May 2019 Agenda

Parish Council Meeting

Tuesday 14th May 2019 at 7.00 pm

at the Hindmarsh Hall




65/19 Apologies for Absence

   Notification from Councillors who are absent from this meeting.


66/19 Minutes of the Previous Meeting

          To consider approval or amendment of Minutes of the meeting held on 9th April 2019.


67/19 Declarations of Interest


68/19 Public Contribution

To hear comments/representations from parishioners.


69/19 Matters Arising out of Minutes

            (To receive updates on the matters not appearing elsewhere on the agenda)

·        New Year’s Day Swim

·        Toilets Funding & Maintenance

·        Shepherd’s Parking & Yellow Lines

·        Bottle Bank - Glass Collection Bin

·        Burgage Holders and Arts Festival support

·        Planning Briefing with Head of Planning Rob Murfin

·        Arriva bus company meeting


70/19 Annual Governance & Accountability Return (AGAR) for 2018 /2019


70/19.1    To receive and agree any actions arising from the Internal Audit Report and approve the

                  appointment of the Internal Auditor for 2019/20


70/19.3    To approve the Annual Governance Statement that there is a sound system of internal



70.19.4    To approve the draft Annual Accounts for 2018/2019 (draft copy attached)


70/19.5    To approve the Accounting Statement and Explanation of Variances for financial year

                  ending 31st March 2019


71/19  Finance General

 To approve expenses, any invoices or expense claims received prior to, or during the meeting and to 

 discuss any other issues related to the finances of the Parish Council as are deemed necessary.


72/19  APC Insurance Renewal

72/19_1   To formally approve and minute the donation of two display board presentation ‘kits’

                   currently stored in Hindmarsh Hall to Hindmarsh Hall Trust.

72/19_2    To receive and consider Insurance Renewal quotes and approve the Long-Term Agreement

                   insurance provider for the next 3 years.


73/19  Small Boat House - Maintenance

     To discuss and agree future maintenance requirements 


74/19  Dr Joy’s Garden – Funding of Maintenance

     To discuss and agree the funding for future maintenance


75/19  Alnmouth Clean-Up

    To report on the recent clean-up project


76/19 Fly Tipping on Beach and Other Sites

            To discuss the recent spate of fly tipping incidents in and around the village


77/19 Condition of access road to the rear of Riverside Road

To discuss the issue raised by 4 residents of Riverside Road about the condition and safety of the

access road to the rear of their properties.


78/19 Parish Councillor Vacancies

To discuss the advertising and co-option of two Parish Councillor vacancies


79/19  Arts Festival 2019

            To receive updates on the Arts Club/Workshops and School Artist Project


80/19 Council Matters 

          To receive update/report from County Council Representatives.


81/19 Reports from Working Groups

a.    Christmas Lights

b.    Village Maintenance

c.    Hindmarsh Hall Fundraising (inc. Food Festival & Christmas Craft Fair)

d.    Planning

e.    Information Boards

f.     Arts Festival 


82/19 Council Communications

To note communications sent and received by the council since the last meeting. For INFORMATION


83/19 Any Other Matters for Discussion


84/19 Date & Time of Next Meeting


If any Alnmouth parishioners are present and wish to speak, at 8pm a period of 15 minutes will be set aside during the meeting to allow members of the public to speak. Each Alnmouth Parishioner will be allowed a maximum of four minutes.

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