Statement of Accounts and Public Rights to View the Accounts

CONFIRMATION OF THE DATES OF THE PERIOD FOR THE EXERCISE OF PUBLIC RIGHTS

END OF YEAR ACCOUNTS FOR FINANCIAL YEAR
2017/2018

Name of smaller authority: ______Singleton Parish Council _____________

County Area (local councils and parish meetings only): ________Lancashire______

On behalf of the smaller authority, I confirm that the dates set for the period for the exercise of public rights are as follows: –

Commencing on Monday 4 June 2018

and ending on Friday 13 July 2018

Please contact the Clerk at Clerk@SingletonParishCouncil.org or
tel 01995 670455 to arrange inspection of the accounts.

Signed: _____________________________________________
Verena M Henderson

Role: Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer for Singleton Parish Council

ACCOUNTS FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2018

Each year the Parish Council completes an official Statement of Accounts to the Audit Commission in line with Government legislation. The financial year runs from 1st April till 31st March.

A copy of the Statement of Accounts is made available to the Council and the public at the Annual Parish Meeting and a copy of the accounts for 2017/18 is given below. Copies of the accounts and Accounting Statements are also displayed on the 3 noticeboards in the Parish. Notices are also displayed on the noticeboards to advise residents of their right to view the accounts by prior arrangement with the Clerk. This year the accounts will be made available from 4 June until 13 July 2018, and the Clerk can be contacted at Clerk@SingletonParishCouncil.org or by telephoning 01995 670455.

SINGLETON PARISH COUNCIL
End-of-Year Accounts for 2017/2018
Balances brought forward: – £ £
Community Direct Plus Account 8621
14-day Business Select account 19475
Total 28096

Plus Receipts: –
Precept 18652
Council Tax Reduction Grant 364
Reclaimed VAT –
LCC for grass-cutting –
Refund of Postage and insurance on package 158
Interest on bank accounts 10
Total receipts 19184

Plus bank accounts 47280

Less Payments: –
Clerk’s wages 2520
Clerk’s expenses 732
Repayment of Loan (taken out for car park) 1775
Insurance 683
Rent 241
Grants to local organisations 100
New Speed Indicator Device 3019
Audit Fees 170
Newsletters/Xmas cards 284
Playground maintenance to Fylde BC 2380
Grasscutting contract 5905
Playground improvements 1250
Plants 600
SPID – (mounting) 900
General maintenance 559
Defibrillator expenses 97
Litter-picking 280
Thank-you’s 42
Christmas Tree lights 120
Total expenditure 21657
Balance £25623

Total carried forward to 2018/2019 £25,623

Verena Henderson,
Responsible Financial Officer
Singleton Parish Council