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Planning applications
Two planning applications were considered at the January Meeting of the Parish Council. They were:

  • 184426 - Land to the west of The Hawthorns, South of Green Acres, Badgers and Eastfields Farm: New detached 3-bedroom house and attached garage, including change of use of agricultural land to residential.

  • 182236: Bodenham Lake Nature Reserve: Proposed re-profiling works to include: Southern land spit at the eastern end of the lake to be lowered and divided into three islands. Small island close to bird hide on the southern side of the lake will be cleared of trees, lowered and divided into three smaller islands. The southern half of the western island will be re-profiled and the material used to create a second small adjacent island.

  • The Parish Council made no objection to either application.

    Litter Pick
    An early reminder: the next litter picks will be held on Saturdays 23rd March and 2nd November.

    Herefordshire Community Champions Awards
    Do you know someone in Bodenham who could be nominated for one of the Herefordshire Community Champions Awards? The categories are Volunteer, Caring, Environment and Youth. For more information and to make a nomination visit the Herefordshire Council website (click here), the Bodenham Parish Council website (click here), contact the Parish Clerk bodenhampcclerk@gmail.com. Or look at the noticeboards in Bodenham.

    Notice about Notices
    A polite request: if you put a notice on one the noticeboards, please take it down after the event (or whatever) it refers to.

    A reminder: rather than putting yourself and others at risk by parking on the road outside the post office or hairdressers, make use of Bache’s kind offer to allow parking inside their entrance.

    An outdoor Gym in Bodenham?
    Would you like to use an outdoor gym? The Parish Council would like to know. Leaflets and a short questionnaire will be placed at various locations in Bodenham at the end of January: details will also appear in the February issue of the Newsletter and on the Parish Website, or can be obtained from the Parish Clerk at bodenhampcclerk@gmail.com. Please give us your views. Questionnaires can be returned in collection boxes at the Post Office and Saffrons Garage or electronically to the Parish Clerk.

    Email List
    The Parish runs an email list for anyone wanting to be kept updated about news about the Parish Council and Herefordshire Council - and, occasionally, other matters relating to Bodenham. If you would like to join the list, email Chris Smith at bodenhampcclerk@gmail.com. You won’t be deluged with email and can unsubscribe at any time.

    Minutes of Parish Council Meetings…….
    ……..can be found on the Parish Council website at http://www.bodenhamparish.org.uk/ParishCouncilMinutes.asp.

    Parish Council Meetings
    Please note that the next Meetings of the Parish Council will take place at 7.30pm on Mondays 4th February and 4th March at the Siward James Centre. Everyone is most welcome to attend Parish Council meetings and to raise any matters of concern during the slot reserved for this purpose. If you prefer, you can raise matters in advance by contacting Chris Smith, Parish Clerk, on 01568-797132 or by email at bodenhampcclerk@gmail.com.

    The Parish Website……
    …….. Is continually updated. The Home page shows a list of future events in chronological order, as well as the latest notices, addresses to go to, Parish Council minutes, and much more. Find out there about Bodenham past, present and future, local news and crime prevention alerts. http://www.bodenhamparish.org.uk/ is the website address. You can also find the Bodenham Newsletter there.


    Cllr Alec Averyshalec50@gmail.com01568-797744
    Cllr Tony Clarkkay@rosewood166.plus.com01568-797943
    Cllr Sharon Collinsharon@saffronscross.co.uk01568-797366
    Cllr Jim Cranejimcrane1@gmail.com01568-797095
    Cllr Pam James-Moorepamelajamesmoore@btinternet.com 01568-797330
    Cllr Richard Laytondewdales@btconnect.com01568-797251
    Cllr Tony MitchesonBabsMitcheson@aol.com 01568-797170
    Cllr Tracy Morristracymorris9@btinternet.com 01568-797892
    Cllr David Tilforddavidjtilford@gmail.com 01568-797658
    Cllr Kathy Tremainktremain3@gmail.com 01568-797751

    (Cllr James-Moore is the Chairman: Cllr Mitcheson is the Vice-Chairman).

    Chris Smith (Parish Clerk)~~~~~~ bodenhampcclerk@gmail.com~~~~01568-797132

    Cllr Bruce Baker is the Herefordshire Councillor for the Hampton Court Ward (Bruce.Baker@herefordshire.gov.uk)

    Date: 19/01/2019

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