Tree Lined Path on Skipwith Common


The Parish Council meets bi-monthly and members of the public are welcome to attend. There is generally an opportunity for individuals to raise any concerns or ask councillors questions.

If you would like to have an item included on the agenda please contact the Parish Clerk at least seven days prior to the meeting.

Details of the next meeting are shown below.

Meeting Details

Venue: Skipwith Village Hall
Date: Monday, 26 July 2021
Time: 20:00


                                   Skipwith Parish Council
                                    Clerk: Isobel Greatrex
           The New House, Main Street, Skipwith, Selby, Y08 5SQ
                                      Tel: 01757 288426

Dear Councillor,

You are summoned to attend Skipwith Parish Council's meeting to be held on Monday, 26th July at 8.00pm.

                                                       Isobel Greatrex (Parish Clerk)

029. Fire Safety

030. To receive apologies and approve reasons for absence  

031. To receive any declarations of interest not already declared under the Council’s Code of Conduct or members Register of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

032. Public session

033. To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 4th May 2021 as a true and accurate record

034. To receive information on the following ongoing issues and decide further action where necessary:

034.1 Highway Safety:

               - Skipwith/North Duffield Junction

               - Chicane Repair

               - Hedge Maintenance opposite Town End Pond

034.2 Water Sewage Pumping Station

034.3 Asset Register

034.4 Pond Management

034.5 Litter Picking

034.6 Bench Repair

034.7 Wildflower Meadow

034.8 Accessibility Regulations

034.9 No.18 evening bus service

034.10 Farming Machinery

035. Planning

               035.1 Planning Application from Broomhill Plantation, Little Skipwith

  035.2 Planning Non-Compliance

036. New Code of Conduct

037. Matters requested by councillors: None

038. Financial matters

               038.1 To approve the following accounts for payment:

038.1.1 York Landscapes – grass cutting for May - £264.00 and June - £264.00              

038.1.2 L.A.W. Electrical Ltd – disconnection of old streetlight - £84.00

038.1.3 Gift Voucher for internal auditor - £25.00

038.1.4 NYCC – remainder of chicane invoice - £3,488.85

038.1.5 Clerk’s Expenses – stamps - £7.92

038.1.6 Clerk’s expense claim - defibrillator pads - £86.40

038.2 Community Infrastructure Levy

038.3 Allotment fees and tenancy agreements                   

039. Correspondence

               039.1 Request for a grant for drainage repairs for St Helen’s church

040. To notify the clerk of matters for inclusion on the agenda of the next meeting



Horse and Skipwith Common