NEWBROUGH PARISH COUNCIL
Annual Parish Meeting 9th May 2007
Present: MW Gibson, Mrs H Brooks, Mr JR Wood, EL Dixon & RS Robson
Clerk: R Macfarlane
Also Present: PJ Johnston
Election of Chairman: MW Gibson took the Chair for the meeting
Apologies for Absence: Cllr H Forster & Cllr A Kerr
Minutes of the last meeting (3rd May 2006) and Matters Arising:
These Minutes were agreed as being correct and signed by the Chairman.
There were no matters arising.
Chairman’s Report: The Chairman paid tribute to the three councillors who decided not to stand for re-election; Jonathan Steven, Sheila Burrows and Caro Dickenson. He praised them for their efforts and their contribution to the parish and the community and commented how each had contributed in their own way.
The Chairman reported progress on the planning application for the development of play and recreation facilities at the Newbrough CofE First School. This project was owed a great deal of its success on the impact of the Parish Plan. The Chairman also showed the Council a copy of the latest Ofsted Report on the school which was extremely good.
Next Meeting: Scheduled for 7th May 2008
The meeting closed at 7.30 pm.