Pillaton Parish Council Meeting Minutes -
October 2017

Meeting held on 03/10/2017


Cllrs. Dolley, Martin, D. Floyd, Warne, S. Floyd, Bridgman and County Councillor J. Foot.


Cllr Harris.

Declarations of Interest

Cllr Bridgman declared a pecuniary interest in the pricing of the finger post repair.

Public Forum

There were no members of the public present. County Councillor J. Foot informed the Council of the reduced numbers of Cornwall County Councillors planned for the future and urged the Council to study the planned boundary changes.


The Minutes of 5th September 2017 Council meeting were accepted unanimously.

Matters Arising


Planning Permission

The Council did not approve the following Planning Application; PA17/08679 Erection of 1st floor extension and 2 storey for garage, workshop, office, store and bedroom at the Mews for J. Miles, on the grounds that it was overdevelopment of the land and would create parking problems.

Thanks were given to Cllr Martin for producing copies of the application for study.

Finger Post Refurbishment

Cllr Bridgman left the meeting and the Council agreed to accept the quotation from Sonia Bridgman of £850 for refurbishing the finger post in the centre of Pillaton and repairing the post at Polborder.


The following payment was approved; £19.99 for paint.

Any Other Business

The Council agreed to bring to the attention of local landowners that hedges should be kept at a height of no less than 16 foot 6 inches in order to avoid damage to high vehicles.

Chairman Mr. Dolley
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