Suffolk Village of the Year 2023

Extraordinary Parish Council Meeting

February 12, 2019 @ 19:30 – 21:30
Cockfield Village Hall

Members of the Council:

You are hereby summoned to the Extraordinary Meeting of the Parish Council which will be held in the Village Hall on Tuesday 12 Febuary 2019 at 7.30pm for the purpose of transacting the business below.

Members of the public:

Members of the public are welcome to attend and may address the Council, during the Public Participation Session, Item 4 on the agenda.

Reporting on Meetings

Except where members of the public have been excluded due to the confidential nature of the business, any person may film, photograph, audio record or use social media to report on meetings of the Council, including any public comment and/or questions. Would any person intending to report please give notice before the start of the meeting to the Clerk or Chairman of the Council to enable reasonable facilities to be afforded.


1. To receive any apologies for absence.

2. To receive, from Members, any declarations of interest in items on the agenda in accordance with the Council’s Code of Conduct.

3. To approve the minutes of the Ordinary Meeting of the Parish Council held on 17 January 2019.

4. Public Participation Session: (15 minutes).

5. Planning:

5.1 To consider any applications received:

DC/19/00296 – Full Planning Application – Change of use of agricultural building to 1no. dwelling: Little Close, Old Hall Lane, Cockfield, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP30 0LQ

5.2 To note any applications considered, the deadlines for which were in advance of this meeting including:


5.3 To note any Babergh DC planning permissions/refusals received including:

DC/18/05346 – Planning Application: Erection of 2 No. 2 Bedroom Holiday lets, parking area, improvements to existing access, installation of sewage treatment plant & landscaping. Restoration of airfield building and creation of museum room within. Airfield Barns, Bury Road, Alpheton, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP30 0LG. Planning Permission has been Granted

DC/18/05347 – Planning Application: Conversion and extension of barn to dwelling. Creation of new vehicular access, sewage treatment plant & landscaping. Erection of cart lodge in position of former barn footprint. Midway Farm Barn, Bury Road, Shimpling, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP30 0LG. Planning Permission has been Granted

DC/18/04398 – Full Planning Application – Erection of 1no. dwelling and creation of new vehicular access. 1 Willow Bridge Cottages, Willow Bridge, Cockfield, Bury St Edmunds Suffolk IP30 0JA. Planning Permission has been Refused

DC/18/01724 – Full Planning Application. Erection of 1 No. dwelling and cart lodge
Land South of Birds Lane, Cockfield. Planning Permission has been Refused

DC/18/00474 – Discharge of Conditions. Application for Condition 7 (Archaeological
Works). Land To The South Of Water End Cottage, Cross Green, Cockfield, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 0LG. Approved Condition 7

6. Next Meeting:
The next Ordinary Meeting of the Parish Council will be Thursday 28 February 2019 in the Village Hall beginning at 7.30pm.

Parish Clerk: Steve Ball, Proper Officer of the Council
Address: Green Ridge, Howe Lane, Cockfield, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 0HA
Tel: 01284 828987
Published: 6th February 2019


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