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Minutes 8th March 2022


In Attendance:                                   Chairman                    D Maxwell

                                               Councillor                    D Hudson

                                               Councillor                    J Laming

Councillor                    B Grimes

                                                            Clerk                           J Halsall

                                                            2 x Residents                         

An updated presentation was given to the Parish Council about the new website.

More updates to be completed. 

A resident enquired with regards to the Poor’s field rent and who the money benefits?

Was it the parishioners or the pensioners?                                                    Action: JL

Chairman’s opening remarks and Declarations of interest

VACANCY – 3 applications were received.  Unanimous decision Jessica Job co-opted.

Councillor Mr Maxwell informed all 3 candidates.

Forms to complete will be issued and returned to clerk within 28days.

  1. Apologies for absence


  • Minutes of the meeting held on Tuesday 14th December 2021

RESOLVED that the minutes be signed. 

  • Matters arising from the minutes 
  • Speed Sign –Awaiting Police report from previous meeting       Action: DM
  • Defibrillator Maintenance – An invoice to be sent to the Parish Council for payment of the new pads.
  • Financial Matters

400364 £598.50 – Burghwallis Pub Christmas Lunches

400365 £602.63 DMBC Election Chgs

400366 £90 Playingfield maintenance

400367 £24 Flowers for Mrs Spiller

400368 £420 Clerk Salary Jan, Feb & March

400369 £89.40 PAYE Jan, Feb & March

400370 £2376.40 New Website upgrade

400371 £100 Ukraine Donation

RESOLVED that the accounts payable be approved and the cheques and bank statement signed.

A budget for 2022/23 was approved previously with no increase to the precept.

Room hire invoice was requested.

Cost of living increase in clerk’s salary from YLCA

  • Playing field/Pinfold


  • Poor’s Field

Charity commission form to be completed                                         Action: JL

£130 raffle prize money was to be banked from the Christmas Lunch

  • Planning

22/00249/TPO – Mr Chris A, 1 Maplewood Place, Tree Pruning etc

Concerns were raised but no objections to be submitted by the Parish Council

  • Correspondence

Emails all circulated & dealt with accordingly.

  • Website

Currently being upgraded.

  1. New Matters/Any Other Business                         

Great British Spring Clean.  Dates to advertise are 30th March & 9th April.

Councillor Mrs Grimes reported DMBC had been great in removing recent rubbish that had been dumped within the same day.

Queens jubilee Celebrations.  Meetings were being held with residents, pub, British Legion and Parish Council. 

Councillor Mr Maxwell reported he had been invited (as PC Chairman) to the licensing and installation of The Revd Chris Herbert as Priest-in-Charge at Campsall Church on 7th April.

  1. Next Meeting

The next meeting to be held at The Burghwallis Public House commencing at 7pm.

Tuesday 12th April 2022

Tuesday 24th May 2022 – AGM

There being no other business the meeting closed at 8.50pm.

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