Since the last article in the newsletter Stroud Valleys Project and its regular Thursday volunteer group have been busy with habitat management work including the start of the annual comfrey 'bash' (cutting back) which was scythed (less messy than a brush cutter), and the management of the newly planted hedgerow. This has suffered over the hot summer months and a number of plants have actually died... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:39 by Peri-Celine
CHRISTMAS has arrived in Cam, with Paddington Bear, Peter Rabbit and Winnie the Pooh helping the chairman of Cam Parish Council, Brian Whatling, to switch on the lights.
Scores of people turned out to enjoy the switch-on with an afternoon of attractions, including a fun fair, climbing wall, horse and pony rides and craft stalls.
And, of course, Father Christmas arrived on his sleigh to wish all the children... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:37 by Peri-Celine
A4135 Cam Pitch, Cam
Please be advised that Gloucestershire County Council have a blanket temporary traffic order for resurfacing works between the dates of 25th January 2019 and 31st March 2019.
A4135 Cam Pitch, Cam (as per the attached plan) is proposed to take place from 22nd February 2019 to 8th March 2019 between the hours of 09.30 hrs and 15.30 hrs each day. Any date changes will be advertised... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 28 Nov 2018 12:02 by Peri-Celine
THERE has been some confusion over exactly what Cam Parish Council is doing to the hardstanding area at Woodfield Play Area.
The play park, including the hardstanding area currently used as a basketball court, is closed for five-weeks while major upgrading work takes place. This follows extensive public consultations.
A new multi-use games area (MUGA) is going to be created on the hardstanding area.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 06 Nov 2018 11:33 by Jo Lewis
TWO PLAY AREAS IN CAM TO BE CLOSED FOR UP-GRADING
WOODFIELD play park off Hadley Road in Cam is due to be temporarily closed next week to allow for the regeneration and up-grading of the equipment and surfacing.
The play park and the footpath running through the middle of it will be securely fenced off from Monday 29 October for five weeks. During this time the area will be transformed with new play... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 11:30 by Jo Lewis
AN ANCIENT horse chestnut tree is to be removed from Hopton Green in Cam after a combination of diseases has left it decaying and slowly dying.
The tree, which is thought to be approximately 120-years old, is suffering from leaf miners, leaf fungus and a bacterial infection called bleeding canker. It has advancing decay in its stem and crown bowl.
Cam Parish Council has been aware of the condition of... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:00 by Jo Lewis
Cam parish Council Grants - Closing date 18th October 2018
Cam Parish Council has a small budget for the award of grants. The Council can only award grants using certain legal powers. Council must be confident that any grant awarded will benefit Cam residents
Grants are considered each year at the Parish Council's Financial, Policies & General Purposes Committee meeting in March for payments in April.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Oct 2018 09:00 by Peri-Celine
A38 road closure and future closures.
The following information has been copied from a letter from Gloucestershire Highways that was sent on the 20th September. To view the timetable for details of future road closures please click on the added documents. The map for the A38 Bristol Road closure has also been added to the attached documents.
What: Road closure for carriageway resurfacing Where: A38... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 01 Oct 2018 11:20 by Peri-Celine
Have you ever considered becoming a Councillor ?
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant Rule 8 of the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) Rule 1986 Cam Parish Council will fill the casual vacancies arising from the uncontested election by way of co-option.
- Be at least 18 years old
- Be a British citizen, an eligible Commonwealth citizen or a citizen of any other member state of the European Union meet... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 14 Sep 2018 11:00 by Jenny Walkley