Minutes of the Yealand Conyers Annual Parish Council Meeting
held on 4th May 2005 in the Quaker old School, Yealand Conyers.
Rothwell, Calnan and Hoskinson, Clerk, D.Hancock plus one member of the public,
Annual Parish Meeting.
preceded the Annual Parish Council meeting.
were received form Cllrs Mercer and Jackson and Cllr S.Fishwick.
Election of Chairman and Officers.
agreed to stand for Chairman .He was proposed by Cllr Calnan and seconded by
Cllr Hoskinson. The other Councillors agreed to remain in post.
Minutes of the Meeting held on the 2nd March 2005
corrected and signed by the Chairman Cllr Rothwell
Cllr Calnan reported that Emma has removed rubbish from Dykes Lane and Roseacre
Lane. She will be asked to clean the Yealand Conyers road signs. Cllr Calnan
suggested that a planter could be sited at the pump. She would take
responsibility for watering the plants.
Emma will be
retained for the next year. John Holmes has expressed an interest in doing the
Lengthsman work in Yealand Conyers.
LCC Traffic- Snape Lane
Mr Holt, the
Senior Traffic Engineer had written to say that the ‘Unsuitable for Heavy Goods
Vehicles’ signs are advisory signs for HGVs not vans. The Clerk had been asked
to confirm that the two main offenders are HGVs and to provide addresses if
possible. The Clerk agreed to enquire what the criteria are for a vehicle to be
classed as a HGV. She would also update Mr Wood on the situation.
Mr Holt has agreed to carryout a
survey of the vehicle speeds close to the access to Yealand House. This will be
carried out over a period of a week and will help determine if any further
action or amendments to the lining and signing would be appropriate.
The Clerk presented the Accounts
Mr Heaton had completed the Internal
audit. He had asked that the Assets are recorded in the ledger.
The Council approved the Statement of
A cheque was approved for £210 salary
and expenses for the Clerk
A cheque was approved for £39.71
A cheque was approved for £100
AONB donation 2005-2006
The Clerk has not yet changed the
Deposit Account, as she required some extra signatures.
Cllr Calnan and the Clerk had attended
the joint Village meetings. It had been agreed that the Village newsletter was
the best way of publicising local events .The Clerk had agreed to send details
of the AONB work parties. It is hoped that use of the Village Hall will expand
especially after refurbishment.
Cllr Rothwell had attended the
Lancashire Area Road Safety Committee. Lancashire follows the National
Guidelines re Speed Limits in Populated areas and population density has a
bearing on where these signs are placed. Trials are being undertaken on speed
limits of 20mph outside schools.
Dates of the
Thursday 7th July, Wednesday 14th
September, 2nd November, 4th January 2006,
1st March 2006