Agenda: Parish Council Meeting 15th January 2019

You are invited to attend the Parish Council Meeting on the 15th January 2019 at 7.30pm at Cranage Hall Hotel, Byley Lane, Cranage CW4 8EW.


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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.
Apologies          To approve any apologies for absence
1.     Minutes
  • To approve the minutes held on 20th November 2018.
2.     Unregistered Land behind Deans Cottages
  • Cllr G Morgan to update members
3.     Highways
  • To discuss the Speed Display Unit on Northwich Road – Cllr A Kolker
  • Leese crossroads – Clerk and Cllr A Kolker to update.
  • Hard standing outside Cranage Hall Hotel
  • Blocked gullies on Armistead Way 3337227
  • RAG update – Cllr M Hodge
  • Smart motorway – signage Cllr M Cohen
  • Business signage around Cranage – Cllr R Hurst
  • To note new signage at Goostrey Lane/ Middlewich Road/A50
  • To note comments from GPC in reference to an auction at Cranage Trading Park
4.     Adult Fitness Area
  • To approve an inspection company
5.     Footpaths and Trees Report
  • To resolve to accept the report from the Footpath Officer and the Clerk to report on last months.
  • Holly Hedges along A50 – update
  • Footpath Claim – Carver Ave/Byley Lane/Crescent Avenue – To approve whether to take this application to appeal after refusal on 3rd December 2018 (Quotes circulated)


6.     GDPR
  • Clerk to update – meeting with Cllr R Hurst 03.12.18
  • To include the approval of computer maintenance
7.     Planning Applications To discuss the following planning applications and any circulated after the agenda publication;

  • 18/6228C The Spinney, New Platt Lane, Cranage CW4 8HS – to erect a 3.5m acoustic fence onto the existing 2m fence along side Northwich Road and onto the south – eastern site accompany site plan.
  • 18/6111C ‘Ashlands’, Oak Tree Lane, Cranage CW10 9LU – proposed erection of single storey rear extension.
  • 18/6069C 36 Needham drive, Cranage CW4 8FB- Ground floor rear extension to dwelling.
17/3605W Sibelco application in Cheshire West on 08.01.19 – Cllr M Cohen

FP McCann, Byley Lane – objections noted

Manchester Airport s106 – Cllr G Morgan

Glebe Farm – Cllr J Swithenbank to report

8.     Accounts To note the balance of account – Leek United £30,488.46 + Natwest £30,488.46 = £64,002.02.


·      £4,367.38 Ms J Mason

·      £1,188.55 HMRC

·      £75.00 The Handy Man

·      Clerks expenses


·      £953.02 HW & SB PC

·      £1,476.18 NACM PC

·      £50.00 Mr S Walton

·      £95.00 Beachcroft Claims XS

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


10.  Chairman’s and members report ·      Memorial bench– Cllr R Hurst to report plus clerk to report on approval from ANSA

·      Town & Parish Conference – 29th January @ 6pm

·      Laptop – comments

11.  Clerks Report ·      Training 2019

·      Salvation Army – permission to install a clothes bank

·      Correspondence

Part 2
Clerks- Development review ·      Cllr R Hurst
To note the next meeting ·      26th February 2019