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Issue No. 133 - 7th February 2007
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ROSS-ON-WYE TOWN COUNCIL

NOTICE is hereby given that a meeting of the Full Council will be held on
Monday, 12 February 2007 at 7:00pm in the Corn Exchange

Discussion items are detailed below and members of the public are
welcome to attend the meeting.

AGENDA

07/02
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APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

To receive and approve any apologies for absence.
 
07/02 16
DECLARATIONS OF INTERESTS

To receive Councillors' declarations of personal and/or prejudicial interests in any item
which forms an agenda item at the meeting.
 
07/02 17 MAYOR'S ANNOUNCEMENTS

To receive the Mayor's announcements.
 
07/02 18 TO RECEIVE THE MINUTES OF THE FULL COUNCIL MEETING HELD ON
MONDAY, 8 JANUARY 2007

To approve and the Mayor to sign, as a true record, the Minutes of meeting held on
Monday, 8 January 2007.
ENC 1
07/02 19
TOWN CLERK'S REPORT

To receive the attached report.
ENC 2
07/02
20 TO RECEIVE THE MINUTES OF THE PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT
COMMITTEE MEETING HELD ON TUESDAY, 9 JANUARY 2007


To receive, consider and take any action on a report from the Chairman of the
meeting held on Tuesday, 9 January 2007.
ENC 3
07/02
21 TO RECEIVE THE MINUTES OF THE AMENITIES COMMITTEE
MEETING HELD ON WEDNESDAY, 24 JANUARY 2007


To receive, consider and take any action on a report from the Chairman of the
meeting held on Wednesday, 24 January 2007.
ENC 4
07/02 22
TO RECEIVE THE MINUTES OF A FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION
COMMITTEE MEETING

No meeting was held in January as there were insufficient members to form
a quorum.
 
07/02 23 CORRESPONDENCE  
   

(i) N Pringle, Herefordshire Council - consultation document deadlines.
(ii) R Wallace, Herefordshire Council - Sussex Avenue - Prohibition of Waiting.
(iii) T Jones, Herefordshire Council - Wilton Lane - Waiting restrictions.
(iv) S Fiennes, Herefordshire Council - Youth Council Elections 2007 - Update.
(v) A Bush, Herefordshire Council - Post Office closures and rural subsidy.

ENC 5
ENC 6
ENC 7
ENC 8
ENC 9
07/02
24 PUBLICATIONS RECEIVED

The following publication had been received and are available in the office:

SLCC - The Clerk - January 2007.
 
07/02
  25 INVOICES TO BE PAID

To consider the attached list of invoices paid/to be paid.
ENC 10
07/02
26 BUDGET REPORT AND ACCOUNTS BALANCES

To receive the budget report and account balances.
ENC 11
07/02 27
REPORTS FROM OFFICIAL REPRESENTATIVES OF THE
TOWN COUNCIL ON OUTSIDE BODIES


To receive reports from Councillors appointed to represent the Town Council on the
Committees of the following organisations:

(i) Betzdorf Twinning Association; (ii) Board of the Community Association; (iii) Conde Twinning Association; (iv) Chamber of Commerce; (v) HALC Exec Committee; (vi) HALC Southern Area Committee; (vii) Market Towns Forum; (viii) MTF Core Committee; (ix) Police Consultative Group; (x) St Joseph's School Governors; (xi) Parochial Church Council; (xii) Ross Partnership; (xiii) Shop Fronts Grants Panel; (xiv) Educational Grants Committee; (xv) Ross Charity Trustees; (xvi) Flood Alleviation.
 
07/02 28
APRIL MEETING OF TOWN COUNCIL

Meetings of the Town Council are held on the second Monday of the month. In April the second Monday is a Bank Holiday. A decision therefore needs to be made to reschedule the meeting for Monday, 16 April. Also it has been suggested that the Monthly meetings of the Town Council should be held at alternative venues around the town and this needs to be considered.
 
07/02 29 ANNUAL AUDIT - YEAR END 31 MARCH 2006

To consider the attached report.
ENC 12
07/02 30
REQUESTS FOR GRANT AID

Requests for grant aid are usually discussed by Finance & Administration Committee but the last meeting did not take place and the applicant has indicated that there is an urgency about a response. The Chamber of Commerce has requested money to commission a consultant's report on coach travel arrangements, promotional material and possible ways of improving visitor numbers.
 
07/02 31 CLOSURE OF SOMERFIELD DEPOT

To discuss the implications of the possible closure of the Somerfield Depot.
 

Signed

Town Clerk



ROSS-ON-WYE TOWN COUNCIL

NOTICE is hereby given that a meeting of the
PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE will be held on
Tuesday, 13 February 2007 at 7.00pm in the Corn Exchange

Discussion items are detailed below and members of the public are
welcome to attend the meeting

AGENDA

1 APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

To receive any apologies for absence
2 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

To receive any declaration of Councillors' interests
3 MINUTES OF THE PREVIOUS MEETING

To sign the minutes of the previous meeting held on Tuesday, 9 January 2006.
4 APPLICATIONS TO BE CONSIDERED

DCSE2007/0043/L
Ground Floor, Berkley House, New Street. Internal alterations to facilitate provision of accessible WC. Erection of partitioning to form office. Provision of additional treatment room.
DCSE2007/0048/F
1 Henry Street. Conversion of loft into 2 no. flats (1 x 1 bed and 1 x 2 bed) plus front entrance door.
DCSE2007/0041/F
6 The Roslins. Forming of Dormer type roof extension to form first floor bathroom.
DCSE2007/0031/F
Green Orchard, Ryefield Road. Demolition of existing detached dwelling and erection of 9 no. residential dwelling apartments.
DCSE2006/3972/F
Trelleborg Industrial Estate, Alton Road. Refurbishment of existing vacant industrial unit, subdividing into 7No partitioned units. Reclad exterior & raise lower roof height to existing higher roof height on adjoining section. Demolition of some parts to enable parking/loading bays. (Amended Plans)
DCSE2007/0132/F
Palma Court, 27 Brookend Street. Alterations and extensions to 27 Brookend Street including new shop front and extension to retail unit and 4 existing flats. Demolition of detached commercial premises to rear and erection of 14 no. residential dwelling apartments.
DCSE2007/0133/C
Palma Court, 27 Brookend Street. Alterations and extensions to 27 Brookend Street including new shop front and extension to retail unit and 4 existing flats. Demolition of detached commercial premises to rear.
DCSE2007/0160/F
Unit 4, Ashburton Industrial Estate. Application for mixed use. Retention of existing B2 use for vehicle repair/valeting & addition of vehicle sales use (sui generic use).
DCSE2007/0162/F
Unit 1, Ashburton Industrial Estate. Change of use from Packaging Factory to Plant-Tool Hire depot.
DCSE2007/0181/O
BP Northbound, Ross Spur. Erection of offices (B1) 25,000 Sq Ft (net lettable), 28,000 Sq Ft gross with 100 car parking spaces.
DCSE2007/0177/F
5 Gloucester Road. Proposed two flat units over retail shop.
DCSE2007/0219/L
7 New Street. Replacement door.
DCSE2007/0217/F
Bernard Hacket Court, Archenfield. Replacement of all windows and doors to the Court, removing all existing timber windows and doors, replacing with white PVC(U) double glazed units to 41 flats and all communal areas with the Court.
DCSE2007/0249/F
27 Frome Valley Way. Proposed two storey and single storey extension.
DCSE2007/0235/A
ATS Euromaster, Alton Road Industrial Estate. 2 no. folded aluminium trays with external canopy illumination. 1 no. existing totem sign Reclad with external spotlight illumination.
DCSE2007/0269/F
Old Georgian Room (Walter Scott Charity School), Old Gloucester Road. Change of use to offices.

5 NOTIFICATION OF TREE WORKS

DCSE2007/0051/K Glenalmond, Coach Lane. Fell 3 Cypress trees.
DCSE2006/3974/K Fern Lea, Chase Road. Fell 1 variegated Maple. Crown reduce 1 Whitebeam
by 20%.
DCSE2007/0115/K Kiliguni, Coach Lane. Crown lift branches which are overhanging neighbours trees.

6 PLANNING CONSENT, LISTED BUILDING CONSENTS, RESPONSES TO TREE WORK APPLICATIONS, PLANNING REFUSALS

PLANNING CONSENT

 
DCSE2006/3554/F Homs Road Coach Park. Additional use of land (in part) for mobile temporary health facilities.
DCSE2006/3423/F Perriflex (rear of 29-31) Brampton Street. Demolish office building and erect pair semi-detached dwellings.
DCSE2006/3582/F 20 High Street. Renovation of outbuilding to rear of property for change of use from commercial storage and workshop to offices.
DCSE2006/3510/F 6 Gloucester Road. Conversion to 2 no. apartments in connection with Rosswyn site redevelopment and car parking and turning facilities.
DCSE2006/3724/F Broadmeadow Industrial Estate. Construction of a garage building for coaches.
DCSE2006/3619/F The Royal Hotel, Royal Parade. Fridge enclosure and disabled ramp to rear.
DCSE2006/3655/F Tudorville Express, Walford Road Proposed formation of car parking area adjacent to shop.
DCSE2006/3769/F 3 Blenheim Close. First Floor extension over garage to form bedroom and bathroom.
DCSE2006/3186/F Hillingdon, Walford Road. Erection of detached garage.
DCSE2006/3189/F Land adjacent to Hillingdon, Walford Road. Erection of dwelling and detached garage.

ADVERTISEMENT CONSENT
DCSE2006/3615/A The Skatepark in Wilton car park, Wilton, Ross-on-Wye Stilt sign.

LISTED BUILDING CONSENT
DCSE2006/3620/L The Royal Hotel, Royal Parade. Fridge enclosure and disabled ramp to rear.

CONSERVATION AREA CONSENT
DCSE2006/3422/C Perriflex (rear of 29-31) Brampton Street. Demolish office building and erect pair semi-detached dwellings.

REFUSAL OF PLANNING PERMISSION
DCSE2006/3475/F Chase Villa, 21 Gloucester Road. Proposed dwelling.
DCSE2006/3428/F 27 Roman Way. Two storey and single storey extension.
DCSE2006/3547/F 53 Overross Street. Convert shop to single dwelling, demolish rear part of No. 53 & outbuilding & erect 7 dwellings with landscaped court yard.
DCSE2006/3749/F Nautique, Ledbury Road. Removal of carport. Erection of detached garage with office over.

REFUSAL OF CONSERVATION AREA CONSENT
DCSE20063548/C 53 Overross Street. Convert shop to a single dwelling, demolish rear part of No. 53 & outbuildings & erect 7 dwellings with landscaped courtyard.

WITHDRAWN APPLICATION
DCSE2006/3175/F Site at Hill Street. Demolition of office and part retail and erection of 12 new 1 and 2 bed flats on 3 levels. Conversion of first floor of existing retail unit to 2 residential units.

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TO DEAL WITH LATE APPLICATIONS ARRIVING POST AGENDA
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PARISH PLANS
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CORRESPONDENCE
DCSE2005/0951/C St Josephs Convent, Walford Road. Demolition of existing 1970's hall and living accommodation, construction of new block of 8 no. flats. Refusal of Conservation Area Consent (DCSE2005/0951/C) has been upheld.

Signed

Town Clerk


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