03 May, 2019

Notice of Uncontested Election

Uncategorized

Please find attached a notice from the Returning Officer for the election of Parish Councillors for Bentworth Parish Council.

01 May, 2019

Bentworth Parish Council Meeting – 7th May

Meetings Parish Council

NALC regulations stipulate that newly elected Councillors cannot be summoned to attend their first annual council meeting until they have taken office on the 6th May. This means that the first day on which they can be given notice to attend a meeting is the same day, ie the 6th. ...

Planning Applications

Parish Council Planning

We maintain a list of planning applications that have been submitted to the Parish Council by East Hants District Council (EHDC). The list will be updated upon receipt of an application from EHDC, and after each planning committee meeting. Please note that whilst we endeavour to maintain the accuracy of this list, the status or content of applications may change without notification to the Parish Council. In every case the EHDC record is the definitive record of the proposal. ...

16 April, 2019

Bentworth and Lasham Cricket Match – Monday 27th May

Cricket Club The Villager

We are pleased to confirm the annual village match between  Bentworth and Lasham will take place from 1pm on Monday 27th May. As always players of all ages and abilities and as many supporters as possible are welcomed for the T20 format. ...

16 April, 2019

Bentworth Parish Council Meeting – 2nd April 2019

Elections Parish Council

After several years of dedicated service to the Parish Council, Chairman David Hawes, Cllr Jenny Lewis, Cllr Paul Mellish and Cllr Abbie George have all decided not to stand in the upcoming May elections. On behalf of Bentworth Village I would like to thank all the Councillors for their commitment to the Parish over the years. For the interim period District Councillor Tony Costigan will take over as Chair. ...

16 April, 2019

Garden Notes

Garden Club The Villager

What a marvellous spring we have had. So warm I had some bluebells out at the end of March. Not everyone has room for a large shrub border, but there are so many small shrubs available that it is easy to fit one in. They are much less work that a conventional border. Something to plan for when you find the garden becoming a chore. ...

16 April, 2019

Farm Diary

Events The Villager

Last call for an opportunity to hear why farmers do what they do – still places available. As advertised in the last edition of the Villager we are inviting readers of the Villager on a first come basis to come on a visit to Hall Farm Grainstore, Holt Green to look at what, why and how we look after the land in the surrounding area. The visit will include a tractor trip in a seated and covered people trailer around some fields in mid spring growth to hear about the growing the crops, the countryside and hopefully see some wildlife with opportunities to ask questions. This visit will not be suitable for small children or dogs – I hope we can be quiet at times and see some wildlife and hear the birds. ...

16 April, 2019

Bentworth Garden Club Plant Sale

Events Garden Club The Villager

Bentworth Jubilee Hall, Saturday 11th May 2019 10am until noon. Free coffee and tea, and delicious cake. Come early, the plants sell out immediately! [Please note that this message is not posted on behalf of Bentworth Parish Council and does not necessarily reflect the Parish Council’s policy] ...