FRANT PARISH COUNCIL

Minutes of Planning Committee Meeting
Monday 3 June 2013, 7:30pm, Frant Memorial Hall

Present: Councillors Crookshank (Chairman), Argue, Hall, Harris, Mrs Kinley and Wright
Also present: Sarah Codling (Clerk)

1. To receive apologies and reasons for absence.
Apologies were received from Councillors Mrs Best, Mrs Myers and Rowland.

2. Declarations of Interests.
None.

3. Public Forum.
None.

4. To consider licence and planning applications received and make recommendations.
The following applications were received and comments made:
• WD/2013/1051/F – Yew Trees, Bells Yew Green, TN3 9AP
Extension to the rear of the property and internal alterations.
The Parish Council approves this application.
• WD/2013/1052/LB – Yew Trees, Bells Yew Green, TN3 9AP
Extension to the rear of the property and internal alterations.
The Parish Council approves this application.

5. To note applications granted, refused and withdrawn by District Council.
• WD/2013/0625/F – Huntshill House, Mayfield Road, Frant TN3 9HS – Proposed single storey extension on rear to extend existing study, create new breakfast area, dog lobby and block up window in utility area – Approved.
• WD/2013/0600/F – Brookfield, Bells Yew Green TN3 9BP – Replacement porch and associated works – Approved.
• WD/2013/0607/MAJ – Stubbygrove Works, Bells Yew Green, Tunbridge Wells TN3 9BT – Proposed replacement industrial buildings, widening of access track and alterations to internal access arrangements to existing business unit – To be considered by Members of the Planning Committee North, 6 June 2013.
• TM/2013/0104/TCA – 1 Lime Close, Frant TN3 9DP – Feel two conifer trees subject to regulations, designated Frant Conservation Area, May 1976 – No objections.
• TM/2013/0108/TCA – The Old Cottage, Shernfold Park Farm, Frant TN3 9DL – Reduce crown of one sycamore tree by 50-60% fell two rowan trees subject to regulations designated (Frant) Conservation Area June 2003 – No objection.

6. To approve Sections 1&2 of the Annual Return 2012/13
Councillors reviewed the documents and approved Sections 1&2 of the Annual Return 2012/13. The Chair signed the documents.

7. Any other business.
• Frant School PTA have requested to use the Frant Football Field for a camp night, 6 July 2013. Councillors approved the use of the field.
• There has been a problem with the contractor to cut the grass in the parish. The Clerk has obtained one quote and is to seek another.

There being no other business the meeting closed at 7:45pm