Bramham Parish Council – Neighbourhood Plan Steering Committee

Minutes of Meeting - Thursday 22 January 2015

    PRESENT: John Lynch (Chair), Neil Ferres, Val Whitbread, Dean Burdall, Paul Marshall,

    John Whitbread, Stuart Moore, John Tritchler

    APOLOGIES: Nick Lane Fox

    1. Apologies: Nick Lane Fox

    2. Notes of previous meeting:

    Notes accepted as accurate.

    3. Site allocations update: At the LCC meeting the Headley site had been referred back to

    officers for further consideration. The outcome will be known 12 Feb.

    4. Barwick & Scholes liaison:

    John L had attended the NP consultation meeting and obtained samples of their NP


    John L reported that B&S were not as supportive of Headley as had been thought, but

    Dean pointed out that their PC minutes show support.

    5. Headley – case against:

    It was agreed that the group needs to be collectively comfortable with any case made and

    that tasks should be assigned within categories as follows:

    Strategic issues – John L

    Site specific issues – Neil (historic buildings) & Stuart (agriculture)

    Local community impact – Dean to look at schools

    Then all would need to consider a critical appraisal.

    6. Headley campaign issues:

    It was agreed to defer further discussion on consultation & engagement with residents until

    the next meeting when the outcome of LCC’s further consideration of Headley is known.

    7. PC references: The group will report regularly to the Parish Council and attend as


    8. AOB

    Proposed solar energy farm – several members are likely to attend the consultation.

    NP equipment/displays – Neil offered to remove the equipment from the Village Hall to

    the Red Lion.

    Next Meeting: Thursday 19 February, 2015 venue tbc

If you want to know more or feed in any views please talk to any member of the committee.

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