New Councillors Needed!

There are two vacancies for councillors on Innsworth Parish Council.

Being a parish councillor is interesting and rewarding.  You need to be willing to attend one Council meeting per month (these are held on the last Monday of the month at Innsworth Community Hall) and have a genuine interest in local affairs.  If you think you would like to serve as a councillor please email Innsworthpc@gmail.com to indicate your interest.

The Council hopes to coopt the new councillors at its meeting on Monday, 30th October, 7pm at Innsworth Community Hall.

Cancellation of Full Council Meeting – 31st July

The scheduled Full Council Meeting of 31st July has been cancelled due to unavailabity of Members because of work commitments, holidays and sickness.  If any residents have questions on the agenda or any other aspect of Council business please email us on innsworthpc@gmail.com or leave a message on 07493050720.

Planning Inquiry – Evening Session

TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990

PUBLIC INQUIRY

At Council Offices, Gloucester Road, Tewkesbury, GL20 5TT on 20 June 2017 at 10.00am

REASON FOR INQUIRY: Appeals by Robert Hitchins Limited relating to the applications to Tewkesbury Borough Council for

A mixed use development comprising demolition of existing buildings; up to 725 dwellings and a local centre of 0.33ha (A1,A2,A3,A4,A5,D1,D2 uses); primary school, open space, landscaping, parking and supporting infrastructure and utilities; and the creation of a new vehicular access from the A38 Tewkesbury Road. AND A mixed use development comprising demolition of existing buildings, up to 1,300 dwellings and 8.31 hectares of land for employment generating uses comprising a neighbourhood centre of 4.23ha (A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, D1, D2, B1), office park of 1.31ha (B1) and business park of 2.77ha (B1 and B8 uses), primary school, open space, landscaping, parking and supporting infrastructure and utilities, and the creation of new vehicular accesses from the A40 Gloucester Northern Bypass, Innsworth Lane and Frogfurlong Lane.

At Land at Tewkesbury Road, Twigworth, Gloucester, GL2 9PJ and Land at Innsworth, Innsworth Lane, Gloucester, Gloucester GL3 1DU. Planning Inspectorate References: APP/G1630/W/16/3154464 APP/G1630/W/16/3164033  

EVENING SESSION

At INNSWORTH COMMUNITY HALL, ROOKERY ROAD, INNSWORTH, GL3 1AU

22ND JUNE, 7 TO 9 PM

ALL WELCOME – PLEASE COME AND GIVE YOUR VIEWS

Cooption of Councillors

INTERESTED IN BECOMING A PARISH COUNCILLOR?

Innsworth Parish Council has 3 vacancies and is looking for new councillors to fill these empty seats.

It’s easy to become a Parish Councillor.  All you need to do is show that you have a connection to the Parish of Innsworth (by being resident here, or having an interest in land or business in the Parish) and that you want to serve the community. Parish Council meetings are held on the last Monday of the month at 7 pm at Innsworth Community Hall and usually last about 2 hours.

There is no application form, or any educational requirements.  If you are interested in serving as a councillor please contact us – either by sending an email or writing a short letter to give us some brief details about yourself. Contact details are given below.

If you think you may be interested but want more information, you are welcome to speak to the Chairman, Cllr Pat Austin, on 01452 730041.  Or you can call in to the Community Hall on Monday or Wednesday morning, between 9.30 am and 12.30 pm to speak to the Clerk. You may also like to look at our website: www.innsworth-pc.co.uk.

 

Annual Parish Meeting

The Annual Parish Meeting will be held on Monday, 22nd May at 7pm in Innsworth Community Hall.  All are welcome to come and ask questions about the work of the Council.

Grasscutting and Weedspraying

The Parish Council cuts some areas of grass for the County Council, and the first 2 cuts have been done of these.  Cutting will continue up to and including October, and should result in the Parish looking much tidier.

The County Council will be weedspraying the roads soon, and then the Parish Council will do an extra weedspray in the autumn.

Parish Council Office now open

Innsworth Parish Council now has an Office at Innsworth Community Hall, Rookery Road which is open on Monday and Wednesday mornings, 9.30 to 12.30 pm or you can telephone on 01452 739053.

The new Parish Clerk, Ruth Warne, will be in the Office and looks forward to helping residents with their enquiires.