Month: January 2017

Parish Magazine – February edition

The February edition of the Parish Magazine has now been published. Follow the link to read. (photo credit; Kev Chapman, flickr)

Local Recycling Points

At the last Gt Bentley Parish Council meeting ECC Cllr Alan Goggin provided clarification about the recent changes at local recycling centres and he agreed to prepare a short note for your parish councillors and residents. Follow the… Read More

CCG Board Meeting – 31 January (to be held in public)

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… Read More

Good Neighbours Booklet 2017

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… Read More

Parish Council and Planning Committee Monthly Meetings – 2 February 2017

The monthly meetings of the Planning Committee and Parish Council will be held in the Michael Wright Room at the Village Hall at 7pm and 7.30pm respectfully on Thursday 2 February 2017. Follow the links to view the agendas. Residents… Read More

Car Park Vandalism

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… Read More

Temporary Road Closure for Gt Bentley Half Marathon

Notice has been given that Plough Road, Gt Bentley is be closed on Sunday 5 February 2017 from 10:25 to 10:45 hours to accommodate the Great Bentley Half Marathon. Follow the link to read the notice. (Photo credit; Peter… Read More

Statement to TDC Local Plan Committee on 19 January

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…. Read More

The Repair Shop – A new BBC2 Show looking for sentimental items

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… Read More

An Invitation to a Public Information Session – 26 January at Great Bentley Village Hall 3pm – 7pm

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… Read More