November 2022

Notes from 15 minute public forum on 01 November 2022


There were no members of the public present. 



Minutes of the meeting of Wrangle Parish Council held on Tuesday 01 November 2022 at 7.30pm in the Parish Hall


1. Apologies for absence


Apologies:  Apologies were received from Cllr Seymour


Present:  Cllrs Pickett, Wrisdale, Edwards, Featherstone, Law, Bowles and Danby (Chairman)


2. To receive reports from representatives on outside bodies


a. Borough Cllr Picket had nothing to report

b. County Councillor Skinner was not present


3.    To receive declarations of interest in accordance with the Localism Act 2011 


There were no declarations of interest


4.      Notes of the meeting held on 04 October 2022 to be signed as the minutes


The notes, previously circulated, were approved and signed as the minutes.


5. Clerk’s report


The Clerk had nothing to report, all items are on the agenda.


6.    To receive report from the chairman  


The plaque for the village sign will be fitted tomorrow.


7.      Finance report


a. Payment to be authorised: 


Clerk’s expenses     26.20

Salaries (August)   494.73

K & P Services (Handyman)   120.00

E L Arnold (white magazine paper)     24.00

Bolingbroke Deanery (December/January magazine)     TBA

Malc Firth Landscapes (grass cutting)   333.90

TJW Services (footpath cuts)   480.00

E-on Next (cheque signed ready for next invoice)     TBA

Paul Greenhough (Coloured paper for magazine)     TBA

Anglian Water (recreation field supply)     41.51

E L Arnold (RE: Hudson’s for plaque)     66.10


b.   Balances at bank at 15 September 2022:   Current account      £2,681.50  rec:  £549.60

       Deposit account   £27,132.86

               Map account             £637.00

       Jubilee Account        £50.25

8.     Draft budget for the year ended 31 March 2024


a. All Councillors have been sent a copy of the draft budget.

b. Following discussion it was suggested that the precept should remain the same as last year.

c. The budget will be approved at the December meeting.


7.50pm   County Cllr Skinner arrived at the meeting


9.     Recreation field 


a. There have been no issues reported regarding parking for the football issues at the recreation field.

b. The dyke needs to be cut and cleared.


10.    To report any highway matters


a. Streetlights

There were no street lights reported for repair


b. Any other matter

There is a ‘crack’ in the centre of Gateroom Lane, the road has dropped 4 – 5 inches.


7.55pm   Cllr Ashton arrived at the meeting


11.    Planning applications received


The Parish Council supported the following planning applications:


B/22/0399 - Mr Marston - Siting of timber clad two bedroom lodge with decking and hot tub at Mill Farm, Wrangle Bank


12.    Planning decisions received from Boston Borough Council


There were no planning decisions for this meeting


13.     Correspondence received not covered on the agenda


A brochure was made available for Councillors


14.    Any other business – matters for next agenda


a. The dyke at the recreation field

b. Transfer money from map account to Jubilee account

c. Cllr Bowles outlined the latest suggestions of the Greater Lincolnshire Nature Partnership.


15.   Date and time of next meeting


The next Parish Council meeting will be held in the Parish Hall on 06 December 2022 at 7.30pm with a Public Forum from 7.15pm





There being no other business the meeting closed at 8.10pm