During these unprecedented times, we as a community need to ensure that our most vulnerable residents are well looked after. This means making sure that each and everyone of us takes precautions for limiting the spread of this virus. The Parish Council are asking if residents could nominate one or two people per street, or … Continue reading Street Volunteers
Due to the bank holiday, the next Council meeting will be held a week earlier than usual on Monday 6th April, 7.30pm in the Village Hall. Should the meeting need to be cancelled due to Government advice regarding the Coronavirus, an update will be provided on our website.
Staffordshire Moorlands District Council have informed us that they will be undertaking a review of Polling districts, places and stations. Further information can be found on the Notice of Polling Review SMDC or by following the link below to SMDC's website. https://www.staffsmoorlands.gov.uk/article/4525/Review-of-Polling-District-Polling-Places-and-Polling-Stations
We are pleased to welcome 4 new members following their co-option onto the Council. Your new councillors are Deanna Baker, Derek Brindley, Sheila Hill and Tim Shipley. A short biography about each of them will be displayed on the 'Your Parish Council' page once these have been provided. We still currently have 5 vacant seats, … Continue reading New Councillors
The Council have got off to a bit of a slow start. Following the sad passing of Cllr Jean Hodgetts in June, we have been working hard to co-opt our potential new councillors. The good news is that we have four excellent candidates who will be recommended for co-option at our next council meeting. This … Continue reading Update on Councillor Vacancies
The Parish Council are trialing a small grants scheme this year. The grants are available to eligible organisations and community groups working with residents in the Werrington area. Our grants policy, detailing the necessary criteria, is available on the Information page of the website. Anyone interested in applying for a small grant should contact the … Continue reading Small Grants Scheme
In addition to the current vacancies, following the sad loss of Cllr Jean Hodgetts, the Parish Council now has a further vacancy for the Windmill Ward. Please see the link below for the formal notice of the vacancy, and the necessary requirements to call a by-election, should this be wanted. Notice of Vacancy SMDC