News & Minutes
Draft Minutes for Fossoway and District Community Council (FDCC) meeting
Tuesday 6th September 2022, Moubray Hall, Powmill
Attending: Community councillors (CCllrs) Sarah Bruce-Jones, Angus Cheape, Trudy Duffy, Nicola Marchant and Assoc. Community CCllr Carol Farquar; Perth & Kinross (P&K) Councillors (Clr) Richard Watters and 13 members of the public. Emma Irons & Megan Adam from Police Scotland (for their agenda item only).
Apologies: CCllrs Graham Pye; Faiza Hansraj-Jackson; Clrs William Robertson, David Cuthbert, Neil Freshwater
Declarations of interest: None
Discussions with police
Minutes of the previous meeting: The minutes of the previous meeting were reviewed and signed off with the following amendment – Seamab school name to be included in the statement regarding the Rumbling Bridge incident. Also the location of the meeting on the minutes was incorrect.
Anti-social behaviour Fossoway Primary School: CCllr Duffy had a brief meeting with Paula Woods, the new Headteacher of Fossoway Primary School. The concerns regarding noise from the use of the basketball court were discussed and the Headteacher will convene a meeting as soon as possible. MoP said that their children were regularly ejected from the school playground during the daytime by a resident. The MoP has complained about the behaviour of the resident towards the children. It was agreed that children do need a safe place to play. Safer Communities stated that basketball and associated noise is the main issue.
There are currently four open consultations from PKC, SG and Police Scotland which the community is welcome to comment on, details below:
Perth & Kinross Local Housing Strategy 2022-27: Draft Vision, Priorities and Actions: https://consult.pkc.gov.uk/communities/perth-kinross-local-housing-strategy-2022-27/ Closes 9th September 2022.
Scottish Biodiversity Strategy 2022: https://consult.gov.scot/environment-forestry/scottish-biodiversity-strategy-2022/ Closes 12th September 2022.
Land reform in a net zero nation: https://www.gov.scot/publications/land-reform-net-zero-nation-consultation-paper/ Closes 25th September 2022.
Gypsy Traveller Guidance: Gypsy/Traveller Site Standards - Perth & Kinross Council Citizen Space - Citizen Space (pkc.gov.uk). Closes 2nd October 2022. The Gypsy/ Traveller Site Standards guidance note provides guidance on how applications for private permanent sites or short/seasonal stay sites can address Policy 21 in Local Development Plan 2.
Managed for Wildlife Trials 2022: https://consult.pkc.gov.uk/communities/managed-for-wildlife/ Closes 31st October 2022.
Community Council Business
P&K Councillors’ Reports
22/01432/FLL | Extension to dwellinghouse, erection of garage and formation of steps | 6 Drummond Park Crook of Devon Kinross KY13 0UX. This is currently a single storey house where the applicant is proposing to rearrange the ground floor and build into the attached garage as well as extend out the back. A new separate garage will also be built.
22/00498/LBC | Alterations | The Old Coach House Lendrick Muir Rumbling Bridge Kinross KY13 0QA
22/01111/FLL | Alterations and extension to dwellinghouse | Sheil Briglands Rumbling Bridge Kinross KY13 0PS
Matters Arising with no update since last meeting: Fossoway and District Community Council Benefit Fund, War Memorial
Draft Agenda for Next CC Meeting: Declarations of Interest,** Community Policing, Minutes of last meeting. Matters arising: Access to Cash in Kinross, Community Development Trust, Fossoway Area Transport, A977 Mitigation, Crook Moss, Carnbo Speeding. Speedwatch, Kinross Area Committee. PKC Councillors’ Reports, Planning, Correspondence, AOCB
AGM and Regular meeting: Crook of Devon village hall on 4th October 7.30pm. All welcome!
Correspondence received August 2022
|03/08/22||Tam Carroll||Complaint against CClrs|
|04/08/22||Roddy Ross PKC||Fossoway school Playground – meeting|
|04/08/22||Mike Barnacle||Copy of response from PKC on Establishment and Expansion of Gypsy sites within Loch Leven Catchment Crook Moss and Greenacres|
|05/08/22||Debra Gilkison||Consultation Document on short Lets|
|08/08/22||Fossoway Gathering||Confirmation of space|
|09/08/22||Funding Scotland||Funding Updates|
|10/08/22||Colin Klippen||Photo of children on roof of school|
|10/08/22||Communities CDS||Gypsy Travellers Site Guidance Consultation document on draft planning guidance|
|10/08/22||CDS Community Council Team||Online Public Consultation of Draft Local HS|
|10/08/22||Police Scotland||Commanders Bulletin|
|11/08/22||PKC||Documents for next Kinross-shire Local area Committee|
|13/08/22||CDS Community Councils||Gannochy Trust New Grant Strategy|
|15/08/22||PKC Planning||Planning Update|
|16/08/22||Funding Scotland||Funding Update|
|17/08/22||Katherine Wallace||Complaint from parent about adult behaviour towards children in school playground|
|18/08/22||PKC||Notice of Community Council Elections Thursday 3 November|
|19/08/22||CDS Community Councils||SCVO Community Learning & Development Device Fund|
|19/08/22||PKC||Information on Waste & Recycling during strike action|
|19/08/22||HSCP Community engagement||Community engagement News|
|19/08/22||Paula Woods Fossoway PS HT||Proposal for meeting of relevant persons to discuss issue of school playground behaviour out of hours|
|22/08/22||Members of Kinross-shire Local Area Committee||Discussions on use of Kinross Common Good Fund following KLAC meeting|
|23/08/22||Funding Scotland||Funding Updates|
|23/08/22||CDS CC||Information on Cycling UKs Shift Funding Programme open to organisations in Scotland including CCs|
|24/08/22||Fiona Watt||Dates and places for meetings|
|24/08/22||Janice Long MOP||Request for contact details for Community Police|
|24/08/22||Fiona @ ICS.AI||Information on Microsoft AI assistants|
|24/08/22||Michael Glencorse||Provost Office Invitation to common Good Dedication Sunday 11 September|
|26/08/22||Cllr Willie Robertson||Information on support and advice available during Cost of Living Crisis|
|27/08/22||KALC||Draft Minutes from Meeting on 18 august|
|29/08/22||PKC||Community Council elections 3rd November Nominations Open|
|29/08/22||PKC||CC Elections, AGMs and accounts|
|30/08/22||Nicola Lindsay||Kinross shire & Glenfarg Updates|
|01/09/22||Police Scotland||Area Commanders Bulletin|