Agenda: Parish Council Meeting 23rd April 2020

You are invited to attend the Parish Council Meeting on the 23rd April 2020 at 7.30pm using meeting ID 889-107-249. 

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If members of the public are present, there will be a period of question time at the beginning and at the end of the meeting.

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PART 1 – PUBLIC AND PRESS  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.  After questions the Chairman will reconvene the Parish Council meeting.
  1. Apologies
To receive apologies for absence.
2.     Declaration of Interest To receive declarations of interest.
3.     Minutes To approve the minutes from 20th February 2020 (to be signed at the first face to face meeting after the coronavirus lockdown)
4.     Coronavirus Update on the work carried out by parish council members and Revd Arch.  Update from the clerk on any new relevant legislation.
5.     Co-option of new councillor This will be carried out at the first face to face meeting opportunity.
6.     Defibrillator Clerk to update on the potential purchase of a defibrillator.
7.     National Cycling Route 55 This will be deferred until the first meeting after the coronavirus lockdown.
8.     Community Chest This will be deferred until the first meeting after the coronavirus lockdown.
9.     Business Plan Chairman to update.
10.  Highways Congleton Link Road – work suspended.

The clerk to provide an update on the works at the Radnor Bank Bridge.

Deterioration of Smithy Lane since the diversion as a result of road closures caused by the Congleton Link Road.  This will be deferred until the first meeting after the coronavirus lockdown.

11.  Cheshire East To receive a report from any Ward Members present


12.  Planning Applications To consider the following applications and any other since the publication of the agenda:



13.  Accounts BALANCE OF ACCOUNT = £16,151.97



£245.74, Clerk Salary.

£40.00, Clerk Expenses, Data Protection Fee Renewal

£274.70 Crewe Colour Printers.  This was paid prior to the meeting due to coronavirus constraints.


£222.18 – HMRC VAT refund

Bank reconciliation – a councillor to sign this off.


14.  Clerk’s Report Update regarding change of bank account.


Potential setup of Whatsapp group for councillor communication.


15.  Chairman’s and Member’s Report      Nil


To note the next meeting date 21st May 2020