Melksham Without Parish Council
Melksham Without Parish Council

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Chair & Vice Chair for MWPC
Melksham Without Parish Council held it's Annual Council Meeting on 16 May 2022 at which both Councillors John Glover and David Pafford were re-elected as Chair and Vice Chair respectively. ....More

Melksham Neighbourhood Plan
There are a series of public consultations taking place in May and June to inform the review of the Melksham Neighbourhood Plan.  There are links to consultations on the dedicated website, please take a look and take part!   https://www.melkshamneighbourhoodplan.org/get-involved ....More

OUT OF HOURS TELEPHONE NUMBER
In the case of urgent Parish matters that cannot wait until the office is open please ring 07341 474234   ....More

Parish Council original comments on Beanacre Road planning application
REVISED PLANS FOR PLANNING APPLICATION FOR LAND TO THE WEST OF THE A350 (BEANACRE ROAD) NORTH OF DUNCH LANE: 150 DWELLINGS   Revised plans have now been received for this application that was originally considered back ....More

Map of Electric Car Charging points
Want to find out where Car Electric Charging points are locally - and when you travel - have a look at this useful map https://www.zap-map.com/live/ ....More

Chairman Allowance
Chairman's Allowance   In accordance with the Local Authorities (Members’ Allowances) (England) Regulations 2003 a parish or town council, in establishing a members’ allowances scheme, has to have regard to the recommendations ....More

How to find out the latest road closures in the parish
Road Closures in the parish  To find the latest road closure in the parish please follow the link below to one network where they can be found.  https://one.network/ ....More

Budget & Precept for 2022/23
Budget 2022/23   Melksham Without Parish Council agreed their Budget for 2022/23 at the Full Council meeting held on Monday 24th January 2022. The Council unanimously agreed to set its Precept – the proportion of Council Tax paid to the ....More

Ash die back trees to be felled in Bowerhill (Hornchurch Rd area)
Following a recent survey on Wiltshire Council’s ash trees a number of trees were identified in the Hornchurch Road Public Open Space area as requiring immediate removal due to ash die back. Click here for more information Those trees most ....More

Wiltshire Council report on 2nd bypass consultation
Wiltshire Council have published their report following the 2nd consultation on the proposed A350 Melksham Bypass, you can read the report here http://https://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/highways-a350-melksham-bypass ....More

Proposed A350 Bypass press release - Cabinet 30th November
WILTSHIRE COUNCIL'S PRESS RELEASE Cabinet agrees to make changes to A350 Melksham bypass project based on community feedback Cabinet has agreed to proceed with proposals for the A350 Melksham bypass and will be making changes ....More

Wiltshire Community Environmental Toolkit
Wiltshire Community Environmental Toolkit Wiltshire Council, in partnership with Natural England, have produced a toolkit to help community groups carry out environmental projects in their area. More information and the toolkit are available here ....More

Shaw & Whitley Flood Wardens - video of work undertaken
A short film made by the Shaw & Whitley flood wardens about the work they undertake. The film was produced as part of the online Wiltshire Council and Environment Agency Winter Weather Resilience two day conference ....More

MELKSHAM NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN
Formal 'making' of theJoint Melksham Neighbourhood Plan 2020 - 2026 Following an independent examination and a positive referendum result, Wiltshire Council have decided to formally 'make' the Joint Melksham Neighbourhood ....More

Response to A350 Bypass (2nd consultation) Aug 2021
Melksham Without Parish Council's response to Wiltshire Council's 2nd non-statutory public consultation on the proposed A350 Melksham Bypass (Route 10c) is here, and includes in its appendices the comments noted from the two public meetings held ....More

Information on Use of Drones
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 guidance for flying drones and model aircraft of 20kg or less in the UK.
 


  

VIDEO OF EMERGING BYPASS ROUTE
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 formulate ....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

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

Want to keep in touch?
Want to keep in touch? Follow us on facebook Melksham Without Parish Council or Teresa Strange (Clerk) for additional community news, on twitter @melkshamwithout and melkshamwithoutpc on instagram. ....More



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