Marple Area Committee
Wednesday, 6th November, 2019 6.00 pm

Venue: Main Hall - Marple Senior Citizen's Hall

Contact: Stephen Fox  (0161 474 3206)


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Minutes pdf icon PDF 210 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 25 September 2019.

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Declarations of Interest

Councillors and officers to declare any interests which they have in any of the items on the agenda for the meeting.

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Urgent Decisions

To report any urgent action taken under the Constitution since the last meeting of the Committee.

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Community Engagement Agenda Items

During consideration of the agenda items below, members of the public are welcome to engage with Councillors and Officers and contribute to any discussions.

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Community Engagement

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Chair's Announcements

To receive any announcements from the Chair about local community events or issues.

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Public Question Time

Members of the public are invited to put questions to the Chair of the Area Committee on any matters within the powers and duties of the Area Committee, subject to the exclusions set out in the Code of Practice (Questions must be submitted prior to the commencement of the meeting on the cards provided. These are available the meeting. You can also submit via the Council’s website at

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Public Realm

The local Public Realm Inspector will attend the meeting to provide an update on matters raised at the last committee meetings. Councillors and Members of the public are invited to raise issues affecting local environmental quality.

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To receive petitions from members of the public and community groups.

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Open Forum

In accordance with the Code of Practice no organisation has indicated that they wished to address the Area Committee as part of the Open Forum arrangements.

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Area Flexibility Funding

There are no funding applications to consider

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Executive Business

During consideration of the agenda items below, the participation and contribution from members of the public is at the discretion of the Chair.

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Park Use Application - Middlewood Way Half Marathon - 16 February 2020 pdf icon PDF 199 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director for Place Management & Regeneration.


The report details an application received on behalf of Crazy Legs Events to hold their annual half-marathon on Sunday, 16 February 2020 that will be run along the Middlewood Way in Stockport.


The Area Committee is recommended to grant the appliction subject to all appropriate paperwork and licences being submitted prior to the event.


Officer Contact: Wayne Bardsley on 0161 474 2588 or email:

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High Lane

This item has been placed on the agenda at the request of Councillor Thornley.

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Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 202 KB

To consider a report of the Democratic Services Manager.


The report provides an update on progress since the last meeting on decisions taken by the Area Committee and details the current position on area flexibility funding. The report also includes the current position on the highway and traffic management delegated budget.


The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.


Officer contact: Damian Eaton on 0161 474 3207 or email:

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Non-Executive Business

During consideration of the agenda items below, the participation and contribution of members of the public is strictly restricted to registered speakers only.

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Development Applications

There are no development applications to consider.

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Planning Appeals, Enforcement Appeals and Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 46 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.


The report summarises recent appeal decisions, lists current planning appeals and dates for local enquiries and informal hearings, progress on authorised enforcement action set out by area committee.


The Area Committee is requested to note the report.


Officer Contact: Vicki Bates on Tel: 0161 474 3183 or email:

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