Author: Jo Lewis
FENCING AT REAR BOUNDARY OF JUBILEE PLAYING FIELDS, EVERSIDE LANE, CAM, GL11 5UL
Cam Parish Council is inviting quotes to install a new length of fencing at the rear boundary line of Jubilee Playing Fields in Cam. Map and photograph attached. This fence to be to the following specification:
- The existing chain link fencing has largely collapsed and needs to be removed and scrub cleared, avoiding any young... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 10:42 by Jo Lewis
A NEW business has been set up in Cam, with Froffy Coffee taking over the reins of the Berry Blue café on Noel Lee Way.
New owner Cia Trevell had been managing Berry Blue for more than a year when the opportunity arose to fulfil her dream and take on the café as her own. She has worked in cafes in Cam and Dursley for the past 15-years and has always wanted to have her own business.
Cia... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 25 Oct 2019 13:11 by Jo Lewis
NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR PARISH/TOWN OF Cam Parish Council
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Cam East Ward of Cam Parish Council due to the resignation of Councillor Jim Mills.
If by 7th October 2019, a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:01 by Jo Lewis
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 Email:... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:06 by Jo Lewis
Cam is waking up to a new era with the welcomed prospect of more control over development in the future.
Residents are being urged to come forward and give feedback on Cam's Neighbourhood Development Plan. This is a vital part of the process to get the document adopted so that it can really start to benefit everyone in the area.
This is the first time in law that the Parish Council will have a statutory... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:30 by Jo Lewis
Comments needed on the future development of Cam
CAM Parish Council is urging residents to give comments on a crucial future planning document called the Neighbourhood Development Plan.
The draft plan has been five years in the making and, if adopted, will help shape future planning and development in Cam.
Posted: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 09:52 by Jo Lewis
CAM Parish Council has elected a new Chair and Vice-Chair of the council. Councillor Christina Carter has taken over the role of Chair with Councillor Val Lane as Vice-Chair.
Both are experienced councillors and are involved with committees and issues affecting the day-to-day lives of Cam residents.
One of Christina's main involvements has been working closely on the Neighbourhood Development Plan, a... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 23 May 2019 10:49 by Jo Lewis
A TEAM of nine litter picking volunteers tackled Cam's streets as part of the Great British Spring Clean clean-up campaign.
The hardworking team started litter picking from Cam Parish Council offices at Noel Lee Way in Cam and worked their way to Holywell Orchard. In two-hours they collected 18 bags of rubbish, two old tyres and a pile of discarded refuse including wood, metal poles and cardboard.
Event... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:17 by Jo Lewis
AN OAK tree sapling which was awarded to Cam following interest in the Woodland Trust's Tree Charter pledge has been given a new home at the soon-to-be opened garden centre on Dursley Road in Cam.
Brian Whatling, Chairman of Cam Parish Council, was helped to plant the tree at Leaf & Ground garden centre by members of staff and volunteers from gardening group Blooming Cam.
The tiny oak was given to... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 10:55 by Jo Lewis
DOZENS of children turned out for an Easter egg hunt and ribbon cutting ceremony which marked the official opening of Woodfield play area in Cam.
Brian Whatling, chairman of Cam Parish Council, cut a red ribbon and declared the park officially open. The play area off Hadley Road has been upgraded with new equipment, an improved MUGA and an up-dated football area.
One hundred colourful pegs were hidden... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 10:50 by Jo Lewis