24 August 2020

Croft Parish Council

Agenda Parish Council Meeting Monday 24th August 2020

This Parish Council Meeting will be held by way of a Virtual Zoom meeting


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Topic: Croft Parish Council Meeting

Time: Aug 24, 2020 07:00 PM London


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1 Apologies for absence


2 To sign as correct the minutes from the last meeting held on The 6th July 2020


3 Declarations of Interest


4 Matters to Report

a) Reply sent to a resident enquiry concerning the Grass cutting payment made to the Church

b) Reply sent to a resident concerning the Church Bell Repairs

c) Awaiting a reply from East Lindsey District Council Planning re application for 106 Monies

d) Application made to LCC Highways concerning the siting of a bus shelter

e) The Clerk has contacted the New Caretaker

5 Correspondence received

a) Letter received from a resident concerning the use of the benefit monies, and the play equipment refurbishment


6 Informative matters from LCC & ELDC Councilors


7 Planning Applications

a) Responses Received


Section 73 application in relation to Condition no. 7, (Holiday Occupancy), as imposed on Planning Permission reference no. S/039/1345/14 for the

'Change of use of existing land to use for the siting of 10no. static caravans (total increase of 9no.), installation of 2no. bio treatment plants, change of use of agricultural land to amenity space, extension to the existing access track and provision of car parking'.

Old Chequers Inn, Croft Lane, Croft, Skegness, PE24 4PF




Section 73 application in relation to condition no.7 (occupancy condition) previously imposed on planning permission re. no. S/036/02359/15 for change of use of land for the siting of 13no. static caravans to provide an extension to the existing caravan site.

Old Chequers Inn, Croft Lane, Croft, Skegness, PE24 4PF




Planning Permission - Erection of a plant room which is attached to the recently approved holiday lets.

Toll Bar Farm, Croft Marsh, Croft, Skegness, PE24 4SR

Cllr Bowser declared an interest

No Objections

Full Permission Granted


Planning Permission - Erection of a triple garage with first floor store over and provision of gate pillars to a maximum height of 3.45m on the site of an existing car port and garage which are to be removed

Monson Farm, Church Lane, Croft, Skegness, PE24 4RS

Cllr Dowlman declared an interest

Cllr Dowlman declared an interest


Full Permission Granted

b) Submitted


Planning Permission - Change of use, conversion of and alterations to the existing workshop to provide a dwelling.

Workshop To The Rear Of, Ernsome Lodge, Croft Lane, Croft, PE24 4PA

Cllr Dennis abstained from voting



c) To Discussed between Meetings

S/039/00932/20 Planning Permission - Extension to existing dwelling to provide a garden office

Highcroft House, Croft Bank, Croft, Skegness, Lincs PE24 4AL

Cllr Dennis Abstained



Location Hollytree Farm, Croft Bank, Croft

Proposal For the retention of a recycling plant, installation of a 300 cubic metre emergency wastewater storage tank, formation of a screen bund, and culvert of a Lindsey Marsh drainage board-maintained drain.

Cllr Dennis abstained


d) To Discuss


Section 73 application in relation to condition no. 3 (holiday occupancy) as imposed on planning permission reference S/039/01821/19 which was for excavation of land to form a fishing lake with 22 no. fishing pegs, (which is presently on site). Change of use of land to form an extension to existing touring caravan site for the siting of 47 no. static caravans with vehicular parking, a gas storage compound with surrounding fencing to a maximum height of 1.8 metres, lighting bollards and construction of internal access roads and vehicular parking area.

Rivulet Leisure Park, Low Road, Croft, Skegness


Section 73 application in relation to condition no. 8 (occupancy condition) previously imposed on planning permission ref. no. S/020/1768/17 for the 'Change of use of part of the existing touring caravan site to provide 15no. static caravans with sheds and decking, erection of a shed to be used for the hire of bicycles, provision of carparking, landscaping and a replacement biotech unit'

Caravan Site At Virley House, High Lane, Croft, (Within Bratoft Parish Council), Skegness, PE24 4SJ


Planning Permission - Change of use of existing agricultural land and erection of a workshop in connection with Motorsport business

Willow Dene, Church Lane, Croft, Skegness, PE24 4RU


8 Finance

a) Bills to Pay

Salary July/Aug £555.60

Ladybug £135.00 & £215.00 (includes Village Hall Clean

Poppy Appeal £25

ICO Direct Debit £35.00

b) Account Balances

Treasurer account £ 9651.57

Instant Account £71336.59

Petty Cash £11.08

c) The Pension Regulator

The redeclaration has been submitted


9 Village Hall

a) Report – Cllr Mr Vokes


10) Parish Council Website –The Clerk – To Discuss

LCC will be withdrawing the Website in December. The Clerk has attended a course for the new site


11) Charity Report – Cllr Mrs. Coxall - sent to Councilors before the meeting


12) Agenda Items for the next meeting


13) Next Meeting 5th September 2020