Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council

29th January 2020 Planning Committee Agenda

To: The Chairman – Cllr Andy Brewer, Cllrs Peter Clayton (Vice-Chairman), Rich Gardiner-White, Helen Groves, Sue Harvey, Bill Hancock, Louise Parkin and Nick Tolley.
You are hereby summoned to attend the next meeting of the Planning Committee to be held at 7pm on Wednesday 29th January 2020 in the Old Courthouse, Jaycroft Road, Burnham-on-Sea.

Yours sincerely

Lorna Williams
Deputy Town Clerk
24th January 2020

A public participation session will be held prior the commencement of the formal meeting. Anyone wishing to speak on any matter should give notice to the Clerk by midday on the last working day before the meeting. No resolution can be made on any matter that is not on the agenda.

Please be aware that meetings are audio recorded

  1. To receive apologies for non-attendance
  2. To receive any declarations of interest on items included on this Agenda and to note any dispensations granted.
  3. To receive and approve the minutes of the Committee meeting held on Wednesday 18th December 2019 (copy enclosed)
  4. To consider the following Planning Applications, copies of which are available
    from the Town Clerk’s office: –

11/19/112 Location: 16 Poplar Estate, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3AN
Proposal: Erection of a first floor extension over existing single storey side extension.
Case Officer: Shanta Parsons
Applicant: Mr & Mrs Eryilmaz

11/19/128 Location: Land To The North Of, Walrow, Walrow Road, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9
Proposal: Erection of 46 dwellings, formation of access and ancillary works.
Case Officer: Dawn de Vries
Applicant: Flower & Hayes Ltd.

11/19/130 Location: 2 West Avenue, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3HB
Proposal: Erection of double garage partly on site of existing single garage to be demolished
Case Officer: Shanta Parsons
Applicant: Mr Groves

11/19/132 Location: The Rosewood, Love Lane, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 1EZ
Proposal: Display of 1no. internally illuminated fascia sign, 1no. externally illuminated fascia sign, 1no. externally illuminated wall mounted sign, 2no. externally illuminated directional post sign, 1no. door plaque sign, 1no. non-illuminated welcome sign and 2no. externally illuminated double sided post signs.
Case Officer: Shanta Parsons
Applicant: Greene King Pub Company

11/19/135 Location: 137 Berrow Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2PN
Proposal: Erection of single storey extension to rear (west) elevation
Case Officer: Shanta Parsons
Applicant: Mr & Mrs Mainwaring

11/19/137 Location: 26 Golf Links Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2PW
Proposal: Erection of single storey extensions to front (south) and rear (north) elevations
Case Officer: Amelia Elvé
Applicant: Mr & Mrs Livings

11/19/138 Location: 6 Holm Close, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 1NJ
Proposal: Erection of a single storey extension to the front elevation.
Case Officer: Amelia Elvé
Applicant: Mrs Popperwell

11/19/139 Location: 11 Sutherland Avenue, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 1ND
Proposal: Demolition of existing porch and erection of a single storey extension to the side east elevation.
Case Officer: Amelia Elvé
Applicant: Mrs Smith

11/20/003 Location: 136 Stoddens Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2DE Proposal: T1 Sycamore – Reduce crown by 50% (7-8m) Thin crown by 20%. T2 Eucalyptus – Fell. T3 Sycamore – Remove ivy & reduce crown by 50% (7-8m) Thin crown by 10%. T4 & T5 Sycamores – Re-pollard to previous pruning head, remove crossing/rubbing branches. T6, T7 & T8 Sycamores – Remove crossing/rubbing branches, reduce crowns by 50% (7-8m) Thin crowns by 10-20%.
Case Officer: Janette Burton
Applicant: Mr Neilson

  1. To NOTE applications considered under delegated authority.
  2. To receive any relevant correspondence and note any items of information from the Clerk.
  3. The next meeting of this committee will be held on Monday 24th February 2020 at 7pm The Old Courthouse.

Records Retention Schedule

Financial Risk Management Policy - March 2023

Grant Application Kings Coronation Form

The Coronation of His Majesty King Charles III will take place on Saturday 6th May 2023, with an additional bank holiday on Monday 8th May 2023.

We are keen to hear from groups/organisations in Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge that are looking to celebrate the Coronation. The Town Council has £1500 available to allocate to events being organised to celebrate the Kings Coronation. The maximum grant to be allocated per event will be £500.

You must meet the following criteria for your application to be considered:

– The event will be open to all members of the public

– The event will be free of charge

– The event will take place within the Coronation weekend

– The event will take place within Burnham on Sea or Highbridge


Applications will close on Monday 6th March at midday. 

Your organisation and contact details

What happens next....
Applications will be considered at the Finance and Resources Committee Meeting on Monday 13th March 2023. You will be notified after this date whether your application has been successful.
Burnham & Highbridge Town Council takes your privacy seriously and will only use your personal information for the purposes of contacting you about this grant. The Council’s privacy notice can be found here.

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