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A G E N D A for the Meeting of Creech St Michael Parish Council (CSM PC)

to be held in the Village Main Hall on Tuesday 8th June 2021 at 7:00pm

(The Public and Press are entitled to ask questions ahead of the meeting. Please see note at the bottom of this agenda*).

Chair’s welcome

To receive any apologies for absence and approve reasons given

Declarations of Interests not already recorded

Appointment of members to council/committees

1. To consider co-option to Parish Council

2. Second Vacancy. A notice has been posted that unless ten electors for the Parish give notice in writing by 4pm on 25th June 2021 to the Returning Officer, West Somerset House, Killick Way, Williton TA4 4QA, requesting that an election be held, the Parish Council will, at a Meeting to be held no sooner than Monday 5th July 2021 at 7pm fill the vacancy by the co-option of a new Councillor. Anyone interested in becoming a PCllr should speak to the Clerk soonest.

To receive County and District Councillors’ Reports

Minutes – to approve the Minutes of the meeting held on 10 May 2021

Matters arising from the Minutes of the meeting held on 10 May 2021


1. Planning applications. To consider the following applications and to make observations.






Variation of Condition No. 01 (approved plans) of application 14/19/0023 at Lapthorne, Adsborough. [Minor change in footprint, fenestration and door positioning, plus materials of construction and finishes].



16 Tristram Drive, Creech St Michael, Erection of a single storey extension to the side

3. Monkton Heathfield Urban Extension 2 Panel– update

1. Routine Payments
Since the May Mtg (schedule circulated); The New and Old Clerks, Caretakers and Parish Lengthsmans Wages and HMRC payments
Clerks May/Pt June Exps £113.33

Lloyds Bank (Bank Charges 10 4 21 to 9 5 21) £7.00

Utilitia (Pavilion Gas 28 3 21-30 4 21) £3.90

EDF (Pavilion Electricity) £46.00

EDF (Rec Park Garage Electricity) £34.00

B Howe (Int Audit Fees 20/21) £328.00

2. Payments to be authorised 

Microsoft 365 subscription [up to] £79.99 a year

3. Invoices paid under emergency arrangements - none

3. Monies received and banked since the last meeting
SW Lottery (Proceeds May) £10.00,

S Altria (Refund of Petty Cash Imprest) £100.00.

4. Internal Audit

5. Electricity supply to the Former Engine shed, Rec Park- renewed

Local Community Networks – Local Government Re-Organisation in Somerset: Options for CSM PC.

Canal Panel
1. Anti-social behaviour in car park.

2. Update Rights of Way- re-gate

Recreation Park Panel – update
1. Committee members

2. Manhole covers
3. Signs
4. Update on vendors
5. Locking/Unlocking

6. Additional benches

Highways - update

Footpaths - update

Website - update

Correspondence - To consider any correspondence received that Cllrs wish to raise.

New Matters to be carried forward

Personnel Sub-committee - update (Council may exclude Public and Press for this item)

Ros Moreton, Clerk to CSM Parish Council

Email clerk@creechstmichael.net

The next Creech St Michael (CSM) Parish Council meetings are on:

Monday 5 July at 7pm in the CSM Village Chown Hall

Monday 6 August at 7pm in the CSM Village Chown Hall

*As the Covid rollback rules still apply, the meeting whilst open to the public may have to be limited depending on demand if a large number wish to attend. Alternatively, an issue can be raised at the PC by emailing the Clerk before Friday 4th June, 5pm and the Clerk will then put the question to the Parish Council at the meeting and feedback any response. A further option is to appoint a representative where a number of residents wish to raise the same point.

Public Notes: Please note that meetings may be recorded by CSM. You should be aware that the Council is a Data Controller under the Data Protection Act 2018. Data collected during the recording will be retained in accordance with the Council’s policy. Therefore, unless you are advised otherwise, by attending the Council Mtg and/or speaking during Public Question Time you are consenting to being recorded and to the possible use of the sound recording for access via the website or for training purposes. If you have any queries regarding this, please contact the Clerk.