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:
- to make a difference and help... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 13:48 by Lucy Biddle
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
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
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
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
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
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
DURSLEY UNITED CHARITY
Charity Number 248960
Students who live in the parishes of Dursley, Cam, Stinchcombe and Uley and who are in need of financial assistance for Further Education or Training can apply to Dursley United Charity before 30th September 2020
Application forms can be obtained from:
Mrs Anita Gambie, Clerk to the Trustees, DUC, c/o Dursley Town Council, Jacob's House, Castle Street, Dursley,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 10:15 by Lucy Biddle
Woodend Lane, Cam.
For approximately 2 Days (excl. weekends) between the hours of 07:00 to 19:00
The PLANNED start and end dates are currently Thursday 17th September to Friday 18th September, however keep an eye on the web page detailed below or the signs on site for any short notice changes. The resurfacing programme is dependent on several factors. It can be affected by things like; heavy... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Sep 2020 08:07 by Lucy Biddle
The Trustees of the Cam Institute Charity have funds available to assist organisations which provide facilities for recreation or leisure time occupation for the benefit of the residents of Cam.
Organisations may apply for small grants by filling in a short application form available from: Mrs L Wellings, Clerk to the Trustees, Cam Institute Charity c/o 24 The Crescent, Cam, Dursley, Glos. GL11 5QS... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 21 Aug 2020 17:53 by Lucy Biddle