29 April, 2016Parish Council The Villager
It has been a quiet time as far as activities in respect of my Downland Ward responsibilities, of which Bentworth forms part of the picture. I have been concentrating on persuading the Parish Clerks to submit applications to use up the grant fund that is available to me. To this end the School and the Parish have benefitted from 20 new adult chairs which hopefully will be in use this evening. I have also assisted other Parish Councillors with different projects. The most prominent subject matter has been the involvement of the devolution bid that EHDC are involved with as we were founder members along with Solent, Havant, Southampton, Eastleigh and the Isle of Wight Councils. We were expecting the bid to be accepted during the last Budget speech. It was not included in the Chancellor’s Statement as it would appear that there were objections from a small number of Hampshire, Conservative MPs. Whilst this is disappointing, the topic remains intensely political. As such we expect to get the green light within the next few months. ...
14 April, 2016Meetings Minutes Parish Council
The minutes of the meeting of Bentworth Parish Council held on 5th April 2016 are available to download below.
01 April, 2016Elections Parish Council
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that Tony Costigan formerly a member of the Bentworth Parish Council has ceased to be a member thereof and that a casual vacancy exists in the office of councillor for the Parish. ...
10 March, 2016Meetings Minutes Parish Council
The minutes from the meeting of Bentworth Parish Council held on 1st March 2016 are available to download below.