Planning application update: agricultural store

Planning permission has been granted to build an agricultural storage building and construct a vehicular access with a hardstanding area in Kirkby Lane. This application was discussed by the Kirkby on Bain Parish Council who registered concerns regarding a possible increase in traffic hazard in this narrow lane. For details of the application, see the previous post.

The full planning permission notice includes some conditions, including a reference to the proposed vehicular access: Continue reading

Parish Council Meeting: January 5, 2017

The next Meeting of the Council will be held on Thursday January 5th, in the Primary School Hall, Wharf Lane, Kirkby on Bain, starting at 7.00 pm. The meeting will offer an opportunity for members of the public to bring items to the Council’s attention. Members of the public may remain after the public forum but they are reminded that they may not speak during council business.

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Broadband, Equinox, signage, HGVs and more besides

planning_wordcloud_150Just some of the subjects discussed at a lively Parish Council meeting last week, attended by Parish Councillors, village residents and both of our District Councillors, Helen Gorst and Craig Leyland.

Top of the bill, some very welcome news, imparted in person by Paul Bimson from BT, regarding the promised upgrading of broadband in the village. The gist of Paul’s presentation was that we should be connected by optical fibre cable to the Woodhall Spa exchange by May or June next year. He explained that this upgrade will mean the installation by Openreach of one or more cabinets in the village, capable of delivering speeds up to18mb. Continue reading

Parish Council meeting: September 8, 2016

The next Meeting of the Council will be held on Thursday September 8th, 2016, in the Primary School Hall, Wharf Lane, Kirkby on Bain, starting at 7.00 pm. The meeting will offer an opportunity for members of the public to bring items to the Council’s attention. Members of the public may remain after the public forum but they are reminded that they may not speak during council business.

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Parish Council Meeting: July 7, 2016

The next Meeting of the Council will be held on Thursday July 7th, 2016, in the Primary School Hall, Wharf Lane, Kirkby on Bain, starting at 7.00 pm. The meeting will offer an opportunity for members of the public to bring items to the Council’s attention. Members of the public may remain after the public forum but they are reminded that they may not speak during council business.

Items scheduled for discussion at the meeting include: Continue reading

Village Survey results

On behalf of the Parish Council:

Many thanks to all those who returned the survey slips attached to their Annual Parish Meeting invitations and other post-meeting feedback. Martin Briscombe has tabulated the results: Continue reading

Planning application for 5 yurts

planning_wordcloud_150The Parish Council has received an application for 5 yurts on land at Beech Cottage, Tattershall Road, each with its own associated amenity block. Having studied the application, councillors are initially concerned about possible issues arising from it, such as parking, impact on neighbours, noise, traffic, waste and wildlife.

To view the application, visit the ELDC website here. 

You are invited to attend the next meeting of the Kirkby on Bain Parish Council to be held at at St Mary’s Church, at which this application will be considered. The meeting is on November 12 and it starts at 7.00 pm. Meanwhile, if you have concerns about the application you can post a comment directly by registering on the ELDC comment page.

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