YOU ARE SUMMONED TO ATTEND THE STOKE POGES PARISH COUNCIL MEETING TO BE HELD ON MONDAY 14 FEBRUARY 2022 AT 7.30 P.M. IN LIONEL RIGBY ROOM AT THE VILLAGE CENTRE, ROGERS LANE, STOKE POGES, SL2 4LP
We have a duty of care to our members. Please DO NOT attend if you or anyone in your household has had COVID-19 symptoms in the last 7 days. The main symptoms of COVID are – • A high temperature – this means you feel hot to the touch on your chest or back (you do not need to measure your temperature) • A new, continuous cough – this means coughing a lot for more than an hour, or 3 or more coughing episodes in 24 hours. • A loss of change to your sense of smell or taste – this means you have noticed you cannot smell or taste anything, or things smell or taste different to normal. This meeting follows Covid-secure rules. All participants will be requested to use hand sanitizer when entering and leaving the building and to wear a mask, doors and windows will be open and masks optional once seated. Please consider whether it is necessary to attend in person.
Clerk to the Council
9 February 2022
To deal with the following business: –
183/PC/22 – Public Session Time (7.30 pm-7.45 pm)
The meeting is open to the public and press and fifteen minutes will be reserved, if required, for public comment. As per instructions in summons above.
184/PC/22 – Apologies for Absence
185/PC/22 – Declarations of interest
Members to declare any personal interest in any item of business as defined in the Code of Conduct 2012. If that interest is a disclosable pecuniary interest as defined in the Code; the member should withdraw from the meeting for that item.
186/PC/22 – Minutes
To approve the minutes of the Council meeting held on 10 January 2022 (previously circulated).
187/PC/22 – Beeches Community Board
Update from Cllr Egleton /Cllr Pritchard
Update on requests made:-
Works on Rogers Lane
Static 30mph sign on Gerrards Cross Road
Footpath barrier from Recreation Ground to Aldridge Place
New Play Equipment – Work in progress.
188/PC/22 – Buckinghamshire Council Report
189/PC/22 – Chairman’s Update from last meeting.
190/PC/22 – Neighbourhood Plan
Update on Neighbourhood Plan and meetings held with working party.
191/PC/22 – Email Addresses
192/PC/22 – Land Registry
Quote received from solicitor who says it will be a big job and to budget for £750 per site. To agree whether or not to proceed.
193/PC/22 – Reception 2022
To note invitation list has been updated and to agree whether or not to go ahead with the Reception on March 25, 2022.
194/PC/22 – Cups 2022
To agree group and individual cup recipients.
195/PC/22 – Carols on the Green Debrief/School
To note response from school about them being unhappy with the Parish Council for not holding the event there. Circulated.
196/PC/22 – Pond
To note pond specialist been out to inspect but the report is not back in time for this meeting. To defer.
197/PC/22 – School Traffic/Traffic Watch Update
To discuss investigating changes at BC and parking enforcement is this something we could look to reintroduce in future?
To note 26th May 2022 School will host Jubilee celebrations. Can we lend equipment and help with set up and on the day?
198/PC/22 – Section 106 and CIL training 15 March 2022
To agree to booking a place for this training at £90. It is online training so Chair, Vice Chair of Planning and Clerk can attend.
199/PC/22 – Platinum Jubilee Event
To form a working party and start work on event and confirm which date to hold the event of picnic in the park.
200/PC/22 – Stoke Poges, Wexham and Fulmer Horticultural Society Request
The society wish to plant a tree to commemorate the Platinum Jubilee this year of Her Majesty the Queen. They have approached the Parish Council to help identify a site to plant the tree with a memorial plaque to commemorate. To discuss and decide.
201/PC/22 – Meeting Dates 22/23
To note and receive meeting dates from May 2022 to April 2023. Circulated.
202/PC/22 – RECEIVE and ADOPT minutes from previous meetings of sub committees and working parties:
1. Planning Committee Minutes 13 December 2021 – Agreed/Signed 17 January 2022
203/PC/22 – Finance
(1) Financial Summary & Statement Cashbook – January 2022 Circulated
(2) To approve list of cheques/Bacs for signature January 2022 circulated. (Subject to additions)
(3) Bank reconciliations – January 2022. Circulated
(4) Income & Expenditure Heading Detail/Budget Monitoring – January 2022. Circulated
204/PC/22 – Circulars List/Correspondence and Items received by clerk but not on agenda.
List appended to the agenda of all circulars received in the office and available to view for one month after this meeting.
205/PC/22 – Dates of Future Meetings
Planning Meeting – 21 February 2022
Recreation & Environment Meeting – 28 February 2022
Full Parish Council Meeting – 14 March 2022