Agenda's 20th May 2021 - APCM and Normal Meeting

Agenda Annual Parish Council Meeting on Thursday 20th May 2021 in The Barn commencing at 7.30pm.  


Welcome by Vice Chairman


Election of Chairman 

Election of Vice-Chairman 

Co-Option of Councillors


Apologies & reasons given

To receive declarations of Interest

To agree Minutes of the last meeting 2019 

Clerks report on matters outstanding from the above minutes


Appoint representatives to undermentioned outside bodies:

    a) BPFMC

    b) Neighbourhood Police Panel

    c) South Lincs Fenland Partnership


To appoint committees & sub-committees

    a) Planning & Highways Group

    b) Finance Group

    c) Communications Group



    a) To approve the Annual Governance Statement by resolution

    b) Consider Accounting Statements by members as a whole

    c) Approve Accounting Statements by resolution

    d) On approval Accounting Statement to be signed and dated


e) Approve Internal Auditor for 2021/2022

f) Approve Community Cleaner & Clerks hours and duties for 2021/2022

Community Cleaner (Winter 2.5 hrs/Summer 3 hrs week) - Parish Clerk 8 hrs week

g) Approve to renew Council’s Insurance Policy for the forthcoming year

h) Risk Assessment Audit

i) Computer passwords  


Date of next meeting

 Annual Parish Meeting – Thursday 27th May commencing at 7.30 p.m.










The next Parish Council Meeting will be held on Thursday 20th May 2021 at The Barn following the Annual Parish Council Meeting

There will be 10 minutes public forum before the start of the meeting with 10 minutes at the close where members of the public may ask questions or make a short statement to the Council.  


  1. Chairman’s remarks
  2. Apologies for absence & reasons given
  3. Disclosures of interest - (NOTE-Cllrs are reminded that there is no need to declare an interest if it has already been recorded on the register of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests in accordance with the 2012 Regulations)
  4. Minutes of the last meeting held on 8th April 2021
  5. Clerk’s report on matters outstanding
  6. Planning
  7. Finance         
  1. Reports on balances to date
  2. Payments

Wendy Gray, Parish Clerk – May

BDG Mowing

Internal Audit

Noticeboard Refurbishment

  1. Highways
  2. Grasscutting
  3. Village Concerns
  4. Street Furniture
  5. Allotments
  6. Correspondence
  7. Reports from Outside Bodies (max 5 mins):
  • County Councillor, District Councillors
  • BPFMC Representative
  • Neighbourhood Panel
  • South Lincs Fenland Partnership representative
  1. To agree items for the press release
  2. To resolve whether the Council move into closed session
  3. Any Other Business – items to be placed onto next month’s (June 2021) agenda
  4. Date of the next meeting: 10th June 2021 at The Barn at 7.30 pm

Public Forum (Approximately 10 minutes) for member of the public to comment or make statement relating to the meeting only


W Gray, Clerk to the Council                                         12th May 2021