Parish Council

NOTICE OF VACANCY IN THE OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR

NOTICE OF VACANCY IN THE OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR PARISH OF WHISSENDINE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN Pursuant to section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, that as a result of the resignation of Jo Ann Millington, a vacancy exists in the office of Councillor for the said Parish Council. If by 22 June 2018 (14 [...]

By | 2018-06-11T10:52:45+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Parish Council|

Annual Village Meeting 2018

All Whissendine residents are invited to this year’s annual Village Meeting to be held at 7:30pm on 14th March 2018 at Whissendine Primary School (not 21st March as first announced). This is your chance to raise questions to the parish council and to listen to what the council has been doing for you this past [...]

By | 2018-03-15T11:35:42+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Parish Council|

CHANGE OF DATE FOR VILLAGE AGM

All Whissendine residents are invited to this year’s annual Village Meeting to be held at 7:30pm on 14th March 2018 at Whissendine Primary School (not 21st March as first announced). This is your chance to raise questions to the parish council and to listen to what the council has been doing for you this past [...]

By | 2018-02-03T20:37:59+00:00 February 3rd, 2018|Parish Council|

New Clerk to the Parish Council Appointed

Whissendine Parish Council has appointed Mrs Elaine Everington of Mill Grove to the position of Clerk, to continue the good work of Mrs Jen Lacey, who is stepping down due to her move from the village. Elaine may be contacted about PC matters by phone on Whissendine 593 or by email at ellemai@btinternet.com.

By | 2016-08-22T09:14:23+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|Parish Council|

Cycle track to link Whissendine and Oakham – vote here!

The poll is now closed. Thank you for voting. The Parish Council would like to know how much interest there is in a cycle track to link Whissendine to Oakham, ahead of making any application to Rutland County Council. Previous experience has shown the most direct route via Langham is too costly because of the [...]

By | 2017-12-30T19:30:56+00:00 June 9th, 2016|Activities for kids, Parish Council|

Annual Parish Meeting 2016

The 2016 Annual Parish Meeting will take place at Whissendine School on Wednesday 16th March 2016 at 7.30pm. All residents are welcome to attend. Agenda 1. Welcome & apologies for absence taken 2. Minutes of the 2015 meeting. (Please go to the village website to read in advance) 3. Rutland Police : a representative will [...]

By | 2016-03-18T14:34:15+00:00 March 5th, 2016|Parish Council|

Closure of Footbridge across the Whissendine Brook on The Banks

For about 20 years this simple bridge has linked The Nook and Cow Lane areas without problems. The Parish Council had scheduled an upgrade to it this autumn to make the surface less slippery, replace the sections that were beginning to rot, add an extra rail and have additional infilling on the play park side. [...]

By | 2017-12-30T19:31:02+00:00 January 15th, 2016|Parish Council|

Whissendine Grapevine Update

Notice from Whissendine Parish Council This is to let all of you who have missed it know that it’s planned to bring out two editions of the Grapevine before Christmas. The first should be distributed in early November, if not right at the start of the month, and the second at the beginning of December. [...]

By | 2017-12-30T19:31:07+00:00 September 24th, 2015|General notices, Parish Council|

Whissendine Grapevine

UPDATE: Results of this meeting may be viewed here.   An Extraordinary meeting of the Whissendine Parish Council will take place on 23rd September 2015 at 7.30 in the Village Hall, Whissendine to discuss the future of our village magazine -  the Whissendine Grapevine. Residents who can offer to help in any way, or have positive [...]

By | 2015-10-01T08:56:49+00:00 September 17th, 2015|General news, Parish Council|

Two Parish Councillors needed – could it be you?

Following election day Whissendine Parish Council needs 2 additional Parish Councillors - could it be you? Co-option must take place in the 35 days following 7th May to avoid another election, so now is the time to act. Candidates should attend the next PC meeting on Monday, JUNE 1st 2015, Whissendine Village Hall at 7.15pm. YOU could [...]

By | 2015-05-12T19:48:58+00:00 May 12th, 2015|Parish Council|

Road Closures in Whissendine in May 2015

Below is a summary of the road closures planned for Whissendine in May 2015. For more information and downloadable County Council orders and maps, and contact information, please visit the Road Closures page HERE. Dates: 18-19 May 2015 Road: Pickwell Lane Summary: All vehicles will be prohibited from proceeding along the length of Pickwell Lane, [...]

By | 2017-12-30T19:31:12+00:00 April 29th, 2015|General news, General notices, Parish Council|

Report on the Annual Parish Meeting 2015

The full meeting report is available for reading at www.whissendine.net. About thirty residents joined Parish Councillors for the meeting on 18 March. This followed its usual format with reports from the Police Community Support Officer, Mr Farr, who gave the Chairman’s synopsis of the work of the Parish Council, and several of the village organisations. [...]

By | 2017-12-30T19:31:12+00:00 April 28th, 2015|Parish Council|

Notice of Elections

Elections will be held in Whissendine on May 7th for a District Councillor (if more than ONE nomination is received) and Parish Councillors (should more than NINE nominations be received). Those interested in standing for a Councillor position should note that their nomination papers must be delivered no later than 4PM on THURSDAY 9th APRIL [...]

By | 2015-05-11T08:18:27+00:00 March 25th, 2015|Parish Council, Rutland County Council|

Annual Parish Meeting 2015

The Annual Parish Meeting will take place at Whissendine School on Wednesday 18th March 2015 at 8pm. Full agenda details for the meeting can be viewed here. All residents of Whissendine are encouraged to attend the meeting. This is your chance to meet the Parish Council and air your concerns about village matters. The minutes of [...]

By | 2015-03-19T10:41:11+00:00 March 5th, 2015|Events, Parish Council|

Fancy standing in the County Council or Parish Council elections on 7th May 2015?

2015 ELECTIONS: PROSPECTIVE CANDIDATES Are you thinking of standing in the County Council or Parish Council elections on 7th May 2015? Rutland County Council is offering prospective Parish and County Councillor candidates the chance to learn more about the process of standing for election at a special open event on Tuesday 24 February. May’s elections could see all [...]

By | 2017-12-30T19:31:19+00:00 February 20th, 2015|Parish Council, Rutland County Council|

Sheepwash photographs wanted

As reported in the December 2014 edition of the Grapevine, there are plans to put signage near to both entrances to The Banks to give a little information about the area, as it’s land Whissendine residents have owned for around 250 years. The purpose of the orignal donation to the village was for sheep washing, [...]

By | 2015-02-04T14:36:30+00:00 January 5th, 2015|General news, Parish Council|