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
PARISH COUNCIL MEETING - JULY 2019
The agenda for the July meeting of the Parish Council is now available (under Agendas).
The meeting starts at 7.30 pm on Thursday 18th July and all are welcome to attend.
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.