Minutes of the Shipton Bellinger Parish Council Meeting held on Monday 14th May 2012 in
the Fletcher Room, Village Centre at 7.30pm.

Present : Cllr Miss A Reynolds - Chairman
Cllr Mrs R Tetlow
Cllr Mr S Bluff
Cllr Mr T Bowden
Cllr Mrs P Saunders
Cllr Mr G Richardson
Cllr Mrs S Turner

Richard Waterman - Parish Clerk
Borough Councillor Mrs E Charnley

Apologies : Cllr Mr M Udale and Cllr Mr M Bladen

ELECTION OF CHAIRMAN AND VICE CHAIRMAN

CHAIRMAN - Cllr Mrs S Turner proposed Cllr Miss A Reynolds as Chairman, this was
seconded by Cllr Mrs P Saunders. All agreed. There were no other nominations for
Chairman.

VICE CHAIRMAN - The Chairman reported that due to work commitments Cllr Mr M Udale is unable to continue as Vice Chairman. There were no nominations for Vice Chairman and it was agreed to wait to fill the position for the time being.

Several Councillors stated that would be prepared to chair a meeting if the Chairman was
unable to attend but did not want to take on the position of Vice Chairman.

PLANNING.

There were no new planning applications to discuss.

JUBILEE TIME CAPSULE

The Clerk reported that the Fete Committee have approached him to see if the Parish
Council would agree to helping with a time capsule to celebrate the Queen Diamond
Jubilee. Possibly manning a stand at the Fete.

This was discussed and agreed that a suitable site could be on the land by Red Villas a
Plaque could be set into the grass. Cllr Mrs P Saunders and Cllr Mrs S Turner offered to
man the table at the Fete.

COUNCILLOR'S REPORTS

CLLR MRS P SAUNDERS - Reported that there was a dead horse on MOD land at the top of
Parkhouse Road. This has been reported to the Police who are investigating.

CLOSE OF THE MEETING

The Chairman closed the meeting. The AGM followed.