Agenda: Parish Council Meeting 23rd June 2020

You are invited to attend the Parish Council Meeting @ 7.30pm on the 23rd June 2020 at using meeting ID 3010309896

Password – 3QnHA5




Declaration of Interest

Members are encouraged to declare pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests as soon as they become aware in the meeting.

Part 1- Public and Press Present

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 and the same at the end.  After questions the Chairman will reconvene / conclude the Parish Council meeting.


         To approve any apologies for absence

1.      Minutes

  • To approve the minutes held on 19th May 2020.

2.     Co option of Parish Councillor

  • The Parish Council to resolve the co option of new Councillor.

3.     Play Area on Needham estate

  • Update from the Clerk.  

4.     Monies held over in 2019/20

·       Members to consider the carry over figure in 2019/20 and points raised.

·       To consider the circulated documents on Precept budgeting.

5.     Football Pitch

·       Cllr RJH and the Clerk to report on the site visit with the football manger and J Ashbrook Ltd

·       Quote to be discussed.

6.     Planning Applications

To discuss the following planning applications and any circulated after the agenda publication.

  • Penolver, 75 Northwich Road, Cranage WA16 9LE – demolition of attached garage and erection of new single-story side extensions and double detached garage.
  • Caberfeidh, 8 Northwich Road, Cranage CW4 8HL – alterations and extension to existing dwelling, new garage, and associated works.
  • Hunters Gate, Byley Lane Cranage, CW10 9LW demolition of part of an existing stable, construction of new outdoor tennis court to be sited partially on garden of adjacent house on land acquired through demolition of stables.

20/00449E Glebe Farm, Knutsford Road, Cranage CW4 8EF – Fencing business on site causing highway issues.

20/2109C Site of the Haven, Oak Tree Lane, Cranage CW10 9LU – proposal prior approval for the erection of two agricultural storage buildings Determination agricultural / forestry

Sibelco -update from Cllr GM


7.     Highways

  • Gully on Byley Lane 3373938
  • Gully on Twemlow Lane 3379901
  • AOB

8.     Footpaths and Trees Report

To resolve to accept the report from the Footpath Officer and the Clerk to report on last months.

i)               i) No gate to the entrance of the pitch closest to the A50 – threat of travellers

ii)              ii) Management of scrub area by the Village Hall

Footpath Claim – Carver Ave/Byley Lane/Crescent Avenue Ref FPS/R0660/14A/2 – update from the Clerk.

9.     Cheshire East

  • To receive a report from any Ward Members, present.

Road surface over the M6 on the bridge

10.  Accounts

To note the balance of account – Leek United £30,721.75 + Natwest £36,714.99 = £67,436.74.


·       £240.00 HSF Recycling Ltd  

·       £373.32 CHALC Affiliation fee

·       Clerks salary April to June (amount not finalised at publication of the agenda)


·       NIL

11.  Chairman’s and members report


12.  Clerks Report


Part 11

Clerks salary review

To note the next meeting

·       28th July 2020