Parish Council Notes – March 2009

These notes are highlights from the minutes of the Parish Council Meeting on 2nd February 2009 and will be published in the Parish Magazine in March 2009.


The Mistal, Bleach House Farm

Notification has been received for an application for a Lawful Development Certificate to retain a dwelling with garage and store.

Heath Cottage, Mill Lane

Notification has been received for a planning application for a single storey rear extension.


Both these applications will be discussed and available for inspection at the next parish council meeting on Monday 2nd March 2009.


LDF Published Inspector’s Report

The Independent Inspector has published her report on the Harrogate LDF Core Strategy.  The Parish Council has obtained two copies – please contact Becky or Mark if you would like to read it.  It is also available on the Harrogate website at

Waste Management Training

North Yorkshire Waste Partnership are delivering a series of training sessions to reduce the amount of food waste sent to landfill and to promote the national Love Food Hate Waste campaign.  The Harrogate training session run by environmental charity Waste Watch, will be held on 10th March 2009 from 6.30 to 8.30pm and dinner will be provided.  Anyone interested should contact or call 01609 535204.


Village Greens

We would like to advise residents that the village greens are for recreational use only.   It is an offence to drive a car on the green and persons doing so are liable for damage and any costs incurred.



The Parish Council have a website which we welcome you to look at:, it holds information such as contacts, the latest published minutes, useful website links and a seasonal photo of Burton Leonard.  If you would like a page on our website specifically for your club or society please contact the clerk.


Next meeting

The next meeting will be held in St Leonard’s Hall on Monday 2nd March at 7:30pm.


The Clerk is Rebecca Coates, 3 Burnett Close, 677963,