Minutes Extra ordinary Meeting 9th February 2016

Extra ordinary Meeting Minutes of Brampton Abbotts & Foy Group Parish Council

Tuesday 9 th February 2016 at 7.30pm at Brampton Abbotts Village Hall

Present; Chairman Cllr R Lewis, Cllr V Coker, Cllr I Pebody, Cllr J Sherahilo, Cllr D Teague Cllr Gething – Lewis

In attendance: Kath Greenow Parish Clerk, 1 parishioner and Michael Wellock and Louise Kirkham of Kirkwells Independent planning consultants

1. Apologies for absence


2. Neighbourhood Development Plan

2.1 To receive a presentation on Neighbourhood Development Plans from Independent Planning Consultants Kirkwells.

A presentation was given by Michael Wellock which outlined the process and benefits of undertaking a Neighbourhood plan and how they are different to community led plans.

Discussion took place with regard to a neighbourhood plan for Brampton Abbotts & Foy and Michael explained about the support package that they offered Parish Council NDP groups as well as the support they are able to give concerning putting the Neighbourhood plan together with the neighbourhood plan working group

2.2 To consider way forward with the Neighbourhood plan

It was RESOLVED that: The clerk contact Kirkwells and ask for a quote for taking forward a neighbourhood plan for Brampton Abbotts & Foy PC.

It was RESOLVED that: the clerk investigates the procedure for applying for a NDP grant and it was acknowledged that a new steering group needed to be set up