Bleadon Parish Council
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Bleadon Parish Church St.Peter and St.Paul

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Bleadon Village Store and Post Office

BLEADON IN BLOOM - SMALL POTS PLEASE!
We need pots to fit our plug plants in one plant per pot so happy to receive any small sizes. Please leave them in the car park for Manor House Cottages on Chestnut Lane (thank you Val).  We also need your help to plant them all up so please contact Kirsten on 815540 (writer@kirstenhemingway.co uk) to join in.

NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN 
Any resident interested in helping to get the Plan drafted will be welcomed by the Group. Next meeting is on Wednesday, 20th March 2019 at 7pm in the YOUTH CENTRE (note change of venue).  Contact the Clerk on 07453 358318 or Gill Williams on 01934 813255 for more details.  Click here to go to the Bleadon Neighbourhood Plan website.

Parish Council Policies
We are reviewing our policies at the moment.  You are welcome to comment with any amendments you think necessary.  Go to the What We Do page and look at the ones dated 2017. THANKS FOR YOUR COMMENTS SO FAR.

Parish Council Elections
All councillors stand down this year. There are nine seats on Bleadon Parish Council and so there will be an election in the parish only if more than nine people are nominated. Click here for the nomination pack; managed by North Somerset Council.

NSC has scheduled a briefing for potential candidates and interested parties on Monday, 18 March at 5.30pm in the Town Hall, Weston-super-Mare.  This will provide an overview of initial detail and key deadlines for candidates and electors.  Contact  Philippa Penney on 01275 884 010 or 07785 459691 to book.

For information about standing for election on 2nd May visit www.electoralcommission.org.uk

The next Parish Council Meeting is an Extraordinary and will be at 7pm on Monday 1st April 2019 in the Coronation Hall.
This will replace the Planning Committee meeting.

7.00 pm on Monday 13th May 2019 in the Coronation Hall. 
This will be the first meeting of the new council.

Click here to see which councillor has responsibility for which topic.  The Chairman and vice-Chairman are members of every committee.

Next Planning Committee Meeting
The meeting schuduled for Monday 1st April 2019 is replaced by an Extraordinary Parish Council meeting.  All councillors are members of the Planning Committee.
Next Finance and Personnel Committee Meeting
To be arranged.
Click here to view Agenda and Minute documents

Click here for a table of meeting dates.

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BLEADON VILLAGE NEWS - SPRING EDITION 111 DELIVERED NOW!
Please email the clerk if you live in the parish of Bleadon and have not had your copy delivered.  Bleadon Post Office has some extra copies.

Click here for issue 111 - Spring 2019.
Click here for issue 110 - Winter 2018.  
Email parishclerk@bleadonparishcouncil.co.uk to volunteer for future editions.

MOBILE LIBRARY CHANGES
The mobile library comes to Bleadon once a fortnight on a TUESDAY MORNING from 10.20 to 11.20am. Click here for the timetable. 

Play Area
The council would like to upgrade the Play Area and needs your input.  Please contact the Clerk to help us design the new layout and choose the equipment.

BLEADON IN BLOOM
We have entered the Pennant class of Britain in Bloom and so a lot of improvements need to take place around the village.  The BIB committee are Kirsten, Georgina, Libby and Rose - contact Kirsten to join the team!

Click here for the Parish Council's comments to NSC on the Local Plan Issues and Options to 2036.

UPDATE RE DEVIL'S BRIDGE ROAD CLOSURE
Unfortunately the closure for Devil's Bridge will be extended until the end of April 2019.
Click here for the notice and click here for the map.

ROAD CLOSURES 24th MARCH
WESTON SUPER HALF MARATHON takes place on 24th March 2019 and some roads and footpaths at the Weston edge of Bleadon will be closed for a few hours. Click here for the notice.

 

Neighbourhood Plans - pros and cons
AS PROMISED, click here for the Pros/Cons paper from Locking Parish Council (with their Clerk's permission) and click here for Nigel Cooper's commentary on the pros and cons.

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