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Haydon Wick Heroes Award 2021 150 150 Johanna Edwards

Haydon Wick Heroes Award 2021

🏆 We finish our Annual Parish Meeting with an applause for our 2021 Haydon Wick Heroes! Congratulations and thank you to: 🥇 Chelle, our Fabulous Fundraiser 🥇 Dennis, Caitlyn and Ewan, our Young Achievers 🥇 Judith, our Volunteer of the Year Thank you to everyone who took part in our Haydon Wick civic award scheme…

Volunteer Thank You – Annual Parish Meeting Close, March 2021 150 150 Johanna Edwards

Volunteer Thank You – Annual Parish Meeting Close, March 2021

I hope you enjoyed this years virtual Annual Parish Meeting and we’ll remain hopeful that we’re able to welcome you back in to our Parish Office on Thames Avenue for the meeting next year. As I draw this Annual Parish Meeting to a close, I must mention the invaluable work of the team of volunteers…

Community Engagement Working Party Update – Annual Parish Meeting, March 2021 150 150 Johanna Edwards

Community Engagement Working Party Update – Annual Parish Meeting, March 2021

Hello, my name is Councillor Vinay Manro. I am the Vice Chair at Haydon Wick Parish Council, and lead on the Community Engagement Working Party. The working group is responsible for engaging with residents of the parish. Over the last 2 years the parish have been looking at ways to improve our engagement with residents.…

Play Area Working Party Update – Annual Parish Meeting, March 2021 1900 1200 Johanna Edwards

Play Area Working Party Update – Annual Parish Meeting, March 2021

Hello, I am Councillor Steve Heyes, the Vice-Chair of Amenities & Leisure and the Chair of the Play Area Working Party. During the 2020/2021 financial year the Play Area Working Party has ensured that all of the Council’s impressive 24 Play Areas have been regularly maintained with wear/tear repairs and vandalism fixed as quickly as…

Amenities and Leisure Committee Update – Annual Parish Meeting, March 2021 150 150 Johanna Edwards

Amenities and Leisure Committee Update – Annual Parish Meeting, March 2021

Hello, my name is Richard Hailstone, I am the Chairman of the Amenities & Leisure Committee of the Parish Council. I am pleased to report that despite the difficulties of the past year, with three lock downs due to the COVID emergency, the Council was able to maintain key services like grass cutting and bin…

Planning and Highways Committee Update – Annual Parish Meeting, March 2021 150 150 Johanna Edwards

Planning and Highways Committee Update – Annual Parish Meeting, March 2021

Introduction As with other parish council committees, Planning and Highways has been meeting using video conferencing. The number of plans received during lockdown has diminished significantly. The Planning and Highways Committee reviews plans which are submitted for projects within the parish. It is Swindon Borough Council who are the final decision makers unless an applicant…

Policy and Finance Committee Update – Annual Parish Meeting, March 2021 150 150 Johanna Edwards

Policy and Finance Committee Update – Annual Parish Meeting, March 2021

Policy and Finance Committee Update – Annual Parish Meeting, March 2021 Well, what a year.  This year of Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown has brought a lot of disruption and challenges.  As a Council, we didn’t really have policies and procedures in place to handle operating in a no-contact manner, so to enable the Council to…

Welcome to the Virtual Annual Parish Meeting 2021 150 150 Johanna Edwards

Welcome to the Virtual Annual Parish Meeting 2021

Annual Parish Meeting – March 2021 Welcome, ladies and gentlemen to this year’s Annual Parish Meeting. This will be the second Annual Parish Meeting that we have had to hold remotely – so we will do our best to capture everything that has been going on during the last 12 months, as well as what…

MAKE A CHANGE BECOME A COUNCILLOR #makeachange 150 150 Johanna Edwards

MAKE A CHANGE BECOME A COUNCILLOR #makeachange

Notice of elections has been confirmed. To find out what your next steps should be, download the Notice of Election – Parish Council, the Notice of Election – Borough Council or the PCC Notice of Election. For more guidance about how to do this please contact the Swindon Borough Council’s Elections Team. To find out…

The census is coming 1900 1200 Johanna Edwards

The census is coming

The census is coming. By taking part, you can help inform decisions on services that shape your community, such as healthcare, education and transport. The census is a unique survey that happens every 10 years. It gives us a snapshot of all the people and households in England and Wales – the most detailed information…

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