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Yell Community Council


Monday 17th February 2020

7.00pm in the Mid Yell School



  • Apologies – Mr D Simpson

2)     Visitors – Dr Jane Halloran- GP NHS, Mr Elliot Tait- Citizens Advice Bureau,

3)     Minutes -        YCC monthly meeting 20th January 2020

4)     Declarations of Interest –

5)    Police report

6)    Community Work – Response re Dial a Ride flexibility

                                    Locality Planning questionnaire


7)     Outstanding business:

  1. Transport -Ferries: feedback from Sellaness meeting, weekly maintenance, toft signage, single service priority, special timetable, car park, out of service, electronic payment, online commercial bookings, child safety, abandoned cars, weather disruptions, cc runs, change to service message, simplified version of vehicle figures, OAP tickets
  2. Roads – Aywick Shop sign,‘back of the Ness, Mid Yell’, State of the Hillend road to Water Treatment works, Mid Yell, Removed sign at junction at Head of Mid Yell Voe (South), Seafield Camb rd, Sellafirth crash barrier
  3. Upgrade culliove to gutcher road- drop in session
  4. NHS issues – Health and Care Project, email from Jaine Best, Exec manager Community Care Resources re proposal for progression of project.
  5. Ambulance –
  6. Mid Yell Pier – Fendering
  7. Keep Scotland Beautiful Beach Awards –application submitted 28th feb, Redd Ups
  8. North Yell Wind Farm Statkraft- feedback from CLG, ASCC community benefit fund, SCBF website
  9. White Wife- Amenity Trust signage
  10. Grass Cutting at Old West Sandwick Kirkyard
  11. Yell Tourist leaflet
  12. Refuse collection and loss of job
  13. Young members of YCC
  14. CAB Greener Warmer Home
  15. CC Complaints procedure

8)     Planning Lists / Applications

Planning Ref: 2020/002/MAR

Proposal: To Deploy 14 x 240M Twin-headline longlines at the location of an existing consented mussel farm (retrospective) and to deploy an additional 4 x 240M twin-headline mussel longlines (proposed)

Address: East Of Colvister, Basta Voe, Shetland.

9)     Finance / Grants

  1. Road grants- R Coutts extension, C Brown declined, A Jamieson
  2. Men’s shed grant
  3. Extension for Cullivoe Up Helly Aa grant
  4. Wedding hire ferries
  5. Cheque for work done at West Sandwick Beach

10)   New Business

  1. Feedback from Youth Cafe Grant
  2. Mid Yell Pier- Skip, toilets
  3. ASCC Meeting attendance

12)  Leaflets / Annual Report

13) Any other Business        


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