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

News

Local Plan Review - SDC

Stroud District Local Plan Review: Additional housing options consultation

The Stroud District Local Plan was adopted in November 2015 and sets out a planning strategy for distributing development within the District and policies for protecting and conserving the natural and built environment. The current Plan covers the period to 2031. It is important that the Local Plan is kept up-to-date and the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 16:20 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Cam, Community, Development

Remembrance 2020

Remembrance 2020

As a result of Covid-19 restrictions, the British Legion, Churches and the Parish Council won't be holding the usual Remembrance Parade and Service on Remembrance Sunday at the War Memorial this year. Instead, working together St Georges Church have organised an online 'Service of Remembrance'. The link to this service is below.

Please do join us on St George's Facebook page Live at 9:30am on Sunday... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 07 Nov 2020 12:52 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Cam, Events

Play equipment in Cam Parish out of use during lockdown

Play equipment in Cam Parish out of use during lockdown

Cam Parish Council has reviewed the guidance from Government relating to play areas and have taken the decision to restrict the use of play equipment during the lockdown with immediate effect.

This includes all play equipment on Cam Green, Woodfields Play area and the Jubilee Field.

The use of the basketball court/MUGA at Woodfields, the outdoor gym equipment and Skate Park is strictly prohibited for... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 10:40 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: Community, Information

Vacancy for Parish Councillors in Cam

Vacancy for Parish Councillors in Cam

There are currently two vacancies for Parish Councillors in Cam.

You can become a councillor as long as you are:

  • British or a citizen of the Commonwealth or European Union
  • At least 18 years old
  • Registered to vote in the area or have lived, worked or owned property there for at least 12 months before an election.

There are many reasons why you might like to become a councillor:

Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 13:48 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: Volunteer

Cam Parish Council Grants - Closing date 21st October 2020

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 October for payments in November. Grants must meet the Council's grant criteria which... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 11:18 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: Grant

Resurfacing - Dursley Road

Resurfacing - Dursley Road

Temporary Traffic Order to close the B4066 Dursley Road, Cam for approximately 3 Days (excl. weekends) between the hours of 09:30 to 15:30

The PLANNED start and end dates are currently Friday 23rd October to Tuesday 27th October, however keep an eye on the Gloucestershire County Council web page for any short notice changes.

The resurfacing programme is dependent on several factors. It can be affected... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Oct 2020 12:33 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: Information, Road Works

Councillor Brian Whatling

Councillor Brian Whatling

It is with much sadness that I have to announce the passing of Councillor Brian Whatling.

It is hard to imagine Cam Parish Council without Brian. Until this year, when he became ill, he had never missed a meeting in all the years he had served as a Councillor.

We had the honour of working with Brian whilst he held positions of leadership for many of those years as Chair of Council and Chair of the Planning... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 11:07 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: Councillor, Information

Parish Council vacancy

NOTICE OF VACANCY

IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR

PARISH OF CAM

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

Pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, following a resignation from the above named Parish Council, a vacancy now exists in the office of Councillor for Cam Parish Council in the ward of Cam East.

If within 14 days after the date of this notice (i.e. no later than (19th October 2020), a request for an election... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 11:06 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: Vacancy, volunteer

Cam Stiles Replaced with Kissing Gates

Cam Stiles Replaced with Kissing Gates

FIVE crumbling stiles in the Ashmead Green area of Cam have been replaced with kissing gates to create a stile-free route for walkers.

The stiles, on public footpaths crossing fields from Green Street to Ashmead, are part of the Cam Accessible Paths Project which aims to improve access to the countryside and create circular walks for people of all abilities.

The installation of the kissing gates was... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 11:05 by Jo Lewis

Tags: News

Neighbourhood Plan shortlisted for award

Cam Parish Council's Neighbourhood Plan and Design Code has been shortlisted by the Royal Town Planning Institute, South West Awards, in the category of 'Excellence in Plan Making Practice'.

The plan and code were submitted for the award as a joint collaboration between Cam Parish Council and its partner advisers, Place Studio, who worked with the Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group and the local community... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 12:32 by Jo Lewis

Tags: News

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