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The Parish Council has reached an agreement with Notts Wildlife Trust over the purchase of the Reed Pond Nature Reserve. a group - "Friends of Reed Pond" will be set up for the running and administration of the the site. A Facebook page has been published with more details - search Lambley Parish Council
A scarecrow competition will be running for the Village Show in September. Details will be delivered in July in a brochure to all houses in the Village. The theme will be Superheroes/heroines and cartoon characters.
The Village Hall is the location for the second defibrillator in the Village. The other unit is by the Woodlark Inn on Church Street.
A Treasurer is required for Lambley PCC. Interested persons please contact the Church Warden.
The Parish Council have posted a message to dog owners in the Village, asking them to kindly clear up any faeces that their pets may leave. Problem areas are Main Street, Mill Lane, Chapel Lane, Occupation Lane, and Orchard Rise. There is no shortage of bins!
Reed Pond Nature Reserve is being proposed for sale by Notts. Wildlife Trust. The Parish Council, in association with Gedling Borough and Notts. County Councils, is exploring funding opportunities for its purchase for the community.
The Parish Council has agreed to contribute towards a second defibrillator for the Village. The new one will be situated at the Village Hall.
The Parish Magazine has a new Editor! However, someone is still required to administer the Magazine's advertising needs. Contact:
Repairs to the Church bridge have been carried out and a volunteer group has been formed to help maintain the Churchyard.
The Village Hall gateposts have been reduced in height because they were unsafe. The Parish Council has agreed to rebuild them, but the work has been delayed owing to the County Council's possible plans to extend the Primary School.
Vehicles have been recorded travelling at more than 40 mph through the Village. Please contact the Parish Council if you have any ideas for solutions to this problem.
A number of properties have hedges overhanging the footway. It is a householder's responsibility to ensure that the footpath is clear of foliage.
The Parish Council are discussing the possibility of setting up a Befriending Register for sick/elderly/infirm residents of the Village. Contact the Parish Council for more details.
Council Tax precept
The Parish Council has set a precept of 2.5% for 2018/9. This amounts to an increase of 75p for a Band D property and is one of the lowest rises in the County.
Holy Trinity churchyard
The PCC has decided that it will officially hand over responsibility for the upkeep of the churchyard to Gedling Borough Council. The move is in line with Section 215 of the Local Government Act 1972.
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