Drigg & Carleton Parish Council – Agenda – June 2024

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Drigg & Carleton Parish Council


Tuesday 11th June 2024

To be held in Drigg Village Hall at 6.30 pm


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

Public participation 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 14th May 2024; resolution to approve and signature by the Chair
  2. Apologies for absence

  3. Declaration of interests regarding any items on this agenda

  4. Co-option

  5. Financial matters
    1. Financial Report
      1. Balance of account
    2. Any outstanding payments
      1. CALC: invoice for £20 for HMRC PAYE training for the Clerk
  1. Actions and matters arising
    1. Action 3/3: AP to report back from NWS about beach benches after the next Liaison meeting
    2. Action 5/1: CG to review the quote for the shutters
  • Action 5/2: Clerk to speak to SK about paving slabs for the bench on Shore Road
  1. Action 5/3: AP/Clerk to research whether Drigg Packhorse bridge is a Scheduled Monument
  2. Action 5/4: AP to ask National Park Ranger to check the broken gate at Drigg Holme
  3. Action 5/5: AP to arrange for the Jubilee/Millennium Oak stone to be moved around
  • Action 5/6: Clerk to email NWS to ask for all minutes to be sent to the Clerk
  • Action 5/7: Clerk to compile a list of standing agenda items for the Liaison meetings
  1. Cumberland Council
    1. Council Report
    2. Highways
  1. Public participation (limited to five minutes per person, maximum of 20 minutes in total)
  2. Main business
    1. APM speaker: donation to a local charity on behalf of the APM speaker
      1. Ravenglass Railway Museum
    2. Defibrillator training: as requested at the APM by a parishioner
    3. Lamp-posts: non-working lamp-posts raised at the APM
    4. Unauthorised use of Drigg & Carleton Parish Council logo
    5. Overnight parking at the beach
    6. Shutters: update
    7. Hall Loft project: update
      1. Skip hire: approval to fund skip hire to clear out unwanted material from the loft
      2. Possibility of forming a Working Group to move this project forward?
    8. Any other Parish matters
  1. Received communications placed before the meeting
    1. NetWise / Cabinet Office initiative: funding of £100 + VAT for a .uk domain name for emails and website. Not mandated but recommended that is used for PC business
    2. Electrical Safety First: Bill going through Parliament to impose safety standards on lithium batteries used for e-bikes and e-scooters. Email re supporting this campaign
    3. Morgan Offshore Wind Project: Generation Assets. PINS Reference EN010136: development consent has been accepted. Planning Inspectorate invites stakeholders to make a relevant representation to be kept uptodate with progress on this project
  1. Planning applications
    1. Lake District National Park Authority
      1. T/2024/0087: Carleton Hall, Carleton, Holmrook, CA19 1YX. Fell 1x Oak tree and 2x Ash trees. Response required by 12th June 2024
    2. Cumberland Council:
      1. Ref. 4/24/2152/OF1 – Retrospective erection of a building to house cattle: Hill Farm, Holmrook. Response required by 12th June 2024
    3. Cumberland Council: Minerals and Waste Planning Team
      1. Ref. 4/24/9002: Reconsultation – siting of 26 portable buildings for office, laboratory and welfare purposes for a temporary period of 5 years. Creation of contractor’s vehicle and siting of four electric vehicle charging points. Drigg Low Level Waste Disposal Site. Response required by 12th June 2024

    4. Cumbria Association of Local Councils
      1. Training
        1. Chair’s role
        2. New councillors
        3. HMRC PAYE: Clerk’s training on PAYE on 10th June 2024
      2.  Report
  1. Receive reports from representatives
    1. GDF Mid Copeland Community Partnership: no meetings during the election campaign
    2. GDF South Copeland Community Partnership: no meetings during the election campaign
    3. LLWR/NWS Liaison

  2. Matters to be considered at the next Ordinary Meeting of the Parish Council
  3. Date of next meeting
    1. PC Ordinary meeting: 9th July 2024 at 6.30 pm in Drigg Village Hall


Karen Warmoth

Parish Clerk

Drigg & Carleton Parish Council
5th June 2024