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

Tags: Community

Remember a loved one with Longfield’s Daisy Appeal.

Remember a loved one with Longfield’s Daisy Appeal.

Following two successful 'In Memory' Appeals using metal flowers as a way for people to donate and remember a loved one, Longfield Community Hospice is running a third appeal with its latest metal flower offering – a Michaelmas daisy.

The appeal will give supporters a thoughtful way to remember someone special.

When they make a generous donation to the appeal, they will reserve a beautiful metal... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 09:58 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community

THE GREAT JUBILLE FLAG PROJECT!

THE GREAT JUBILLE FLAG PROJECT!

GL11 and Cam and Dursley Creatives have come together to create a special community project for the Platinum Jubilee celebrations.

The Great Jubilee Flag Project!

What is the project?

  • A drawing competition for local school children asked to create images they felt represented the Queen and her reign. We received over 900 entries!
  • Drawings were chosen and put onto 14 silkscreens
  • Teachers, TAs and community... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 12:29 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Beacon Trail for Cam & Dursley - 30 April 2022 to 12 June 2022

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Beacon Trail for Cam & Dursley - 30 April 2022 to 12 June 2022

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Beacon Trail for Cam & Dursley

30 April 2022 to 12 June 2022

A unique high street safari, free family experience.

Join us for this historic occasion by taking part in our free, magical augmented reality story-trail (sponsored by Spring Villa, RS Autotechnik and Leaf and Ground.

Located around Cam & Dursley are seven magical characters on a day trip from Buckingham... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 30 Apr 2022 09:00 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community, Events

Cam Parish Council Annual Parish Assembly

Cam Parish Council Annual Parish Assembly

The Annual Parish Assembly will take place on Wednesday 27th April at 6pm at Cam Memorial Hall.

This is an opportunity to come and address your Councillors to discuss local issues.

GL11 will be in attendance to discuss their upcoming events and projects.

Stroud Valleys Project will give a talk on their work at the Rackleaze Nature Area.

Come along and see the amazing plans for the redevelopment of 2 fantastic... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 Apr 2022 12:25 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community, Information

Kingshill House charity fundraiser

Come along for Easter hunt, crafts and yoga on Wednesday 13th April

And

Print a sunny scene on Saturday 16th April 10-2pm

Tickets are £4 per child

Book via our website kingshillhouse.org.uk or call 01453 549133

Posted: Fri, 01 Apr 2022 11:50 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community

Easter crafts and egg hunt at St.Barts Church

Easter crafts and egg hunt at St.Barts Church

Easter Egg Hunt at St Barts Churchyard

And afterwards

Easter Crafts in the Church

Come and craft something for Easter.

Wednesday 13th April 11.00-1.00

All welcome - children with parents

Posted: Fri, 01 Apr 2022 10:31 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community, Information

Old photo display for the Queens Platinum Jubilee

Old photo display for the Queens Platinum Jubilee

Do you have old photos of street parties in Cam?

Cam Parish Council is hoping to put together a photo display as part of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.

We're looking for photos of past Jubilee celebrations, the Coronation or any other Royal themed events that have taken place in or around Cam.

Please email copies of photos to admin@camparishcouncil.gov.uk or call into the Parish Office, 4 Noel Lee Way... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 31 Mar 2022 12:14 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community

Can you help crochet or knit flowers for Cam?

Can you help crochet or knit flowers for Cam?

Cam Parish Council is hoping to decorate Cam for the Queens Jubilee extended Bank Holiday weekend in June. We're looking for colorful crochet or knitted flowers that can be draped over bushes, hung from trees, or put on sticks in the ground.

Please drop any creations into Cam Parish Office,

4 Noel Lee Way

Happy crafting!

Posted: Wed, 23 Mar 2022 10:42 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community

ReConnect Gloucestershire - Stroke Support

ReConnect Gloucestershire - Stroke Support

Spaces are available at the Stoke Support Group at GL11 Community Hub in Cam.It's a very friendly small group that meet fortnightly for tea and cake. Sometimes they play a board game and organise seasonal trips, e.g. on a canal boat.If you are interested in joining, contact Amy - amy@reconnectglos.org.uk or call 07935 810 160Dursley Town Council Stroud District Council Gloucestershire County Council... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Mar 2022 11:04 by Jenny Walkley

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ReConnect Gloucestershire - Befriending service

ReConnect Gloucestershire - Befriending service

Can you support someone who has been affected by a long-term condition, e.g. stroke, aphasia or dementia?We match people affected by Stroke, Dementia, Aphasia, and other long term health conditions with a Befriender who has usually been affected by the same condition themselves or through a friend/family member.Befrienders offer invaluable empathy and company during a time that is often very isolating.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Mar 2022 11:03 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community, Information