Draft minutes of the Wardington Parish Council meeting, 25th July 2017

Draft Minutes of the Wardington Parish Council Meeting Location:  Wardington Memorial Hall Date: Tuesday, 25th July, 2017 (7:30pm) In Attendance: Mr N Bankes (Chair), Mr M Patterson, Mr G Page, Mr I Franklin, Mr G Martin,                  Mrs A Pascoe, Mr B Jarrett (Clerk),  G Reynolds (County Cllr) Parishioners: Ms L Gordon-Finlayson Apologies: Mr A Crossley 1.    Minutes of previous meetings. (20th June, 2017) approved and signed. 2.    Matters arising from previous minutes. This item was put back to deal with the more formal part of the meeting first. 3.    Planning New: 1.    7/00225/TCA – Mr Clayton, The Croft, Wardington                                          

LION – Friday 21st July – Wardington Village Cinema

Set Friday 21st of July as a date in your diaries, for this is when Wardington Village Cinema will be next screening the film voted by the previous events audience! This time we will be showing "Lion" that follows the journey of Saroo (Dev Patel), an Indian man who tries to locate his biological family.  Found wandering the streets of Calcutta, India when he was five, many miles from his original home - Eventually Saroo is adopted by an Australian couple, and finds love and security as he grows up in Hobart, NZ.  Not wanting to hurt his adoptive parents feelings, he suppresses his past, his emotional need for reunification, and his hope of ever finding his lost mother and

HS2 Action Group – House of Lords Select Committee Hearing

HS2 ACTION GROUP House of Lords Select Committing Hearing - July 20th 2016 Location:12:25pm, Houses of Parliament. Present: Committee:, Charles Holbech ,Malcolm Patterson,  Bob Jarrett . The hearing began with Charles Holbech giving a summary of the petition: There would be 1,000 HS2 HGVs and 204 LGVs through Wardington daily. That represented two per minute in a 10 hour period, and this would seriously affect the quality of life in Wardington.  He outlined that the volume of HGVs using the A361 is to carry spoil from Greatworth and Turweston, for use at Lower Boddington, a distance of 27 miles. Wardington would not cope with this volume of traffic and it would be unsafe. Following the Commons Select Committee report and

Wardington, A361 Williamscott Hill – Road closure 18 July for 2 weeks

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order – S14 Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Temporary Road Closure and weight restriction – at Wardington, A361 Williamscott Hill In the interests of public safety it will be necessary for Oxfordshire County Council to close a short section of A361at Williamscott near Wardington to facilitate carriageway resurfacing works. Also to implement a temporary weight limit restriction on the side roads off the A361 at Williamscott, leading to Chacombe and Upper Wardington. A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is being made to implement the temporary closure and will operate from 18 July 2016.  The estimated duration of the works is 2 weeks. Notice of intention to make the Order will be published in the local press. Access

Victoria’s Pub Tour

Victoria Prentis MP will be at The Hare and Hounds, Wardington between 6pm and 8pm on Friday 1st July Victoria is keen to meet as many of her constituents as possible. Please come along and say hello. Victoria's_PubTour

Parish Council Minutes (July)

Minutes of the Meeting of Wardington Parish Council held on Tuesday 28th July 2015 at 7.30pm in Wardington Memorial Hall In Attendance:  Mr G Page (Chair), Mr G Martin, Mrs A Pascoe, Mr M Patterson, Mr M Hickman (Clerk), Mr I Franklin (Parishioner), Mr B Jarrett (Parishioner) Apologies: Mr N Bankes (Vice-Chair), Mr K Atack (District Councillor), Minutes of the Previous Meetings (June 23rd and July 23rd): Agreed and signed 1. Matters arising from previous meetings 1.1 HS2 It was agreed what a success the HS2 Action Group’s public meeting was on July 23rd. There were a large number of responses received following the meeting regarding the potential effects of HS2 HGV construction traffic on individuals, homes and businesses etc. These were