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

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

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

Longfield Hospice's butterfly appeal

Longfield Hospice's butterfly appeal

MONEY raised from a unique Butterfly Appeal will enable Gloucestershire and Minchinhampton based Longfield hospice to support many more patients and families across Gloucestershire and help families pay a beautiful tribute to their loved ones.

Longfield Hospice's appeal offers families a unique way to celebrate the life of someone special – a wonderful tribute to their memory and a chance to be... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 22 Mar 2021 10:27 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community, Information

Cam Parish Newsletter

Cam Parish Newsletter

Cam Parish Council is looking to redesign its Parish Newsletter. Can you help? Any local residents or business who can help create a newsletter template are encouraged to contact the Deputy Clerk, Lucy Biddle by emailing admin@camparishcouncil.gov.uk

Posted: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 11:47 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community, News

Local Plan Review - SDC

Stroud District Local Plan Review: Additional housing options consultation

The Stroud District Local Plan was adopted in November 2015 and sets out a planning strategy for distributing development within the District and policies for protecting and conserving the natural and built environment. The current Plan covers the period to 2031. It is important that the Local Plan is kept up-to-date and the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 16:20 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Cam, Community, Development

Play equipment in Cam Parish out of use during lockdown

Play equipment in Cam Parish out of use during lockdown

Cam Parish Council has reviewed the guidance from Government relating to play areas and have taken the decision to restrict the use of play equipment during the lockdown with immediate effect.

This includes all play equipment on Cam Green, Woodfields Play area and the Jubilee Field.

The use of the basketball court/MUGA at Woodfields, the outdoor gym equipment and Skate Park is strictly prohibited for... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 10:40 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community, Information

DURSLEY UNITED CHARITY - GRANT AVAILABLE

DURSLEY UNITED CHARITY

Charity Number 248960

Students who live in the parishes of Dursley, Cam, Stinchcombe and Uley and who are in need of financial assistance for Further Education or Training can apply to Dursley United Charity before 30th September 2020

Application forms can be obtained from:

Mrs Anita Gambie, Clerk to the Trustees, DUC, c/o Dursley Town Council, Jacob's House, Castle Street, Dursley,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 10:15 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community

Community Connexions launch volunteer recruitment campaign in Stroud

Community Connexions launch volunteer recruitment campaign in Stroud

Community Connexions, a charity which provides transport for people of all ages across Gloucestershire, who would otherwise struggle to get where they need to go, have launched the 'you are more than a volunteer to us' campaignin a bid to recruit more volunteers within the county to help their cause.

Chief Executive of Community Connexions, Paul Riddick, said: "The Covid Pandemic saw our volunteer base... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 Aug 2020 14:00 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community

Cam Parochial Charities Grants

The next meeting of Cam Parochial Charities for consideration of grants will be held on

Tuesday 18th August 2020

In the past grants have been given to local people requiring help

ie, young people pursuing further education
Children's Groups
Parishioner's

For further details

Telephone 01453 545231

Or

01453 542518

Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 19:07 by Jenny Walkley

Tags: Community