Services

Suspicious Vehicle To Look Out For – KH57 OPN

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From: Neighbourhood Police. EDIT – Surely NPR should be able to spot this vehicle. Yesterday, 19th September, a burglary was committed in Broad Campden. A window was smashed to gain entry to a property in the village. The thief climbed and in and began to search the house before he was disturbed by the occupier. […]

Public Open Space

Tennis Courts – Tarmacked

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I thought this post deserved its own. Fantastic to see the two tennis courts nearing completion. The tarmac was laid today, just the netting and white lining to complete them. Another fantastic new facility, provided by Bovis today as part of the S106 for this beautiful Cotswold village. Update: Tennis Courts Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2019 Jerry Flint

Infrastructure

Godfrey Place – Resurfaced…..

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EDIT: (19 September 2019): Additional photographs. EDIT: (18 September 2019): A lovely finishing touch for Godfrey Place and Lutyens Court. EDIT: (13 September 2019): Godfrey Place will be resurfaced on 18 & 19 September 2019. EDIT (23 May 2019): The work is now scheduled for June as more remedial work has to be done, before […]

Parish Council & Town

Parish Council election (4 places) – closing date for nominations 20 Sept.

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An election for a four Parish Councillors for Upper Rissington Parish Council will take place on Thursday 17 October. The Notice of Election has now been published and nomination papers are available to download.  Paper copies can be obtained from the office of the Returning Officer at Cotswold District Council Offices. Anyone wishing to stand as a […]

Public Open Space

Allotments allocated illegally?

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URPC Agenda Item 13 of the 11 September 2019 Agenda: 13. Allotments: a. To consider requesting a licence for the parish council to occupy the allotments prior to formal handover of the land from the developer; b. To receive a letter from a resident about the statutory obligation to provide allotments and fairness to residents […]

Services

Serious and Organised Criminals Committing Burglaries In the Cotswolds

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Information from the: The Appeals Team (Police, External Communications Officer,) We need your help to tackle serious criminals stealing high end cars and using them to get away from burglaries in places like Meysey Hampton, South Cerney, Fairford, Bourton-on-the-Water and Moreton-in-the Marsh. These gangs have been stealing from homes and businesses in rural communities for […]

Public Open Space

Developer is asking URPC to reconsider POS allocation…

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UPDATE (12 September 2019): Thankfully, this Agenda item was voted against. ______________________________ The September PC Agenda includes an item on PUBLIC OPEN SPACE; It is asking the councillors to consider the following: 12. To consider questions from the developer requesting community input into cricket pitches, football pitches, and bowling green vs alternatives, and their future […]

Parish Council & Town

Brexit advice and information

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Info source: CDC As someone who lives or works in the Cotswolds, you may wish to understand what Brexit could mean for you. Following the referendum in June 2016, the UK government has begun the process of leaving the EU. This is due to happen on 31 October 2019. Negotiations are continuing on the future relationship […]

Public Open Space

URPC – Allotment allocation

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The September PC Agenda includes an item on allotment allocation and management. It is asking the councillors to consider the following: Allotments: To consider requesting a licence for the parish council to occupy the allotments prior to formal handover of the land from the developer; To receive a letter from a resident about the statutory […]

Gallery

September – Walkabout

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Pictures Concentrating on: Rear of Lutyens Court (good to see the tree stumps removed), planting to follow. Sports Field including LEAP 3 making good progress. Allotment Access looks to be nearing completion. Trim Trail on Mitchell Way and Proctor Way looks good. Only concern is the closeness to some properties. I do feel for the […]

Business

Bourton Post Office Ram Raided

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  Pictures from Bourton Post Office FB site. Shortly before 1.45am today (Thursday) police received a report of an attempted burglary in Bourton-on-the-Water. Offenders were using a vehicle to try and force entry to the post office on the High Street. They were disturbed by a member of the public and then left the scene […]