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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Cam lights up for Christmas!

Cam lights up for Christmas!

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

Tags: Cam, Community, Events, Information, News, volunteer

Woodfield and Cam Green play parks to be temporarily 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

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Horse Chestnut tree to be removed from Hopton Green, Cam

Horse Chestnut tree to be removed from Hopton Green, Cam

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

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A38 road closure and future closures.

A38 road closure and future closures.

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

Tags: A38, Cam, Community, Information, Maps, News, Road Closure, Road Works, Traffic

Parish Councillor Vacancies

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

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‘Blooming Cam!’

‘Blooming Cam!’

'Blooming Cam!'

Volunteers needed to help make "Cam Bloom!"

Planting, Weeding, Cutting back, Clearing, Advising… Please get involved!

Contact Jo Lewis at Cam Parish Council on 01453 548884 or email

Posted: Wed, 12 Sep 2018 13:21 by Peri-Celine

Tags: Cam, Community, Information, News, volunteer

NDP Open Days

NDP Open Days at Cam Parish Council Offices

Find out whats happening in Cam and tell us what you think!

11am-12 on: August 11th, September 8th, October 13th, November 10th, December 8th and January 19th

Posted: Wed, 12 Sep 2018 11:00 by Peri-Celine

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Thank you from Cobalt Health!

Thank you from Cobalt Health!

Card sales at Cam Parish Council offices raised an incredible £150.00 for diagnostic imaging charity Cobalt.

Generous callers to the council offices bought the charity's up-cycled birthday and Christmas cards throughout 2017.

The Cheltenham based charity invests in equipment, research and education to ensure everyone has access to the best medical imaging possible.

A spokesman said: "Cam helped... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Feb 2018 12:13 by Jo Lewis

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Tree Charter

Tree Charter

More than one hundred people signed a tree charter at Cam Parish Council standing up for the UK's woodlands.

Led by the Woodland Trust, the Charter for Trees, Woods and People sets out how people and trees benefit each other and will guide policy and practice in tree protection in the UK.

Information sheets were displayed in the foyer of Cam Parish Council and 102 people signed to show their support.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:08 by Jo Lewis

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Flytipping at Rackleaze - Threat to pets and wildlife

Cam Parish Council has recently paid for the clearance of the drainage ditch at Rackleaze Nature Reserve due to the illegal fly-tipping of green waste causing the blocking of the ditch¸ damaging the habitat¸ and attracting rats.

Rackleaze Nature Reserve is home to many protected species including water vole¸ otter¸ and bats. The protected species must be taken into consideration... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Oct 2017 09:37 by Jo Lewis

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