Declarations

Declarations of interest

 Declarations

Meeting:  Tuesday, 3rd November, 2020 6.00 pm - Planning Committee

A1 19/02102/FUL: Erection of three detached dwellings and three double garages (one attached and two detached) with associated access, landscaping and drainage


Meeting:  Tuesday, 1st December, 2020 6.00 pm - Planning Committee

A1 20/00330/FULM: Hybrid planning application seeking outline permission (access) for up to 3000m2 of B1, B2 or B8 floorspace. Full planning consent for 3 employment units (B1, B2) with associated access, structural landscaping engineering and drainage works

  • Councillor Dave Bigby - Lobbied without influence - By residents, through Councillor E Allman at the Technical Briefing.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 13th January, 2021 6.00 pm - Planning Committee

A1 19/00652/FULM: Hybrid planning application for redevelopment of the site comprising: Outline application (all matters reserved) for the erection of Class B8 distribution unit(s) and ancillary offices (B1a), service yards and HGV parking, fuel and wash facilities, vehicular and cycle parking, gatehouse(s) and security facilities, plant, hard and soft landscaping including boundary treatments and retaining walls, pedestrian and cycling infrastructure, internal roads, and foul and surface water drainage infrastructure. Full application for site clearance works (including removal of railway, existing trees/hedgerows and existing hardstanding), access from (and alterations to) Corkscrew Lane, brook diversion and crossings, earthworks and structural landscaping (including boundary treatments), associated utilities infrastructure, surface water drainage outfall, and construction access and compounds

  • Councillor Dave Bigby - Pecuniary - As he had objected to the appliaction in a personal capacity before being appointed to the Planning Committee.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 13th January, 2021 6.00 pm - Planning Committee

A3 20/01401/FUL: Change of use from residential dwelling (Use Class C3) to children's carehome (Use Class C2)


Meeting:  Wednesday, 27th January, 2021 6.00 pm - Local Plan Committee

6. Local Plan Review – Employment Land Requirements

  • Councillor Dave Bigby - Non Pecuniary - He had commented on the Local Plan Review during the public consultation process prior to him becoming an Elected Member but had come to the meeting with an open mind.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 27th January, 2021 6.00 pm - Local Plan Committee

7. Local Plan Review – Retail Capacity Study Update

  • Councillor Dave Bigby - Non Pecuniary - He had commented on the Local Plan Review during the public consultation process prior to him becoming an Elected Member but had come to the meeting with an open mind.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 27th January, 2021 6.00 pm - Local Plan Committee

5. Local Plan Review - Housing Requirements

  • Councillor Dave Bigby - Non Pecuniary - He had commented on the Local Plan Review during the public consultation process prior to him becoming an Elected Member but had come to the meeting with an open mind.

Meeting:  Tuesday, 9th February, 2021 6.00 pm - Planning Committee

A1 19/01496/OUTM: Development of up to 92,500 sq m GIA of storage and distribution units (B8), industrial units (B2) and light industrial units (B1c); service yards and parking areas; new vehicular accesses off Trent Lane / Station Road and Ryecroft Road with associated earthworks, drainage and attenuation features and other associated works (outline, all matters reserved except for the principal means of vehicular access to the site).


Meeting:  Tuesday, 13th April, 2021 6.00 pm - Planning Committee

A1 19/02453/FULM: Demolition of existing care home and redevelopment of site to erect a new secure residential institution care facility (use class C2A secure hospital) with parking


Meeting:  Wednesday, 26th May, 2021 6.00 pm - Local Plan Committee

5. Local Plan Review: Policy Options for EC2(2). Start Up Workspace and Local Employment

  • Councillor Dave Bigby - Non Pecuniary - Previously publically stated opinions on Planning Policy EC2(2) but was considering the item with an open mind.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 2nd June, 2021 6.00 pm - Planning Committee

A1 20/00316/OUTM: Demolition of existing structures and the erection of new building to accommodate up to 78,967sqm of storage and distribution (Use Class B8) and ancillary office (Use Class B1) floorspace, with associated infrastructure including access, parking, servicing and landscaping (outline - all matters other than part access reserved)

  • Councillor Dave Bigby - Non Pecuniary - He had expressed concerns previously about the Council's employment land planning policies but he had come to the meeting with an open mind on the application.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 7th July, 2021 6.00 pm - Local Plan Committee

3. Public Question and Answer Session


Meeting:  Thursday, 2nd September, 2021 6.00 pm - Planning Committee

A1 19/01496/OUTM: Development of up to 92,500 sq m GIA of storage and distribution units (B8), industrial units (B2) and light industrial units (B1c); service yards and parking areas; new vehicular accesses off Trent Lane / Station Road and Ryecroft Road with associated earthworks, drainage and attenuation features and other associated works (outline, all matters reserved except for the principal means of vehicular access to the site).


Meeting:  Tuesday, 7th September, 2021 6.30 pm - Council

15. Disposal of NWLDC Land Holding in Cropston Drive/Waterworks Road

  • Councillor Dave Bigby - Non Pecuniary - “I am here tonight to contribute to the debate on the Capital Programme and a confidential item in relation to Cropston Drive/Waterworks Road. Item 15 – Waterworks Road/Cropston Drive – to consider the recommendations from Cabinet and the proposed method of disposal. Item 11 – the Capital Programme Update, which references the Marlborough Centre in the Regenerating Coalville section of the report - to make a decision on the budget for the project. The recommendations are set out in the reports on the agenda. I note that both of these reports have been considered by the Cabinet and Scrutiny before this evening. I recognise that as a member of the Planning Committee, I may be asked to determine a planning application in relation to these sites through that committee at a later date. In the event that I participate in that decision-making process, I will do so with my planning hat on and having regard to all the advice and material before me at that time and having regard to the discussion and debate at that meeting. I will not let my participation tonight predetermine any decision I may make at that Planning Committee. My comments tonight will be to inform Council to make a decision on the recommendations in the reports. In the event that I participate in the decision-making process at Planning Committee, I will be making my own decision on the matter before me at that time”.

Meeting:  Tuesday, 7th September, 2021 6.30 pm - Council

11. Capital Programme Update

  • Councillor Dave Bigby - Non Pecuniary - “I am here tonight to contribute to the debate on the Capital Programme and a confidential item in relation to Cropston Drive/Waterworks Road. Item 15 – Waterworks Road/Cropston Drive – to consider the recommendations from Cabinet and the proposed method of disposal. Item 11 – the Capital Programme Update, which references the Marlborough Centre in the Regenerating Coalville section of the report - to make a decision on the budget for the project. The recommendations are set out in the reports on the agenda. I note that both of these reports have been considered by the Cabinet and Scrutiny before this evening. I recognise that as a member of the Planning Committee, I may be asked to determine a planning application in relation to these sites through that committee at a later date. In the event that I participate in that decision-making process, I will do so with my planning hat on and having regard to all the advice and material before me at that time and having regard to the discussion and debate at that meeting. I will not let my participation tonight predetermine any decision I may make at that Planning Committee. My comments tonight will be to inform Council to make a decision on the recommendations in the reports. In the event that I participate in the decision-making process at Planning Committee, I will be making my own decision on the matter before me at that time”.

Meeting:  Wednesday, 8th September, 2021 6.00 pm - Local Plan Committee

7. Blackfordby Neighbourhood Plan

  • Councillor Dave Bigby - Non Pecuniary - As members of Ashby Town Council who had contributed to the production of the plan.

Meeting:  Tuesday, 5th October, 2021 6.00 pm - Planning Committee

A1 19/01961/FULM: Hybrid planning application for development of the site comprising: full application for the change of use of land for use as a caravan site as defined by S336 of the Town and Country Planning Act, together with associated works. Outline application for the erection of associated restaurant/bar/shop and office (access only)