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Minutes of meeting 9th Oct 2018

Minsterley Parish Council

Chair G M Rogers

MINUTES TUES 9th Oct 2018 7:00 pm Oct 18

Present G Rogers (GR) Chair, Councillors Brown (GB) Hignett (NH) Bill (BB) Lockwood (SL) Jackson (RJ) Allen (NA) Potter (AP)

D Leeson (clerk) + 4 residents

1/ Open Forum
Resident went over an issue with parking outside her residence causing an obstruction when there are functions at the Methodist mission. The minister is trying to address the issue. Request for a double yellow, Chair explained unable to enforce. Possible solid white line.
There is still a sign for a Lorry at the Winsley turn onto Horsebridge rd.
NH gave a quick overview on Pontesbury close of Hall bank. D Jones asked for signage at Lydham. Poss close of Leigh rd which is diversion.
Resident asked if we had heard anything about tidiness of path at Cloow Cres. Clerk not heard, will update next meeting.

2/ Apologies
M Davies injury

3/ Dispensations/Interests
GB Parish Hall RJ Church

4/ Minutes of Sept 18 meeting & matters arising
Signed as true by Chair (GR) Proposed by All sec all

5/ Parish Property
a) Square
Update on clerks meeting with Heritage about pissoir. P Stealey to be asked to design a gate for submission to heritage.
Rememberance 11 Nov. Volunteers to assist traffic calming. Police to be asked to attend.Purchase of wreath by GB agreed.
T Bishton to be asked to plant 4 bags bulbs in the gap at Leigh rd.

b) Playing field
c) Street lights
No 4 outside 20 Hawthorne out
No 50 between 42/51 Longleat still out after visit

Highways 2 at end of Calllow Lane on way out of village
No 13 Opposite The Laurels station rd
No 21 outside bridge mews the square
No 29 Ploxgreen rd
Roadsign outside old vicarage on all day

d) Footpaths
Dog fouling clerk to chase up obtaining spray paint warnings. And cost of bin and servicing.

e) Play areas
NA had done some repair to adult equipment. P Stealey asked to look at Air Walker. NA asked that Cair and AP check work required.
R Parry asked to do blackpour repairs.

f) Parish Hall

g) De Fib
Unit checked and OK. It is on National Reg

OTHER B Davies has nearly completed Bus Shelter rebuild and has presented bill. Clerk to organise new bench with him and tell P Stealey his fencing is at New House Farm. S Council to be asked for new litter bin.

6/ Shropshire Council
a) Highways
Wagbeach/Waterwheel issue with water on road to be chased.
Can a solid white line be put o/s Hawksworth on Hosebridge Rd?
Write to ministers about advising function guests about parking.
BT line issue did MD pass to engineer.
Linden fields has it been signed off by planning can the developer be asked to move hedge to assist visiblity
Dan Green to be told about concern about Hall Bank close;-
Signage at Lydham for HGV from south
No thru traffic and Horsebridge rd
HGV sign to be removed at Winsley replaced by no access for HGV

b) Footpaths

c) Other Sc items Flooding/Youth
No further land for Cemetery means will soon be full, Parish to be advised
Flood meeting GB/DJ gave info
Youth no funds for Rea Valley

7/ Planning
18/04542/FUL Meadowbrook extension object due to proximity of watercourse that is currently under review by multi agency flood forum

8/Payments to be made

i/ Shrops Council Tree inspection 300 chq no 824
ii/ B Davies Bus Shelter rebuild 7850 chq no 825
Bank statement 41562.32 noted by Chair.

Read by Clerk

Next meeting Tues 13/12/18 Meeting ended 21:05

Signed as true by Chair 9/10/2018


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