Minutes from the September 2012 meeting of the Eaton Bray Parish Council.
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Eaton Bray Parish Council

Minutes of 3rd September 2012

Below is a summary of the minutes of the Eaton Bray Parish Council Meeting of 3rd September 2012.

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Summary of Minutes - Monday 3rd September 2012

Central Beds Representative

Cllr Mustoe attended the meeting. She informed the council that the Government is carrying out a major welfare reform programme. Some changes are already affecting claimants, and more changes are happening from April 2013 which will affect many housing benefit and council tax benefit claimants in Central Bedfordshire.

Full details can be found on Central Bedfordshire Councilís Website.


Motorists are continuing to speed down School Lane, despite the introduction of 20mph restriction on this road. Road users are reminded to slow down and drive at the legal speed limit set for this stretch of road. The police are also aware of this problem.

Illegal Car Parking

Motorists are continuing to park their vehicles on grass at the three corners and other areas of common land in the parish. Residents are reminded that cars are not allowed to be parked on these areas at any time and must be kept clear. The police have been informed of these problems and will be monitoring the situation.

Parish Council Helpers

The Parish Council would like to express their thanks to the residents who have kindly volunteered some of their time to help the council in improving the village. With the tidying up of one of the villageís bus stops, to the assistance in the preparation of the area for the new playground equipment; your help was very much appreciated.

If any residents would like to offer their help to the Parish Council then please contact the Clerk with your details.

Next Council Meeting

Monday 1st October 2012, 7.30pm, in the Coffee Tavern.

The Parish Clerk can be contacted using the details shown on the Eaton Bray Parish Council home page.