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

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 Jenny Walkley

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 Jenny Walkley

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

DURSLEY UNITED CHARITY - GRANT AVAILABLE

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 Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community

Road Closure - Woodend Lane, Cam.

Road Closure - Woodend Lane, Cam.

Road Closure

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 Jenny Walkley

Tags: Road Closure

Cam Institute Charity Small Grants Available

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 Jenny Walkley

Tags: Grants

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE, ASHMEAD

Gloucestershire County Council has made an order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (as amended) to temporarily close part of the 3/206 Ashmead from its junction with Tickshill to its junction with Cam Green for a distance of approximately 1050 metres.

The reason for the closure is for drainage works.

The road is expected to be closed from 25th August 2020 until the 28th August 2020 or until... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 10:25 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Road Closure

Community Connexions launch volunteer recruitment campaign in Stroud

Community Connexions launch volunteer recruitment campaign in Stroud

Community Connexions, a charity which provides transport for people of all ages across Gloucestershire, who would otherwise struggle to get where they need to go, have launched the 'you are more than a volunteer to us' campaignin a bid to recruit more volunteers within the county to help their cause.

Chief Executive of Community Connexions, Paul Riddick, said: "The Covid Pandemic saw our volunteer base... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Aug 2020 14:00 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community

Temporary Road Closure - Kingshill Lane, Dursley.

Temporary Road Closure - Kingshill Lane, Dursley.

Temporary Traffic Order to close the road for carriageway resurfacing Kingshill Lane, Dursley.

For approximately 6 Days (excl. weekends and bank holidays) between the hours of 09:30 to 15:30

The PLANNED start and end dates are currently Monday 24th August to Tuesday 1st September, however, keep an eye on the web page detailed below or the signs on site for any short notice changes

www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/resurfacing... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Aug 2020 09:37 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Road Closure

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