Cam Parish Council

Serving the people of Cam

Parish Office

Clerk: Mrs Jenny Walkley
Parish Council Office, 4 Noel
Lee Way, Cam, Gloucestershire
GL11 5PS

Latest News

Cam Needs You!

Cam Needs You!

Cam is waking up to a new era with the welcomed prospect of more control over development in the future.

Residents are being urged to come forward and give feedback on Cam's Neighbourhood Development Plan. This is a vital part of the process to get the document adopted so that it can really start to benefit everyone in the area.

This is the first time in law that the Parish Council will have a statutory... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:30 by Jo Lewis

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Councillor Vacancy

NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR PARISH/TOWN OF Cam Parish Council

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Cam West Ward of Cam Parish Council due to the resignation of Councillor Vernon Bryce. If by 2nd July 2019, a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 13:07 by Jo Lewis

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CAM PARISH NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN - NOTICE OF REGULATION 14

CAM PARISH NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN - NOTICE OF REGULATION 14

Comments needed on the future development of Cam

CAM Parish Council is urging residents to give comments on a crucial future planning document called the Neighbourhood Development Plan.

The draft plan has been five years in the making and, if adopted, will help shape future planning and development in Cam.

The Regulation 14 public consultation on the Neighbourhood Development Plan starts on Monday 17... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 09:52 by Jo Lewis

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New Chair and Vice Chair at the council!

New Chair and Vice Chair at the council!

CAM Parish Council has elected a new Chair and Vice-Chair of the council. Councillor Christina Carter has taken over the role of Chair with Councillor Val Lane as Vice-Chair.

Both are experienced councillors and are involved with committees and issues affecting the day-to-day lives of Cam residents.

One of Christina's main involvements has been working closely on the Neighbourhood Development Plan, a... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 May 2019 10:49 by Jo Lewis

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Cam gets involved in the Great British Spring Clean!

Cam gets involved in the Great British Spring Clean!

A TEAM of nine litter picking volunteers tackled Cam's streets as part of the Great British Spring Clean clean-up campaign.

The hardworking team started litter picking from Cam Parish Council offices at Noel Lee Way in Cam and worked their way to Holywell Orchard. In two-hours they collected 18 bags of rubbish, two old tyres and a pile of discarded refuse including wood, metal poles and cardboard.

Event... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:17 by Jo Lewis

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Tree Charter oak sapling is planted

Tree Charter oak sapling is planted

AN OAK tree sapling which was awarded to Cam following interest in the Woodland Trust's Tree Charter pledge has been given a new home at the soon-to-be opened garden centre on Dursley Road in Cam.

Brian Whatling, Chairman of Cam Parish Council, was helped to plant the tree at Leaf & Ground garden centre by members of staff and volunteers from gardening group Blooming Cam.

The tiny oak was given to... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 10:55 by Jo Lewis

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Woodfield Play Park is officially opened!

Woodfield Play Park is officially opened!

DOZENS of children turned out for an Easter egg hunt and ribbon cutting ceremony which marked the official opening of Woodfield play area in Cam.

Brian Whatling, chairman of Cam Parish Council, cut a red ribbon and declared the park officially open. The play area off Hadley Road has been upgraded with new equipment, an improved MUGA and an up-dated football area.

One hundred colourful pegs were hidden... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 10:50 by Jo Lewis

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Cam Parish Council Grants

Cam parish Council Grants - Closing date 27th March 2019

Cam Parish Council has a small budget for the award of grants. The Council can only award grants using certain legal powers. Council must be confident that any grant awarded will benefit Cam residents

Grants are considered each year at the Parish Council's Financial, Policies & General Purposes Committee meeting in March for payments in April.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:27 by Peri-Celine

Tags: News, Information, Grant, Application, Form

Fond farewell to PCSO Michelle Dodd

Fond farewell to PCSO Michelle Dodd

POLICE officer Michelle Dodd was thanked for more than 10-years loyal service to Cam at a meeting held at Cam Parish Council.

Michelle, a police community support officer, is moving to a new post after 11-years in the area.

Chairman of Cam Parish Council, Brian Whatling, presented Michelle with a commemorative glass plaque on behalf of the parish of Cam.

He said: "Michelle has been a regular and friendly... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:46 by Jo Lewis

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Councillor Vacancy notice

PARISH/TOWN OF

Cam Parish Council

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

that a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Cam West ward of Cam Parish Council Due to the resignation of Cllr P Upfold.

If by 18 March 2019, a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors for the said Parish/Town, an election will be held to... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 12:20 by Peri-Celine

Tags: Cam, volunteer, Community, Councillor, Vacancy

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