Amended agenda – DPC meeting on 19.03.24


Parish Council Members are summoned to a meeting of Dallington Parish Council to be held on 19th March 2024, at 7.30pm in Dallington Village Hall

Members of the press and public are welcome and encouraged to attend

Irene Marchant (Parish Clerk/RFO)

13th March 2024

St. Giles, Woods Corner, Dallington, East Sussex TN21 9LA

01424 838414/07711224150 –

1. Disclosure of Interests

To receive any disclosures by Members of personal interests in matters on this agenda, the nature of any such interest and whether the Member regards the interest as a disclosable pecuniary interest under the terms of the Code of Conduct.

2. Dispensations

3. Apologies for absence

4. Accuracy of the minutes of the previous meeting(s)

5. Open Forum

5.1 County Council report (ESCC) – Councillor E. Kirby-Green

5.2 District Council report (RDC) – Councillor C. Pearce

5.3 Chair’s report (DPC) – Councillor W. Miers

6. Dallington Recreation Ground

To consider the repairs and maintenance required for the pavilion and the grounds.

7. Rural Community Grants

To discuss the progress made on a piece of play equipment for small children at the DRG.

8. Planning

8.1 Planning application for consideration:

  • RR/2024/319/P – Acelands, The Street

Removal of the Agricultural Occupancy Condition imposed on A/48/418

Click on this link to see details on the RDC planning website

8.2 Any other planning matters for discussion.

9. Enforcement

9.1 No Dallington items on RDC’s latest enforcement list.

9.2 Any other enforcement matters for discussion.

10. Highways/Rights of Way

  • The state of our roads is still appalling, potholes and drainage issues.
  • Rubbish is strewn all over the verges.

11. Finance

11.1 Bank balances at 29.02.24

  • DPC deposit account – £4,119.18
  • DPC current account – £7,765.74
  • DRG current account – £546.17

11.2 To approve the following payment:

  • Clerk, salary/HO/expenses (Feb/Mar 2024) – £1,260.13

11.3 To discuss Member authorisations for Unity Trust transactions.

12. Dates of next meetings

  • 16.04.24 – Planning Meeting (provisional) starts 7.00pm
  • 16.04.24 – Dallington Parish Assembly starts 7.30pm
  • 21.05.24 – Full Council Meeting