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PC Agenda 12th February 2019


Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley

A meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council will be held at Peldon and Wigboroughs Community Hall 7.30pm on Tuesday 12th February 2018 to which the Councillors are summoned to attend.

Apologies for absence:

Minutes of the last meeting:

Zone Warden Report:

County and Borough Councillor Reports:

Public-Have Your Say:

Declarations of Interest:

Items for Discussion

1. Playgrounds and Playing Fields

  • Reports on both playgrounds and fields and to note zip wire repair.
  • Community Working Group activities to date.
  • Decision required: Any matters that require immediate attention?

2. Peldon Noticeboard

  • To note new noticeboard fitted and key arrangements in place.

3. Peldon and Wigboroughs Magazine

  • Discuss requested increase of £30 per annum, from £150 to £180 at £90 per page.
  • Decision required: Do we all agree to accept this new amount?

4. Devolution

  • Discuss this matter further following ECC’s pilot scheme.
  • Consider areas where we think we could participate.   

5. Footpaths Diversion Proposals

  • Consider all proposals of footpaths affecting our villages.
  • Decision required: Our comments to return if any?

6. Silent Soldiers

  • Discuss what we should do with those in our villages that the parish council sponsored.

7. New Dog Bin for Copt Hall

  • To note progress so far on this matter.

8. Actions and Reminder List – update and mention of Gt Wigs VR post box


  • Request for volunteers to work in a proposed community shop on the old Lion pub site at Abberton.

Planning Applications:

183127 Proposal: Conversion of existing vehicle repair and agricultural buildings to a single dwelling at Lovedowns Farm Barns, Barnhall Road, Salcott
190077 Proposal: Remediation: removal and reinstatement of Kerosene contaminated brickwork and subfloor materials, installation of gas resistant membrane and passive vent system at Church Cottage, Church Road, Peldon
190170 Proposal: Construction of extension to existing B2 industrial building at Hosplant Ltd. Unit 1, St Ives Farm, St Ives Road, Peldon

Planning Decisions:

182823 & 182816 Proposal: Reinforcement of timber frame to barn and installation of new oil fuel storage tank at New Hall, Copt Hall Lane, Little Wigborough – Approve conditional
182030 & 182031 Proposal: Construction of new driveway to Rose barn and construction of new wall to the garden of the Peldon Rose Public House, landscaping and ancillary works at Rose Barn, Mersea Road, Peldon – Approve conditional


102010 Mr T Newman – playground inspections x 4£120.00
102011 R S Pullen – Clerk’s February salary£439.73

The next meeting will be on Tuesday 12th March 2019 at 7.30pm at Salcott Village Hall