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Pop-Up Business School: 15 – 19 Feb 2021

Published: 26 Jan 21

• FREE and totally online (via Zoom) • 5-day course, 10am – 3pm daily. • Full schedule of morning and afternoon sessions. • You don’t need qualifications or pots of money. • No eligibility criteria and under 18s welcome. Click on the title for more information. Read More...

Job Vacancy

Published: 26 Jan 21

Clerk Vacancy - 16 hours per week. For further details and an application form please email - office@tanworth-pc.org.uk Read More...

Road Closure

Published: 19 Jan 21

Danzey Green Lane, Tanworth-in-Arden, will be closed from 16th February to 18th February to enable works for new water connections. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. Read More...

Earlswood ASB and Traffic Issues Working Party Update 16th January 2021

Published: 19 Jan 21

Please click on the title for full report. Read More...

Malthouse Lane Park Closure Postponed

Published: 18 Jan 21

The work which was due to take place in the car park this week has been postponed due to the adverse weather conditions, therefore the park will not be closed this week. A new date will be advised in due course. Read More...

Parish Office

Published: 11 Jan 21

Due to the present lockdown the office is closed to visitors. We are contactable by phone 01564 703200 or email office@tanworth-pc.org.uk. Stay safe. Read More...

Stratford District Council Garden Waste Service

Published: 7 Jan 21

If you would like to receive a garden waste service from 1st April 2021, there will be an annual charge of £40 per bin. SDC is offering an early bird rate of £35 for residents who subscribe before 28th February 2021. Subscriptions open on the SDC website 11th January. Read More...

Severn Trent Work Forshaw Heath Lane

Published: 3 Dec 20

Severn Trent are going to be doing some vital improvement work in the area They plan to start the water main renewals from 4 January 2021 with a proposed finishing date of March 12th 2021. Please click on the title for further information. Read More...

Parish News Archive

Local rapid Covid-19 testing to be rolled out in Stratford

Published: 7 Jan 21

Covid testing for people without coronavirus symptoms is set to be rolled out in the Stratford next week with the aim of protecting those most at risk. Please click on the title to read the full article. Read More...

Draft Budget 2020/21

Published: 21 Dec 20

Please click on the title to view the proposed budget. This will be discussed at he 21st January 2021 meeting. Please email any comments to the parish office. Read More...

Earlswood ASB and Traffic Issues working party update Dec 2020

Published: 17 Dec 20

Latest update, please click on the title for the full report. Read More...

Tanworth in Arden PC Crime Working Group Update.

Published: 17 Dec 20

Please click on the title to read the full update. Read More...

Covid-19 preventative behaviour and symptoms study

Published: 3 Dec 20

The PC received a request from Dr Richard Clarke, A research fellow from the University of Southampton. They are seeking to recruit people to take part in a survey and wish to get a broad range of participants across the UK. Please click on the title for further information. Read More...

Earlswood Nisa store

Published: 1 Dec 20

The new Nisa store in Earlswood village is up and running. The owner has willingly agreed to resume the phone ordering which was so useful during lockdown earlier this year. As winter approaches and restrictions continue then this may be a valuable option for residents. It will be available on the same days as last time, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Phone orders should be made in the morning before 12.00pm. Amazingly volunteers have agreed to help out again by picking up and delivering shopping should you need this. The phone number is the same – 01564 70 2286. The shop is valuable to us, please support it if you can. The Post Office is fully functioning and there are the familiar and friendly faces of the staff still working there. We wish them and the new owner success in the future and a big thank you to the volunteers as well. Best wishes Jenny Buckley Read More...

ASB Update

Published: 20 Nov 20

At last night's meeting of the Parish Council voted unanimously to accept a recommendation from the ASB Working Party to contract with SDC to install a CCTV Camera at the bottom of Malthouse Lane. Also, the gates for Malthouse Lane park should be fitted by the end of month. Read More...

PSPO for Earlswood

Published: 19 Nov 20

The public consultation is being launched 20.11.20. For further information please click on the title. There is a question in the consultation questionnaire which asks about other negative behaviours. If there is something not mentioned on the form which is of concern - eg fireworks being set off at all hours, then please mention this when responding. If there is sufficient evidence then Stratford District Council will look at adding that to the PSPO. Read More...

ASB Working Party Update 17.11.20

Published: 17 Nov 20

Please click on the title to read the report. Read More...

Tech support for older & disabled people

Published: 16 Nov 20

FREE technology support from a friendly volunteer FREE HELPLINE: Freephone 0800 048 7642 AbilityNet’s FREE support can help you and/or your loved ones use new and existing devices. That includes laptops, tablets, smartphones and desktop computers of all types. . Read More...

County Councillor's Monthly Update

Published: 13 Nov 20

Please click on the title to read the full report from County Councillor John Horner Read More...

Malthouse Lane Update

Published: 12 Nov 20

Please click on the title for the update. Read More...

The Charity Commission

Published: 12 Nov 20

Form of notice: The Charity Commission Charity: The Field Gardens at Tanworth-in-Arden, Solihull The Commission proposes to make a Scheme (a legal document) for this charity. Click on title for more details on how to comment or make representation. Read More...

Become a Covid-19 Community Champion and help people do the right thing for Warwickshire

Published: 4 Nov 20

This free online course from Warwickshire County Council offers training for Warwickshire residents who want to gain valuable skills in active citizenship. Click on title for full details. Read More...

Targeted youth support

Published: 4 Nov 20

WCC is investing £800,000 over two years in a youth work fund for community organisations to bid into for projects. Click on title for full details. Read More...

Site Allocations Plan Preferred Options Consultation

Published: 30 Oct 20

Site Allocations Plan Preferred Options Consultation - 29th October 2020 - 18th December 2020. Click on title for further information. Read More...

Parish Office Closed Mondays

Published: 29 Oct 20

Due to the present staffing vacancy the office will be closed on a Monday. The clerk is still contactable by email or phone ( Tuesday - Friday). Can we just remind residents that due to the present times the office is still officially closed. If you wish to see the Clerk please ring for an appointment - 01564 703 200. Read More...

Job Vacancy

Published: 26 Oct 20

TANWORTH-IN-ARDEN PARISH COUNCIL is seeking a new DEPUTY TO THE PARISH CLERK 16 hours per week (to be worked over 4 mornings and to include one evening meeting a month) Salary £10.01 – £12.95 depending on experience For an application form and job description please e-mail: office@tanworth-pc.org.uk or write to: Julie White, Parish Clerk, Tanworth in Arden Parish Council, Rear of Earlswood Village Hall, Shutt Lane, Earlswood, B94 6BZ 01564 703 200 Closing date for applications is midday on Friday 6th November 2020 Read More...

Update on PSPO for The Lakes area

Published: 21 Oct 20

From District Councillor Tony Dixon - Work continues and it is anticipated that public consultation on the implementation of a PSPO will start in November and hopefully conclude before Christmas. After the consultation feedback will have to be assessed and on the basis that it remains positive then the formal legal requirements will be set in trail and SDC expect such can be concluded before Easter. Read More...

VASA Community Transport

Published: 21 Oct 20

Appeal for voluntary drivers. Please click on the title for further information. Read More...

ASB/Working Party Update 17.10.20

Published: 17 Oct 20

We are still continuing with the work since the last update. Please click on the title to read the latest full report. Read More...

Working Party Update 27.08.20 and Final Survey Results

Published: 27 Aug 20

We have been working hard behind the scenes since the last update and feel that it’s appropriate that everyone knows where we currently are and what we’re proposing.going ahead. Please click on the title to read the full report. Read More...

Broad Lane/Severn Trent Update

Published: 25 Aug 20

We’re making steady progress between Vicarage Hill and the Doctors surgery. The ground conditions have been difficult, and this has slowed progress slightly. Work continues to be carried out under a road closure. The businesses and the Doctors Surgery are open as usual. Please follow the signposted diversion and access these at the end of Broad lane from The Common. We thank you for your patience and understanding during these works. we are pleased to confirm the road closure on Poolhead Lane has been lifted and access to the golf club and along Vicarage Hill is available. All businesses are open as usual. Additional signage will be in place to emphasise the changes to the diversion route . Read More...

Earlswood Anti-Social Behaviour and Traffic Issues survey

Published: 30 Jul 20

The survey was designed to gather residents’ views on incidences of anti-social behaviour and traffic-related issues which the parish council felt had been rising, particularly since the national lockdown of 23rd March 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The aim of the survey was to provide the parish council with information which could inform any action that may be taken in response to these issues. This report summarises the results from the survey. Please click on the title to read the full report Read More...

Consultation on Dog Fouling

Published: 30 Jul 20

Please click on the title to see the attached letter regarding the consultation for Stratford-on-Avon (Public Spaces Protection) (Dog Fouling) Order 2020. Read More...

Road Closure 17th-19th August

Published: 29 Jul 20

Forshaw Heath Lane (also known as Forshaw Heath Road) closed to vehicular traffic from its junction with Poolhead Lane south-westerly for a distance of approximately 450 metres. Reason for Order To facilitate works for the installation of new road signs and markings, 08.00-17.00hrs. Read More...

Emergency General Meeting

Published: 23 Jul 20

On Tuesday 28th July at 7.30pm there will be a Zoom meeting of the Parish Council to receive the results of the Working Party's survey and to consider a course of action. Read More...

Annual Audit

Published: 22 Jul 20

Notice of the dates of the period for the Exercise of Public Rights. 23.07.20 - 04.09.20 Read More...

Letter from PCC to residents and partners re- Earlswood lakes

Published: 20 Jul 20

Plaease click on the title to read the latest update from Philp Seccombe, Police and Crime Commissioner regarding the multi-agency action plan to tackle issues around The Lakes. Read More...

Working Party Update 14.07.20

Published: 14 Jul 20

Please click on the title to read the full report. Read More...

Working Party Update 06.07.20

Published: 7 Jul 20

Please click on the title to read the full report. Read More...

Working Party Update 28.06.20

Published: 29 Jun 20

Please click on the title to go to the update. Read More...

Working Party Update 28.06.20

Published: 29 Jun 20

Please click on the link to read the update. Read More...

Canal & River Trust response to email from working party

Published: 26 Jun 20

Response from Adnan Saif from the Canal and River Trust to open e-mail Read More...

The Lakes ASB and Traffic Issues Working Party 26-06-20

Published: 26 Jun 20

The Lakes ASB and Traffic Issues Working Party is currently receiving so much email etc that we haven’t got time to answer it all, otherwise we’d get nothing constructive done. Everyone just needs to know that we’re reading it and adding pertinent bits to our matrix and that we appreciate everyone’s contributions, positive or negative, as it helps us continuously fine tune and clarify the position, so keep them coming and, if we don’t respond, please accept that we’re not trying to be rude or evasive, we’re just busy. Please note that anything useful will be being posted on both the RA and PC websites and we will publish periodic updates to keep you in the picture. Read More...

Joint Working Party Update 22/06/2020

Published: 25 Jun 20

For the report please click on the title. Read More...

Open e-mail to Canal & River Trust

Published: 25 Jun 20

Open e-mail to Adnan Saif , West Midlands Director of the Canal and River Trust Read More...

ASB & Traffic Working Party

Published: 24 Jun 20

Following the PC meeting 16.06.20 a Working Party has been set up to look at and try and help find solutions for the issues around The Lakes. The group consists of 3 parish councillors and 3 members from Earlswood & Forshaw Heath Residents Association. any comments or thoughts that have already been received by the PC will be passed on to the Working Party. Please send any further comments to chair@earlswood-forshawheath .org.uk. Read More...

Multi-Agency Meeting the Lakes

Published: 5 Jun 20

A multi agency meeting took place regarding the ASB and other issues at The Lakes, 29.05.20. Please click on the title to find the action points from this meeting. Read More...

ASB at The Lakes

Published: 21 May 20

Earlswood & Forshaw Heath Residents Association have produced a helpful guide as to where to complain to regarding the issues that are being experienced at present around The Lakes. Please click on the title to find the information. Thanks to EFHRA for allowing us to copy this. Read More...

Warwickshire Healthwatch Survey

Published: 12 May 20

Healthwatches in Warwickshire and Coventry would like to understand the publics views on health and social care support during the current pandemic. The organisations are launching a survey to find out how services are working for people and to ensure that high-quality safe services and support are being delivered now, and as the lockdown eases. Read More...

Community Safety Team at Stratford on Avon District Council

Published: 12 May 20

The Community Safety Team have experienced greater demand for service due to the lockdown measures. Domestic abuse, neighbourhood disputes, business and cybercrimes have all risen during this period and we wanted to raise awareness of ways in which people can protect themselves and their communities. We have recently updated our website with all the current Covid 19 crime prevention advice and information. Please click on the title to lead you to the link for the web page, Read More...

Recycling Centres open 18th May

Published: 11 May 20

The sites will open for essential visits with a booking system , and traffic management. Details of how to book should be made public this week. Our advice is to visit Warwickshire .gov and go to the Coronavirus waste and recycling page or see Warwickshire Recycles Facebook for when the system becomes live. Read More...

Be Aware of Telephone Scams

Published: 28 Apr 20

Unfortunately criminals are always about. We have been sent further advice from the Alcester Safer Neighbourhood Team on how to recognise and avoid the scammers. Please pass this information on. Read More...

Broad Lane Closures

Published: 23 Apr 20

The work that was postponed by Severn Trent has been rescheduled to start on the 18th May 2020. Please click on the title to read more about this and to find diversion maps. Read More...

Road Closures

Published: 23 Apr 20

Poolhead Lane 11.05.20 - 13.05.20 for a clean water connection. Read More...

Change to Annual Audit dates

Published: 16 Apr 20

Due to the present UK situation there has been changes to the audit times. The publication date for final, audited, accounts for local councils will move from 30 September to 30 November 2020 The requirement for the public inspection period to include the first 10 working days of July has been removed. Instead, local councils must commence the public inspection period on or before the first working day of September 2020 Draft accounts must be approved by 31 August 2020 at the latest or earlier where possible. All dates will be published when they are known. Read More...

CORONAVIRUS

Published: 3 Apr 20

For help and advice the residents associations' websites for Earlswood and Tanworth in Arden offer a range of information and useful contacts. Please click on the title to take you to the Associations website links. Please contact the parish office if you have any queries. Read More...

PARISH PEOPLE'S AWARD

Published: 2 Apr 20

This has been temporarily postponed due to the present situation. So please keep thinking who you would like to nominate when this is re-launched. The Parish Council wish to thank and reward those people volunteering in Tanworth-in-Arden Parish and who deserve recognition for community activity, environmental achievements or in some other way contribute to the life of the Parish. Further information is available by clicking on the title link. Read More...

TEXT Scam

Published: 26 Mar 20

Scammers are looking to profit from the worry and concerns caused by Coronavirus. Click on the title to get an image of a SCAM text message purporting to be from UKGOV, please do not click on links or attachments in suspicious messages. For up to date scam information please visit The Action Fraud website. https://www.actionfraud.police.uk/news Read More...

PUBLIC RE-CONSULTATION (REG 14) ON THE NDP MONDAY 10TH FEBRUARY - FRIDAY 27TH MARCH

Published: 13 Mar 20

The PC is going out to re-consultation due to some minor changes in the original document. The Reg 14 notice details the changes.This is a formal public consultation being run in accordance with Regulation 14 of the Neighbourhood Planning (General) Regulations 2012. The consultation period runs from 10.00am 10.02.20 to 5.00pm 27.03.20. Click on the title for more information and please go to the Neighbourhood Plan page of this website. Read More...

SDC Council Plan 2019-2023

Published: 11 Mar 20

Stratford District Council recently adopted a new council plan. Please click on the heading to see the leaflet that has been produced giving information on this. Read More...

Save our local shop and Post Office in Earlswood

Published: 4 Feb 20

Earlswood & Forshaw Heath Residents association have just started the petition "Help us save our Village Shop and Post Office in Earlswood" and wanted to see if you could help by adding your name. Our first goal is to reach 100 signatures and we need your support. Please click on the heading to reach the petition. Read More...

Developing stroke services in Coventry and Warwickshire

Published: 19 Dec 19

NEW public consultation drop-in sessions Come along to one of the new public consultation events to hear about the proposals for improving stroke services across Coventry and Warwickshire and to share your views. Read More...

Warwickshire Recycles

Published: 9 Dec 19

Christmas 2019 - information and advice Read More...

The Heart of England Forest

Published: 28 Nov 19

Plans to create a new native broadleaf forest in the area of Trap's Green. Read More...

Local Road Flooding

Published: 26 Nov 19

We are compiling a list of the flood sites on the roads within the parish so we can then lobby the County Council. Please contact office@tanworth-pc.org.uk with details. Read More...

CIL Money

Published: 26 Nov 19

Following a number of requests from residents in Tanworth in Arden it is intended that the first round of The Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) money will be spent on a new footway light for the passage way between Bellfield and Doctors Close. The Parish Council can receive this money twice a year so should we receive another amount we will be seeking suggestions for the Parish Council to consider. Read More...

A New Slide in Earlswood Leisure Park

Published: 18 Nov 19

This is now ready for action so come and give it a try. Wellies recommended as it is a little muddy in the park at the moment! Read More...

Food Waste Caddies

Published: 22 Oct 19

Food Waste Caddies are available for collection from the Parish Using your kitchen caddy : 1.Line your caddy with newspaper or a compostable caddy liner. 2.Place all food waste into the caddy, including fruit and vegetable waste, cooked food, bones, meat and fish. 3.Wrap food in newspaper if you prefer. 4.When you are ready to empty the caddy, tie the top of the bag. 5.Place in the green bin. Read More...

Community Transport Service

Published: 1 Aug 19

the service is run by VASA. Please click on read more for the full information on this service. Read More...

Help us to Help You

Published: 16 Jul 19

The Parish Council would like to support the residents in issues they face with anti-social behaviour. To be able to do this the Parish Council needs to know what’s happening in the area. Read More...

Declaration of Result of Poll

Published: 10 May 19

Election of a District Councillor for Tanworth-in-Arden Read More...

Precept Increase 2019/20

Published: 25 Mar 19

Please click on read more to find information regarding the precept increase. Read More...

ELF Fundraising

Published: 4 Mar 19

ELF are pleased to say that in Tesco, Shirley (the big Tesco), the ELF project, has been chosen as one of the three projects to receive some funding. Please can we encourage shoppers to put the blue tokens that are given after shopping into 'Whiz Kids' (that is what is is called - as they will one day, whiz down the slide). Thanks Earlswood Lakes Fundraising Committee (ELF) Read More...

UBUS

Published: 28 Jan 19

Let UBUS take you to Redditch or Evesham on Wednesdays Read More...

Family Information Service

Published: 24 Jan 19

Warwickshire County Council Family Information Service Newsletter. Read More...

Tommy Trail Photographs

Published: 1 Nov 18

Please click on read more to see the photographs that have been sent in. Read More...

End Of World War 1 Commemoration Service

Published: 29 Oct 18

Many thanks to those who took part, attended and baked lovely cakes. Read More...

Bench in Memory of the late Margaret Careless

Published: 10 Oct 18

A new bench has been installed at the top of Valley Road in memory of Mrs Margaret Careless. In her later days when she was walking back from The Lakes she would have liked to have a rest after the hill on Valley Road, so bequested a bench to be placed there. Read More...

TOMMY TRAIL

Published: 26 Sep 18

The Tommy Trail is on until 9th November. Send in your photographs with the silhouettes to be entered for the prize draw. Read More...

Cank Farm Planning Application

Published: 12 Sep 18

18/02392/REM Read More...

Cank Farm Development

Published: 30 Aug 18

Duchy Homes, Cank farm development, will be giving a 5 minute presentation at the planning meeting 6th September Tanworth Village Hall 7.30pm. Sorry members of the public are not allowed to speak at this meeting unless invited. Read More...

No Rogue Traders

Published: 31 Jul 18

New Warwickshire Trading Standards Backed, Approved Trader Scheme Read More...