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

Author: Jenny Walkley

December Newsletter

December Newsletter

Please clink the link for a copy of the December 2021 newsletter

Posted: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 08:18 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Newsletters

November Newsletter 2021

November Newsletter 2021

The November 2021 Newsletter is available to view on the link below.

Posted: Tue, 23 Nov 2021 10:42 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Newsletters

Cam decorated with poppies ahead of Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday

Cam decorated with poppies ahead of Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday

The War Memorial on Hopton Green and the Cam Village Centre including the Lower Cam War Memorial, verges at Cam Pitch and the area outside the Cam Parish Council Office and Froffy Coffee have been decorated with poppies ahead of Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday.

Crocheted and knitted poppies have been a tradition since the first 'yarn-bombing' in 2018 and have been complimented this year by spray... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Nov 2021 14:27 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community

Speedwatch Action Group coming to Cam.

Speedwatch Action Group coming to Cam.

Cam Parish Council has supported the creation of a volunteer group to monitor speeds of traffic at significant points of interest around the Parish.

Volunteers received training on how to use the radar gun from Gloucestershire Police. Community Speedwatch (CSW) is a national initiative where, in partnership with the police, members of the community use a hand-held detection device to monitor the speed... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Nov 2021 14:40 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Information, volunteer

The Cam, Dursley & Uley Joint Woodland Management Committee is seeking a Clerk

The Cam, Dursley & Uley Joint Woodland Management Committee is seeking a Clerk

The Cam, Dursley & Uley Joint Woodland Management Committee is external to Cam Parish Council, Dursley Town Council and Uley Parish

It was set up in 1994 in a contract with Stroud District Council (the land owners). The governance agreement with SDC delegated powers to the Cam, Dursley and Uley Joint
Woodland Management Committee to manage woodlands and grasslands – all of which are environmentally... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Nov 2021 12:45 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Information

Extra Date added for Playground Development Consultation for Jubilee Playing Fields

Extra Date added for Playground Development Consultation for Jubilee Playing Fields

SATURDAY 23 OCTOBER, 9.45am - 11.30am, talk to Cam Parish Council about its plans for play areas at Jubilee Playing Field!

Cam Parish Council has exciting plans to create two new play areas for children at Jubilee Playing Field, off Everside Lane.

An extra date has been added to the consultation so that people can see the plans (link below) and give their comments. This is:

Saturday 23 October, Sports... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Oct 2021 12:08 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community, Consultation, Development

Council Open days

Council Open days

Cam Parish Council will be holding open days to share information on the three planning applications submitted for land at Draycott (West of Cam).

Both developers, Persimmon and Robert Hitchings, have now come forward and submitted three separate planning applications on the land West of Draycott. All three applications are now live on the Stroud District Council Planning website.

Every member of the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 10:13 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community, Information

Planning Applications submitted for land West of Draycott

Both developers, Persimmons and Robert Hitchings, have now come forward and submitted three separate planning applications on the land West of Draycott. All three applications are now live on the Stroud District Council Planning website.

Every member of the community has the right to comment on any planning application. This is your opportunity to make your feelings known!

Comments should be submitted... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 12:14 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Development

DURSLEY WALKING FESTIVAL 2021

DURSLEY WALKING FESTIVAL 2021

The 2021 walking festival will be the 10th Festival held in Dursley!

The festival will commence on Wednesday 6th October with a full programme of walks each day through to Sunday 10th October.

Details can be found on the link below

Posted: Wed, 15 Sep 2021 17:59 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Information

Parish response regarding parking on the Jubilee

The issue of parking at the Jubilee has been discussed many times over the last few years but the problem has grown and it is now at a point where the parish council is unable to let it continue in the interests of public safety. After many complaints regarding pedestrian safety and a concern raised by Everside Football Club, the parish Council took the decision to limit the amount of vehicles able... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 09:48 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Information