Gosforth Parish Council meeting 13 January 2021 (online) 7pm


  1. Apologies
  2. Declarations of Interest

To receive declarations, by elected and co-opted members, of interests in respect of items on this agenda.

  1. Minutes of the Parish Council Meeting held on 9th December 2020

To authorise the Chairman to sign, as a correct record, the minutes of the Parish Council Meeting held on 9th December 2020 pages 93-96.

  1. Public Participation/Open Session (15 minutes allowed)

The Chairman will invite residents to make representations on any item on this agenda or to bring matters to the attention of the Council for consideration for inclusion in a future agenda.

  1. County Councillor and District Councillors’ Reports

To receive for information items relevant to the Parish. (Items raised for decision will appear on the agenda for the next meeting.)

  1. Planning Applications

6.1       Applications:

7/2020/4104 Whinnerah, Gosforth, CA20 1EB – Proposed covered yard and general purpose building

7/2020/4097 1 Ellerslie Terrace, Gosforth, CA20 1BA – Demolition of existing garage, greenhouse and lean-to building and replace with garage and sunroom with loft space for storage

4/20/9005 Sellafield – Land preparation for future waste development, including bulk excavation and reprofiling

6.2       Decisions of the statutory planning authority: none

6.3       Other planning matters:

  1. Financial Records

7.1       To receive and note the bank reconciliation statement and Financial Report to 31 December 2020.

7.2       To approve payments detailed on the payments for approval schedule.

  1. Broadband
  2. Public Toilets & Car Park
  3. Secondary School Allocation
  4. Telephone Box
  5. Grants to Churches
  6. Tinkers Hill/Gravel Pit
  7. Electric Vehicle Charging Points
  8. Hollybank Lease
  9. Neighbourhood Plan
  10. Geological Disposal Facility
  11. Councillor Administration
  12. Meetings

To receive reports from Councillors who have attended meetings on behalf of the Parish Council.

  1. Councillor Matters

An opportunity for Councillors to raise minor matters, not on this agenda, on behalf of residents. (Note: No discussion or decisions can be made on these matters, but the Clerk may make investigations, and/or they may be placed on a future agenda of the Council.)

  1. Items in Camera
  2. Date of the next meeting

To confirm the date of the next Parish Council Meeting which is scheduled for 10th February 2021.