Survey reveals 90 per cent of residents enjoy living in Bracknell Forest
Bracknell Forest residents agree the borough is a good place to live; they get on well with their neighbours, are satisfied with the way the council runs things and can influence decisions, according to the results of the latest residents' survey…
Crowthorne Parish Council has appointed Oneill Homer (formerly RCOH) as planning consultants to assist in preparing a Neighbourhood Plan for Crowthorne Parish.
A Working Group has already met to discuss the plan and outline the necessary steps for completion. There will be regular Working Group meetings between now and the formal submission of policies to Bracknell Forest Council which the Parish Council anticipates will be in 2018.
Would you like to be part of the Working Group?
The Working Group, which includes representatives of both CPC and the community will meet regularly to develop the Neighbourhood Plan. If you have a vision for Crowthorne’s future and are interested in shaping its development, then please email…
Community Awards - Who do YOU think deserves to be recognised for their good works locally? NOW is your chance to propose an award for a deserving individual or group working voluntarily in either of the two parishes of Crowthorne and Wokingham Without.
Crowthorne and Wokingham Without Parish Councils wish to give public recognition by an award to individuals who have contributed significantly to the quality of life in either of the two parishes by their public/community activity. A Special Award may also be given to a group or organisation established in either parish for its contribution to community life.
LITTER COLLECTION IN CROWTHORNE PARISH
Since the 25 January 2018, our Litter Warden has been out and about in the Parish collecting waste and recycling. The first month of litter collection has been extremely successful, hopefully you have noticed that Crowthorne is already looking much cleaner in the areas shown below: -
Crowthorne High Street (Inc former Rogers Way)
Dukes Ride (Crowthorne Station to Prince Pub)
Lower Broadmoor Road
From the 25 January to 16 February 2018, the following amount of litter and recycling has been collected: -
9 full 120 litre bags of general waste = 1,080 litres in total
7 full 80 litre bags of recycling waste = 560 litres in total.
The Parish Council will be continuing with this initiative, so if you see any locations within Crowthorne Parish which require attention please email the location and details to: email@example.com.
The Annual Parish Meeting of Crowthorne Parish Council was held on the 14 March 2018.
During the meeting, Craig Titley appraised residents of the diversity of arts available at South Hill Park and the organisations plans and ambitions as it goes through a period of change and transition.
John Allen from L&G Homes, provided the latest news on the housing development at Buckler's Park which included landscaping, highway development, community hub and future amenities.
During the meeting the Council awarded a total of £14,400.00 worth of grants to 25 deserving local organisations.
The grants were presented by The Mayor of the Borough of Bracknell Forest, Cllr Tina McKenzie-Boyle and her Consort, Cllr Bruce McKenzie-Boyle.
The Chairman's report and minutes of the meeting are available to view HERE >>
Annual Parish Meeting - 14 March 2018
Crowthorne Parish Council has resolved to support Crowthorne Reduce Our Waste (C.R.O.W), who are committing to plastic free alternatives and supporting plastic free initiatives within the village to create a plastic free community.
The group's aim is to campaign to make Crowthorne Village reduce its use of single use materials and to encourage refusing, reducing, reusing and recycling.
If you are a trader, or a resident and wish to find out more CLICK HERE >>
VACANCY - PART TIME GROUNDS PERSON
An opportunity has arisen for a part time grounds person to join the busy, hardworking team at Crowthorne Parish Council.
Do you enjoy working outdoors, with the challenge of maintaining a busy recreation ground and sports playing surfaces?
If you are flexible, approachable and a good team worker, then this may be the job for you.
The Closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 2 July 2018.
Application forms should be submitted to: firstname.lastname@example.org