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

Cam Parochial Charities - Grants available

Cam Parochial Charities - Grants available

The next meeting of Cam Parochial Charities for consideration of grants will be held on Thursday 11th February 2021.

For further details or to submit an application please email

clerkcamparochial@outlook.com or call 07792 562527

Posted: Tue, 09 Feb 2021 14:28 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: Grants

Clearance work at Rackleaze Nature Area

Clearance work at Rackleaze Nature Area

Clearance work is due to take place at Rackleaze Nature Area in Cam, starting Tuesday 9 February. The public footpath will remain open but the boardwalk will be closed for the duration of the work.

An area of overgrown vegetation and dense scrub is being cleared from the site. This will be done in a sensitive way by ecological landscapers JPR Environmental of Stonehouse to ensure that any wildlife will... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 12:45 by Jo Lewis

Tags: News

Tenders to divert the footpath at Jubilee Playing Field are now open

JUBILEE PLAYING FIELD, EVERSIDE LANE, CAM, GL11 5UL

Cam Parish Council is inviting quotes to:

  1. Divert the tarmac perimeter footpath at Jubilee Playing Field to take users away from the skatepark and rejoin the existing footpath at a further point, and
  2. To create a new, short footpath linking the new footpath to the MUGA

Full details can be downloaded from our website or collected by arrangement from:

The... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 16:32 by Jo Lewis

Tags: News, Tender

Tenders for the maintenance of the Rackleaze Nature Area are now open

Tenders for the maintenance of the Rackleaze Nature Area are now open

CONTRACT FOR

Rackleaze Nature Area Maintenance

Tenders are invited for the contract for Rackleaze Nature Area Maintenance, which will come into force in April 2021.

Rackleaze Nature Area is a feeding site for birds, bats and insects. Cam Parish Council has an aspiration for this important and sensitive habitat to reach the status of a Local Wildlife Area (LWA)

Full details and tender documentation can... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 11:31 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: Tender

Tenders for the Cam Parish Council Handy Person contract are now open

Tenders for the Cam Parish Council Handy Person contract are now open

Tenders are invited for the contract for Parish Handyperson, which will come into force in April 2021.

The work includes routine maintenance of council facilities and equipment, footpath clearance, litter picking, inspection and maintenance of play equipment.

Full details and tender documentation can be downloaded from our website or collection by arrangement from:

The Parish Clerk

Cam Parish Council

4... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 11:05 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: Tender

Grant funding available

The deadline for applying for grant funding from Cam Parish Council is 24 February. Applications will be considered by Full Council in March.

Cam Parish Council has a small budget for the award of grants but only applications that benefit Cam residents can be considered. Funding applications must be made on the form available at https://www.camparishcouncil.gov.uk/grant-information.html#element-934234

The completed form and supporting... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 Jan 2021 13:57 by Jo Lewis

Tags: News

News from Citizens Advice – Help needed with employment problems during Covid pandemic.

News from Citizens Advice – Help needed with employment problems during Covid pandemic.

Please let anyone with difficulties know that we are able to offer advice by Freephone and email, but sadly as yet, not face to face contact.

Unfortunately, the number of enquiries about Employment problems has soared over the last 10 months. Many people have needed advice on whether they are entitled to furlough pay, how this is calculated, and whether they might be able to claim Universal Credit in... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 16:34 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: News

Temporary timetable changes - GWR

Temporary timetable changes - GWR

From Monday (11 January) in addition to the changes already in operation there will be reduced frequency of off peak services between Bristol Temple Meads and London Paddington.

The changes will help protect services vital for key workers and essential travel and will mean GWR continue to operate approximately 80% of their planned timetable.

GWR will be directly contacting customers who have booked online... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 11:58 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: Information, travel

Cam Parish Newsletter

Cam Parish Newsletter

Cam Parish Council is looking to redesign its Parish Newsletter. Can you help? Any local residents or business who can help create a newsletter template are encouraged to contact the Deputy Clerk, Lucy Biddle by emailing admin@camparishcouncil.gov.uk

Posted: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 11:47 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: Community, News

Become a Councillor for Cam Parish

Become a Councillor for Cam Parish

MAKE A CHANGE

BECOME A COUNCILLOR

WHAT DO LOCAL COUNCILS DO?

Your local council has overall responsibility for the wellbeing of your local community. Their work falls into three main categories:

• Delivery of services

• Improve quality of life for residents

• Give communities a democratic voice

BECOMING A LOCAL COUNCILLOR

As a local councillor you can become a voice for your community and make... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 11:26 by Lucy Biddle

Tags: Councillor

Subscribe to RSS Feed Help for RSS Feeds