Mickleton Parish Council

Community Matters

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Mickleton

Welcome to the Mickleton Parish Council website.

Mickleton is a village in Teesdale, in the Pennines of England. Mickleton is situated by the meeting of the Lune River, as it leaves Lunedale, and joins the Tees, behind Mickleton on the Lunedale Hills looms the Bronze Age burial site of Kirkcarrion.

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The next regular monthly meeting,  of Mickleton Parish Council will  be held in Mickleton Village Hall at 19:00 on TUESDAY 16th July 2019 .The agenda for this meeting, can be downloaded hereicon 07 Agenda July 2019 (104.51 kB) . the minutes of the June 2018 Regular Meeting can be downloaded here, icon 06 Minutes June 2019 (88.92 kB) NOTE These minutes are not the Official Minutes of the June 2019 Meeting unless and until approved at the July 2019 Meeting.

The Parish Council does not meet in August so the next Regular meeting of Mickleton Parish Council will take place on Tuesday 17th September 2018

Members of the  public are always very welcome to attend the meeting as observers.

Published on Sunday, 14 July 2019 19:00

Annual Governance and Accountability Return 2018/19

Under the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, and The Accounts and Audit (England) Regulations 2015 (S1 234), the Parish Council makes available its Annual Governance and Accountability Return. The following documents can all be accessed by clicking on their name.

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 1  Notice of Exercise of Public Rights  icon 1 Notice of excercise of Public Rights (88.16 kB)
 2  Summary of Public Rights icon 2 A Summary of Public Rights (85.39 kB)
 3  Certificate of Exemption icon 3 Certificate of Exemption (64.1 kB)
 4  Internal Audit Report 2018/19  icon 4 Internal Audit Report 18-19 (131.38 kB)
 5  Annual Governance Statement 2018/19 icon 5 Annual Governance Statement 18-19 (123.44 kB)
 6  Accounting Statement 2018/19 icon 6 Annual Accounting Statement 18-19 (89.36 kB)
 7 Explanation of Significant Variances icon 7 Significant Variances (18.08 kB)
 8  Bank Reconcilliation  icon 8 Bank Reconciiliation 18-19 (9.88 kB)
 9  Items of Expenditure icon 9 Items of Expediture 18-19 (11.91 kB)
 10  End of Year Accounts 2018/19 icon 10 Ballance Sheet 18-19 (36.64 kB)
 11  Asset Register  
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The Financial Regulations under which the Parish Council operates are reviewed annually.

PARISH BUDGET AND PRECEPT

The Parish Council annually reviews its income and expenditure at a full Parish Council meeting, held on the second Tuesday of December. At this Parish Council meeting the village precept is set which is then submitted to Durham County Council for inclusion in the county tax band calculations.

The village precept for the current year is £4037 which forms the bulk of the Parish Council income. The Parish Council strive to spend this money prudently on maintenance issues around the parish to maintain and enhance the aesthetics of the village.

Transparency Code Requirements

The Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 sets out a new framework for local public authorities which are currently covered by the Audit Commission regime. Under the new framework, Local Councils with an annual turnover not exceeding £25,000 will be exempt from routine external audit.

All items of expenditure greater than £100 are minuted within the monthly Parish Council Minutes.

End of year accounts are shown.

An annual governance statement is produced in accordance with the format of the annual return audit form.

Internal annual audit report, an annual internal financial audit is carried out prior to current submission to the external auditing body.

Public Land and Building Assets to be identified.

Published on Saturday, 29 June 2019 17:35

Clock BookAt 01:00 GMT on Sunday 31st Mar 2019 clocks will be advanced 1 hour to 02:00 BST, time zone Alpha. (We don't do UTC on this site.)

Clocks will remain on Alpha time  until 01:00 on Sunday 27th October 2019 when they will be retarded to GMT time zone Zulu.

If you need to check your timepiece have a look HERE for a GMT clock.

Published on Friday, 29 March 2019 16:13

The Annual General Meeting 2019 of Mickleton Parish Council will be held on Tuesday 21 May 2019 at 19:00 in the Village Hall Mickleton. The agenda for the meeting is available to download here icon 05 AGM Agenda 2019 (62.75 kB) and the provisional minutes of the previous AGM will be posted here shortly.. Also the Annual Report 2018/9 is available to download here icon 05 Annual Report 18-19 (68.44 kB). The Balance Sheet 2018/19 can be dowloaded here icon 05 Balance Sheet 18-19 (76.75 kB)

 NOTE These minutes are not the Official Minutes of the May 2018 AGM  unless and until approved at the May 2019 AGM.

On completion it will be followed by the regular monthly meeting of the Parish Council. The agenda for this meeting is available download here icon 05 Agenda May 2019 (104.48 kB)  and the minutes of the April 2019 meeting is available to download here icon 04 Minutes Apr 2019 (88.06 kB)

NOTE These minutes are not the Official Minutes of the April 2019 Meeting unless and until approved at the May 2019 Meeting.

Mickleton parishoners are most welcome to attend the AGM and to attend the subsequent regular meeting as observers.

The next regular meeting of Mickleton Parish Council will take place in Mickleton Village Hall at 19:00 on Tuesday 18th June 2019.

Published on Monday, 20 May 2019 21:03
Nota Bene
 
Owing to the re-arranged Parish Council meeting on Tuesday 22 Jan not being quorate - the meeting is cancelled.
 
The Parish Council will next meet in Mickleton Village Hall on 19 February 2019 at 7pm.
 
Members of the  public are always very welcome to attend the meeting as observers.
Published on Tuesday, 22 January 2019 10:09