MINUTES OF THE CROFT PARISH COUNCIL MEETING HELD
ON MONDAY 5th JULY 2021
Councillors Cllr Mr N Dowlman (Chairman)
Cllr Vokes, Cllr Moore
Cllr Dennis, Cllr Peacock
Cllr Bowser, Cllr Mrs Coxall
In Attendance Mrs C Newton (Clerk)
Public Participation session
There were no Public Present
PCSO Nigel Miller advised the Council that there had been a change of staff in the area, and handed out new posters for the noticeboard
1 Apologies for absence
2 Declarations of Interest
3 To sign as correct the minutes from the last meeting held on
It was unanimously agreed that the minutes should be signed
4 Matters to Report
a) Letter sent to allotment agent advising of the action now required
Clerk will check the timing.
5 Correspondence received
a) LCC – Letter advising of application by Rivulet Leisure for a Tourist Attraction & facility signing.
6 Informative matters from LCC & ELDC Councilors
LCC Not present
ELDC – Cllr Dennis updated the Council on various East Lindsey matters
7 Planning Applications
S/039/00687/21 | Planning Permission - Erection of 2no. pairs of semi-detached houses. | CROFT MILL COURT, CROFT LANE, CROFT
Planning Permission - Change of use of land for the siting of 33 no. static caravans with decking and sheds. Excavation of land to form a wildlife pond, siting of a gas compound with fencing, construction of vehicular access and internal roads
CROFT BANK CARAVAN SITE, CROFT BANK, CROFT, SKEGNESS, LINCOLNSHIRE, PE24 4RE
SUPPORT WITH COMMENTS
Planning Permission - Extension to existing dwelling to provide a dining room, utility, w.c. and conservatory
3 CHURCH LANE, CROFT, SKEGNESS, PE24 4RS
SUPPORT 6 ABSTAIN 1
Planning Permission - Erection of a detached garage/store and construction of a vehicular access.
SANCTUARY, CROFT LANE, CROFT, SKEGNESS, LINCOLNSHIRE, PE24 4PF
Planning Permission - Change of use of land for the siting of 5 no. caravans and the construction of an internal roadway to connect to the existing caravan site.
OLD CHEQUERS INN SUNNYBROOK CARAVAN PARK, CROFT LANE, CROFT, SKEGNESS, PE24 4PF
a) Bills to Pay
Salaries May £444.18
Inland Revenue £ 213.00
It was unanimously agreed that these bills should be paid
b) Account Balances
Treasurer account £17164.90
Instant Account £ 76798.76
Petty Cash £14.60
9 Village Hall
a) Report – Cllr Vokes
Cllr Vokes reported that the kitchen units should be fitted next week, and that the extra crockery would be examined.
The alarm service is due in August, and the box may need replacing.
The WI bench has been removed as it is beyond repair.
There has been a coffee morning held in the Hall recently, and some of the Village Hall equipment was recently used at a funeral.
JE Spencer now has the materials to begin the work on the field.
Cllr Vokes also advised that the village hall treasurer has now made arrangement to create a contingency fund for future repairs.
10 Playing Field equipment update – Cllr Mrs. Coxall & Cllr Vokes
The funding application of £47272.79 net to the lottery was not accepted.
It was proposed by Cllr Mrs. Coxall seconded by Cllr Dennis and unanimously agreed that the Parish Council should go ahead with the play area using the Benefit Funds.
11 To confirm the Charity appointments, and set up meeting dates – Cllr Mrs. Coxall
It was agreed that the Charity Trustees should meet once a quarter, the meeting would be held after the Parish Council meetings, the first one would be held after the Parish Council meeting in September.
12 Next Meeting date 6th September