Minutes from the October 2017 meetings of the Eaton Bray Parish Council.
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Eaton Bray Parish Council

Minutes of 2nd October 2017

Below is a summary of the minutes of the Eaton Bray Parish Council Meeting of 2nd October 2017.

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Summary of Minutes - 2nd October 2017

Central Beds Council (CBC) - Councillor Ken Janes

Website: www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk
Customer Services: Telephone: 0300 300 8302 / Email: [email protected]

Your CBC Council representative - Councillor Ken Janes

Bedfordshire Police

  • Eaton Bray Police contact : PC Konopka - email [email protected] (all information is confidential and no names will be disclosed).
  • For general Police contact/enquiries: Non–emergency call 101 / All emergencies 999

Neighbourhood Plan

The results of the recent Eaton Bray Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire have now been published by the Eaton Bray Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group.

You can view the full report on the Eaton Bray Website or request a copy from the Parish Clerk. Website link: ebpc.co.uk/files/2017.10-EBNP-Q-Final-Report.pdf

Watercourse Maintenance/River Ouzel

An assessment on a section of damaged river bank in Mill End Close has been carried out which shows there are three areas within the bank where water is leaking into the drainage ditch. The cause of the leak is from crayfish burrowing into the riverbank and damaging the structure. Work is planned to be carried out on this section of the bank within the next six months (weather dependent), the first stage will be to clear the riverbank of overgrown trees and shrubbery, and a general tidy of the area. The second stage will be the actual repair to the river bank.

Once the Council has confirmed dates of work from the Drainage Board, notices will be put on parish notice boards, Facebook and Focus.

Burial/Cemetery Land

To all residents: within the parish there is a lack of available land for burials, the current land will be full/unavailable in a few years. The Council would like to gauge residentsí opinions on the Council spending money to purchase additional burial land, allowing parish burials to continue for many more years to come. Please write/email the Parish Clerk with your comments/views. Thank you.


Next Council Meetings

  • Monday 6th November 2017, from 7.30pm, in the Coffee Tavern (1st floor).
  • Monday 4th December 2017, from 7.30pm, in the Coffee Tavern (1st floor).

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