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New Clerk Appointed to Helmdon Parish Council

New Clerk Appointed to Helmdon Parish Council

Helmdon Parish Council is pleased to announce that Charmaine Jay has been appointed as Clerk to the Council and will start with immediate effect. Charmaine lives with her young family in Greatworth and has a background in sales and marketing, as well as working as cabin crew for British Airways. Charmaine, who is originally from Herefordshire, will be working part time and will be responsible for the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Sep 2021 17:56 by Danny Moody

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Helmdon Parish Council is recruiting!

Do you have good management and administrative skills? Would you like to earn £7.5 to £8.5k per year for working 11 hours per week from home with flexible working hours? Would you like to have a rewarding and fulfilling role that helps keep Helmdon such a wonderful place to live? Then Helmdon Parish Council would like to hear from you!
The council has a vacancy for a Clerk to the Council,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 06 Aug 2021 21:45 by Richard

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Extraordinary Meeting, Helmdon Parish Council, 05 Aug 2021

All Councillors are summoned to a meeting of Helmdon Parish Council to be held in the Reading Room, Church Street, Helmdon on Thursday 5 August 2021 at 7:30pm.
Members of the public and press are welcome to attend this meeting. All attendees must observe social distancing guidelines.

Please click here to see the Agenda

Posted: Sat, 31 Jul 2021 20:30 by Richard

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Tonight's meeting of the Finance Committee has been cancelled.

The meeting of the Finance Committee (scheduled for 8pm this evening) has been cancelled.

Posted: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 17:24 by Charmaine Jay

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Next meeting of the Parish Council - Wednesday 28th July 2021

The next full meeting of the Parish Council will be this Wednesday, 7:30pm at the Reading Room. We have a full agenda during which the Council will be co-opting the Councillor vacancy, reviewing the applications for the 2021 Small Village Grants and considering a request to plant a tree on the green on Station Road.

Members of the public are welcome to attend the meeting,

best regards,

Helen

Posted: Sat, 24 Jul 2021 08:13 by Charmaine Jay

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Public notice of vacancy for a Councillor

NOTICE UNDER LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT (1972 (Section 87(2))

VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

that a casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the Parish of Helmdon following the resignation of Robert Duncombe.

Rule 5(2) of The Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules 2006 now applies.

The rule allows TEN ELECTORS for the ward in which the casual... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Jul 2021 14:33 by Charmaine Jay

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Councillor vacancy on the Parish Council

Councillor vacancy on the Parish Council

Due to the resignation of Cllr Robert Duncombe there is a Councillor vacancy on the Parish Council. If you are interested in joining the Parish Council please contact the Clerk by Tuesday 27th July 2021.

Could you be a Parish Councillor?

Parish Councillors are champions of their community - they give residents a voice in the decisions their Parish Council makes. Seeing your community change for the better... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 12:11 by Charmaine Jay

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2021 Small Grants Program open for applications

2021 Small Grants Program open for applications

This year's Small Village Grants Scheme from the Parish Council is now open - there are grants of up to £250 available to village group/clubs/endeavours. The 2021 Grant Awarding Policy is attached - it contains the details of who can apply and how, along with the application form.

Grant applications will be accepted by the Clerk between 1st - 30th June 2021 only and will be considered by the Parish... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 Jun 2021 10:04 by Charmaine Jay

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Changes on the Parish Council

Changes on the Parish Council

The Parish Council held its Annual Meeting on 19th May 2021, the first meeting since the local elections.

Goodbyes were said to John Coatsworth, who has been a member of the Parish Council for 14 years and our Chairman since May 2015. John has been a much valued member of the Council and has been involved in many projects and improvements within the village over that time. Councillors presented John... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 27 May 2021 13:49 by Charmaine Jay

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Meeting of the Parish Council - Wednesday 19th May, 7:30pm

The Annual meeting of the Parish Council will be held in the Reading Room this evening (19th May) at 7:30pm. A new Chairman will be elected as Cllr John Coatsworth will be retiring from the Council after many years service. The candidates for the two Councillor vacancies will be considered, and the statements for the 2020-21 Annual Governance and Accountability Return will be signed.

Members of the... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 19 May 2021 14:37 by Charmaine Jay

Tags: Parish Council, Reading Room