Batheaston Parish Council PARISH COUNCILLOR VACANCIES You Can Make A Difference
We currently have 4 vacancies for the role of Parish Councillor.
The position is open to any resident who lives within 3 miles of the Parish Boundary and is a registered B&NES elector.
Our work includes discussion and decision making with Councillors and Officers of Bath & North East Somerset Council (B&NES) on priorities for council services in our village. The management and development of the Parish’s own resources including the play park and football pitch in Coalpit Road as well as the newly acquired Riverside area including the car park, Riverside Building and Secret Garden. Following a recent village-wide survey we are now preparing to implement a new Neighbourhood Plan.
We are also support the village Youth Club following the withdrawal of B&NES funding in 201.
Recent achievements include lobbying for and securing the renovation of the pavement at Stambridge, construction of a new pavement at the bottom of Bannerdown Road, reopening a unisex/disabled toilet and support for the many residents opposing the construction of a park & ride site on Bathampton Meadows.
If you are an enthusiastic, confident person who enjoys working in
small teams, and wants to be involved in their local community
then please apply in writing to :-
The Parish council orClerk:-
Post: Mike Townley
35 Albert Road
Trowbridge BA14 7LP
Phone: 01225 400041
In your application please include a brief description of your interest in the life of the Village Community and the skills and experience you possess.
Applications must be received by noon, on Friday 6th JULY 2018
Limestone Link Footpath now reopened
The river footpath is now open again
New Drinking Fountain at Riverside
Free water for all visitors and users of the Riverside.
News, Articles and Photos of What's On in Batheaston
Next Riverside Working Parties Saturdays 14th July, 11th August, 15th September from 9:00am
Join the Garden Team for regular monthly working parties to help bring the Secret Garden back to life. The first Four were a great success so come and meet other volunteers prepared to help our Community. Check bpcriverside.blogspot.co.uk for more information.
Number 3 Bus changes
We are advised by First Bus that from 29th April, the number 3 will run alternately to Elmhurst and to Bathford. This means the service will continue to run round the estate three times each hour from 7am – 7pm, Monday to Saturday. This service is, we are told, sustainable in the long term.
Batheaston Society Coming Events
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BATHEASTON SOCIETY NEWSLETTER AND PROGRAMME UNTIL AUTUMN 2018
All meetings will be held in the meeting room of the Church of the Good Shepherd, 2 Northend, Batheaston BA1 7EN starting at 7 00 p m
All are welcome. Admission is £3 for members, £4 for non-members.
Friday 20 July 2018: EVENING WALK IN BATHAMPTON. Gill Huggins from Bathampton Local History Research Group is offering a simmer evening's stroll around Bathampton, pointing out buildings and features of historical interest. The group will be limited to 25 and will meet in The George car park at 7 00 p m.