Planning Committee

All members of the Parish Council sit on the Planning Committee. The Parish Council are consultees on all planning applications and provide a response to Newcastle Borough Council Planning Department , which will either be “No objection” to the application or an objection with the reason for the objections stated. These comments are minuted at each full Parish Council meeting.

The Council has a Strategic Planning Group that meets when required to discuss major applications.
Members include:
Cllr L Gibson
Cllr E Martin
Cllr A Swetman
Cllr J Vallings

Cllr R Salmons
Members of the public can be co-opted