Agenda

Petitions Committee - Wednesday, 26th January, 2022 2.00 pm

Venue: Meeting Space - Block 1, Floor 2 - County Hall. View directions

Contact: Nichola Turnbull 

Note: Guidance for Public Attendance at meetings * The meeting venue requires access to the normal workplace, so the public are asked to wear face coverings and ensure good hand hygiene. * Arrangements are in place to reserve the required number of seats for meeting participants. Members of the public must contact democraticservices@northumberland.gov.uk if they wish to attend a meeting in person and should specify which meeting. * Members of the public are only allowed entry on a first come basis where capacity allows. * Any member of the press or public may view the proceedings of this meeting live on our YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/NorthumberlandTV * Signage will be posted once the room capacity has been reached. * Standard Covid secure controls are in place to book in, ensure hand hygiene, ventilate the meeting space and ensure people comply with agreed meeting protocols. 

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

2.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 111 KB

Minutes of the meeting of the Petitions Committee, held on 28 October 2021, as circulated, to be confirmed as a true record and signed by the Chair.

3.

DISCLOSURE OF MEMBERS' INTERESTS

Unless already entered in the Council’s Register of Members’ interests, members are required to disclose any personal interest (which includes any disclosable pecuniary interest) they may have in any of the items included on the agenda for the meeting in accordance with the Code of Conduct adopted by the Council on 4 July 2012, and are reminded that if they have any personal interests of a prejudicial nature (as defined under paragraph 17 of the Code Conduct) they must not participate in any discussion or vote on the matter and must leave the room.

 

N.B.    Any member needing clarification must contact the Legal Services Manager at monitoringofficer@northumberland.gov.uk.  Please refer to the guidance on disclosures at the rear of this agenda letter.

 

 

REPORT OF THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF ADULT SOCIAL CARE AND CHILDREN’S SERVICES

4.

Petition from Hexham Living Wage Group pdf icon PDF 104 KB

To inform the Committee of a petition received from the Hexham Living Wage Group.

Additional documents:

REPORT OF THE SERVICE DIRECTOR - LOCAL SERVICES

5.

Petition - Community Campaign to Amend the Use of Military Road B6318 Junction of A68 to Heddon on the Wall pdf icon PDF 178 KB

To acknowledge receipt of the petition received by Democratic Services regarding a community campaign to amend the use of the B6318 Military Road from its junction with the A68 at Stagshaw Roundabout to Heddon-on-the-Wall.

Additional documents:

REPORT OF THE INTERIM EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF PLANNING AND LOCAL SERVICES

6.

Petition Against Inappropriate Development in Beadnell pdf icon PDF 218 KB

To acknowledge the issues raised in the petition received from residents of Beadnell in respect of inappropriate development and to agree the Council’s response.

7.

NEXT MEETING

The next meeting will take place on Thursday, 28 April 2022 at 2.00 p.m.

8.

URGENT BUSINESS (IF ANY)

To consider such other business as, in the opinion of the Chair, should, by reason of special circumstances, be considered as a matter of urgency.