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Sat 6th Dec - Batheaston Christmas Market

Help Wanted.

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Think Tank Data

PDF version of combined data, now available to view and download

Click here to view the data or ...

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Plans for New Housing at Colerne

have been notified to Batheaston Parish Council.

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Road Works Fosse Lane

From 20th Oct - Gas mains replacement

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Roadworks at Tollbridge Rd Junction

From Mon 20th Oct, for approx 1 week, roadworks will take place at at the Junction of London Rd West and Tollbridge Rd to create a mini roundabout with the intention of improving traffic flows.

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Post Office - Relocation Plans

to take effect from Jan / Feb 2015

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September 2014 Newsletter - Now Available

Click this link to view Newsletter

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What’s On

Tue 28 Oct - Full Parish Council Meeting

7:15pm - Rhymes Pavilion Click for Agenda

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Weds 5th Nov - Batheaston Bonfire and Firework Night

Gates open at 6pm at The Hill (far end of Northend)

Please note .. walk or park in the Village as there is no parking at The Hill

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Sat 15th Nov - School Jumble Sale

2pm - 3:30pm - Batheaston Primary School

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Sat 6th Dec - A Handful of Singers - Christmas Concert

7:30pm at St John the Baptist, Northend - tickets £12

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Sat 6th Dec - Batheaston Christmas Market

2.00 - 5.00pm at Church Hall, School Lane

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Batheaston Welcome

Batheaston Neighbourhood Plan

(24th Oct 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 and all the data reviewed (with some comments being moderated) and the resulting data has now been made available for residents to view.

Click here to view the Think Tank Data

All entries contain a reference number that is traceable back to the original forms, which are being held by our Parish Clerk.

Some high level numbers are, that we had 266 questionnaires returned, resulting in 858 'Like' comments, 725 'Dislike' comments and 674 Suggestions.

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 over the coming weeks 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:24th October 2014