BRIDEKIRK Parish Council
Minutes of the meeting held on 9th
November 2017 at Bridekirk Dovenby School.
ATTENDEES: Mr S Dumbill (Chair), Mr R Stenson, Rev M Jackson, Mrs C Fossey, Mr M
Rollison , Mr I McCambridge, Mr F Armstrong, Mrs J Farebrother
Clerk: Mrs D Cosgrove
1.7.17. Apologies received from Mr R Coy, Cllr H Graham, Cumbria Constabulary
2.7.17. Minutes of previous meeting signed as a true record.
3.7.17. No declarations of interest made at this time, will note as agenda items
4.7.17 Suspension of Standing Orders. No member of the public present
5.7.17. Payments made.
6.7.17 Reports from outside bodies:
Cumbria County Council. Nobody
Allerdale Borough Council -
noise at M Sport, this was discussed and resolved that clerk would submit
FOI request asking for all information held by Allerdale BC in relation to
Cumbria Constabulary - nobody
7.7.17. Planning Applications:
Late application noted that
had been previously objected to on the site in Tallentire. Object on
grounds of overdevelopment of site, not in keeping with the existing
buildings around it, sited next to a listed building, exceeds the usual
development allowed in Planning Policy? Concerns about flooding in an
already flood prone village.
8.7.17 Clerks report:
9.7.17. Report on flooding issues:
A594 flooded badly overnight
again due to the United Utilities work being undertaken and he disruption
to the normal flow of water running away.
Request for an update from
Cllr Graham regarding an progress he has made regarding road flooding on
Funding was granted through
CCF for Fieldside Farm, from the windfarm fund. Rivers Trust are now in
discussion with the farmer regarding measures to prevent future flooding.
10.7.17. Parish Maintenance -
Cllr Graham was going to look
into the wall at Dovenby, no update received.
Bus shelter in Dovenby is in a
shocking state and requires cleaning. Clerk to seek 3 estimates for next
11.7.17. To receive an update from Cllr Graham in situation relating to the non
travellers on the A594 - information previously circulated.
12.7.17. M Sport. Covered in 6.7.17
13.7.17. Cumbria Community Foundation.
Date and time of next meeting:
Thursday 14th December 2017 at 7.30pm Bridekirk Dovenby School.