Tour of Britain - Pershore Time Trial
Wychavon District Council, supported by Worcestershire County Council, have been lucky enough to secure Stage 6 of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain on Thursday 12 September 2019, which is a massive opportunity for the locations involved. The Tour of Britain, the nations biggest professional bike race, will be showcasing 120 of the worlds best cyclists across eight challenges stages and best of all it is free for spectators to attend.
On Thursday 12 Sept the Worcestershire’s Vale and Spa stage will host the key time trial stage, with riders racing one at a time against the clock over a 14.5km / 9 mile route that starts and finishes in Pershore Town Centre. To accommodate all the Tour infrastructure, team vehicles and for riders/spectators safety roads will be closed under a Section 16A (Sporting Events on the Highway) order.
Road Closure Map here and letter here
Neighourhood Plan Steering Group
Next meeting will take place on tuesday 20th August 2019 at 7pm in Church Lench Village Hall.
Residents are welcome to attend.
Worcestershire Passenger Transport Strategy - August Event Schedule
The schedule for our attendance at events and locations for August click here. The dates of which are colour coded by District.
West Mercia have launched their ‘On the Beat – South Worcestershire’ newsletter.
It will be a quarterly newsletter and this is the first edition click here. If you have any queries regarding this newsletter orpolicing in your area please contact your local Policing Team, details -https://www.westmercia.police.uk/article/2113/South-Worcestershire-policing-area
SNT Droitwich Town East and Rural East, Police, Parish Council Newsletter
Road Closure Notice.
WORCESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL PUBLIC NOTICE Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984
(C2011 Rous Lench Green to Low Road, South Lenches)(Temporary Closure) Order 2019
Proposed Order: to close that part of C2011 Rous Lench Green to Low Road from its junction with C2011 Radford Road to its junction with C2011 Atch Lench Road.
Reason: New / Replacement Water Main.
Exemptions: to permit access to any land or premises fronting the highway affected wherethere is no other form of access; and to allow the works to be undertaken.
Alternative route: C2263 Main Street, C2263 Ab Lench Road, C2263 Rous Lench to AbLench, C2022 The Green and vice versa.
Maximum duration: 18 Months. Anticipated duration: 89 days Commencing: 26 August 2019
Simon Mallinson Head of Legal and Democratic Services County Hall Spetchley Road,Worcester.1 August 2019
Small grants for active parishes
Leaflet attached here for further information. Closing date 30th August 2019.
St Richard’s Hospice have a free open afternoon on Sunday 13th October 1-4pm where the community can learn more about our services, volunteering and fundraising. Along with tea and cake being served.
Flyer giving details here
The notice of public rights and publication of unaudited Annual Governance and Accountability Return for the year ended 31 March
to the Annual Audit.
Draft Worcestershire Passenger Transport Strategy Consultation.
The consultation on the draft Worcestershire Passenger Transport Strategy is now available using the link below. Residents encouraged to feedback on the Strategy.
Worcestershire County Council’s Community Solutions Fund
Councillor Hodgson, Cabinet Member for Communities helped launch the Community Solutions Fund at the Celebrating Volunteering Event on the 3rd of June 2019.
This fund, which totals £145,000, can support parish & town councils, voluntary and community sector organisations, schools and community groups to address local issues and increase community capacity through projects and initiatives that reflect the priorities of the Corporate Plan and help reduce future demand and costs for the County Council.
We have already received some applications but would encourage you to promote this within your communities and visit the Act Local Website http://www.actlocalworcestershire.org/CommunitySolutionsFund where you will find details of the fund, the criteria and the application form.
All applications to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org - closing date 5pm on 8th September 2019.
Residents requested to inform the Police if they have had property broken into but nothing taken, message can be left by ringing 101 or report online: www.westmercia.police.uk
Mark property and record serial numbers, this can be done for free on the National Property Register www.immobilise.com
Any suspicious vehicles noted in the area please let the Police know.
Royal Mail wishes to raise awareness of scam mail in the community.
What is it? - Scam mail is illegal mail, not normal advertising mail that targets the most vulnerable in society.
What to look out for: Scam mail is sent for the sole intention of obtaining money through deception and/or fraud.
You can contact Royal Mail if you are concerned that someone you know is receiving scam mail by:
Writing to Royal Mail at FREEPOST SCAM MAIL enclosing any items that are suspected of being scam mail;
Call the Royal Mail Scam Mail Helpline on 0800 0113 466;
South Lenches Parish Council is registered with the Information Commissioners Office (ICO) as a Data Controller under its provisions
for Parish and Community Councils (Registration number A8266307).
We will not disclose your information to anyone and it will be used wholly and exclusively by SLPC for the communication of official Parish Council business.
View full Privacy Notice here.
The next Parish Council Meeting will be held on Monday September 9th 2019 at 8pm in Church Lench Village Hall. All parishioners welcome to attend.
NB: Later start time.
Minutes of the July meeting can be viewed here
Previous minutes can be viewed on the Parish Council Page of this website.
Minutes of July Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group meeting can be viewed here.
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