North Somerset Area Group


Cllr. Geoff Coombs 

Cllr Dick Whittington







 Cllr Jeremy Blatchford






** ALCA North Somerset AGM **

When: Thursday, 13 June 2019 @ 7pm

Where: Hangstones Pavilion, Stowey Road, Yatton, BS49 4HS


· View of the future of the NEW Council - Cllr Don Davies - Leader of the Council (NSC)

· J21 Park & Ride proposals - Carl Tonks (consultant representing Mead Realisations) - TBC

· Rural Connections / Reducing social isolation - Cllr Dick Whittington (West of England Rural Network)

Before the start of the speakers and business of the AGM (approximately 7:30pm), there will be an opportunity for Clerks and Councillors to network and socialise over refreshments.

Please let Joanna know numbers to aid in the catering.


Draft minutes NSAG meeting 25th September 2018

Draft Notes NSAG 20th November 2018


AGM 5th July 2018


Draft minutes of the North Somerset Area Group meeting held on Tuesday 17th April 2018 HERE

NS committee meeting - 30th Jan 2018 Draft minutes

NS AREA Group draft minutes 21.9.17

The 2016 - 17 North Somerset ALCA Area Group AGM was held on 22nd June

Draft minutes of 2017 AGM

People and Communities 

North Somerset Council - working with the West of England Devolution. Presentation by CEO Mike Jackson LINK 


AGM Draft Minutes

Report on NS Area Group Activities 2015


Responses from the Chief Executive Mike Jackson to questions raised by Councillors at the AGM.

Bristol Airport – Airport Transport Forum (ATF) 

NSC held their Planning Forum on 17th June which is one of the two planning meetings agreed with NS ALCA. These meetings are very informative and an opportunity for Local Councils to engage with Planning Officers on current local and national developments and any planning issues emerging within their communities.

The agenda was as follows and attached are the presentations for each of the topics.

Topics for the Workshop

• Welcome and introductions

• Planning policy update

• Sustainability matrices

• Website developments

• The process of a planning application

• Changes to permitted development rules

• General update and questions

The next Planning Forum is on 16th December and the venue is to be confirmed.



Parishes Digest June 2015