Agenda Item No. 5


The Vale of Glamorgan Council


Planning Committee: 2nd October, 2014


Report of the Managing Director


Site Inspections


Purpose of the Report

1.         To note the attendance of the following Members at the sites indicated below on 4th September, 2014.


To note the report.

Reason for the Recommendation

To advise the Committee.



2.         Site inspection (a) had been requested by the Chairman of the Committee and site inspection (b) had been requested by the Planning Committee.

Relevant Issues and Options

3.         Apologies for absence were received from Councillor F.T. Johnson (Chairman) (Site (a)); Councillors J.C. Bird, Mrs. V.M. Hartrey, K. Hatton, H.J.W. James, K.P. Mahoney, A. G. Powell and M.R. Wilson.

(a)   Plots 1 and 2 Mill Lay Lane, Llantwit Major

Councillor Mrs. M.R. Wilkisnon (Vice-Chairman);

Councillors Mrs. P. Drake, J. Drysdale, G. John, A. Parker, R.A. Penrose, G. Roberts and E. Williams.

(b)   Tudor Lodge, Bonvilston

Councillor F.T. Johnson (Chairman); Councillor Mrs. M.R. Wilkinson (Vice-Chairman);

Councillors Mrs. P. Drake, J. Drysdale, R.A. Penrose and G. Roberts.


(NOTE: Councillor A. Parker declared an interest in site (a) in that he was the architect.  Councillor Parker took no part in the discussions concerning this application.)

Resource Implications (Financial and Employment)

4.         None.

Sustainability and Climate Change Implications

5.         None.

Legal Implications (to Include Human Rights Implications)

6.         None.

Crime and Disorder Implications

7.         None.

Equal Opportunities Implications (to include Welsh Language issues)

8.         None.

Corporate/Service Objectives

9.         None.

Policy Framework and Budget

10.      None.

Consultation (including Ward Member Consultation)

11.      None.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee

12.      None.

Background Papers

Reports to Planning Committee


Contact Officer

Mr. C. Hope, Democratic and Scrutiny Services Officer, Tel: 01446 709855


Officers Consulted



Responsible Officer:

Siân Davies, Managing Director