High Littleton Parish Council           

                                                                                                                  Clerk: Ms P Young

                                                                                                                  PO Box 4230, Radstock, BA3 5WR


You are summoned to attend a meeting of the Parish Council at 7.00pm on Tuesday 14th March 2017 at the Church Hall, Church Hill, High Littleton.


Opportunity for the members of the public to speak


Minutes of the Parish Meeting held on the 8th February 2017

Declarations of Discloseable Pecuniary Interests and Request for Dispensations

Development Control, Forestry Works and Footpath Diversions

16/03808/FUL Erection of 4no. dwellings following demolition of existing dwelling, garage and outbuildings. White Chimneys, Paulton Road, Hallatrow

16/03914/FUL  Demolition of existing building and erection of 6no dwellings and associated works. The Yard, High Street, High Littleton  

16/04535/FUL  Erection of a dwelling following demolition of the outbuilding. 33 Parklands, High Littleton

16/06139/CLEU  Subdivision of main dwelling into 2 no. dwellings (Certificate of Lawfulness of existing Use). The Croft, Bristol Road, Farrington Gurney

17/00103/FUL  Erection of double garage following demolition of existing single garage. Church Cottage, Church Hill, High Littleton

17/00263/FUL  Erection of a two storey side extension. 9 Rotcombe Lane, High Littleton

17/00287/FUL  Erection of a side and rear extension, conversion of loft space, modification of front elevation and new materials to walls and roof. Mentone, Timsbury Road, High Littleton

17/00449/FUL Erection of a single storey rear extension, new external decking, installation of oil tank in front garden, alterations to existing garage and associated works. 18 Parklands, High Littleton

New Planning Applications

Revised - 16/06152/FUL  Erection of two storey side extension. Mai-See View Scumbrum Lane, High Littleton

Other Planning matters

Agenda Items

1. Parish Plan – Highways & Environment

  • New roundabout and associated work at Paulton Road and A39 junction, following feasibility study to Paulton and surrounding area in connection with the Polestar Development, including Village Gate, Paulton Road
  • Enhancement of area between New Road and Scumbrum Lane 
  • Hallatrow Hill footway – Phase 2 (Road Speeds on A39 particularly by Langfords Lane and Highbury Road in Hallatrow)
  • Zebra Crossing High Street  

2.  Highway related matters

3.  Bus Stops / Bus Shelters/ Bus Services

  • The reduction in the bus service and the impact on parishioners

4. Youth Service Matters

5. B&NES Placemaking Plans – New Local Plan

6. Footpath Matters

  • Footpath Sign off Greyfield Road leading to Greyfield Wood needs replacing
  • Footpath CL 6/40 Vehicles travelling fast along newly tarmacked track to Greyfield Woods
  • Footpath CL 11/24 Motorcycles riding along footpath by passing through keyhole stile

7. Methodist Church – Update Review

  • Grant Application

8. Neighbourhood Plans/Parish Plans

  • A suggestion for a Village “parkie” for the Parish

9. New website search for Parish Council

10. Defibrillator

11. Parishioners question of the status of the Community Speed Watch

12. ALCA – Councillors training

13. Councillor Vacancy

14. Review Internal Auditor

Reports from Representatives


Recreation Ground

Police and Neighbourhood Watch                    

School Governors

Grass and Cemetery  

Parish Magazine “News and Views”  

Greyfield Wood  

  • Litter bin request for edge of Greyfield wood and re-siting bin at Gas box Greyfield Road

Street Cleansing Update 

Parish Liaison Meeting

Items of interest from District Councillor:

Correspondence for Action:


  • Receipt of £1387.50. The High Littleton Parish Council share of the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) generated by the development at Timsbury Road. Ref:- 16/00566/FUL.
  • Grants for financial year just ending

For Payment: 

Clerk’s February 2017 pay and expenses; Post Office Ltd – February 2017 Tax and National Insurance; E.ON Electric – February; Somer 2000 – dressing 2 x Christmas trees; B&NES – forwarding Curo contribution for High Street bus shelter; P Young – Stationery and gift for donation to ex-councillor; B&NES – rent for Hallatrow Allotments; Trenjory Designs – Editing News and Views; Fosseway Press – Printing News and Views; Recreation Ground – 33% towards Rec Ground Maintenance; M Stevens – Grass cutting Rec;

Matters Chairman considers Urgent

Items for Next Meeting 

Annual Risk Review

Exchange of Parish Council Data back up on Cruzer Blade Exchange

Date of Next Meeting                

Tuesday 11th April 2017


Chairman                                                                                                                             Clerk






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