Agenda and minutes

Plans Committee - Thursday, 17th June, 2021 5.00 pm

Venue: Victoria Room - Town Hall

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6.

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 191 KB

The Committee is asked to confirm as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 20th May 2021.

 

Minutes:

The minutes of the meeting held on 20th May 2021 were confirmed as a correct record and signed.

7.

Questions Under Committee Procedure 12.8

No questions were submitted.

Minutes:

No questions were submitted.

8.

Disclosures of Pecuniary and Personal Interests

Minutes:

The following disclosures were made:

 

(i)            by Councillor Fryer in relation to application P/20/2140/2 – she held the position of Chair of Children and Families at Leicestershire County Council.  She advised the Committee that she approached the application with an open mind.

(ii)          by Councillor Fryer in relation to application P/21/0579/2  – she was County Councillor for the area.  She had not discussed the application with anybody and advised the Committee that she approached the application with an open mind.

(iii)         by Councillor Charles in relation to application P/20/2140/2 -  he had been involved with Application and did not feel as though he could approach the application with an open mind. Therefore he advised the Committee he would not be taking part in the decision.

(iv)         by Councillor Forrest in relation to application P/21/0579/2 – she had a relative that was known to a relative of the applicant.  This was considered a remote connection and she approached the application with an open mind.

(v)          by Councillor Grimley in relation to application P/20/2140/2 – he was a County Councillor for the area.


9.

Planning Applications pdf icon PDF 94 KB

The list of planning applications to be considered at the meeting is appended.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Reports of the Head of Planning and Regeneration, setting out applications for planning permission, were submitted (items 1 to 3 in the appendix to the agenda filed with these minutes).  Additional Items reports in respect of applications P/21/0579/2, P/20/2140/2 and P/21/0487/2 were also submitted (also filed with these minutes).

 

Late representations regarding application P/20/2140/2 were received and a verbal update was given by the Principal Planning Officer.

 

The Committee was advised that there had been a late request to speak in respect of application P/20/2140/2 by Ms Nicola Evans-Ward. The Committee was asked if they were happy to let Ms Evans-Ward speak on behalf of the item and there were no objections to allowing Ms Evans-Ward to speak.

 

In accordance with the procedure for public speaking at meetings, the following objector, applicants or their representatives and representative of a parish council attended the meeting and expressed their views:

 

(i)         Dr Patrick Sims (objector), Mr Tristan John (applicant) and Councillor Bob Parks (on behalf of Quorn Parish Council) in respect of application P/21/0579/2;

(ii)        Ms Nicola Evans-Ward (objector), Mr Guy Longley (agent), Mr Alex Mclugash (on behalf of applicant) and Councillor Percy Hartshorn (on behalf of Rothley Parish Council) in respect of application P/20/2140/2;

 

In accordance with the procedure for Borough Councillors speaking at Plans Committee meetings, the following Councillors attended the meeting and expressed their views:

 

(i)         Councillor Cllr Richard Shepherd in respect of application P/21/0579/2;

(ii)        Councillor Leon Hadji-Nikolaou in respect of application P/20/2140/2;

 

RESOLVED

 

1.         that, in respect of application P/21/0579/2 (Mr Tristan John. 28-30 High Street, Quorn, Leicestershire, LE12 8DT) planning permission be granted subject to the conditions, reasons and advice notes set out in the report of the Head of Planning and Regeneration, with the amendments set out in the extras report of the Head of Planning and Regeneration;

 

2.         that, in respect of application P/20/2140/2 (Rothley Temple Estates Limited.  Land South of Farmers Way - Brookfield Road, Rothley, Leicestershire), a Section 106 agreement be entered into as set out in the report of the Head of Planning and Regeneration, following which planning permission be granted subject to the conditions, reasons and advice notes set out in the report of the Head of Planning and Regeneration;

 

3.         that, in respect of application P/21/0487/2 (Charnwood Borough Council. - Land adjacent to Nanpantan Sports Ground, Watermead Lane, Nanpantan, Loughborough, LE11 3PD), planning permission be granted subject to the conditions, reasons and advice notes set out in the report of the Head of Planning and Regeneration.


10.

List of Applications Determined under Delegated Powers pdf icon PDF 70 KB

A list of applications determined under powers delegated to officers since the last meeting is attached.

Minutes:

A list of applications determined under powers delegated to officers since the last meeting of the Committee was submitted (item 6 on the agenda filed with these minutes).