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Use of defibrillator funding for parish garden improvements

Thanks to residents’ generosity,  there remains a balance of £419 in the parish council’s account from the funds raised for the two defibrillators for the parish.  The parish council has been considering how best to use the excess, which it has been holding for three years, and would like to apply the monies to help

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Parish councillor election and nomination process

Your parish councillors’ terms of office will end in May 2019 when the local elections will be held. In readiness for the nomination process, please see the guidance Nomination and election process  

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Official opening event – Norwell Play Park – 10.30 am Tuesday 9 October 2018

Norwell Parish Council is celebrating the installation of its new play equipment, funded by WREN, with an official opening event at 10.30 am on Tuesday 9 October 2018. The event will be attended by children, staff and governors from Norwell CofE Primary School, county councillor Laughton, parish councillors and representatives of the local newspapers. All

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Conservation area – NSDC planning officers to attend parish meeting on Wednesday 26 September 2018

Conservation considerations have proven a matter of concern in the village in relation to a number of recent planning decisions. At our invitation, Newark & Sherwood District Council’s senior planning officer will be attending a public meeting at 7.00 pm on Wednesday 26 September 2018 with other members of his team to explain the conservation

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New play equipment installed

We are delighted that, thanks to the financial support of the Norwell Educational Foundation, WREN and councillor Laughton, the new play equipment has been installed and is open for use. A huge thank you to everyone who signed the petition and to all the children who submitted ideas and drawings. The WREN funding application would

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Parish gardens – Update

At our meeting on 28 March 2018 and in consultation with the Norwell Parish Council Gardens Committee representative, we set a schedule of works for the culverting of the dyke which runs through the site. We also decided that, in the interests of goodwill and recognition of the disturbance attributable to the previous and forthcoming dyke

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Thank you to the children at Norwell C of E school

We would like to thank the children at Norwell C of E School for their fantastic ideas and illustrations for the new play equipment in the village play area. We have no doubt that your support and enthusiasm was a key part of our success in securing funding for the new equipment from WREN. A

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New play equipment – Funding application – SUCCESS!

Our application to WREN for a grant to cover the cost of replacement play equipment has been approved. There are formalities to be completed but we hope that the equipment will be installed and ready to use by the end of June 2018 and ready for the summer. This will be fantastic for our younger

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New play equipment – Funding application submitted

We have submitted an application to WREN for funding for new toddler play equipment at the playing field. The new equipment will replace the old wooden equipment which we had to remove on safety grounds.

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