Old Luce Community Council Meeting
8 p.m. Monday 2nd
Fred Murray Chairman Derek Sloan Treasurer
Ian Paterson Vice Chairman Robert Higgins Secretary
Committee: Elizabeth Innes,
Joan Miskimmins, Gogie McKinstry, Diane Lowe. Irene Wilmont and Caroline
Jim McClung- Gave brief synopsis of remit of Small Housing Trust (to be invited in coming months).
Police Business: PC Allison –
on holiday. No reports.
of picnic table at Whitefield Loch to be reported by Secretary.
10/04/16 one male was arrested and appeared at Stranraer Sheriff Court for:
Theft by house breaking, theft of a motor vehicle, driving without a licence and insurance. Apologies for not sending you
a report yesterday.
Minutes Previous Meeting: Prop: D Sloan Sec: D Lowe AGREED
2. Matters Arising: Representation sent to Scottish Government re. the future catchment area be delineated.
Acknowledged but no further information to date. Queen’s birthday medals delivered to school.
Lorry Park access: On-site
meeting still to be arranged, Secretary will again write to DGC officer.
3. Correspondence: Letter from Glenluce Primary staff requesting support for 50th Anniversary.
£500 Agreed. Letter from Youth Club re trip and scooter event at Glenluce Sports. Advised by CH that trip funding
covered, further discussion with Sports Committee re. event required. This will come back to a future meeting. From DGC
re Dissolution of some Community Councils. Failure to adhere to regulations on formation. Does not affect Old Luce. No
further action agreed.
4. Development Trust report:
Chairman reported on the very successful public meeting with around 60 attendees, many signing up as potential members. Three
speakers; Mike Lane CC, Drew Sloan Old Luce Trust and Catherine McWilliam from DTAS (Development Trust set up Assistance)
gave excellent presentations for information of those present.
Report: Advised that his annual report would be ready for the next meeting.
100 Club February: Drawn by 1) C Heron 2) I Wilmont 3)
Robert Rankin Jnr. £50 Robert Higgins and £100 June McKinstry.
AOCB: Flower Tubs; Chairman has all but 1 cleaned and
ready. Dunragit to be checked. E Innes will again do plant order with Homes & Gardens, £250 allowed. Members
requested – no marigolds this year. Sunday 10.30 am on 29th May for member attendance to set up and layout
Member requested Secretary
write to planning officers for an explanation of “right to view” – aspect in planning terms.
Treasurer raised the provision of a bird hide
by the Fishing Club at Whitefield Loch and their request that Old Luce CC undertake the long term maintenance. Proposed by
D Sloan and seconded by G McKinstry. Agreed.
NOTE: Development Trust meeting 7pm on the 5th instant, in the Church Hall as Election
in Public Hall. Post Office also due to open that day but may be Monday for same reason.
Next Meeting Monday 4th July, 2016 @ 8PM in Glenluce Public hall.