|Coronavirus Support www.melkshamcommunity.co.uk|
Are you unable or worried to leave your home because of Covid-19?
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|Council Office Closed & Council Meetings Cancelled|
Melksham Without Parish Council Office Closed & Meetings Cancelled
Following the recent Government advice, Melksham Without Parish Council have taken the regrettable decision to close their office to the public.
There will also ....More|
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|The Council's facebook page is Melksham Without Parish Council or for additional community news find and friend request Teresa Strange (Clerk to Melksham Without). On Twitter the Council's account is @melkshamwithout and ....More|
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|ALL PLAY AREAS CLOSED|
******All Play areas closed!******
Over the weekend there were several large gatherings at some of Melksham play areas. Following government guidelines, Melksham Without Parish Council has come to the decision ....More|
|BOWERHILL BY-ELECTION SUSPENDED |
|Please see the message below from Terence Herbert, Returning Officer and Counting Officer (Fri 20th March):
In my capacity as Returning Officer and Counting Officer for the Wiltshire Council authority area, I have made the following decision that:
|The outbreak of Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to be managed by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and Public Health England (PHE). Local Authorities are following their expert guidance and are working with the NHS to communicate ....More|
|Provisional dates for next CGR public meetings |
|ADVANCE NOTICE - DATES FOR YOUR DIARIES
Provisional dates for public meetings as part of the formal consultation on the draft recommendations of the Electoral Review Committee, as part of the next stage of the Community Governance Revie are as follows:....More|
|APRENTICESHIP CASE STUDY - MELKSHAM WITHOUT PARISH COUNCIL |
|Thinking of taking on an apprenticeship? Read here to find out the success story at Melksham Without.
|Precept and Budget 2020/21|
|PRECEPT & BUDGET 2020/21:
Melksham Without Parish Council set its Precept at its Full Council meeting held on Monday 20th January 2020. The Council unanimously agreed to set its Precept – the proportion of Council Tax paid to the Parish ....More|
|Privacy Notice & Data Protection Policies|
|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.....More|
|CIL (Community Infrastructure Levy) - Income & Expenditure 2018/19|
|(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. In 2017/18 the parish council received £23,820 but right at the end of the financial year and so none was spent in 2017/18.|
In 2018/19 it received £24,762 which gave a total of £48,582 in the CIL Reserve and spent £33,223 which gives a Reserve as at 31st March 2019 of £15,360.
£ 1,737 Contribution to CATG (Community Area Transport Group) projects
£ 2,975 Grasscutting & Bin Emptying – Play Areas
£ 4,876 Grasscutting & Bin Empyting – Bowerhill Sports Field
£ 490 RoSPA Play Area & Playing Field inspections
£17,000 Play Area repairs and new equipment
£ 4,000 Match funding for Area Board grant (Hornchurch Rd Public Open Space Footpath)
£ 2,145 Roundabout maintenance
|Sandridge Solar Farm Community Funding - Income & Expenditure 2018/19|
|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 ....More|
|Parish Councillors (May 2019)|
|Last night was Melksham Without Parish Council's Annual Council meeting, lots of plans for the forthcoming year.
|Cllr Richard Wood elected Chairman for 2019/20|
|Cllr Richard Wood was elected as Chairman of Melksham Without Parish Council last night, pictured here signing his Declaration of Office. Cllr John Glover was elected as Vice Chair.
|Parish Council Objectives for 2019/20|
|Melksham Without Parish Council set its objectives for the next year at its Annual Council meeting on 13th May 2019.
|Play Area Inspections|
Melksham Without Parish Council maintains all the play areas in the parish, which are subject to a weekly visual inspection, quarterly more detailed written inspection by ROSPA qualified staff, and an annual independent ROSPA inspection.
|Privacy Notice |
|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 ....More|
|Pre-application meetings with developers welcomed|
|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|
|Melksham Neighbourhood Plan|
|Melksham Without Parish Council and Melksham Town Council are working together to develop a joint Melksham Neighbourhood Plan. Please click here to be directed to the website.....More|
|Want to keep in touch?|
|Want to keep in touch?
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The news page we hope will keep you up to date on what is happening with the Council. We also wish to hear your views and thoughts on our activities and any ideas that you may have to improve life within our community.