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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Christmas Light Switch on!

Christmas Light Switch on!

Cam Parish Council Chair, Christina Carter will be lighting up Cam for Christmas on Saturday 30th November at 4:30pm.

It will be a low key affair this year but festive nonetheless.

Join us at the Cam Parish Council office, 4 Noel Lee Way.

Posted: Fri, 08 Nov 2019 12:22 by Jenny Walkley

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Replacement fencing at Jubilee Playing Fields

Replacement fencing at Jubilee Playing Fields

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

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Froffy Coffee comes to Cam

Froffy Coffee comes to Cam

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

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Cam Railway Station - Parking and traffic issues

In August 2019, Cam Parish Council held a multi-agency meeting with representatives from Gloucestershire Highways, Gloucestershire County Council, Stroud District Council, MP David Drew and Parish, District & County Councillors for Cam to address the urgent problems relating to parking at Cam & Dursley Train Station, Box Road and the surrounding road network.

The meeting was led by Cam Parish... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 10:50 by Jenny Walkley

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Councillor Vacancy

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

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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:

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

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Cam Needs You!

Cam Needs You!

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

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CAM PARISH NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN - NOTICE OF REGULATION 14

CAM PARISH NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN - NOTICE OF REGULATION 14

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.

The Regulation 14 public consultation on the Neighbourhood Development Plan starts on Monday 17... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 09:52 by Jo Lewis

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New Chair and Vice Chair at the council!

New Chair and Vice Chair at the council!

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

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Cam gets involved in the Great British Spring Clean!

Cam gets involved in the Great British Spring Clean!

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

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