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Planning Application for the erection of 50 dwellings

A planning application (15/011820/OUT) has been submitted to Tendring DC by Welbeck Strategic Land LLP to erect 50 dwellings together with open space, landscaping, sustainable drainage and vehicular/pedestrian accesses from Heckfords Road on the land west of Heckford’s Road, Great… Read More


Great Bentley Parish Council has a limited budget for grant funding and wishes to invite local charities and not for profit organisations in need of financial aid to complete and submit an application for grant in 2016/17. The… Read More

Temporary Road Closures (inc. Aingers Green Rd, Lovers Lane, St Mary’s Rd and Tye Rd)

Please follow the link below to view a further notice for the above temporary order showing revised dates the closures. Furthertonotice-V1

Recycling and Refuse Xmas Collections

Please follow the link below to view the calendar for this year Recycling and Refuse revised collection days. Xmas Recycling Collection Calendar

Appeal Decision for Builders Yard & Land , R/o The Royal Fusilier

Please follow the link below to view the appeal decision for Builders Yard & Land  R/o The Royal Fusilier Public House, Aingers Green, Great Bentley, CO7 8NG The appeal has been Allowed. Appeal Decision for Builders Yard &… Read More

Gt Bentley Half Marathon – 7th February 2016 – Road Closure

The Half Marathon takes place on 7th February 2016. Highways has requested a temporary road closure from 10.25hrs to 10.45hrs.. The area concerned is Plough Road, north of the level crossing to the junction of Carpenters Farm Shop…. Read More

Bus Service 77A (Aingers Green – Colchester) – New Bus Timetable

Notice has been received from Essex County Council (ECC) that further to the withdrawal of the 77 bus service by the current operator that a new contractor, Panther Travel has been awarded a contract to operate a revised… Read More

Result of Parish Councillor Election 29 October 2015

Roger Adams was successfully elected on 29 October 2015 to fill the parish council vacancy. Follow the link below to view the declaration of the result of the poll.

Village Traffic Survey

The Parish Council has agreed to undertake a traffic survey in an attempt to find a solution to the congestion issue on Plough Road. The link below will take you to the one page survey form. Village Traffic… Read More

Election of a Parish Councillor for the Parish of Great Bentley

The link below shows the Statement of Persons Nominated for the parish councillor vacancy. The election will take place on Thursday 29 October 2015 between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:00 pm. Statement of Persons Nominated – GBPC by-election… Read More