Edited extracts from the draft minutes of the Town Council meeting on 13th December 2018
Arundel Community Awards
The Community Awards presentation at the Town Hall was well attended. Nominations were:
- Arundel Community Fire Station
- Pauline And Geoff Allen
- Peter Crowe
- Julia Dendle
- Lynn Kendall
- Kath Knight
- Mark Phillips
- Joe Riley
- James Stewart
- Bob Tanner
- Michael Tu
- John Watson
The well-deserved winners were Pauline and Geoff Allen.
A new Young Person Commendation Award sponsored by Arundel Trophies was presented to Emily Carman, Arundel Church of England school and Daisy Jenkins from St Philip’s Catholic School and William Lintott- Clarke for their contribution for ideas for Mill Road and Canada Road parks.
Nigel Lynn, Chief Executive of Arun District Council attended, and theTown Crier, Angela Stafford was thanked for her work in the Town. The Mayor thanked the Town Hall office and staff team for arranging the evening.
Traffic and Access Committee
Cllr Wagland questioned how implementing the 20mph zones around the Town would stop the “rat running”.
Station footpath lighting, this light was an experiment to see how it will work, Cllr Wagland is happy that once this light has been re-aligned it will work well and we will look to install another.
Interim Planning Committee
Arund District Council have advised that they are not willing to do anything further in respect of the re-opening of the Brewery Hill Footpath. Arundel Town Council will take this back to the next Planning & Environment Committee Meeting.
Victoria Institute Sadly last attempt at Heritage Lottery Fund for The Vic has been turned down. Trustees meeting 11th December to discuss next if any steps. www.arundeltowncouncil.gov.uk