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PLAY IN THE PARK with us this Summer - Chelmer Park and Pavilion, Beehive Lane, Chelmsford - 1 and 15 August 2018 10.00am-12.00 noon

Free Multi-activity sessions for children aged 3-11 years.  Each two hour long session is packed full of sports, games, arts and crafts.  Selected sessions will also feature special 'Extras' such as; bouncy castles, face painting and a petting zoo!  For further information please contact playinthepark@chelmsford.gov.uk or 01245 606684 www.chelmsford.gov.uk/play

GALLEYWOOD AND DISTRICT NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH - IMPORTANT MESSAGE

The group is currently in need of volunteers and a new Chairman from the end of this year.  The role would particularly suit someone who has a small amount of free time and would be willing to serve the community.  The role of a volunteer is certainly very rewarding.  If you would be willing to offer your services, please contact 01245 611426 or by email here. Information can be sent out to provide you with details of what the positions entail.

GALLEYWOOD OPEN GARDENS 2018 - SUNDAY 8 JULY - 11.00AM - 5.00PM

The village of Galleywood dates back to early medieval times and sits aside a Roman Road.  From all approaches Galleywood is seperated either by open farmland, wooded slopes or green areas giving a rural feel to visitors and residents alike.  Come along to see a range of local gardens in full summer bloom.

Tickets are available in advance online from the Farleigh Hospice website, or programmes can be bought from charity shops in Galleywood or Moulsham Street, or on the day from any open garden. (Tickets bought in advance online can be exchanged for a programme on the day £5.00 - Under 16s free).

For more information visit www.farleighhospice.org/gardens

WELCOME TO NEW GALLEYWOOD PARISH COUNCILLORS

A very warm welcome to Cllr Edward Massey and Cllr Charlotte McLean.  The two new Councillors took up their office at the Council meeting held on Monday 4 June 2018 and will be serving on the Planning and Highways Committee. 

NEW FOOTPATH - MARGARETTING ROAD - GALLEYWOOD HERITAGE CENTRE

The new footpath was opened with a ceremonial ribbon cutting on Monday 4 June 2018 at 6.00pm by the Chairman of the Parish Council - Councillor Anthony McQuiggan.  The event was well attended by City and Parish Councillors and parishioners.

BE BLOOMING PROUD OF YOUR FRONT GARDEN!

Why not enter the Chelmsford CIty Council Blooming Beautiful Chelmsford Competition?  Simply take up to four photos of your front garden and send them to CCC on facebook www.facebook.com/LoveYourChelmsford or pop them in an email to lyc@chelmsford.gov.uk for a change to WIN £50 of Abercorn Vouchers!  Good luck everybody!  Closure date 27 July 2018.

PARISH COUNCIL SATURDAY SURGERY - 23 June 2018 - 10.00am - 12.00 noon

A Saturday Drop-in Surgery will be held on 26 May 2018 - The Galleywood Library, Watchouse Road, Galleywood - Meet Councillors Stephanie Troop - Chairman of Finance and Resources and Cllr Charlotte McLean - Planning Committee member with no appointment necessary - If you have an idea, suggestion or concern and wish to speak with any of the Parish Councillors direct, please call or email them.  Please see the contacts page of the Galleywood Grapevine or visit the Councillors page of this webpage.

THE ENVIRONMENTAL GROUP - (TEG)

Do you care about your neighbourhood and would like to join a group of volunteers who work to conserve and improve our natural environment? teg are currently looking for like minded people who enjoy being outside in the fresh air.  If you have a couple of hours free every now and again please contact Mike Whalley at mfrw@hotmail.com or telephone 01245 266209.

REFURBISHMENT OF GALLEYWOOD PUBLIC CONVENIENCES

Refurbishment is complete and open to all users 24/7.  In case of any emergency please contact 01245 606299 or for any other issues please contact report@galleywoodparishcouncil.org.uk

 The next Parish Council meetings:

Finance and Resources Committee Thursday 26 July 2018 - 7.00pm - Lodge Room Agenda
Personnel Committee Monday 25 June 2018 - 7.00pm - Lodge Room Agenda

Planning and Highways Committee

Thursday 21 June 2018 - 7.00pm - Lodge Room

 

Agenda

18/05929/DD

12 Milligans Chase, Galleywood CM2 8QD

Pollard T8 Oak at approximately 6m height to retain the tree as a deadwood structure  

18/00901/CLEUD

190 Galleywood Road, Great Baddow

CM2 8NB

Commercial use (B1and B2) including offices, manufacturing of wooden kitchen furniture and cleaning, repairing and restoration of antique furniture  

18/00960/REM

Temple Farm, Ship Road, West Hanningfield CM2 8XB

Construction of a recreation building, sports pitches, and associated landscaping  

18/00978/FUL

43 Pryors Road, Galleywood CM2 8SA

Single Storey Rear Extension  

18/00982/FUL

11 Cannon Leys, Galleywood CM2 8PB

First floor side extension and single storey rear extension  

18/01020/FUL

37 The Street, Galleywood

CM2 8QN

Two storey side, single storey rear and single storey front extensions  

 Contact Information

Keene Hall, Watchouse Road, Galleywood, CHELMSFORD, Essex, CM2 8PT
Open 9.00am - 1.00pm weekdays

clerk@galleywoodparishcouncil.org.uk 01245 358898

deputyclerk@galleywoodparishcouncil.org.uk 01245 348756

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