• Additional Meeting 27th January 2021 (via Zoom)

    February 23rd, 2021 by Stan Pilling in General News ·Meeting Minutes

    Minutes of the Additional Board Meeting

    held via Zoom. 7.15pm Wednesday 27th January 2021

    Present: Mrs Glover (Chair), Mr Pilling, Mr Cringle, Mr Clucas, Mr Radcliffe, Mr Gunn, Mr Cowin, Mr Gawne and Mr Vernon.

    In Attendance: The Clerk.


    1. ACCOUNT FOR PAYMENT (inc. Vat where appropriate)

    The following Account for payment was approved.

    MUA – Q3 Power                                               2,861.56


    2. a) The Board considered the Financial Statements for the year ended 30th April 2020 and unanimously agreed that they be signed, the motion having been proposed by Mr Clucas and seconded by Mr Radcliffe.
    3. b) Press release regarding rate setting – it was agreed that the Clerk would redraft the press release an circulate to the Board for further consideration. The Clerk was commended for his hard work and thorough presentation of this year’s estimates.



    A] Planning Applications

    The Board had no comments to make on the following application:

    1. a) 20/01462/B Field 414797 (formerly 410982) Ballacorkish Farm Scholaby. Erection of a detached farm workers dwelling.
    2. b) 20/01483/B Sunnyside, Ballafesson. Alterations and erection of an extension.
    3. c) 21/00006/B Beacon Croft, Beacon Croft Lane. Door / window alterations, roofing works and installation of a roof lantern to rear annexe.
    2. a) The Board considered an email request from the Manx Wildlife Trust in relation to tree planting at Ballakilley and agreed to support the request if possible.
    3. b) Local Government Amendment Bill – the Board reviewed the consultation and agreed that the Clerk should draft a response broadly welcoming the provisions of the Bill with the exception of the proposal to allow each authority to set its own members’ allowance. The Board felt a single level should be applied to all authorities.

    Monthly Meeting – Wednesday 17th February 2021 at 7.15pm at Ballafesson Methodist Hall.