PARISH COUNCIL VACANCY

Cllr Peter Wright has decided to retire after more than 12 years on the Parish Council.  Peter moved to Botolph Claydon several years ago but has continued to support Granborough Parish Council, however since he is now heavily involved in the Claydon’s Parish Council, he has decided it is time to retire.  We would like to thank Peter for his considerable contribution, and express our regret at his decision to leave.
The Parish Council are now advertising this vacancy, notice attached here;
190321 Notice of Parish Councillor Vacancy – Peter

Rights Of Way Consultation

Bucks County Council are renewing their Rights of Way Improvement Plan and would like your feedback.  You can fill in their Survey here;

Rights Of Way Reporting Tool

The Parish Council is only responsible for ensuring maintenance of two small areas of footpath in the village; From Church Lane along to the far corner of the play area and from Winslow Road down the alleyway opposite The Crown, to the first Stile. 
To report an issue on another right of way, please use this link

BBOWT Expressway Legal Challenge

BBOWT’s legal challenge has been granted permission following an appeal to the
High Court.
BBOWT is arguing that the government has failed to assess the environmental impact of its plans, before choosing the corridor of land within which the Expressway and related housing will be built.

Further information;
1811 BucksCC Newsletter     1811 Corridor Map       Newsletter 2

TUCKEY SOLAR FARM

There is a proposal to create a solar installation at Tuckey Farm, please click this link for more information;
Elgin Energy_Tuckey Farm

RATS – BATES CLOSE AREA

Rats pose a health risk in residential area and as such, the Environment Department at AVDC have visited a delivered letters in the immediate area.  Residents are asked to;

  • Ensure that all rubbish bags are placed into the appropriate wheelie bin and put out for collection each week on your collection day.
  • Avoid scattering bird seeds on the ground as it encourages rats
  • store any dry foods (seeds, pellets, animal biscuits etc.) in an appropriate sealed container, off of the ground

The situation is being monitored.

Village Hall Trustee Vacancy

Granborough village hall is a registered charity run by a group of Trustees who are responsible for maintaining the hall and grounds. We currently have six Trustees and should have eleven.
The only qualifications required, are that you live(d) in Granborough and have an interest in the future of the village hall.  We are in exciting times as we approach the restoration of the hall.

We meet between 6 and 8 times a year and organise several fund raising events during the year.

For further information please contact any Trustee or the current Secretary, Sarah Freshwater Tel: 01296 715959

MID BUCKS BEEKEPERS

Local Beekeepers need your help.  Honey Bee swarms are very important.  If you see a swarm, please contact us Tel: 07770370132
More info here; 180418 Honey Bee Swarms

 

To place a notice on this page, please contact The Clerk – email: clerk@granborough.org