Agenda 2023 August 02 Extraordinary Meeting

Jul 28, 2023 | Agendas

The Agenda can be read below or downloaded here: AG_2023_August 02 EM BPC

To all members of Blackawton Parish Council 28 July 2023

You are hereby summoned to attend the monthly meeting of Blackawton Parish Council to be held on Wednesday 2 August 2023 at 2:30 p.m. in Blackawton Village Hall for the purpose of transacting the following business.

  1. Apologies

To receive apologies for absence.

  1. Declarations of Interest

To receive declarations of Members’ interests in Agenda items.

  1. Cover during the Clerk’s Annual Leave

To appoint Cllr Thomas to the role of Clerk, unpaid, during the Clerk’s annual leave 7 – 25 August 2023 to ensure that an urgent decision, in particular to approve a burial, could be made.

Cllr Rake (Chair) will be contactable for urgent enquiries 7-18 August, and Cllr Ougton (Vice-Chair) 21-25 August.

  1. Request for Legal Advice regarding Legal Responsibility for the Maintenance of the closed St Michael’s churchyard

To agree the request.

  1. Planning Applications

    1. Review of New Applications

To comment to SHDC on the following applications:

  • 2204/23/PDM Land At Sx 801 505 Blackawton. Application to determine if prior approval is required for a proposed change of use of agricultural buildings/barns to 1No dwellinghouse (class C3) & for associated development (Class Q (a+b))

  • 2373/23/ARC Balsam Farm Vicarage Road Blackawton TQ9 7AY. Application for approval of details reserved by conditions 5 (Window Frames including Roof Lights), 6 (Site Levels & Site Boundary Treatments) & 14 (Solar Panels) of planning consent 3855/22/FUL.

  1. Finance
    1. Payments & Receipts

To authorise the following payment:

  • DALC, Being a Good Councillor Zoom training #2, £18.00

  1. Yew Tree in the Churchyard

To receive the Tree Warden’s feedback on the health of the tree and consider any action required.


Annette Thom

Parish Clerk