November 2018

posted 24 Sept 2019, 03:35 by Gill Morrell

Committee Meeting – 20th November 2018


Present:           Barbara Brown
                        Heidi Jepson

                        Val Johnston
                        Gill Morrell
                        Irene Pope

                        Lesley Tierney

Pat Tough

Copy:              Gwen Mann   


·         Minutes of Previous Meeting

Minutes ok to be published on website.                                                                            GM

·         Secretary’s Report

One new member.

·         Treasurer’s Report

Nothing new to report.  Gill has a form to fill in for Barclays.  She will email it to BB and IP.                                                                                                                       GM

·         Website

No report.

·         Rochdale Rights of Way

Not heard anything about Northdene Drive.

Send email asking people to fill in forms for Furbarn at next week’s meeting.  IP has prepared a presentation to show how to complete the forms.

GM to get about 30 copies of the map.                                                                            GM

BB reported a problem with the gates near Fisherfield Farm Nursery and Willowmead Way.  Julie Simpson has been emailed.  No response to date.

·         Bury Rights of Way

Elton Reservoir Claim – not yet finalised, paperwork to be checked by a consultant.  LT and IP had a meeting with a local councillor who seems to be on our side.

Ainsworth – all Councils to have a DMMO Register, Bury has one but Elton is not on it.  Can’t do Ainsworth until Elton is done.

Tetrosyl – IP showed a map on what is planned for this development.

Gorseybank Quarry – the plan has been made invalid and has been removed from the website.

The landowner wants to tarmac Mather Road.

IP to put a notice in Livery Yards in Birtle area about upgrade of the track from Mather Road which goes over the motorway bridge.                                                                    IP

Drains/Dunham.  IP has sent email to Steve Williams at Lancashire Council.  Chris Peat has advised her to keep sending it.

Beeline – letters have been sent to Andy Burnham, Chris Boardman and Mark Weston.

IP/LT/VJ attended the National Federation Meeting last Monday.  IP has to research three routes around the A627M, 2 at Stakehill and 1 at Thornham.

BB to send out an email asking members if there are any tracks they ride which need upgrading.                                                                                                                         BB

·         2019 Charity

It was agreed to stick with the North West Air Ambulance.

·         Social

21st January AGM

Ideas for next year included a visit to Hough End Stables, Vet School, Liverpool..

·         Any Other Business

Committee Christmas meal to be organised in January at The Waggon.

·         Next Meeting

Tuesday, 15th January at 8.00 pm.