Rectangle: Rounded Corners: HOCKERING VILLAGE

Your village, our passion.

Parish Council Minutes and Agendas

next parish meeting on the 13th August 2019 at 7:30pm




1) Apologies.

2) Minutes of last meeting – 9TH July 2019.

2a) Matters arising from the Minutes.

3) Parish Councillor disclosable pecuniary interests - requests for dispensation.


4) Planning and Road issues

3PL/2018/1133/O, The Street Hockering. Erection of 6 No. dwellings. Notice of appeal.

Appeal reference: APP/F2605/W/19/3224842

An appeal has been made to the Secretary of State against the decision of

Breckland District Council to refuse to grant planning permission.

The appeal will be determined on the basis of a hearing. Date of hearing Tuesday 20th August 2019. Decision to be made regarding who will attend.


3PL/2017/1534/F. Land to the west of Heath Road, Hockering. NR20 3HZ.Complaint made by the parish council regarding the filling in of drainage ditches on this site. A vehicular crossing and watercourse was to be agreed in writing with Breckland DC prior to the first occupancy.


Norwich Western Link. Preferred route agreement from Norfolk county council.


Review of current developments and meetings.


Purchase of a new bus shelter to replace the existing metal one.


5) Finances

Details of expenditure and payments to be made since last meeting.

Update on 2018-9 Audit.



6) Other issues.

 Parish councillor roles.

Inter-parish speed cameras. Update on current situation.

State of metal bus shelter; discussion re possible replacement. Mrs Neave has details.

State of ditches and verges in the village.

Survey to complete from Norfolk and Waveney Health and Care Partnership.



7) Correspondence.


8) AOB – to include items / issues reported to various authorities this month.

Further comments on the Play Area inspection report from RoSPA. The report has been circulated.

September HQN. Editorial meeting to be arranged.


Promotion of Village Litter Pick – to be held Saturday September 14th 10am – 12.30pm. Start at the village hall.


9) Questions from members of the public.

10) Date of next meeting – Tuesday 10th September 2019 at 7.30pm.