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, 12 November 2018
Time: 19:30


Skipwith Parish Council

Clerk: Isobel Greatrex

The New House, Main Street, Skipwith, Selby, Y08 5SQ

Tel: 01757 288061


Dear Councillor,

You are summoned to attend the next meeting of Skipwith Parish Council to be held on Monday,  12th November 2018 at 7.30pm in Skipwith Village Hall.


Isobel Greatrex (Clerk)




578. To receive apologies and approve reasons for absence  


579. To receive any declarations of interest not already declared under the Council’s code of conduct   or members Register of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests


580. Public session


581. To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 3rd September 2018 as a true and accurate record


582. Review of Standing Orders


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


583.1 Councillor Applications


583.2 Streetlights – quotes and follow up


583.3 Church Floodlights and Astro timer quotes


583.4 Play and Recreation Area


583.5 Grass Cutting/Overgrown Hedges/Verge Maintenance


583.6 Dog Fouling – cost of a further dog waste bin


583.7 Telephone Box Defibrillator


583.8 Christmas Decorations on the Village Green


583.9 Town End Pond – specialist advice


583.10 Highway Safety


583.11 Brick Built Village Sign


583.12 Public Footpath Sign


584. To receive any further planning updates


585. Matters requested by councillors:


                585.1 Scarrow Green (TB)


                565.2 Escrick Park Estate’s ownership of part of the village green (TB)


586. Financial matters


                586.1 To approve the following accounts for payment:


586.1.1 O’Neill’s Planning Consultants bill for final payment of £300


575.1.2 Vehicle Activated Sign for £1,050 (fourth payment of four bill)


575.1.3 Centenary wreath


575.1.4 Clerk’s salary


586.2 To set and agree the budget for 2019/20


 587. Correspondence


                587.1 Donation request from North Duffield School for Christingle transportation costs


                587.2 Donation request from Citizens Advice


                587.3 Donation request from Age UK     


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


 589. To confirm Parish Council meeting dates for 2018

Skipwith Common