Parish Council

Parish of Hempstead

I HEREBY GIVE YOU NOTICE that a Meeting of HEMPSTEAD PARISH COUNCIL will be held at Hempstead Village Hall, High Street, CB10 2PD on Thursday 4th August 2022 at 8pm.

Members of the press and public are welcome to attend. Please email Rebecca Cox, the Clerk, parishclerkhempstead@gmail.com if you would like to join.

  • 22/045 Apologies for absence

  • 22/046 Public Forum members of the public are welcome to speak in regard to items on the agenda and other matters of mutual interest. The maximum time allowed for this item is 15 minutes, but may be extended at the discretion of the Chair.

  • 22/047 Declarations of Interest Councillors to declare any Disclosable Pecuniary Interest, other Pecuniary Interest or non-Pecuniary Interest relating to items on the agenda.

  • 22/048 Reports from District and/or County Councillors

  • 22/049 Minutes of Previous Meeting held on Thursday 23rd June to be approved.

  • 22/050 Finance
       Item 1 – to receive financial update from the Clerk.
       Item 2 – approval of Parish Council’s insurance renewal.
       Item 3 – approval of invoices presented.

  • 22/051 Planning to review and comment on new planning applications and to note any decisions as at 29/07/22.
       Blagden House: UTT/22/1909/FUL. Erection of stables and change of use if land for horse exercise area.
       Keepers Cottage Farm: UTT/22/1777/FUL. Demolition of outbuilding and barn with Class Q consent and replacement with 1 no. dwelling.
       Lakehouse Farm: UTT/22/1588/FUL. Amended scheme to previously approved application for conversion of barn to 1 no. three bedroom dwelling.
       Iswas Cottage: UTT/22/0827/HHF. AWAITING DECISION
       Fairview Bungalow: UTT/22/1665/NMA. REFUSED
       Clays: UTT/1149/HHF. APPROVED
       Stack Field House: UTT/22/1411/DFO. APPROVED
       Bulls Bridge Farm: UTT/22/1119/FUL. APPROVED

  • 22/052 Correspondance

  • 22/053 Elections in May 2023

  • 22/054 Defibrillator and Volunteer Emergency Telephone System (VETS) discuss and approve the setting up of VETS for a one year trial period.

  • 22/055 Reports from Councillors
       Policing/Neighbourhood Watch
       Health and Wellbeing
       Highways and Rights of Way County Broadband pavement reinstatement. Footpath cutting. Kerb cleaning.
       Environment Tree survey and discussion on land/trees for which the Parish Council is responsible. Refurbishment of water fountain. Dog waste bins.Tree work, including a decision required on how wood from the felled horse chestnut can be allocated. Refurbishment of water fountain. Telephone kiosk refurbishment. Dog waste bins. Village clean up in October.
       Village Hall

  • 22/056 Matters Arising requiring decisions, to be included on the next Agenda

  • 22/057 Future Meetings Dates 15th September. Decision to be taken for October meeting.

Signed Rebecca Cox, Clerk and RFO to Hempstead Parish Council, dated 29th July

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