Organisation category: Gislingham Parish Council

Parish council update

It has been some months since I last wrote any Parish Council notes but an outstanding result you will read about separately in this Messenger is the Local Council Award presented by SALC at our February meeting. The award was the result of much effort by all members of the Council but especially Terry Williams

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Parish Council – Village review and lights

At the February meeting of the Parish Council, a number of items generated good debate and discussion. Following the decision not to undertake a Neighbourhood Plan or a review of the Parish Plan the Council felt it important to find some way of seeking views from a broad base of residents on the future of the village. It was decided that

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Parish council report

The Parish Council meeting in September was held after the deadline for The Messenger so there is no report on that meeting. At the meeting held on 24 August, it was decided that the best way to plan for the future of the village was to review and update the Parish Plan that was published

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Parish Council report

At the Parish Council meeting in July a decision was finally taken on purchasing new football goals for the Charity Meadow. The debate has been rumbling for some time and it was originally intended to buy nets for the existing goals. After discussion it was decided instead to purchase two smaller goals with nets ideally

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Annual Village Meeting

The Chairman of Gislingham Parish Council would like to invite all villagers to attend. The meeting will start with a presentation by Jonathan Chown from Suffolk County Council who will bring us up to date with the Better Broadband for Suffolk project and how it will affect us in Gislingham. There will also be presentations

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Parish Council help desk 6th July

There will be a guest attending the next Help Desk. His name is Nigel Minter from Anglian Water and he will be happy to answer any questions on the sewerage capacity of the village. If you have had problems in the past, please try to attend.

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Parish Council News May 2013

To meet Messenger deadlines I am writing this before we have held the Annual Parish Meeting (24th April) and the Litter Pick (28th April) so I cannot comment on how successful they were. The meeting held on 2nd April to discuss sports facilities in the village was successful in that we discovered how much enthusiasm

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Gislingham Parish Council

The first tier of local government at the grass roots level for Gislingham. The Parish Council manages various aspects of Gislingham activity, including lighting, grass cutting, path repairs and maintenance, and a variety of other areas. The Council aims to support all village organisations and to generally improve the quality of life for Gislingham residents.

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Consultation on merger between Suffolk and Cambs fire service

Note from Suffolk Fire and Rescue service: I am writing to ask for your help to publicise a three-month consultation which asks residents to have their say on a proposed merger between Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service and Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service.

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