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

Green spaces update

Green spaces update

Please find the latest update from the Government regarding green spaces.

The outdoor gym, play areas and skate park at Jubilee Field all remain closed.

Social distancing of 2m must also be observed.

Posted: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 10:23 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Information

VE day celebrations - Friday 8th May

VE day celebrations - Friday 8th May

Friday 8th May marks the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. The Royal British Legion is playing a central role in the delivery of a range of remote activities, including:

A live VE Day 75 livestream at 11.15am

National moments of Remembrance and thanksgiving, including a Two Minute Silence

A UK-wide singalong to Vera Lynn's 'We'll Meet Again at 9pm

A VE Day learning pack for children... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 11:32 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community, News

Age UK - information and support

Age UK - information and support

Age UK have adapted their support and want to let local communities know that they are here to help. There are a variety of resources available.An information and advice line where anyone (older people and their families) with an issue can call and get free advice – 01452 422660Freephone line if any older person is feeling lonely and wants a chat with one of our staff or volunteers – 0800... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 10:51 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community

Cam Parish Virtual Full Council Meeting

The first Virtual meeting of Cam Parish Council will be held on Wednesday 29th April at 6:30 via the Zoom platform.

Members of the public are welcome to join the meeting by registering their interest and email address with the Clerk at Clerk@camparishcouncil.gov.uk.

The Zoom ID and password are advertised on the agenda which you can find in the 'agendas and minutes' section of this website.

Posted: Fri, 24 Apr 2020 09:44 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Meetings

Two new ambulances that will be staffed by Gloucestershire firefighters to help relieve pressure on paramedics during the Covid-19 pandemic have arrived in the county.

Two new ambulances that will be staffed by Gloucestershire firefighters to help relieve pressure on paramedics during the Covid-19 pandemic have arrived in the county.

Firefighters from Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service (GFRS) were being trained by South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) to drive and crew the ambulances as part of a regional initiative that will see 15 new ambulances introduced to the SWASFT region, two of which will be operating in Gloucestershire.

The ambulances will be crewed by one firefighter and one paramedic and... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 10:14 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community, News

Ready, set, snap!

Ready, set, snap!

Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust's annual wildlife photography competition is now open for entries, with new categories and bigger and better prizes.

GWT would love to see your images showcasing the stunning scenery and spectacular wildlife here in Gloucestershire. We appreciate that movement is currently restricted due to lockdown but we think the 'on your doorstep' category provides the perfect opportunity... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 13:09 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community

Coronavirus – Guidance on access to green spaces

The government's priority is to save lives and the best way to protect yourself and others from illness is to stay at home.

However, exercise is still important for people's physical and mental wellbeing, so the government has said people can leave their homes for exercise once a day.

Please use the following guidance in order to stay safe:

  • stay local and use open spaces near to your home where possible... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 12:20 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Information

Covid -19 Information Pack produced by Stroud District Council

Please follow the link below for a Covid-19 Community Information pack that contains help and advice for communities during the current pandemic who are providing support to our most vulnerable residents across the Stroud District

Posted: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 12:05 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Information

Dog waste bin at Woodfields

Dog waste bin at Woodfields

If you find an overflowing bin - please do not continue to add waste to it.You can report missed bins to Stroud District Council on the link below.Please also be mindful that there will be a lot more people walking their dogs and generating more waste as we all try to cope with the current way of living. The bins will fill up quickly.The service providers will also be under more stress than normal... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 17:59 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community, Information