The February edition of the Parish Magazine has now been published. Follow the link to read.
(photo credit; Kev Chapman, flickr)
North East Essex Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) will hold its next Board meeting on Tuesday 31 January 2017. It will take place at Aspen House, Stephenson Road, Colchester CO4 9QR starting at 2.30pm in the Ash and Elm meeting rooms.
The meeting will be held in public and will discuss key issues affecting the CCG. There will be a 15 minute question and answer session in which members of the public are welcome to question the Board on any relevant issue.
The Pride of Tendring award winning Good Neighbours team in Great Bentley has recently published the 34th annual edition of the Good Neighbours Booklet. Every house in the Parish should receive a printed copy of this valuable booklet full of community contacts. Follow the link to view the booklet.
(Photo credit; Amanda Woodward, flickr)
Sometime between 21/01/17 and 25/01/17 a car window was smashed in the Station Car Park Plough Road Great Bentley, where it had been parked for a few days with a flat battery.
If you park your vehicle in the Car Park, please do not leave valuables visible. If using a window suction for a sat nav, wipe away the telltale window mark and if possible take valuables with you or hide them out of sight.
(photo credit; Jonny SKWRL, flickr)
Further to the continuing pressure for large scale housing development in the Parish of Great Bentley, the Parish Council resolved to make representation to Tendring District Council’s Local Pan Committee. Follow the link to read the full statement.
Ricochet TV part of Warner Bros TV production UK has notified that it is making a new television show for BBC2 called “The Repair Shop”; the show looks into repairing beloved and interesting possessions for people who would like to see them restored or repaired back to original working order. The kind of items they have come across so far have ranged from inherited pocket watches to grandfather clocks, from rocking horses to drawn carriages, even from toy cars to VW campers. There is a team of experts who cover all trades such as blacksmiths, ceramics, clock-makers, upholsterers and carpenters.
Residential Development at land west of Plough Road and land north of Thorrington Road.
You may be aware that City and Country Group has recently submitted two outline planning applications to TDC in relation to an area of land west of Plough Road and land north of Thorrington Road.
City and Country invite you to an information session that will be an opportunity to view the submitted information, understand how the plans have been developed and talk through the applications with the planning team. Follow the link to view the leaflet.