Agenda and minutes

Hinckley Area Committee - Wednesday, 21 September 2022 6.30 pm

Venue: De Montfort Suite, Hinckley Hub. View directions

Contact: Rebecca Owen  Democratic Services Manager

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Apologies for absence


Apologies for absence were submitted on behalf of Councillors Cope and Gibbens.


Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 118 KB

To confirm the minutes of the previous meeting.



It was moved by Councillor Bray, seconded by Councillor Nichols and


RESOLVED – the minutes of the meeting held on 2 March be confirmed and signed by the chairman.


Declarations of interest

To receive verbally from Members any disclosures which they are required to make in accordance with the Council’s Code of Conduct or in pursuance of Section 106 of the Local Government Finance Act 1992. This is in addition to the need for such disclosure to be also given when the relevant matter is reached on the agenda.


No interests were declared.


Ashby Road Cemetery drainage


Members were provided with an update on flooding at Ashby Road Cemetery.


LCC wildflower verge scheme


The committee was informed of discussions held by Leicestershire County Council in relation to wildflower verges. It had been noted that urban verges weren’t well suited to wildflower growth but it had been agreed that wildflowers would be increased on the council’s green spaces including Derby Road corner.


Green Space Delivery Plan


It was reported that the next green space delivery plan was being drafted and members were asked to submit any suggested schemes by 30 September.