Meeting of

Harrogate and Knaresborough Area Constituency



Councillors Monika Slater (Vice-Chair), Chris Aldred, Philip Broadbank, Sam Gibbs, Hannah Gostlow, Michael Harrison, Paul Haslam, Peter Lacey, John Mann, Mike Schofield, Matt Walker and Robert Windass.


Thursday, 14th March, 2024


10.00 am


Council Chamber, Harrogate Civic Centre, St Luke's Avenue, Harrogate HG1 2AE. This meeting will be live-streamed.


Members of the public are entitled to attend this meeting as observers for all those items taken in open session. Please contact the Democratic Services Officer whose details are at the foot of the first page of the Agenda if you would like to find out more.


This meeting is being held as an in-person meeting that is being broadcasted and recorded and will be available to view via


Recording is allowed at Council, committee and sub-committee meetings which are open to the public, please give due regard to the Council’s protocol on audio/visual recording and photography at public meetings, a copy of which is available to download below. Anyone wishing to record is asked to contact, prior to the start of the meeting, the Democratic Services Officer whose details are at the foot of the first page of the Agenda. We ask that any recording is clearly visible to anyone at the meeting and that it is non-disruptive.







Apologies for Absence






Minutes of the Meeting held on 12 January 2024:


(Pages 3 - 10)




Declarations of Interest



All Members are invited to declare at this point any interests they have in items appearing on this agenda, including the nature of those interests.





Public Participation



Members of the public may ask questions or make statements at this meeting if they have given notice (including the text of the question/statement) to Mark Codman of Democratic Services at by midday on Monday 11 March 2024. Each speaker should limit themselves to 3 minutes on any item. Members of the public who have given notice will be invited to speak;


-       at this point in the meeting if their questions/statements relate to matters which are not otherwise on the Agenda (subject to an overall time limit of 30 minutes);

-       when the relevant Agenda item is being considered if they wish to speak on a matter which is on the Agenda for this meeting.





Petition - Exclusion of Land known as H2 (Land North of Knox Lane) from the new North Yorkshire Council Local Development Plan:

(Pages 11 - 14)


Report of the Director of Community Development.





Harrogate Cycling Infrastructure Plan (HCIP) – (Update to inform the consideration of priority projects for the £50k fund):



Presentation from the Senior Transport Planning Officer.





Residential Parking Schemes (Presentation):



The Highways and Transportation Area Manager for Area 6 to be in attendance.





Schools, Educational Achievement and Finance:

(Pages 15 - 34)


Item for information only, no officer attendance.





Committee Work Programme

(Pages 35 - 48)


Report of the Democratic Services and Scrutiny Manager.





Any Other Items



Any other items which the Chair agrees should be considered as a matter of urgency because of special circumstances.





Date of Next Meeting



Thursday, 30 May 2024 at 10:00 am.





Barry Khan

Assistant Chief Executive

(Legal and Democratic Services)


County Hall



Wednesday, 6 March 2024




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