Agenda January 2022

Welcoming the members back for 2022: Newtongrange Community Council consider the main aims & objectives of the year ahead. 


7.00pm-9.00pm Tuesday 25th January 2022

Online and by phone- all welcome as always, fill in the event form to receive live link

  1. Welcome and apologies 
    1. Any member updates – news and activity 
  2. Previous Meeting (November 2020) Approval/ Matters Arising
  3. Police Report – RA chased 22/01/22
  4. Newtongrange Development Trust – review of last meeting (Jeremy/Linda/June/Andrew)
    1. Jubilee tree planting @ church event (June)
    2. Next Development trust meeting – strategy meet?
  5. Correspondence
    1. Active travel survey meeting  10 February at 7pm.
    2. Queen’s Platinum Jubilee commemorative items/ beacon trail
    3. Elize & Shona – 5-11 Murderdean Road
  6. Community resilience ideas 
    1. Planters is a good thing to follow up, something positive for spring – Fiona
  7. 2022-23 Year Aims for NCC– On agenda for reference during wider discussion – opportunity to review and note early thoughts for the year.
    1. Protecting and improving services:
      1. Any development regarding Newtongrange Park & parking (June)
      2.  Issue with roundabout/small car park at foot of Newtongrange (Linda)
      3. Research Study for care in later life (Liz)
      4. Noticeboard – Funded by the MFCC/NCC we may need to keep the wheels turning on this and see if we can get that Park entry board in place asap (John)
    2. The Newtongrange Masterplan: ensuring community development remains at its heart and engaging business and the village in its progress
      1. NDT meeting update from Fiona Clandillon, MC (Andrew)
    3. Engaging the community: positive solutions for inclusivity, village pride and achievement.
      1. QUEEN’S PLATINUM JUBILEE – BEACON – Ron Campbell correspondence (JA)
  8. Reports
    1. Councillor’s – attending councillors – (brief overview of findings about how to manage without representation) Midlothian Council update?
    2. Treasurer’s (John)
    3. MFCC (Andrew) 
    4. Springfield – Andrew (Latest development)
  9. Any Other Business
  10. Date and Venue of next meeting
    • Tuesday,  22nd February  
    • Zoom and ?


Ross Anderson

Ross Anderson

I'm involved with the Newtongrange Community Council because I want to help preserve the unique heritage, character & facilities of the village.

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