At the Charfield Parish meeting yesterday evening, sadly, a mere handful of the two thousand residents turned out to discuss matters appertaining to their village. That so few turned out is perhaps a statement of how powerless residents feel at the madly unsustainable proposals for our small rural commuter village, nestled between north Bristol and Stroud … Continue reading Chairman’s Perspective (a personal commentary)
The village Memorial Hall Committee are asking applicants for the part time paid position of Financial Administrator. The role focuses on managing the finances and the venue booking at the Memorial Hall. The Hall is central to the community of Charfield, and it is important to have this position filled as soon as possible. Click … Continue reading Village Hall Vacancy
Following conversations in the Charfield Village Forum on Facebook, we've set up for a village spring clean on 1st April. Nothing foolish at all there... do join us if you can.
Draft Minutes of Meeting 18 Jan 2017 - Planning
Draft Minutes of Meeting 10 Jan 2017
Local Conservative MP Luke Hall has come out against the plans laid out in the JSP and JTS, which threaten a doubling in size of Charfield and increases in other rural parts of South Gloucestershire. You've probably received his letter, or will soon do so. For information, here are both sides of mine.
Agenda - Budget - January 2017
The attached response was agreed at the full Council meeting of 13th December. 1000 New Houses For Charfield v1.2
Thank you all for coming this evening, and taking such an active interest in the village - your village. As requested, here are PDF copies of the PowerPoint slides, my speakers notes and the JSP Consultation suggestion sheet. It's worth knowing that many of you are now in the Charfield Village Forum, a closed group … Continue reading JSP Community Event – Notes