Agenda – 9th February 2015

Blean Parish Council

Clerk: Mrs Denise Horswell

Parish Council Office, 4 School Lane, Blean, Canterbury, Kent CT2 9JA

Tel: 01227-470200



I hereby give you notice that the Meeting of the Parish Council of the above named will be held at the Village Hall, School Lane, Blean, on Monday 9th February 2015 at 7.30pm.


All members of the Council are hereby summoned to attend for the purpose of considering and resolving upon the business to be transacted at the Meeting as set out hereunder.

Dated this 3rd February 2015

Denise Horswell (Clerk to Blean Parish Council)



1.         Apologies for absence

2.         Declarations of Interest and DPI in Matters to be discussed

3          Resignation & Recognition of Cllr. King

            3.1 Introduction of Mr Rufus Howard

4.         Matters raised by the Public

5.         Reports from Ward and County Councillors
6.         Approval of the minutes from the meeting held on 8th December 2014  

7.         Reports and Updates (Reports circulated to Cllrs prior to meeting)

7.1       Questions re: N.H.W. Report

7.2       Questions re: Village Hall Report

7.3       Questions re: Chairman’s update

8.         Matters for discussion and approval:

            8.1       Public Footpaths & Rights of Way

8.2       Siting of Defibrillator

8.3       Leggett Charity – Finalisation of distribution of funds

8.4       Approve Insurance for 2015/2016 – £1609.70 an increase of £212.87 to take in the insurance for the Defibrillator and heated cabinet

8.5       Extension of the Wittersham Pilot Scheme into East Kent – update

8.6       Wi-Fi access in Hall update – update

8.7       Siting and purchase of Youth Shelter

8.8       Hustings

8.9       Update of Parish Plan

8.10     Rural Enforcement Trial

9.         Councillors’ Reports

10.       Accounts and Cheques to be approved and signed

            10.1 Precept and Grant calculations 2015/2016 – £14,497.49 + 797.51 = £15,295.00

11.       Planning Applications (as previously circulated)

            11.1     Planning Application Decisions

            11.2     Work to Trees in a Conservation Area


12.       Date of next meeting – 9th March 2015


13.       Any Other Business for consideration at next meeting.

All members of the public welcome to attend.