Tuesday 22nd October 2019 in the Council Chamber at Hebden Bridge Town hall




101      Members Present and Apologies for Absence.                      

102      Members Interests-to remind members of the need to declare any interests

            they might have in relation to items on this agenda.

103      Resolution to re-order the Agenda.

104      Public Discussion Time.

105     Approval of the Minutes of the Meeting of the Council held on 24th September 2019               

106     Matters arising from the above Minutes.


107     Local Plans

a)   Calderdale Council Local Plan - Report from Cllr Kimber

            b)   Neighbourhood Plan - Report from Cllr Kimber


108     Clerk’s Report:


109     Financial Matters:

           1)    Items for payment:

            a)    Salaries                                                                £404.70

            b)    HMRC                                                                 £101.20

           c)    Allowance and reimbursement:

       - computer allowance                                          £20.00                                    

                   - 2 x reams of copy paper                                   £09.98


d)    PKF Littlejohn LLP                                                £48.00

e)    Calderdale Council                                               £1093.92


          2)   Grants:

          a)   Old Peoples Welfare Committee:  Request for £250 – local history project.    


                 3)   Other Items:

                 a)   National Savings and Investments change of signatories and contact details.


110     Correspondence:                                                                    

a)    HB & District Royal British Legion:           Remembrance Sunday 2019:

(wreaths and cross)

b)    YLCA:                                                      Branch meeting date Autumn 2019.

c)    Residents correspondence:                      Co-option of Councillors.

d)    Friends of the Earth:                                 Tackling Climate Change.

e)    HB & Dist. Old Peoples Welfare Com:     Thank you and request.


111      Planning:

1)    New Applications:


None received at time of agenda publication.


2)    Decisions made by Calderdale MBC:


a)    17/00253/FUL- Construction of extension to houseplant-Near Shawcroft Farm,

                      Akroyd Lane, Pecket Well, Hebden Bridge, HX7 8TE. PENDING


b)    15/01606/NMA Non-material amendment to application 15/01606/CON Introduction of new/obscured windows to rear of building, alterations to the form of the previous extension-Old Town Chapel, Walker Lane PENDING


c)    17/00683/LBC-Renovation and conversion of farm building to create six dwellings. Old Town Farm, Old Town Mill Lane, Old Town HX7 8SW. PENDING


            4)   Other Items:

                                   None received.


                             To consider:


                112       Road and Footpath Matters:

a)    Pecket Well Neighbourhood Watch letter – highways issues update and quotes.

b)    Tree inspections update

c)    Pecket Well footpath between Ackroyd Lane and Keighley Road – surface and benches.

d)    Road Traffic Regulation - Midgehole Road.


113      Allotments and Garages:

            a) Non-maintained plot at Pecket Bar.                                         


114     Playgrounds:

a)    To agree weekly Inspection regime.

b)    To set up a Play Area development sub-committee.

c)    Goalposts update.


                115       Wadsworth Community website improvements update.


                 116      Co-option of Councillors.   


                 117      Date of next meeting & apologies in advance.

                             26th November 2019  


Meetings are open to the public unless Members agree to exclude the public for any items of confidential business.


Date of issue 16.10.2019