Accounts

According to the Transparency Code for Smaller Authorities issued by the Department for Communities and Local Government, the following accounting documents are published here and can be read by clicking on the links:

2015-16

Accounts year ended 31 March 2016

 

2014-15

Notice of Conclusion of Audit – Accounts year ended 31 March 2015

Accounting statements 2014/15

Annual governance statement 2014/15

Annual internal audit report 2014/15

External auditor certificate and report 2014/15

 

In addition the following information is published:

Land owned by Weare Parish Council

  • Small lawned area near A38, maintained by Parish Council since 2000 - fenced area with lawn and two flower beds
  • Part of The Coombe - quarter of an acre acquired in 2006, donated by Nora Ham: area of little use (dissected by stream and pathway) but gives access to Village Field
  • Field adjacent to the Coombe known as World Wildlife World: acquired in 2006 from Somerset County Council – an area of 8 acres, cost £1
  • Field 'rented out' from April to November for grass keep and grazing, also used by villagers for leisure use.  Access on foot via Coombe Lane and gateway at junction of Sparrow Hill Way and Brinscombe Lane.
  • Burial Ground adjacent to St Gregory’s Church – one acre of land purchased from Diocese of Bath and Wells in 1980, cost £400. This is the only burial ground in Weare; St Gregory’s Churchyard is 'closed'. Unconsecrated ground available to everyone

Items of expenditure over £100

17 November 2015:‚Äč

  • Ground Maintenance - £173.34
  • Grant to Memorial Hall - £400.00
  • Grant to 'Contact' - £200.00
  • Grant to Air Ambulance - £200.00

December 2015 - None

January 2016

  • Clerk's Salary - £466
  • PAYE             - £116.40

February 2016 - None

March 2016

  • Clerk's Salary - £466
  • PAYE             - £116.40

April 2016

  • Ground Maintenance - £103.30

May 2016 -  None

June 2016

  • Clerk's Salary - £466
  • PAYE              - £116.40
  • Somerset Assoc of Local Councils - £166.68

July 2016

  • Ground Maintenance - £198.69
  • Hire of hall for meetings - £105

August 2016 - None

September 2016

  • Clerk's Salary - £470
  • PAYE             - £117.60
  • WWW (Village Field) - £561
  • Ground Maintenance - £473.24