Bramham Parish Council – Neighbourhood Plan Steering Committee
Minutes of Meeting – Thursday 3 September 2015
|PRESENT: John Lynch (Chair), Neil Ferres, Val Whitbread, Paul Marshall, Linda Richards, John Whitbread, John Tritschler, Stuart Moore
1. Apologies: Dean Burdall.
2. Notes of previous meeting.
3. Secretary role – Val asked if anyone else would be prepared to take on the role of secretary. No-one volunteered. John W suggested rotating minute taking.
4. Neighbourhood Plan
AP – It was agreed that Neil would set up a facebook page.
AP – John L to supply dates of future meetings to John Hall and invite him – to discuss NP progress.
5. Almshouse Hill site
Battlefield Trust: Neil is in contact with the Battlefield Trust group. The Battle of Bramham Moor is currently clashed as a ‘skirmish’, but further evidence could result in it being re-graded as a battle and entitled to further protection.
CPRE: CPRE visited the Headley site. They agreed that the method of providing the necessary infrastructure is not there, and thought that the development would not therefore not be feasible.
It was agreed that we need to highlight the current situation with residents. Publicise the series of exhibitions that are planned (22 Sept Civic Hall, 19 October Wetherby, 23 October Garforth).
AP: John L to produce a communication – can be used in Parish Magazine, on posters, in shop, village hall, facebook. Key message to be decided once we have seen the exhibition.
Stuart suggested contacting other stakeholders – eg other PCs / Tadcaster , and also the media to try to publicise the situation.
7. Solar Farm
Next Meeting: Thursday 1 October 2015