Parish Council News
CHAIR AND VICE-CHAIR RE-ELECTED
At this month's Annual General Meeting of the Parish Council,held on 16th May, Cllr Kathy Hutt was re-elected as Chair of the PC. Cllr Sonja Harris was re-elected as Vice-Chair.
PARISH COUNCIL ACCOUNTS FOR YEAR ENDING 31.03.2019
The PC's accounts for the financial year 2019/20 have now been closed and submitted to the External Auditor. A full copy of the submitted documents can be found under Finance.
PARISH COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVES
The PC reps and 'portfolio'holders for the new municipal year 2019/20 have been confirmed as:
• Neighbourhood Policing Team – Cllr Harris
• Highways and Parish Steward – Clerk
• Memorial Hall Management Committee – Cllr Hutt
• Emergency Planning – Cllr Howells
• Neighbourhood Planning – Cllr Roberts
• Playing Field Working Group – Cllrs Johnson, Gibbs, Short, Jarvis and Harris
• Staffing Working Group – Cllrs Hutt, Harris and Poynton
• CATG – Cllr Morland
• Area Board – Cllr Harris
Next Parish Council Meeting
18th July 2019 7.30 pm
Venue: Dilton Marsh Memorial Hall
Please note that there will be no meeting in June.
Dates for the remainder of 2019 are yet to be finalised but will include:
26th September 2019 - please note change from routine date
21st November 2019
Planning Applications and Decisions May 2019
19/03776/FUL Russett Cottage, 24 High Street, Dilton Marsh, Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13 4DT - Proposed two storey side extension
Objection on the below listed grounds due to lack of information: Highway safety due to the location of the building work and concerns over the positioning of associated vehicles and equipment; impact on local amenity due to the disruption created for neighbouring residents should the access and storage issues be on site.
19/04309/VAR Land at Westbury Sailing Lake Westbury - Variation of condition 1 of planning application 17/12194/REM and 17/01314/VAR
19/03471/LBC 9 Petticoat Lane Dilton Marsh Westbury BA13 4DG - Replacement of front door to match existing style and finish, plus repairs to existing canopy and door frame
19/02258/FUL Storridge Farm Storridge Road Westbury Wilts BA13 4HY Retrospective change of use from paddock to vehicular storage compound
Approve with Conditions - Noted.
APP/Y3940/W/19/3223582 – 4 Vicarage Gardens, Dilton Marsh, BA13 4FB – Retrospective change of use of land from agricultural to domestic garden, including erection of garden shed and play climbing frame and zip wire and frames – Members noted that the Council had originally submitted a No Objection comment as they had been unaware the application was outside the settlement boundary. It was resolved to submit an Objection to the Planning Inspectorate.