Official website of Arlesey Town Council

ArleseyThis website has been created to provide you with information about the services provided by the Town Council and items of local interest. It is intended to be a service to the local community and visitors to the area. If you have comments or feedback regarding the website please contact us. This will help us to improve the service we offer.

This site you will find information about the Town Council, its members, details of meetings, committees and services provided as well as information about the local area. Use of the links will enable you to find the information you require.

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Agendas for Town Council and Planning Committee Meeting 04/08/2015

Meetings of the Town Council and Planning Committee will be held in the Village Hall, Arlesey on Tuesday 4 August 2015. You can view the agendas here.

Agenda for Town Council meeting 04/08/2015

Agenda for Planning Committee meeting 04/08/2015

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Network Rail – Improvement Works

Improvement works – Chase Hill Road, Arlesey – Jiggs Lane Crossing, Langford are to be carried out. Please see link for more details.

Improvement Works – Chase Hill Road, Arlesey – Jiggs Lane Crossing, Langford

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Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

Arlesey Town Council is seeking to appoint a Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer. Please see link for more details and how to apply

Advertisement for Town Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer

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Arlesey Town Council meeting 07/07/2015

The minutes of the Arlesey Town Council meeting held on 7 July 2015 are now available.

Arlesey Town Council Minutes 07/07/2015

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Agenda for Town Council meeting 21/07/2015

A meeting of the Town Council will be held in the Village Hall, Arlesey on Tuesday 21 July 2015. You can view the agendas here.

Town Council Agenda 21/07/2015 

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CBC Press Release Beware hoax ‘accident’ calls

Please see Central Bedfordshire’s press release regarding hoax ‘accident’ calls

Hoax accident calls

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Macmillan Coffee Morning 25th September 2015

The Resource Centre will be holding our Macmillan coffee morning on Friday 25th September from 0930.

We would be very grateful of all offers of help, donations of cake and raffle prizes.

We would also love to see you there for a cuppa and a chat!

Record Breakers summer reading challenge

The Summer reading challenge has started! All children from age 3-11 are invited to sign up and join the challenge. Children will receive rewards including stickers, certificates and a medal for completing stamp cards. The challenge runs from July 11th to September 5th. Pop in during our opening hours to sign your children up!

Arlesey Town Council Meeting 16/06/2015

The minutes of the Arlesey Town Council meeting held on 16 June 2015 are now available.

Arlesey Town Council Minutes 16/06/2015

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Planning Committee Meeting 16/06/2015

The minutes of the Planning Committee meeting held on 16 June 2015 are now available.

Planning Committee Minutes 16/06/2015

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Public Notice – No Stopping Near Etonbury School

Please see Public Notice below for more details about a proposed Order to introduce no stopping on school entrance markings. Comments can be made to Central Bedfordshire Highways by 21 July 2015.

Public Notice – Etonbury Academy Stotfold Road Arlesey

Drawing – Etonbury Academy Stotfold Road Arlesey

Agendas for Town Council and Planning Committee Meetings 07/07/2015

Meetings of the Town Council and Planning Committee will be held in the Village Hall, Arlesey on Tuesday 7 July 2015. You can view the agendas here.

Agenda for Town Council meeting 07/07/2015

Agenda for Planning Committee meeting 07/07/2015

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Chairman’s Charity for 2015

Arlesey Town Council are pleased to announce that this years ATC Chairman’s Charity is “Friends of Chums”.

Chums provide fabulous bereavement support to children, young people and their parent or carers following the death of someone close to them, whoever that may be or whenever and however they may have died.  Since November 2011 Chums has also offered an Emotional Wellbeing Service for Children.

Chums are local to Arlesey, based at Wrest Park – Silsoe, and their services are available for children across Bedfordshire.

A Social Enterprise since 2011, last year Chums received over 1500 referrals across all their services.  These services being delivered by over 40 staff and trainees.  Services that make a real difference to the lives of so many children who have been bereaved or who may be suffering with other emotional wellbeing needs.

“Friends of Chums” is simply the fund raising arm of Chums. If you would like to know more about the work Chums do here are their contact details.

Chums,

Wrest Park Enterprise Centre,

Wrest Park,

Silsoe, Beds, MK45 4HS

01525 863924

info@chums.uk.com

www.chums.uk.com

Or ask Cllr Mick Holloway, Chairman, or the ATC Office

We welcome any support for this cause throughout the year

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Problem on the Road? Mobile App

Potholes, overgrown trees, faulty street lights and other problems on the roads and pavements of Central Bedfordshire can now be reported via a new mobile app.

How to download the app.

This app can be downloaded for free for IOS or android mobile phones and the iPad.

Search Central Beds on Google Play or itunes app store and follow the instructions.  This is not currently available for iPad mini or Android tablets.

How to use the app

Follow these steps to report problems like potholes,overgrown trees, or faulty street lights.

1. download the app for free

2. launch the app when you see a fault/problem

3. create a new report by selecting the pencil icon at the top right of     the screen

4. choose the relevant category

5. add a photo to allow the exact nature of problem to be identified

6. select the address

7. provide any additional info about the location or problem so that it can be correctly identified

8. provide your details (optional)

9. click “submit” to send details to be resolved

Statement from your new Council

On 7th May Arlesey residents elected a new Council to represent them. Your new Councillors are: Jason Auburn, Gursh Bains, Paul Chillery, Chris Ferris, Helen Frost, Chris Gravett, Mick Holloway, Kathy Lindskog, Chris Livermore, Rob McGregor, Jim Randall, Sandra Sarll, Steve Stanbury, Jon Want, Andrew Ward. We want to thank everyone who voted for us and for giving us the opportunity to do what we can to try to make Arlesey a better place. Since being elected the new Council has appointed its Chairman (Mick Holloway), Vice Chairman (Chris Gravett) and has attended to a number of statutory and on-going matters. The Council has agreed a number of short-term priorities and formed working parties to look at the most pressing issues; these include Finance Reporting, Human Resource Processes, Standing Orders, Communication Strategy & Skate Park. There is a lot we must do to make the Council both effective and efficient, and we will be pressing ahead with this as quickly as possible. It is anticipated that over the next few months there will be lots of opportunities for the community and council to work together towards delivering a better Arlesey. The Neighbourhood Plan is one such opportunity, and we would like to thank everybody who has participated in the first stage of the process and helped gather the views of residents. In the meantime your new council is committed to keeping residents informed and will be looking at improving ways of ensuring it does this. Please feel free to contact us – our contact details can be found here: http://www.arleseytc.co.uk/your-new-town-councillors or you can contact us via the Town Council office.

 

 

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Temporary Road Closure – Broad Street, Clifton

This road will be closed to enable repairs to be carried out to a sluice valve in carriageway. Road closed from junction with Church Street to the junction with Elm Farm.  Closure expected to take place for 2 days from Wednesday 22nd July to Thursday 23rd July 2015 for 24hrs a day.

Alternative route shown on map.

Road Closure Broad Street, Clifton CBC5553

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Extraordinary Town Council Meeting 26/05/15

The minutes of the Arlesey Town Council Extraordinary meeting held on 26 May 2015 are now available.

Arlesey Town Council Extraordinary Meeting Minutes 26/05/15

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Arlesey Town Council Meeting 02/06/15

The minutes of the Arlesey Town Council meeting held on 2 June 2015 are now available.

Arlesey Town Council Minutes 02/06/15

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Planning Committee 02/06/15

The minutes of the Planning Committee meeting held on 2 June 2015 are now available.

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Neighbourhood Plan Public Presentation

The Neighbourhood Plan team will be putting on a public presentation at Arlesey Scout Hut on 19th and 20th June 2015. This will run from 3pm to 9pm on Friday 19th, and from 9am to 12 noon on Saturday 20th. Please go along to find out more about the Neighbourhood Plan or to pass on your ideas to members of the team.

http://arleseynp.org.uk/news/public-exhibition-19th-20th-june/

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