14th September 2011
Hems, Isabella Davis, Mark Smith, Gill Smith, Iain Simpson.
Sumner-Smith, Denise,John Peel.
error on Minutes from the Trustees Meeting on 27.07.2011 under
'Doxey Times’, 'articulates' should be 'articles'.
trustees met on the 27.07.2011 however due to the number of attendees
no formal decisions were made. No further date has been decided
for a trustees meeting.
financial report was requested for this meeting.
Citizens Christmas Party:
was re-confirmed that the Senior Citizens Christmas Party shall be
held at St.Thomas and St. Andrews Church, Doxey on Saturday 10th
December at 17.00.
publication of the Doxey Times was being prepared for distribution on
Friday 16th September 2011.
A further publication of the Doxey
Times will be prepared in Mid-October. It was requested that if
anyone had any articles or knew anyone who wished to advertise
event to please email John Smith in order for it to be included.
will be attending St. Thomas and St. Andrews Church, Doxey on Sunday
September 2011. It was requested that everyone could spread the word
in order to ensure a good turnout.
attendees thought that this was the type of event that the DCA should
be supporting to run and should not be financed by
Sally Hems kindly offered to support serving
exhibition was held at the bowling club regarding the 100 year
history of the Universal Grinding Wheel. Due to a lack of
publicity attendance was poor. It has been requested that this
event be held again at a later date with support from the DCA as
it was an informative and interesting exhibition.
are currently with the county archives and so, through lain
Simpson, we can liaise to bring it back for a viewing.
Simpson has put on the website some photographs of the Exhibition.
the trustees meeting on 27/07/2011 we discussed possible methods of
fund raising and future projects we may wish to support or begin.
A request was given at the meeting for people to think of
Some ideas were; a Doxey Day and Clear Out Day.
lights are to be installed at the entrance to the Castle View housing
estate despite concerns of the residents of Doxey. The Parish
Council and lsabella Davis have both written letters of objection
while Baxter Green signed a petition against the lights.
Simpson has produced an enlarged coloured version of the housing and
commercial plan for Doxey. This clearly shows the areas suggested for
were raised regarding the number of green spaces, play spaces and
access to the old railway track as well as the volume of traffic
and direction of flow.
A meeting is being held at St. Thomas and
St. Andrews Church, Doxey on Tuesday- 20th September 2011 with the
Borough Council to discuss these plans. Everyone is encouraged to go
in order to ensure adequate provision is made for Doxey.
of Next Meeting:
12th October 2011 @7.30pm, William Sutton Centre.
Minutes of Previous Meetings