13th October 2020 Parish Council Agenda 

Councillors are summoned and the public and press are invited to participate in a meeting of  New Buckenham Parish Council  on Tuesday 13th October 2020 at 7.30pm
During the Coronavirus emergency, this meeting will take place online using Zoom.  To view and listen to the meeting you will need a pc, laptop, tablet computer or mobile telephone with internet access. Please click this link https://zoom.us/j/93964766054
 If you are asked for a Meeting ID it is: 939 6476 6054
     Alternatively the following telephone numbers will be available for those without internet access to ring to listen to the meeting. Please note you will be charged for the telephone call in accordance with your telephone calls package.

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Trevor Wenman,
Clerk to the Council
8th October 2020

1Apologies: To consider apologies for absence   


2. Minutes: To approve the minutes of the Parish Council Meeting held on 8th September 2020

3. Matters Arising: To receive reports on matters arising from those minutes (for update and information only)


4. Progress report: To receive a report from the Clerk on progress with outstanding issues since the last meeting (report to follow)
5. Declarations of Interest: To record declarations of interests not already recorded in the current Members’ Register of Interests and to consider requests for dispensation. 

6. Public participation: To suspend the meeting to enable public participation, including:  
(a) District Councillor/County Councillor Report 

(b) Parish Councillor Reports

(c) Parishioners’ Comments & Questions

7. Financial Matters: 

(a) Budget monitoring report April - September 2020 (attached)

(b) Financial report for the month ending 30th September 2020 (attached)

(c) Payments for October (list attached)

(d) Financial support to Parish News


8. Planning 

To consider planning applications received since the last meeting, and to note planning decisions notified since the last meeting 

9. Neighbourhood Plan

To receive an update on progress.


10. Play Area 

To discuss acquisition of new play equipment. 

11. Allotments update

12. Amenities 

(a) Grounds Maintenance
(b) Closed Churchyard

(c) Cemetery - Proposed memorial seat in memory of Gwen and Earl Gray.

(d) Cricket Pitch ​

(e) Renewal of Street Lights maintenance contract 

13. Coronavirus update. To consider any further significant issues relating to the Coronavirus emergency not covered elsewhere on the agenda. 

14. Next Meeting The next meeting will be held on Tuesday 10th  November 2020  at 7.30pm via Zoom


Circulation: Parish Councillors Andrew Bingham, Don Crossman, Mary Dowson, Steve Highton, Karen Hobley, Mary Manning, Paul Martin. District and County Councillor Stephen Askew