Gislingham Parish Council Website
AUTUMN LITTER PICK
The Autumn Litter Pick will take place on Sunday 29 October.
Meet at the Village Hall at 10.00am.
There will be refreshements in the Village Hall afterwards.
GISLINGHAM PARISH COUNCIL
There is a casual vacancy in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.
Please contact the Parish Clerk for more information.
RICKINGHALL COMMUNITY BUS
Rickinghall Community Bus is available to hire for 50p per mile. It seats up to 8 people. For more information ring 01379 897109.
FREE NHS HEALTH CHECK
Even though you might be feeling great, if you’re over forty you might be at risk of heart disease, stroke, kidney disease, diabetes or dementia. A FREE NHS Health Check can help you reduce these risks and make sure that you stay healthy. Having the health check will better prepare you for the future and will enable you to take steps to maintain and improve your health. For further details click here ..........
NATIONAL POWER CUT PHONE LINE
UK Power Networks have introduced a national power cut phone line, 105, to help people contact the company that looks after their electricity network. For further details please click here ....
Suffolk County Council have issued the December 2016 edition of the Suffolkonboard Newsletter which can be viewed by
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Anglian Water Pollution Watch
Anglian Water are introducing a new campaign to spot, report and stop sewage pollution incidents as quickly as possible and minmise the impact to the environment. For more details click here .......
If you have any information about people committing burglary or selling stolen goods you can tell the independent charity Crimestoppers ananymously. Cash rewards of up to £1000 are available. For more information click here .......
Warm Homes Healthy People
Suffolk County Council have assistance to help people make their homes warmer and healthier, ideally keeping them out of hospital and GP surgeries. We have recently won a few large pots of money, one of which focuses on FREE first time central heating for those who currently don’t have it. Attached are more details, could we please ask councils to help us reach those vulnerable members of the community who may need help with heating or insulating their home. For more details click here .......
Precept for 2016/2017
The Financial Working Party have submitted proposals for the 2016/2017 budget and precept which have been agreed by the Parish Council. Details can be found here.....
A spreadsheet showing the calculations is also available by clicking here.........
Mid Suffolk District Council Town and Parish Council Newsletter.
Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Council have published their latest Town and Parish Council Newsletter for July 2017. To view click here....
Mid Suffolk Citizens Advice Bureau
Mid Suffolk Citizens Advice Bureau has launched a new website. The new site is much easier for clients to navigate and find the advice they need to solve their problem or to find out how to get in touch with them. It has a fresh look and provides the visitor with more information about them and the services they offer. Please take a look at the site at www.midsuffolkcab.org.uk
Suffolk County Council's Transport Strategy encourages cycling and running. A copy of their Smarter Choices newsletter can be found by clicking here.
If you have any issues to report to Suffolk Highways please use email@example.com
Housing and Population Data Profiles
Mid Suffolk District Council recently issued the above documents to help inform local discussion on housing needs. To view the profile for Gislingham please click here .......
Parish Council Annual Report 2016/2017
To view the report please click here
The Safer Neighbourhood Team has issued it's latest report to the Parish Council, details of which can be seen byclicklng here
What is the Suffolk Flood Risk Partnership doing about Flooding? Find out here......
Community Speedwatch is on the radar
As a result of views expressed in the Parish Plan concerning speeding in the village, the Parish Council organized Speedwatch initiative for Gislingham is up and running. Co-ordinator, Graham Sullivan organises volunteers and passes reports to Suffolk Constabulary. Email Graham to volunteer firstname.lastname@example.org
Suffolk County Council have recently updated their community demand response transport options that are available to residents of Gislingham. More ......
Waste and Recycling Calendar 2016/2017
Mid Suffolk District Council have issued details of their collections for the Christmas and New Year period along with information for 2017. More.......