Barcombe Parish Council



BARCOMBE NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN

Agreement between the Neighbourhood Plan Steering Committee Chairman and the Parish Council Chairman saw the Neighbourhood Plan wound up during October. The Steering Group's final papers (link below) explain the reasons behind the joint decision and detail the considerable work done.


STEERING GROUP PAPERS



NEWS


READ HISTORIC PARISH APPRAISALS

Survey-based Parish Appraisals from 1987 and 1996 are now available. Plus ça change...



POWER CUTS - PRIORITY SERVICE OFFERED

Those at risk during a power cut can now get specific support, thanks to a new scheme from UK Power Networks. And it's free.

To see who can benefit and what extra help is on offer, head over to UKPN's site by clicking the following link: http://bit.ly/2MyVdpL



DO YOU HAVE A SEPTIC TANK?

If the answer is 'yes', then you should know that from July 8th 2018, new rules applied to domestic septic tanks and small sewage treatment plants that discharge to surface water. Details are in the links below...

Rules for existing and new treatment systems

Additional rules for new treatment systems installed and in use on or after 1 January 2015

Enforcement and sanctions




GOOD NEIGHBOURS SCHEME NOW ACTIVE!

Barcombe's own Good Neighbours scheme is now fully operational, and has already made life easier for a number of parishioners. To use the service or to volunteer your help, head over to barcombegoodneighbours.org.



ANNOUNCEMENTS


COMMUNITY GRANTS AVAILABLE

Local community groups, voluntary organisations and sports/recreational clubs can apply for a grant from the Parish Council. Applications must be non-commercial, and the project must benefit residents of Barcombe parish.

ROAD SAFETY ADVICE OFFERED

A leaflet and slideshow covering road safety topics are available.

Advice from East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service

A presentation by Community Support Officer Kate Graham



AGENDAS FOR NEXT MEETINGS

Links to Agenda(s) for the next Parish Council meeting will be posted below when available. Please check back if necessary.


MINUTES FROM PAST MEETINGS

Below are Minutes from the last five meetings. Older items can be explored from this page.


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