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Drigg & Carleton Parish Council Agenda 10/05/2022

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Drigg & Carleton Parish Council


DCPC – Agenda – May 2022Tuesday 10th May 2022

To be held in the Village Hall starting at 7.30 pm

Some Covid precautions may apply

Members of the public who wish to attend and speak at the meeting are requested to identify themselves and the topic on which they wish to speak, to the Clerk or Chair, 48 hours ahead of the meeting date.

The public participation item is for a maximum of 20 minutes, with no individual speaking for more than five minutes. Public participation is restricted to this agenda item only.



  1. Minutes of the Ordinary Meeting of Council held on 12th April 2022
  2. Resolution to approve and signature of minutes of previous meeting
  3. Apologies for absence
  4. Financial matters
    1. Financial Report
    2. Consideration of any outstanding payments
    3. Remittance of Parish precept
    4. AGAR
  5. Actions and matters arising from previous Ordinary Meetings of the Parish Council
    1. Action 4/1: RFO to register Clerk for PAYE
    2. Action 4/2: CALC renewal
    3. Action 4/3: JW to list potholes in the parish
    4. Action 4/4: Email to parishioner regarding CCC Highways
    5. Action 4/5: Email to parishioner regarding PROW
    6. Action 4/6: Email re Sellafield parking
    7. Action 4/7: Planning objection re Bowrie Fauld submitted
  6. Reports from County and District Councillors
    1. County
    2. Copeland Borough Council
  7. Public participation (limited to five minutes per person, maximum of 20 minutes in total)
  8. Main business:
    1. Highway matters: parishioner email re dangerous parking on Holmrook Hill and Police reply
    2. LLWR / NWS
    3. Community communications
    4. Community Led Plan
      1. Applications for funding for Village Hall improvements ongoing
    5. Any other Parish matter
  9. Received communications placed before the meeting
    1. SpamGrant Funding Opportunities open to Town and Parish Councils
    2. CCC Highways press release re countywide resurfacing program – £319,000 for Copeland
    3. Environmental Agency meeting via Teams, 18th May 2022 5.30 pm
    4. BHS Volunteers sought to preserve and reinstate routes, Historical Research Volunteers
  10. Planning Applications
    1. Copeland Borough Council
    2. Lake District National Park Planning Board
  11. Cumbria Association of Local Councils
    1. CALC request for Parish Councillors email addresses for their updated email distribution list
    2. CALC online training on the Code of Conduct for Councillors (cost £15) in May and June 2022
    3. CALC has become an affiliate member of the Internal Auditor Forum
    4. CALC “Together with Refugees” Forum at 7 pm on 8th June via Teams
    5. CALC Questionnaire on Building Community Resilience for Town and Parish Councils (online)
    6. NALC Make A Change Campaign with Jackie Weaver
    7. NALC Sector Finance Survey 2022 due by 17th May 2022
    8. NALC Newsletter
    9. NALC Chief Executive’s Bulletin
    10. NALC Events:
      1. Fighting Climate Change – 25th May 2022, 12 noon
      2. How to review neighbourhood planning policies – 29th June 2022 at 12 noon
  • Giving Local Councils more of a say on housing – 27th July 2022 at 12 noon
  1. Receive reports from representatives
    1. GDF Community Partnership
    2. LLWR/NWS Liaison
    3. CALC Report
  2. Matters to be considered at the next Ordinary Meeting of the Parish Council
    1. See agenda
    2. Members are invited to submit items for discussion five days ahead of the next meeting
    3. The public may submit items for consideration no later than 48 hours before the next meeting



Date of next meeting:             Tuesday 14th June 2022



Karen Warmoth

Temporary Clerk

Drigg and Carleton Parish Council


4th May 2022