Agenda: Parish Council Meeting 11th September 2018

You are invited to attend the Parish Council Meeting on the 11th September 2018 at 7.30pm at Cranage Village Hall, CW4 8EQ

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Declaration of Interest To receive any declarations of interest
Part 1- Public and Press Present The Chairman will adjourn the meeting to allow questions from members of the public to last no longer than 10 minutes at the start of the meeting and the same at the end. After questions the Chairman will reconvene / conclude the Parish Council meeting.
  • To approve any apologies for absence
1.     Minutes
  • To approve the minutes held on 31st July 2018.
2.     Highways
  • To discuss the comments from VTC consultant’s report in July. (docs enclosed)
  • Sign Cleaning across the Parish
  • Give Way sign – replaced on Northwich Road.
  • Response letter from Fiona Bruce MP in reference to M6 Smart motorway.
  • Grass verges
  • Holly Hedge outside Manor Barns
  • Advertising lorries along the M6
3.     Adult Fitness Area
  • Lottery application result
  • The Clerk to update members on progress to date
  • Comments from Ms C Hewson in reference to the proposed plan
4.     Standing Orders supported by RJH, RH, GM and MH
  • To approve amendments to Standing Orders as circulated by Cllr R Hurst.
5.     Footpaths and Trees Report
  • To resolve to accept the report from the Footpath officer
  • Footpath on A50 Brereton timber to Needham estate – weeds and nettles
  • Footpath claim – Carver Avenue, Crescent Road and Byley Lane update.
  • Unregistered land – Clerk update
  • Site Visit on Woodland – Cllr RH to report
  • Kissing Gate – Cllr R Hurst proposal
6.     Football Pitches in Cranage
  • Clerk to update
7.     GDPR
  • To receive an update from the Clerk on progress to date.
8.     Newsletter articles
  • Parish Councillors to allocate topics to be included.
9.     Community Home Bonus
  • Clerk to update
10.  Planning Applications To discuss the following planning applications and any circulated after the agenda publication;

  • 18/4329C Rose Bank, Twemlow Lane, Cranage CW4 8EX – construction of new detached dwelling
  • 18/3969C’ Oaklands’, Sandy Lane, Cranage CW4 8HR – the renovation and remodel of a detached dwelling including a single storey rear extension and carport.
11.  Accounts To note the balance of account – Leek United £30,275.36 + Natwest £37,085.18 = £67,360.54.


·      £30.00 SLCC Cheshire Branch Conference

Approval of Clerks salary and HMRC payment


·      £10,000 Lottery funding

·      £10,000 Precept CE

·      £211.93 Leek United Interest

·      £1,116.99 SPC

·      £62.50 SPC

·      £62.50 NBACM PC

·      £62.50 HW & SB PC

Leek United Bond

Clerk to update

12.  Cheshire East To resolve to suspend standing orders to receive a report from any Ward Members present.


13.  Chairman’s and members report ·      Cranage Beer Festival

·      Litter Pick 23rd September

14.  Clerks Report ·      Rural Homelessness questionnaire


To note the next meeting ·      24th October 2018 @ 7.30pm