Agenda and minutes

Venue: COUNCIL CHAMBER

Items
No. Item

99.

Apologies for absence

Minutes:

No apologies for absence were received as all Members were present.

100.

Declarations of Interest

Members of the Rights of way Committee are reminded of their personal responsibility to declare any personal and prejudicial interest in respect of matters contained in this agenda in accordance with the provisions of the Local Government Act 2000, the Council’s Constitution and the Members Code of Conduct.

 

Note:

 

a.    Members are reminded that they must identify the item number and subject matter that their interest relates to and signify the nature of the personal interest; and

 

b.    Where Members withdraw from a meeting as a consequence of the disclosure of a prejudicial interest they must notify the Chair when they leave.

 

Minutes:

No Declarations of Interest were made.

101.

Guidance on the law relating to the continuous review of the Definitive Map and Statement of Public Rights of Way pdf icon PDF 268 KB

To receive this Guidance for information.

Minutes:

Resolved that:

 

The Guidance be received.

102.

Bedlinog 77 pdf icon PDF 374 KB

To consider report of the Corporate Director Place and Transformation.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Chair referred the Committee to the ‘Bedlinog 77’ report and advised of the following corrections:

 

Paragraph 3.11’Gallagher’ should read ‘Gelligaer

Paragraph 8.4 was repeated in the report.

 

The Committee then walked Bedlinog 77.

 

Resolved that:

 

Taking into consideration all of the evidence which has been provided, including historical documents, Councillors confirmed that

 

In respect of Bedlinog 77

 

(a)  On the balance of probabilities there is sufficient evidence to support that the route marked with a dashed line between Points A – B – C – D –E –F – G – H – I –J on the plan, Bedlinog 77, has been used for such period so as to raise presumption that it has been dedicated as a footpath, and that the evidence has not been rebutted by other evidence

(b)  On confirming (a) above to approve the making of the Definitive Map Modification Order to show Bedlinog 77 as a footpath

(c)  To approve the confirmation of the Definitive Map Modification Order made as a result of (b) above provided no objections or representations are made within the prescribed period or if any objections or representations so made are withdrawn

(d)  If any objections or representations are made within the prescribed period and not subsequently withdrawn then to refer the matter to the Planning Inspectorate for determination

 

In respect of Merthyr Vale 6

 

(a)  On the balance of probabilities there is sufficient evidence to support that the route marked with a bold line between Points I – K on the plan, Bedlinog 77, has been used for such period so as to raise presumption that it has been dedicated as a footpath, and that the evidence has not been rebutted by other evidence

(b)  On confirming (a) above to approve the making of the Definitive Map Modification Order to show Merthyr Vale 6 as a footpath

(c)  To approve the confirmation of the Definitive Map Modification Order made as a result of (b) above provided no objections or representations are made within the prescribed period or if any objections or representations so made are withdrawn

(d)  If any objections or representations are made within the prescribed period and not subsequently withdrawn then to refer the matter to the Planning Inspectorate for determination

 

 

103.

Any other Business as deemed urgent by the Chair

Minutes:

The Chair advised that there was no business deemed urgent.

 

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