Parish Council Meeting 8th August

The Parish Council Meeting

To be Held at Wrea Green Institute

On 8 AUGUST 2011 at 19.30 hours


1. Apologies and Declaration of Interests.

 2. Receive and Approve the MINUTES of the Meeting of the 11 July 2011.


3.1. Receive a Report from Inspector Keith Ogle on Policing Changes on the Fylde.

3.2. Receive Report from the Community Beat Officer.                                             15

3.3. Consider - The Future of Kirkham Police Station.


Consider                                                                                                                       30


11/0480           57 Bryning Lane

                                    Proposed One and a Half Storey Extension together with

                                    Associated Alterations to Existing Detached Two Storey Dwelling.

11/0520           Langtons Farm, Ribby Road

                                    Change of Use of Redundant Barn to Two Holiday Cottages and

                                    a Single Storey Extension to the Rear East Courtyard side of Barn.

11/0541           1 Richmond Avenue

                                    Proposed First Floor Extension to Front and Rear and Single Storey

                                    Extension to Side and Rear.

11/0542           The Villa, Moss Side Lane

                                    Proposed variation of condition 6 on Planning Permission 10/0082

                                    to Allow Amplified Live Singer(s) to Perform in the Marquee During

                                    Existing Operational Hours and Unamplified Live Music be performed

                                    Until 2000 hours.

11/0544           Holmhurst & Grayline, The Green

Proposed Single Storey Rear Extension to Holmhurst and Erecting a Pair of Garages to Both Properties.    

2. National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) Draft Consultation.

 5. RECREATION GROUNDS & OPEN SPACES                                                 20                                  

Open Spaces and Greens

 Receive update reports:-

1. CCTV at Wray Crescent Play Area and Allotments

2. Land Adjacent Wray Crescent Play Area.

3. Play Area Progress.


4. War Memorial Enhancement Programme & Cost.

5. Kirkham Baths Finance.

6. FINANCIAL and STANDING ORDER MATTERS                                            15                 


1. Report on Financial Quarter Ended 30 June 2011 & Budget Comparison for Period to 31 July 2011.


2. Adjustment of Budgets within Overall Budget Expenditure.

3. Best Kept Garden Judges Costs.

4. Payment of Accounts

a) Agree Payment of Other Accounts.

 7.  FYLDE BOROUGH/LANCASHIRE COUNTY COUNCILS                            15                                     Receive Reports on any matters affecting Wrea Green

1. a) Cty Cllr. P. Rigby b) Br. Cllr, F.R. Andrews


2. Lancashire County Council – Rationalisation of Household Waste Recycling Centres- Consultation Review July 2011.

3. Consultation – Draft Policy for Managing Unauthorised Encampments on County Council Owned Land and on Highways for which the County Council is the Responsible Authority.

4.Lancashire Fire & Rescue Performance and Action Plan 2011 Consultation.

8. PARISH C OUNCIL MATTERS                                                                         10


8.1. Grant Awarding Policy.

8.2. LALC – Community Engagement with Case Studies Workshop – 26 October 11

8.3. LALC – Chairmanship Workshop – 23 November 2011.

8.4. LALC – LALC Autumn Conference - 29 October 2011 – Attendance.

8.5. LALC – AGM 12 November 2011 – Resolutions.

9 VILLAGE ACTIVITIES                                                                                       10

Receive Report

1. Best Kept Garden Competition

10. CLERK’S REPORT (Appendix 1) – Receive Report, and obtain Clarification where deemed necessary.                                                                                         5

 Hadyn J. Gigg                                                            2 August 2011

Clerk to Ribby with Wrea Parish Council

 THE PUBLIC and MEDIA are CORDIALLY INVITED TO ATTEND. The public will be allowed to speak for up to 3 minutes on any issue as long as the Clerk or Chairman is advised in prior to commencement of the meeting.