Agenda for the Conservation meeting of 2012-02-20 (Monday) at 19:30 in the Stocks 

(This agenda was modified on 2012-02-19. To add to, or comment on this agenda, email Jim on . This and previous agendas and minutes can be found at

a.    Welcome to Members, New Members, and Visitors.
b.    Registration of any Apologies.
c.    Acceptance or amendments to the Minutes of the previous meeting.
  1. Whether to continue putting copies of the minutes on, to delay publication after their approval at the following meeting, or not to publish them at all.

  2. Preparations for the official opening of the Industrial Heritage Board at 11:00 on 2012-03-24 (Saturday), and positioning of distribution boxes for its complementary leaflet.
  3. Discussions of the possibility of funding new "boundary markers", "mileposts", or "welcome signs".
x.   discussion on new planning applications (See "Planning Applications" below).
y.   Any other business.
z.   Date of the next meeting.

Communications received (E.g. on ).

  • The owner of the old Methodist Chapel told us that he thought thieves had tried to remove lead from the roof, and has started work to secure the building and its grounds, and start the renovations.
  • Sheffield City Council are proposing to reduce their �2.2 million "Discretionary Budget" by 10%. This includes replacing the "small grants pot" with a "central pot", and reducing the current 10 Safer Neighbourhood Officers to 6 (full time equivalents) - comments to Joy Taylor by 2012-02-24.
  • Voluntary Groups and small businesses are being offered 2 free bicycle stands�.

Information watch

  • Mobile speed cameras� will be in operation this week on Chapeltown Rd., Ecclesfield and Wordsworth Avenue.
  • .There is a Police Safer Neighbourhood Team Community Meeting for Ecclesfield and Parson Cross in the TARA building in Unity Gardens on Wednesday 2012-03-07 at 18:00.
  • The next meeting of the Northern Community Assembly is on 2012-03-27 at 128:30 at Lomas Hall, Church Street Stannington.
  • If anybody from our group attended the meeting regarding traffic on the Wheel/Wheel Lane on 2012-02-07 at Whitely Cricket Club, then members would be interested in the outcome.
  • There is a Nature Watch Event starting at the Bandstand with craft activities for children in Chapeltown Park on 2012-02-265 (Saturday) at 10:00.
  • Anybody is welcome to look at and comment on a possible copyright policy, before it is put to the vote, at a future meeting.

Planning Applications

Date Received
Date Validated
     -----------Proposal----------      ----Status-----

12/00432/FUL 08/02/2012 08/02/2012 Smithy Wood Business Parks Development LLP 4 Cowley Way Sheffield, Sheffield S35 1QP Application under Sec 73 to alter condition No. 1 (development in accordance with approved documents... Pending Consideration
Mentions "ancillary offices and amenity facilities, and the addition of windows", but I can't see the original "condition 1", probably since the application referred to is dated 2004

12/00376/ADV 03/02/2012 03/02/2012 Rollem Patent Products Ltd 80 - 82 The Common Sheffield S35 9WN 2 illuminated name signs and 1 illuminated post mounted sign Pending Consideration
Three signs, one of which is an ALDI sign at the entrance spanning two 6.4 meter high poles, double sided and side-on to the road

11/03799/ADVRG3 28/11/2011 25/01/2012 Traffic Island At Nether Lane And Smithy Wood Drive Sheffield S35 9ZX Three non illuminated Sheffield in Bloom signs Pending Consideration
Yellow artwork surrounded by white text on black background, saying "Sheffield in BLOOM" / "Europe in Bloom - Gold Medalist"

12/00077/TEL 12/01/2012 16/01/2012 Land At High Street, Near Junction With Greaves Road Ecclesfield Sheffield S35 9UD Siting of telecommunications cabinet (Application for determination whether approval required for si... Pending Consideration
Grey/Green Box approximately 1 metre high on Greaves Road, opposite to Ecclesfield in Bloom's planter, and just behind the existing planter and "Greaves Road" sign (to provide
high speed broadband �)

12/00075/TEL 11/01/2012 16/01/2012 Land Opposite Junction With St Mary's Lane Church Street Ecclesfield Sheffield S35 9WE Siting of telecommunications cabinet (Application for determination if approval required for siting ... Pending Consideration
Grey/Green Box approximately 1 metre high (3' 3"), and 574 mm (1' 11") deep. (I wonder how much this cuts down the width of the footpath)

(To see the documents, click on�, Click [Application Search], Enter the Application Reference above, then [Search], then the "Click to view" arrow, then "Associated Documents > View associated documents".)
All the above were found using Ward = "East Ecclesfield", Parish = "Ecclesfield Parish Council", "Validated from" = 12/11/2011  to 13/01/2012

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