Melksham Without Parish Council Office Closed
Following the recent Government advice, Melksham Without Parish Council have taken the regrettable decision to close their office to the public. Office staff can be reached by the ....More
Melksham Without Parish Council's Planning Meeting on Monday 2nd August will be held in a different venue than usual, and will be an IN PERSON MEETING at St Barnabas Church, Beanacre at 7pm.
This is to allow easier access for parish ....More
Flying Drone Information: No Matter What Size Drone You Are Flying EVERYBODY Must Comply with these Drone Laws:
The Drone Code –
The CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) published The Drone and Model Aircraft Code in October 2019, which is clear ....More
Want to find out more about the proposed #Melksham bypass?
Wiltshire Council are holding two drop-in information sessions at Melksham Library.
The first is on Friday 30 July from 9.30am-1pm and another on Friday 6 August from ....More
FEEDBACK FROM WESSEX WATER FOLLOWING THE INVESTIGATIVE WORK AT BEANACRE RECENTLY REGARDING MAINS DRAINAGE
Our investigation work in Westlands Lane went well and we have sufficient information to proceed with our optioneering ....More
(CIL) COMMUNITY INFRASTRUCTURE LEVY: There is a legal requirement for the Parish Council to publish and inform Wiltshire Council as the Local Authority, what it has spent any CIL monies on.
CIL income received in 2020/21
Land east of Semington ....More
SANDRIDGE SOLAR FARM COMMUNITY FUNDING: The Community Benefit from Sandridge Solar Farm is £1millon over 25 years, which equates to £40,000 per year. This amount is divided between the parishes surrounding it proportionately calculated by ....More
A very warm welcome to the newly co-opted councillors of Melksham Without Parish Council.
Cllr John Doel representing the Beanacre, Shaw, Whitley & Blackmore Ward
Cllr Andy Russell & Cllr Rob Hoyle representing the Bowerhill Ward
The unauthorised encampment on Bowerhill Sports Field has now been cleared. A big thankyou and shout out to all involved, from the police who have been involved from the beginning and assisted with their removal last night to the parish council officers ....More
Melksham Without Parish Council’s contractors have weed sprayed the kerb lines and bus shelters on every road in the parish on Thursday & Friday. Plus there is a trial area for a non glysophate weed killer for comparison.
HAVE YOU WATCHED THE VIDEO OF THE EMERGING BYPASS ROUTE ?
You can watch here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I4rkxMDV7Ug
Melksham Without Parish Council will be holding two public meetings w/c 19th July to hear the views of parishioners to help ....More
There is lots of news and information about the 2nd Consultation on the proposed Melksham Bypass and so we have tried to pull it all together into one page with links for parish residents. The parish council is keen to ensure that residents ....More
Parish and Town Councils must publish an Annual Return that includes a summary of their income and expenditure; its assets and other balances. They also have to complete an Annual Governance statement setting out the arrangements they have in place to ....More
All the info on the bypass consultation here https://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/highways-a350-melksham-bypass and link to latest emerging option
Melksham Without Parish Council Precept & Budget 2021/22
Melksham Without Parish Council have agreed to a reduction in Precept of 1.5% for 2021/22 whilst maintaining all services and continuing with existing projects. To have kept the Precept ....More
Council meetings are currently being live streamed on Youtube, and you can watch them by looking for Melksham Without Parish Council or clicking here https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAlGcoeNCJEtN8kADUcNqWg?view_as=subscriber you will normally ....More
Joining a Virtual Council Meeting
The Parish Council Meetings are currently being held remotely due to the current Covid-19 pandemic but as residents and interested parties you can still participate virtually. Please click here for instructions ....More
PRECEPT & BUDGET 2021/22:
Melksham Without Parish Council have agreed to a reduction in Precept of 1.5% for 2021/22 whilst maintaining all services and continuing with existing projects. To have kept the Precept at the previous level would ....More
For details of the parish council's privacy notice and Data Protection policies please see the section "Council Policies" under "Your Council" from the main menu.
The information you provide (personal information such as name, address, email address, phone number, organisation) will be processed and stored to enable us to contact you and respond to your correspondence, provide information and/or access our facilities and services. Your personal information will not be shared or provided to any other third party. Please see the Council's Privacy Notice by clicking this link to find out more: http://www.melkshamwithout.co.uk/assets/documents/Privacy Notice.pdf
The Parish Council welcomes the opportunity to hold meetings with developers at early pre-application stage in order to discuss the needs and requirements of the community and how any potential future development could meet or address these. Please click ....More
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