Agenda

Bramhall & Cheadle Hulme South Area Committee
Thursday, 30th January, 2020 6.30 pm

Venue: Bramhall Village Club, Melbourne Road, Bramhall. View directions

Contact: Damian Eaton  (0161 474 3207)

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 156 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 5 December 2019.

2.

Declarations of Interest

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

3.

Urgent Decisions

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

4.

Community Engagement

4.(i)

Chair's Announcements

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

4.(ii)

Neighbourhood Policing

Councillors and members of the public are invited to raise ‘Neighbourhood Policing’ issues with the local Neighbourhood Policing Team.

4.(iii)

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 www.stockport.gov.uk/publicquestions.

4.(iv)

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.

4.(v)

Petitions

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

4.(vi)

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.

4.(vii)

Area Flexibility Funding

To consider any applications for Area Flexibility Funding or to receive feedback from organisations who have received funding.

Non-Executive Business

5.

Development Applications pdf icon PDF 65 KB

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

 

(a)

To consider the development applications where members of the public have attended the meeting in order to speak or hear the Area Committee’s deliberations.

 

(b)

To consider the remaining development applications.

 

(c)

To consider consultations (if any) received by the Corporate Director on any planning issues relevant to the Bramhall & Cheadle Hulme South area.

 

The following development applications will be considered by the Area Committee:-

5.(i)

DC074708 - Former Hulme Hall School, 75 Hulme Hall Road, Cheadle Hulme pdf icon PDF 574 KB

Demolition of existing structures and construction of 37 residential dwellings (24 houses, 13 apartments in Use Class C3), access improvements, car parking and associated landscaping.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Planning & Highways Regulation Committee grants planning permission.

 

Officer contact: Jane Chase on 0161 474 3550 or email: jane.chase@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

5.(ii)

DC075538 - Moorend Golf Range, 181 Woodford Road, Bramhall pdf icon PDF 294 KB

Demolition of existing club house/driving range buildings and erection of eight dwellings with associated landscaping, parking and access.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Planning & Highways Regulation Committee grants planning permission.

 

Officer contact: Jane Chase on 0161 474 3550 or email: jane.chase@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

6.

Planning Appeals, Enforcement Appeals & Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 105 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; informal hearings for planning appeals, and enforcement action within the Bramhall & Cheadle Hulme South Area Committee area.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Vicki Bates on 474 3219 or email: vicki.bates@stockport.gov.uk

Executive Business

7.

Mayor’s Cycling and Walking Challenge Fund – A555 Community Links pdf icon PDF 196 KB

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

 

The report details the results of a consultation on the Mayor’s Challenge Fund proposal for five new links which are proposed between the existing multi user path along the A555 and residential areas, schools, retail and employment areas in Bramhall, Heald Green, Cheadle Hulme and Hazel Grove. The proposals include the conversion of existing Public Right of Way footpaths to bridleways, the creation of new bridleways, segregated cycle paths along roads, conversion of a signal junction to a roundabout and the provision of a new controlled crossing at locations where routes for pedestrians and cyclists cross busy roads.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to:-

 

(1)  Consider the contents of the report, noting the results of the recent consultation exercise carried out with residents and businesses around the Cheadle Area Committee area and the Bramhall and Cheadle Hulme South Area Committee area.

 

(2)  recommend the Cabinet Member for Economy and Regeneration to approve the proposals and statutory legal advertising of the Traffic Regulation Orders associated with Links 2, 3 and 4 detailed in Appendix C to the report and, subject to no objections being received within twenty one days from the advertisement date, the Orders can be made.

 

(3)   authorise the Council to enter into a dedication agreement with private landowners to create a public right of way (bridleway) to enable the adoption by the Council and to authorise/approve the Council to designate a public right of way (bridleway) across Council land as detailed in Appendix D.

 

Officer Contact: Nick Whelan on 0161 474 4907 or email: nick.whelan@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

8.

Mayor’s Cycling and Walking Challenge Fund – Gillbent Road pdf icon PDF 194 KB

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

 

This report details a proposal for an upgrade of an existing Puffing crossing to a Parallel signal crossing and associated cycle paths at Gillbent Road, Cheadle Hulme.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Cabinet Member for Economy & Regeneration gives approval to the implementation of the scheme and the legal advertising of the traffic regulation orders contained in Appendix B, and subject to the receipt of no objections within 21 days of the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the orders.

 

Officer contact: Nick Whelan on 0161 474 4907 or email: nick.whelan@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

9.

Mayor’s Cycling and Walking Challenge Fund – Bramhall Park to A6 pdf icon PDF 459 KB

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

 

The Area Committee is requested to consider the contents of the report, noting the results of the recent consultation exercise carried out with residents and businesses around the Stepping Hill and Bramhall areas and to recommend that the Cabinet Member  for Economy & Regeneration gives approval to the proposed measures and associated traffic regulation orders.

 

The Area Committee is requested to comment on the report and recommend that the Cabinet Member  for Economy & Regeneration gives approval to the implementation of the scheme and the legal advertising of the traffic regulation orders contained in Appendix B of the report, and subject to the receipt of no objections within 21 days of the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the orders.

 

Officer contact: Nick Whelan on 0161 474 4907 or email: nick.whelan@stockport.gov.uk

 

Additional documents:

10.

Road Safety Around Schools - Norris Bank Primary School pdf icon PDF 238 KB

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

 

The report details the findings of a consultation exercise for Road Safety Around Schools in the vicinity of Nevill Road Infant & Junior Schools and to seek approval for the introduction of Traffic Regulation Orders and signing as detailed in the report.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to give approval to the proposals for Road Safety around Schools in the vicinity of Nevill Road Infant and Junior Schools as shown on the proposals plan (Drawing No. 0307/NR/003 in Appendix B) and to give approval to the legal advertising of the Traffic Regulation Orders as detailed in the report and scheduled in Appendix C and, subject to the receipt of no objections within 21 days of the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the orders.

 

Officer Contact: Gavin Lightbown on 0161 474 2079 or email: gavin.lightbown@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

11.

Hillcrest Road, Bramhall - Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) pdf icon PDF 238 KB

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

 

The report details a proposal to introduce new traffic regulation orders on Hillcrest Road, Bramhall following a request to investigate traffic issues on Hillcrest Road at the junction with Bridge Lane as it had been reported that vehicles were regularly parking on both sides of the road on Hillcrest Road close to its junction with Bridge Lane.  These parked vehicles are said to be causing an obstruction together with visibility issues for drivers negotiating the junction safely.

 

The Area Committee is requested to recommend that the Cabinet Member for Sustainable Stockport gives approval to the legal advertising of the Traffic Regulation Order (as detailed in Appendix A and B of the report) and subject to the receipt of no objections within 21 days of the advertisement date, the subsequent making of the orders at a cost of £1,010, to be funded from the Area Committee’s Delegated Budget (Cheadle Hulme South ward allocation).

 

Officer contact: Nicola Ran on 0161 474 4348 or email: nicola.ryan@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

12.

Applications for the use of Parks

To consider reports of the Corporate Director for Corporate and Support Services.

12.(i)

Parks Event Application - Duck Race & Fun Day at Bramhall Park 17th May 2020 pdf icon PDF 197 KB

The report details an application from the Bramhall & Woodford Rotary Club to hold their annual Duck Race & Family Fun Day at Bramhall Park on 17 May 2020.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant the application.

 

Officer contact: Jacky Budd on 0161 474 3332 or email: jacky.budd@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

12.(ii)

Parks Event Application - Wish Walk at Bramhall Park 3rd May 2020 pdf icon PDF 194 KB

The report details an application from the Wish Upon A Star Charity to hold a sponsored walk at Bramhall Park on 3 May 2020.

 

The Area Committee is recommended to grant the application.

 

Officer contact: Jacky Budd on 0161 474 3332 or email: jacky.budd@stockport.gov.uk

Additional documents:

13.

Progress on Area Committee Decisions pdf icon PDF 161 KB

To consider a report of the Deputy Chief Executive.

 

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: damian.eaton@stockport.gov.uk