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Easter Message and a Surprise

Easter brought a special message and a surprise bunch of daffodils to all households and a chocolate egg to all children in the parish – courtesy of Chapmanslade COVID Action Group.

Read about it HERE. 

Dedicated Coronavirus webpage

This website has a dedicated Coronavirus page where you’ll find information about the Chapmanslade Coronavirus Action Group (COV-AG) plus Community Notices from the Parish Council, Wiltshire Council and the Police.

COV-AG Launches ‘Church Porch Larder’

contact COV-AG at covag-help@cleyhillchurches.org

Council Elections Update

Town and Parish Council Elections will take place on Thursday 6 May  2021. CLICK the link to find the details: https://mailchi.mp/3acc874274d7/latest-news-and-advice-on-covid-544868?e=baed9b95ff
As of 10 April, 9 persons have registered to stand for the 7 seats on the parish council, therefore there will be an election. Click here to see the Draft list of candidates.
2 candidates are standing to be the Unitary Councillor covering Chapmanslade. See the candidates list here.
Virtual Parish Council Meetings

All PC Meetings will be ‘virtual’ until further notice.

See Agendas for joining instructions.

View Latest Agendas HERE

Request a Highways Improvement

Report local highways (roads, pavements and parking) issues/concerns using THIS FORM and email to the Parish Council clerk at: chapmansladepc@yahoo.co.uk or hand the form to any Parish Councillor or bring along to a Parish Council Meeting.

Notice: Wiltshire Housing Plan

Wiltshire Council announce the adoption of their Housing Site Allocation Plan. See the Adoption Statement HERE.

Two Green & Open Space Surveys

Wiltshire Council would like you to complete their survey on Green & Open Spaces.

About the Wiltshire Council Survey

Wiltshire Council’s Survey form (download)

Of equal importance, The Village Hall Committee want your views on improvements you’d like to see to the Chapmanslade Playing Field. Please complete the short online Playing Field Improvement Survey.

'Chapmanslade Chaps'

‘Chapmanslade Chaps’ is an informal ‘go-to’ group for getting things done in and around the village. Contact Nigel Brown at nigelbrown48@gmail.com for more info

Parish Council Advises Adjusted way of Working

The Parish Council successfully held their first virtual meeting on Thursday 28 May.

John Lewis, Vice Chair, says, “It is important that the business of our PC continues; especially with respect to decision making. Therefore the PC have set out how we will continue to work whilst incorporating the views of parishioners.” View the document issued by the Parish Council on 4 Apr 2020.

Link Scheme

Link provides a voluntary transport service to people who are in need, either because they are elderly, disabled, single parents or otherwise in need

Transport is provided for:

  • Medical Appointments
  • Shopping
  • Visiting relatives or friends in hospital or care homes
  • Attendance at Clubs or Day Centres
  • Shopping
  • Collecting Prescriptions

Click HERE for more information

Herbert Protocol Awareness

Do you know about the Herbert Protocol?   It’s a national scheme that encourages carers, family and friends to provide and put together useful information, which can then be used in the event of vulnerable person going missing.
Forms are also available online: https://www.wiltshire.police.uk/herbertprotocol

Chapmanslade Parish Plan Adopted

Following community consultation meetings the Parish Plan has formally been adopted by the Parish Council.

Nigel Brown, Steering Group chair,  says “The Parish Council and the community are determined not to let the Parish Plan sit on a shelf somewhere. It is a living document which has already resulted in many initiatives. Now we need more folks to get involved.”

Read more about the Parish Plan HERE