The unsightly remains of Lindum Cottage, demolished in March 2018, have at last been moved out of sight. The “eyesore” issue was originally raised at the Parish Council meeting last November, and was discussed once again at this month’s meeting. Following action by East Lindsey District Council, in December the present landowner, understood to be Coningsby building company Costellow and Tokelove, crushed the demolition rubble, but left the pile close to the main road through the village, causing further complaints by those living near the site and others passing through.
A planning application to build a house with integral double garage on land Adjacent to Kirkby Manor, Kirkby Lane, LN10 6YY which is an amendment to that previously approved under planning permission ref no. S/094/2174/17 and construction of an additional vehicular access, has been notified to the Parish Council and is now being considered.The new application reference number is S/094/00419/19
Location Plan (detail)
Please note: This summary has been written from my personal notes, taken at the meeting. The official minutes, taken by the Clerk to the Council, are normally published on the Parish Council Website when approved by Councillors.
Acting Chairman Councillor Penny Stones welcomed Councillors and five members of the public who came along to this meeting, held in the School Hall last Thursday evening. At the public forum held before official business a resident who lives on Main Street raised again her concerns regarding lorries passing through the village, and enquired about the progress of communication with the gravel company (Aggregate Industries, Woodhall Spa Quarry). Continue reading
East Lindsey District Council planning application reference S/094/02462/18 has been noted by the Parish Council and has been considered. The application proposes the outline erection of a dwelling (with appearance, layout and scale to be considered), at WOODSIDE, WHARF LANE, KIRKBY ON BAIN, WOODHALL SPA, LN10 6YW in accordance with revised plans received by the Local Planning Authority on 27th February 2019.
If you wish to comment on this application, please visit this ELDC web page where you can view the associated documents and submit your comments online if you wish as soon as possible. The ELDC Case Officer is Mr I. Carrington.
From Simon Tydeman:
Village speed sign data update, March 2019
The latest data from the village speed sign on Tattershall Road (40mph section) has been analysed and the following results obtained. The 85th percentile speed (used as an accurate measure of longer term trends) has dropped slightly from prior periods to 43.3mph. Also, the percentage of drivers speeding is around 27%, again a slight drop on prior periods. Hopefully this represents an improving long term picture.
Despite these improvements, we continue to see alarming speeds being recorded with instances of 85mph being recorded on more than one occasion, and one vehicle clocked at 95mph. We have also noted cars travelling in excess of 75mph during the school drop off and collection times when children are walking around the village. Continue reading
The next Council Meeting will be held on Thursday March 7th in the Primary School Hall, Wharf Lane, Kirkby on Bain, starting at 7.00 pm. As usual we will start with a public forum so if you would like to discuss any local matter you are concerned about, please do come along and have your say!
Items scheduled for the meeting include: Continue reading