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Winstred 100 PC Agenda 12th April 2022


Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley

A meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council will be held at Peldon and Wigboroughs Community Hall (meeting room) on Tuesday 12th April 2022 at 7.30pm to which the Councillors are summoned to attend.

Everyone attending this meeting is required to wear a mask.  Whilst we appreciate that this is not a legal requirement at this time, as we have vulnerable people amongst us, it is a common courtesy for their safety.

Apologies for absence:
To confirm minutes of the March meeting:
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
  • To discuss progress on benches for both fields
  • To discuss adult gym equipment for Moss Hay
  • Decision required: Should we continue with the current grass cutting contractor at Salcott with increased cost?
  • Decision required: Anything that needs attention?

2. Forthcoming Elections

  • To note standing parish councillors, vacancies and those who have left
  • To discuss chair and vice for this next two-year term

3. Bus shelters

  • Update on Great and Little Wigborough bus shelter roof storm damage and insurance claim.
  • Update on Mill Lane bus shelter

4. Jubilee Celebrations

  •  Update on the commemorative mugs and discuss distribution

5. Salcott Book Box

  • Update on progress with regard to slabs, upkeep, etc.

6. Annual Report

  • To discuss what should be included in this year’s report

7. Clerk’s salary

  • To discuss increase in line with government recommendations
  • Decision required: How much increase is agreed?

8. Actions and reminder List – update

Planning applications:


Proposal: Building an additional storey on to a bungalow at North View, The Street, Salcott – the parish council has no objection
220612Proposal: Application for prior Approval for the conversion of two former agricultural livestock and storage buildings at Nightingale Farm, School Lane, Great Wigborough – the parish council has no objection
220682Proposal: Demolition of old dilapidated outbuilding and replace with new. The footprint to remain the same but will be slightly higher to accommodate vehicle access and slope to roof at Church View, Green Farm, The Street, Salcott
202790Appeal Lodged against CBC refusal for erection of 2 dwellings at Whitehouse Hill, Salcott

Planning Decisions:

211341 (& Listed Building 211342)Proposal: Demolition of modern lean-to structure. Conversion of barn at Home Farm, Mersea Road, Peldon – Refuse
220009 Proposal: Single storey Cartlodge at The Briars, Peldon Road, Peldon – Approve conditional
213054Proposal: Replacement of agricultural building with a new dwelling at Nightingales Farm, School Lane, Great Wigborough – Approve conditional
220300Proposal: Construction of rear single storey corner extension with balcony at Rosefield, Lodge Lane, Peldon

Finances: Payments to be made:

Insignia Ltd. – Jubilee mugs£537.60
R S Pullen – April salary£500.00
R S Pullen – expenses, office heating lighting, etc.£250.00
Tree & Lawn Co. – Salcott grass cutting£228.00
EALC – annual subs to include NALC membership£334.01
Peldon & Wigs Comm Hall – hire£20.00

The next meeting will take place on Tuesday 10th May 2022 at 7.30pm and will commence with the Annual Parish Assembly, venue yet to be decided.