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: Jo Lewis

Cam's Christmas Lights Switch On

Cam's Christmas Lights Switch On

CROWDS of people turned out to enjoy Cam's community light switch on and take part in the family friendly activities all along the High Street.

A fun-fair was set up along with pony rides, a bouncy castle, street food and a whole host of craft stalls. Father Christmas was in his magical grotto in Cam Parish Council greeting excited children.

The lights were officially switched on by Cllr Jon Fulcher,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Dec 2022 09:51 by Jo Lewis

Tags: Cam, Community, Events, News

Cam Christmas Lights Switch On: High Street Road Closure

Picture of road closure

As part of the Cam's Christmas Light's Switch On community event on Saturday 26 November, the Cam High Street will be closed from 1.30pm - 5.00pm.

Posted: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 11:14 by Jo Lewis

Tags: Community, Events, Road Closure, Traffic

Have you seen the signs?

Have you seen the signs?

Signs have been popping up across the Stroud District asking our communities to have a friendly chat with street furniture – yes, street furniture!

Signs have been going up around Paganhill, Stratford Park, Cam and Dursley asking residents if they want to talk. The Hello Lamp Post programme wants to find out peoples' thoughts on things like energy costs and the local environment. It is hoped that... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Oct 2022 12:24 by Jo Lewis

Tags: Community, Consultation, Development, News

Save the date!

Save the date!

The Cam Community Christmas Lights Switch On - is back!

More details to follow...

Posted: Tue, 11 Oct 2022 10:30 by Jo Lewis

Tags: Community, Events, News

Your Community, Your Say

Your Community, Your Say

Cam Parish Council is launching a community survey and wants to know your views!

To better understand the needs of our community, we are asking:

What needs improving?

What do you value about Cam the most?

This community survey will help us to better understand the needs of our community and the future of Cam.

It only takes 8 minutes to complete, so please let us know your thoughts.

For those without internet... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Oct 2022 09:48 by Jo Lewis

Tags: Community, Consultation, Development, Information, News, Newsletters

Grand opening of the Jubilee Playing Field play areas announced

Grand opening of the Jubilee Playing Field play areas announced

Join Cam Parish Councillors on Saturday 8th October at Jubilee Playing for a fun filled family afternoon of celebrations.

Posted: Thu, 22 Sep 2022 13:48 by Jo Lewis

Tags: Community, Councillor, Events, News

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:

Miss Kate Reynolds, Clerk to the Trustees, Cam Institute Charity, 15 Birch Road, Norman Hill, Cam, Glos, GL11 5SF.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Sep 2022 10:41 by Jo Lewis

Tags: News

Dursley United Charity Education Grants 2022

Dursley United Charity invites applications for a grant from any person resident in one of the Parishes of Dursley, Uley, Cam, or Stinchcombe who in the opinion of the Trustees, is in need of financial help to support their study in further education, higher education, or training.

Enquiries and a request for an application form should be sent to the Clerk by email: elizabethjoakley317@yahoo.co.uk,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Sep 2022 11:28 by Jo Lewis

Tags: News

WORK STARTS ON NEW PLAY AREAS AT JUBILEE PLAYING FIELD

WORK to create two exciting new children's play areas at Jubilee Playing Field in Cam is due to start on Thursday 7 July.

Play designers Proludic will be on site for five weeks building a fenced play area for toddler aged children and an unfenced area with equipment for older, junior aged children.

Jubilee Playing Field will remain open to the public while the play areas are installed but there will... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Jul 2022 11:01 by Jo Lewis

Tags: News

Chair takes on second year at Cam Parish Council

Chair takes on second year at Cam Parish Council

CAM Parish Council has elected Jonathan Fulcher to take on a second year as chair of the council. Mark Morton is the new vice-chair.

Jon said he was looking forward to continuing as chair and hoped to see projects begun by the parish council through to delivery in 2022, as well as addressing ongoing and new issues.

He added: "There's a lot to be said for continuity at the helm while a new vice-chair,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 May 2022 10:01 by Jo Lewis

Tags: News