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Minutes – Town Council Meeting 20th April 2021

Minutes for an Extra-Ordinary Meeting of the Burgh le Marsh Town Council

Tuesday 20th April 2021 at 7.00 pm. 

Remote Meeting.

 Present: Chairman: Cllr Neil Cooper, Cllr Pauline Cooper, Cllr Jim Moss, Cllr Mike Greenhalgh, Cllr Pat Phillips.   Clerk: Kelly Stevenson

 Public:           No public.

291.21 Receive apologies.

Apologies were received and accepted from Cllr Sue Blackburn and Cllr L Broomfield. Cllr Ricky Gandecha, Cllr Colin Wright, and Cllr Andy Cooper did not attend.

292.21  Pursuant to the Localism Act 2011 receive declarations of interest and requests for dispensation.  


293.21  Consider and Review requirements for the Glebe Rise Cemetery. (see appendix 1)

Council noted the administration requirements.

After discussion it was Resolved by all that further information would be useful from the Village Church.

It was there Resolved to contact the Village Church to arrange a meeting to discuss the number of burials over approximately the last 15 years and the current vacant capacity at the Church Cemetery.

It was Resolved for Cllr Neil Copper and Cllr Mike Greenhalgh to represent the council at a meeting with Church representatives and report back at a future Town Council Meeting.

ACTION: The Clerk to arrange a remote meeting with two Council representatives and Church representatives to discuss the number of past burials and vacant capacity.    The outcome to be reported at a  future full Town Council Meeting.

There being no further business the meeting closed at 7.25 pm


20 Apr 2021


Full Council

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