Forsbrook Parish Council

Local Government Act 1972 

Notice of Annual Parish meeting for ALL Forsbrook Parish Electors. 

NOTICE IS HEARBY GIVEN THAT –

The Annual Assembly of the Parish Meeting for Forsbrook Parish will be held at Blythe Bridge Village Hall on May 15 2017 at 6.30pm

The business to be transacted at the meeting will be as follows:- 

  1. Apologies
  2. Minutes from the last Annual Meeting 16 May 2016
  3. Chairman’s Annual report.
  4. Open Forum

 

Press Release – Tennis for Kids

Attracting young children to tennis is of high priority for, coaching firm, SMASH Tennis UK. The team of Craig Leese and Jack Redfern are mid-way through a free six-week coaching programme launched by the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) aptly named, Tennis for Kids.

Annual Parish Council meeting

Annual Parish Meeting on May 15th 6.30pm at Blythe Bridge Village Hall

Arletty Theatre presents – Quilter and the Ghost

Award-winning Arletty Theatre returns with Quilter and the Ghost, after the wonderful responses to their Arts Council funded musical play, Swan Canaries (Best Theatre Production, Buxton Fringe 2014).

Quilter is losing her home, to make way for a luxury golf course. Tonight, she must save the stories she has collected for decades, by stitching them into a ‘Patchwork Quilt of Lives’. But there are protesters hiding in the rose garden, a mysterious stranger lurks in the study, and the police will be here at dawn: her precious memories could end up in a skip…

Blythe Bridge High School Forthcoming Work

Please read the letter below which has been sent to parents regarding the forthcoming work.  I am happy to speak to any of the residents to ensure that the parish are not affected too much by the works carried out.  Work will commence on Friday 17th February, there will be intrusive work on the school grounds over half term so residents may hear a bit of drilling noise, but nothing out of the ordinary.

Staffordshire County Council Candidate Open Day

Staffordshire County Council is hosting a Candidate Open Day for those of you thinking of standing for election to the County Council in May 2017.

The event will be held on Tuesday 28 March 2017 in County Buildings, Martin Street, Stafford ST12 9BQ.

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order

STAFFORDSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 (AS AMENDED)
ROAD TRAFFIC (TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS) ACT 1991

DIVERSION OF VEHICULAR TRAFFIC

A521 UTTOXETER ROAD, BLYTHE BRIDGE

NOTICE is hereby given that the Staffordshire County Council intend not less than seven days from the date of this Notice to make an Order the effect of which will be to prohibit any vehicle from proceeding in that length of A521 Uttoxeter Road in Blythe Bridge so much as passes over and is in the immediate vicinity of the Level Crossing for a distance of approximately 20 metres either side unless the vehicle is being used in connection with the works.

To say thank you

The Rotary Club of Blythe Bridge and District would like to say a very big thank you to all the members of the public who supported the Christmas collection at Meir Heath and Longton Tesco. Also those who supported the street collection with Santa in his electric sleigh.

President Sue said “she was so delighted with support the Rotary Club of Blythe Bridge & District receives each year from local residents which in turn enables support for local charities and project though out the year.”

Rotarian Lynne Deavin

Blythe Bridge Library Open Day

Blythe Bridge library open day to showcase services and reveal new name. 

People are being invited to a celebration event to showcase the services and activities available at Blythe Bridge library on Saturday 8 October.

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order – (A521) Uttoxeter Road

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (As Amended)

Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991



DIVERSION OF VEHICULAR TRAFFIC

NOTICE is hereby given that the Staffordshire County Council intend, not less than seven days from the date of this Notice, to make an Order the effect of which will be to prohibit any vehicle from proceeding in that length of so much as passes over and is in the immediate vicinity of the level crossing for a distance of approximately 20 metres either side unless the vehicle is being used in connection with the works.

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order – Stallington Road

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (As Amended)

Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991



DIVERSION OF VEHICULAR TRAFFIC

NOTICE is hereby given that the Staffordshire County Council intend, not less than seven days from the date of this Notice, to make an Order the effect of which will be to prohibit any vehicle from proceeding in that length of so much as passes over and is in the immediate vicinity of the Level Crossing for a distance of approximately 20 metres either side unless the vehicle is being used in connection with the works; or is being used for police, fire brigade or ambulance purposes. Pedestrian access will be maintained.

Diversion of Vehicular Traffic – Uttoxeter Road

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (As Amended)

Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991



DIVERSION OF VEHICULAR TRAFFIC

NOTICE is hereby given that the Staffordshire County Council intend, not less than seven days from the date of this Notice, to make an Order the effect of which will be to prohibit any vehicle from proceeding in that length of  so much as passes over and is in the immediate vicinity of the Level Crossing for a distance of approximately 20 metres either side unless the vehicle is being used in connection with the works.

The preferred alternative route for traffic will be available via A521 Uttoxeter Road, A50, A521 Uttoxeter Road and vice versa.

No August Meeting

There will be no Parish Council meeting on August 15th due to the fact that we would be in quorate due to Councillors holidays, the next Parish Council meeting will be 19th September 2016.

Carsafest 2016

Carsafest-banner

Carsafest 2016 will take place on Saturday 2nd July 2016 at Caverswall Village Hall to help raise much needed funds for Bloodwise (formerly Leukaemia Research) and Cancer Research UK. Cancer in all it’s forms is something that effects each and every one of us on a daily basis and working together to fund research is where the roots of this event lie.

Another Public drop in session

Forsbrook Parish Council will be holding another drop in session for information about the Housing / Traveller Site consultation on Monday 6th June from 6.30 – 8.30pm at Blyther Bridge Village Hall.  District Councillors Flunder and Herdman along with Parish Councillors will be available to answer questions.

Diversion of Vehicular Traffic

STAFFORDSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (As Amended)

Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991



DIVERSION OF VEHICULAR TRAFFIC

NOTICE is hereby given that the Staffordshire County Council intend, not less than seven days from the date of this Notice, to make an Order the effect of which will be to prohibit any vehicle from proceeding in that length of  from a point approximately adjacent to No.1 Spring Gardens in a generally northerly direction for a distance of approximately 200 metres unless the vehicle is being used in connection with the works; or unless the vehicle requires access to premises on the length of road or is being used for police, fire brigade or ambulance purposes.

The preferred alternative route for traffic will be available via Dilhorne Road, New Road, Common Lane, A521 Cheadle Road and vice versa