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

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Speedwatch Action Group coming to Cam.

Speedwatch Action Group coming to Cam.

Cam Parish Council has supported the creation of a volunteer group to monitor speeds of traffic at significant points of interest around the Parish.

Volunteers received training on how to use the radar gun from Gloucestershire Police. Community Speedwatch (CSW) is a national initiative where, in partnership with the police, members of the community use a hand-held detection device to monitor the speed... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Nov 2021 14:40 by Jenny Walkley

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The Cam, Dursley & Uley Joint Woodland Management Committee is seeking a Clerk

The Cam, Dursley & Uley Joint Woodland Management Committee is seeking a Clerk

The Cam, Dursley & Uley Joint Woodland Management Committee is external to Cam Parish Council, Dursley Town Council and Uley Parish

It was set up in 1994 in a contract with Stroud District Council (the land owners). The governance agreement with SDC delegated powers to the Cam, Dursley and Uley Joint
Woodland Management Committee to manage woodlands and grasslands – all of which are environmentally... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Nov 2021 12:45 by Jenny Walkley

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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

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DURSLEY WALKING FESTIVAL 2021

DURSLEY WALKING FESTIVAL 2021

The 2021 walking festival will be the 10th Festival held in Dursley!

The festival will commence on Wednesday 6th October with a full programme of walks each day through to Sunday 10th October.

Details can be found on the link below

Posted: Wed, 15 Sep 2021 17:59 by Jenny Walkley

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Parish response regarding parking on the Jubilee

The issue of parking at the Jubilee has been discussed many times over the last few years but the problem has grown and it is now at a point where the parish council is unable to let it continue in the interests of public safety. After many complaints regarding pedestrian safety and a concern raised by Everside Football Club, the parish Council took the decision to limit the amount of vehicles able... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 09:48 by Jenny Walkley

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Service changes for Stagecoach buses as of 29 August.

There are some improvements: the hourly service from Dursley - Gloucester will be restored, with a new 65 service that will run from Stroud, Nympsfield Uley, Dursley, Cam, Eastington, Stonehouse to Gloucester. This will mean Uley has an hourly bus service as well. Nympsfield and Woodmancote will have a two-hourly service.

There are however some loses, primarily the lack of a bus from Cam or Dursley... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Aug 2021 14:24 by Jenny Walkley

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CAM’S HISTORIC STONE STILES RECORDED

CAM’S HISTORIC STONE STILES RECORDED

A NEW survey has been completed of the nineteen historic stone stiles that can be found in Cam. The review is an update of an earlier study carried out in 2007 and includes an extra stone stile found at Jubilee Playing Field.

John Fowles carried out the survey between November 2020 and April 2021 to update the earlier report carried out by Cam Wildlife Group 15-years ago. Both reports can be found on... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 14:00 by Jenny Walkley

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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

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Follow the Country Code

Follow the Country Code

We live in a beautiful part of Gloucestershire with lots of scenic walking routes and attractions. Whilst Covid restrictions are still keeping us all local and as the weather warms and evenings get brighter; our footpaths, roads and lanes are getting busier. We want everyone to be able to share and enjoy Cam so ask that you please be a courteous neighbour.

- Pick up your dogs poo

- Take your litter home... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 11:42 by Jenny Walkley

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