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Parish Council


The Pollington Parish Council is a pro-active organisation focussed on achieving the highest quality of life possible for all villagers.


Meetings are held once a month, usually the first or second Tuesday at 7:00 PM Pollington Parish Rooms.

Everyone is invited to attend and encouraged to put forth their opinions and comments.

The Annual Parish Meeting is held in the month of May, 7:30 PM, Parish Rooms or Village Hall.

For further information please contact the Parish Council Clerk.

Your Parish Councillors are:

  Chairman         Ken Wilson,      tel 07732 732 400

                        Tom Bayston,   tel  07836 610 945

                        Geoff Cook,      tel  07581 125 992

                        Robert Kealey,  tel  860335

                        Diane Taylor,    tel  07803 303 896

  Clerk to the Parish Council,  

                        Paul Hodgson,   tel 860485, e-mail [email protected]


Click here to see the Council's Annual Internal Audit Report 2019/20.


Updated  October 2021.



POLLINGTON PARISH COUNCIL – DRAFT minutes 1 December 2021                      5/21

 PRESENT: Crs Wilson, Bayston, Taylor.  Apols. Cr Kealey and Cook.

 MINUTES: Minutes of meeting 20 October 2021 approved.


 a. PLAYING FIELD. Still waiting for invoice for painting and repairs. Clerk reported renewing equipment inspection contract with Hags.

 b. HIGHWAYS. Standing water still a problem at 14 Gowdall Lane and Long Lane/Poplar View corner.


 d. SCHOOL. Awaiting developments.

 e. CRICKET FIELD HEDGE. Chairman reported on discussions with Mark Punton, agreed PC should pay for hedges being cut and club to tidy up area near the pavilion. Cr Bayston to invoice for work.

 f. LITTER BINS. Awaiting information from ERYC visit for Waterworks location.

g. AIRFIELD GARDENS. Chairman reported on attendance of Remembrance Service.

h. PARISH ROOMS. Window replacement, Clerk meeting soon.

i.  XMAS TREE. Erected, thanks to Cr Bayston.

j. LITTER PICK. Successful, thanks to volunteers and Cr Cook for using trailer for collection.

k. PRECEPT. Agreed it remain at £8k. Demand form completed.


PLANNING. Granted by ERYC:

3625 Balne Croft Farm, Variations.  2870 Balk Lane, agricultural building.   2794 Kelkay, change of use.


ACCOUNTS. Paid and due:       Wreath & card (Remembrance)             £  20.00p cash

                                             Tree lights                                          £  25.00p cash     



 1. SOLAR FARM. Request for details of expenditure provided by Clerk.

 2. BOWLS CLUB. Explanation of recent years expenditure and reduced income, necessary to replace mower – discussed and agreed PC fund lawnmower preferably with a new one.

 3. VAT RECLAIM. Clerk reported completed.

 4. BUS SHELTER opposite old George & Dragon. The Chairman reported receiving a request for a seat inside to be provided – discussed and agreed due to the limited service and possible misuse it was unnecessary.


NEXT MEETING:     Wednesday 19 January ’22, 7pm at Parish Rooms.


1. Apologies.

 2. Minutes of last meeting.

 3. Matters Arising.

 4. School parking.

 5. Playing Field.  

 6. Highways.

 7. Village Hall.

 8. Solar Farm community contribution.

 9. Correspondence.

10. Planning Applications.

11. Accounts.

12Any Other Business at discretion of Chairman.

13. Date of next meeting.


1. Apologies.
2. Minutes of last meeting.
3. Matters Arising.
4. Playing Field.
5. Highways
6. Village Hall.
7. Solar Farm community contribution.
8. Correspondence.
9. Planning Applications.
10. Accounts.
11. Any Other Business at discretion of Chairman.
12. Date


Click here for the draft minutes of the Annual meeting in May 2018.


Click here to see the 2019 Newsletter.