Parish Council

18 March, 2019

EHDC Draft Local Plan

Neighbourhood Plan Parish Council

This communication is on behalf of Bentworth Parish Council and Bentworth Parish Neighbourhood Plan Steering Committee. It constitutes our collective response to the EHDC Draft Local Plan and accompanying documents, in particular the Interim Infrastructure Plan, the Interim Community Facilities Study and the Interim Settlement Policy Boundary Methodology. We welcome the opportunity to comment at this early stage in the consultation process. Our comments incorporate, where relevant, the views of the parishioners of Bentworth, whom we have been consulting in the preparation of a Neighbourhood Plan for the parish. We have put the completion of this Neighbourhood Plan on hold pending the outcome of your ongoing work on the new Draft Local Plan. ...

18 March, 2019


Parish Council

Bentworth Parish Council wish to employ someone to:- strim verges and clear grips as and when needed. mow the village green once every two weeks in the summer carry out other basic maintenance work around the village This would amount to approximately two days a month over the 6 month summer period. Hourly rate to be agreed on self-employed basis. ...

18 March, 2019

Bentworth Spring Litter Pick

Environment Parish Council

We will be holding a spring litter pick on Saturday 13th April. All are welcome to join in. We will meet on the village green at 10am and expect to be finished by 11 am. ...

07 March, 2019

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. ...

28 February, 2019

Bentworth Parish Council Meeting Agenda – 5th March 2019

Meetings Parish Council

There will be a meeting of Bentworth Parish Council at 7:30pm on 5th March 2019 in the Jubilee (School) Hall. The agenda is available to download.

26 February, 2019

Bentworth Parish Council Planning Meeting Minutes – 20th February 2019

Meetings Minutes Parish Council Planning

The minutes of the meeting of Bentworth Parish Council Planning Committee held on 20th February 2019 are available to download.

24 February, 2019

Village Green

Environment Parish Council

If you walk your dog across the Star/Village Green please, please pick up if your dog fouls the area. It is awful to find piles of dog muck scattered over the green. It is used both by children and adults as a recreation area and no one wants to walk or sit in an area that is so disgusting. It seems a fairly new occurrence so please let us go back to a village green that we can be proud of. Pick up after your dog and take it home – please don’t bag it and hang it in a hedge for someone else to clear up. Obviously this plea applies to all public green areas in the village ...

17 February, 2019

Bentworth Parish Neighbourhood Plan

Neighbourhood Plan

As part of the process of developing a new Local Plan, EHDC have published their proposals for revisions to the Settlement Policy Boundary (SPB) of Bentworth and also the results of their Call for Sites. Parishioners are encouraged to look at the draft Local Plan and in particular the proposed SPB changes, as residential development will not normally be permitted outside the SPB. Comments should be passed direct to EHDC, with copies please to the Neighbourhood Plan Steering Committee, so that we can take these into account when we submit our comments. The deadline for comments is 19th March 2019. ...

16 February, 2019

Bentworth Parish Council Planning Meeting Minutes – 11th January 2019

Meetings Minutes Parish Council Planning

The minutes from the meeting of Bentworth Parish Council Planning Committee, held on 11th January 2019, are available to download.