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Amended Agenda 4th Feb 2019


The Parish Council Office, The Old Turnpike, Bunwell, Norwich, NR16 1SN


Chairman : R Smith,

Tel : 01953 788300

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Clerk : Mrs Margaret Ridgwell

Tel : 01603 304646

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To all members of the Public:

You are invited to attend a meeting of Bunwell Parish Council at The Village Hall, Bunwell on Monday 4th February 2019 at 7.30pm.  The press are welcome to attend. 


1.              To consider accepting apologies for absence

2.              To record declarations of interest from Council members in any item to be discussed

3.              To approve the minutes of the Council Meeting held on 7th January 2018

4.              To discuss matters arising from the minutes

4.1.        Update on adoption of Greenways footpath from Saffron Housing

4.2.        Update on planned building of affordable housing by Saffron Housing

4.3.        Update on fitting of defibrillators including registration and future maintenance

4.4.        Update on purchase of VAS machine

5.              Residents’ questions – fifteen minutes to hear from members of the public

6.              To receive the District and County Councillor’s Reports

7.              To discuss and agree the protocol for employing local contractors to carry out minor works:

7.1.        Re-siting of noticeboard on Low Common

7.2.        Cleaning of Play equipment

8.              To receive the Clerk’s report

8.1.        Review Schedule of Actions Feb 2019

9.              To receive and discuss correspondence

9.1.        Email correspondence of importance already forwarded to councillors for consideration

9.2.        Request for donation from Norfolk Ambulance Rescue Service

10.          To receive the Tree Warden’s Report

11.          To receive the Footpath Warden’s Report

12.          To receive an update on Play equipment condition

13.          To receive an update from Councillors on any meetings attended

14.          Highway Matters

15.          To Approve Training for Clerk and Councillors:

15.1.    Information on procedure for candidates for local elections in May

16.          Finance

16.1.    Approve Payments

16.2.    Cashbook Balance

16.3.    Review Reserves

16.4.    Agree appointment of Anne Barnes as Internal Auditor for 2018/19 accounts

17.          Planning Applications

To discuss and vote on any new planning applications

Applicant: Mr Stuart Cruickshank
Location: Wartsden The Turnpike Bunwell Norfolk NR16 1SW
Proposal: Erection of 2 storey side extension, single storey rear extension and first floor rear extension

Applicant: Mr & Mrs R Overall
Location: Saltram Lodge Wymondham Road Bunwell Norfolk NR16 1NB
Proposal: Conversion of existing outbuilding to form annexe with extension to provide vehicle storage.

18.          To receive matters of importance from Councillors

19.          To receive Agenda items for the next meeting

20.          To agree date and time of next meeting - scheduled for 4th March 2019 at 7.30pm

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