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Latest Village Bulletin

Now available .. Click here to view

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Batheaston Christmas Bulletin

- is now being delivered

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30th Nov - Think Tank Data

NEW  - Categorised data now available to view Click here

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Bannerdown Common

Contractors have finished their work ....

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Oct - Nov Newsletter Now Available

Click this link to view Oct / Nov Newsletter

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Sat 6th Dec - Batheaston Christmas Market

Help Wanted.

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Plans for New Housing at Colerne

have been notified to Batheaston Parish Council.

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Post Office - Relocation Plans

to take effect from Jan / Feb 2015

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What’s On

Sun 21st Dec - Village Carol Service

3pm at St Johns Church - followed by mulled wine and mince pies in church

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Carol Service Rehersals

Will Ashworth is getting together people to sing at either or both Carol Services

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Batheaston Welcome

Batheaston Neighbourhood Plan

(30th Nov 2014 update) 

Have Your Say - Data from the THINK TANK now available. 

Since 30th Sept, the data has been gathered together, handwritten forms typed up, the data reviewed (with some comments being moderated) and the resulting data categorised.  Click here to view the Categorised Think Tank Data

 

The following "Snapshot" shows how the comments were broken down -


A small team of 10 volunteers are busy producing an analysis of the data which will be made available on this website and also at a Village Consultation event, planned for mid January. More details to follow

For the project to succeed as a "Community Project", then it will be necessary that there is a lot of involvement by residents and from the questionnaires, we have over 50 contributors who have left their contact details and we hope they will be involved in the next steps of the project. It's not too late to get involved and you can make contact by emailing peterfear@batheaston.org 

Next Steps

 


 

What is Neighbourhood Planning

Neighbourhood planning gives communities direct power to develop a shared vision for their neighbourhood and shape the development and growth of their local area.

Batheaston Parish Council, committed last year, to proceed with a Neighbourhood Plan which will seek to establish how residents wish to see the village evolve, what and where development should take place and not least what should be enhanced and protected. 

The Process

The whole process, being managed through the Neighbourhood Plan Committee, could take 18 months to complete, will need many volunteers from within the community and briefly will include

More details will be provided on a regular basis so please keep an eye on this page.


Links 

Government website 

https://www.gov.uk/government/policies/giving-communities-more-power-in-planning-local-development


Last Updated:6th December 2014