There were no members of the public present.


The Minutes of 21st October 2015 Council meeting were accepted unanimously.

Matters Arising

  • Cycle route Callington to Saltash:
    The Council noted that in accordance with Standing Orders any review of the Council’s comments on the proposed cycle route can only be made after 6 months.
  • Finger Posts:
    It was reported that Cornwall Highways had given permission for the repainting of the signs and would supply materials.

Planning Permission

Cllr Martin set up equipment in order to demonstrate the way in which applications could be viewed electronically. The Chairman thanked Cllr Martin and the meeting decided to await until nearer the change over date to choose the most suitable equipment.

Speed Control in the Village

The Council agreed, as a first step towards speed reduction plans, to request the existing ripple strips and slow sign be reinstated.


The following payments were authorised; Grass cutting £450 and ink cartridge £27.46.

The Bank position of current account £1,070 and deposit £2,224 was noted.

The Council delayed a decision on the 2016/17 until a quotation for strimming at the play park was received.

Change of Meeting Date

It was agreed that the date of meetings in future would be the 1st Tuesday in the month.

Any Other Business

The Chair reported that the broken services box at Mary Moon Close had not been repaired and the Clerk was asked to report the matter to BT.

County Councillor D. Pugh volunteered to determine if Mushton Lane had been downgraded to a bridle path.

Chairman Mr. Dolley
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