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PARISH COUNCIL MEETINGS
Because of the current Government restrictions on people leaving their homes, our normal Parish Council meetings are suspended until further notice.
However, the Government has made temporary Regulations, coming into force on 4 April 2020, to allow Parish Councils to meet via phone-conferencing or video-conferencing (which were previously illegal for councils). Bamford with Thornhill Parish Council will use this new flexibility if sufficient need arises to do so, and the agenda for any such meeting will be published on this website and on local noticeboards.
Bamford with Thornhill Parish Council is looking for a
to work when needed, for a few hours per month
£15 per hr
Typical tasks to include: Litter-picking
Clearance of fallen leaves
Minor repairs to seats, noticeboards, etc
Assisting our snow warden
To apply, please contact the Parish Clerk on 07860 624453
ANNUAL PARISH MEETINGS
8pm in the Bamford Institute
Monday 20 April for Thornhill
Monday 27 April for Bamford
The Annual Parish Meeting is a meeting of all the parish’s residents - a great opportunity for raising ideas for improving the village!
Parish councillors will be present to discuss your views (but it’s not a parish council meeting).
Your thoughts and opinions will be very welcome.
These meetings now suspended - Coronavirus.
Clerk to the Parish Council
Tel: 07860 624453
Calls to the police non-emergency 101 number are free of charge from 1 April 2020, the Home Office has announced. Previously, people who used the 101 service were charged 15p per call.
VACANCIES for PARISH COUNCILLORS (Bamford Ward)
Arising from the May 2019 election, four vacancies exist for Councillors to represent Bamford Ward on the Parish Council.
Under the provisions of the Representation of the People Act 1985, it is now proposed to co-opt into these vacancies, and so expressions of interest from potential co-optees are very welcome. The Council meets monthly, usually on a Monday evening.
To obtain more information, or to apply, please contact Peter Leppard, Clerk to the Council (07860 624453) as soon as possible.
We look forward to hearing from you!
3 May 2019
DERBYSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
TEMPORARY FOOTPATH CLOSURE
PUBLIC FOOTPATH NO.3 THORNHILL AND PUBLIC FOOTPATH NO.10 BAMFORD
WHEN: 25th February 2020 to 24th August 2020
WHERE: Close Public Footpath No.10 for 40 metres over the footbridge to the Parish Boundary and Public Footpath No.3 from the Parish Boundary for 25 metres to the west bank.
REASON: To facilitate public safety due to the damaged footbridge.
ALTERNATIVE ROUTE: No Alternative Route Available
Access will be maintained, whenever reasonably possible, on the affected length of footpath. The footpath will re-open as soon as the work is finished. This may be earlier than advertised.
Derbyshire County Council apologises for any inconvenience caused while work takes place. Anyone needing further information should ring Call Derbyshire 01629 533190.
The County Council intends to make an Order under Section 14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (as amended) to prohibit its use by traffic.
Mike Ashworth, Executive Director – Economy, Transport and Environment, County Hall, MATLOCK DE4 3AG