Agenda – 1 March 2022

Notice is hereby given that Richards Castle (Shropshire) Parish Council will hold a meeting at 7.30pm on Tuesday 1 March 2022 at the village hall


1. Apologies for absence

2. Declarations of Interest and Written Requests for Dispensation
Declaration of any disclosable pecuniary interest in a matter to be discussed at the meeting whether or not it is included in the register of interests. Members are reminded that they are required to leave the room during discussing and voting on matters in which they have a disclosable pecuniary interest whether or not the interest is entered into the register of members’ interests maintained by the Monitoring Officer

3. Minutes of the previous meeting – 25 January 2022

4. Ward Councillor Report

5. To invite views and discussion from members of the public

6. Biodigester – Update and consider way forward

7. Planning
22/00401/FUL Hope Cottage, Batchcott, Richards Castle, SY8 4EB – Erection of two storey double garage with workshop/store.

Update on planning decisions by Shropshire Council

8. Report from Councillors who have attended meetings of other Organisations on behalf of the Parish Council

9. Financial Items
a) To consider payments
Clerk, wages January-March 2022
HMRC, PAYE to 5 March 2022 – £105.20

10. The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee – Consider proposal to participate in The Queen’s Green Canopy by planting trees for the Jubilee, report on planning meeting of volunteers, planning for the beacon event on Hanway Common and other possible events, consider budget and way forward.

11. Highway Items/ Amenity Items/ Footpath Items
a) Woofferton Station Road footpaths
b) Review environmental maintenance programme of work and agree next steps
c) To report Highway / Amenity and Footpath items

12. Proposal to request greater weight is given to sustainability by the planning authority

13. Request to support Ludlow in Bloom

14. Matters raised for next meeting (no discussion)

15. Close meeting and date of next meeting

Clerk, Richards Castle (Shrop) Parish Council
24 February 2022