Author: Mark Hunter
Despite the delaying of all lockdown restrictions being lifted, we are happy to say that all events planned for the weekend of 26th / 27th June are able to go ahead as they all meet current Government guidelines.
Please see flyers, noticeboards and the document below for details of what is happening at the Church, the Star and Garter and how to enter the Medieval Scarecrow Competition. Lots of different... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 17 Jun 2021 09:34 by Mark Hunter
The Parish Council, the PCC of St John the Baptist Church and the Trustees of the Educational Foundation of Abigail Bailey and Ann Levett are delighted to advise their nomination of Adrian Dale has been successful, with the award of the British Empire Medal (BEM) in the HM The Queen Birthday Honours List 2021.
Cllr Andrew Seaman, Chair of the Parish Council, said
Adrian Dale has made a substantial contribution... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 22:30 by Mark Hunter
Cllr Andrew Seaman was elected as the Chair of the Parish Council for 2021-22, at the Annual Meeting in May.
Posted: Sun, 23 May 2021 14:03 by Mark Hunter
The rollout of the LED lighting in the parish continues, with the Zeta Specialist Lighting contractors, Webheath Services, working through the weekend, using their zero emissions electric MEWP.
All the lights in Chelston Rise have now been changed over.
Posted: Sun, 16 May 2021 17:55 by Mark Hunter
The results for the Higham Ferrers ward (that includes Chelveston parish) in the NNC election have been announced and the three councillors are:
Jennie Bone (Con)
Bert Jackson (Con)
Harriet Pentland (Con)
Posted: Fri, 07 May 2021 20:26 by Mark Hunter
The formal notice that the 7 nominated candidates are elected uncontested to the Parish Council.
Posted: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 23:20 by Mark Hunter
Our new noticeboard has arrived today, outside the Village Hall. Earth Anchors Ltd modified their design to fit the existing posts.
Parish notices on the left, public notices (no key required) on the right. Please use the magnets, not staple-guns on the metal backboard!
Posted: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 13:46 by Mark Hunter
A half-muffled bell was tolled 99 times at 12 noon at St John's on Saturday 10th April along with other churches and cathedrals across the country.
The church will be open especially from 10am-4pm on Sunday 11th April for prayers to be offered and candles lit in memory of Prince Philip. Some short prayers will be said at 3pm at St John's and at 3.30pm there will be an Online Service of Commemoration... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 10 Apr 2021 12:23 by Mark Hunter
As per the Covid precautions and guidance from Buckingham Palace, the Parish Council will not be providing a physical book for signing in the parish. Instead you are invited use the on-line book of condolence available at the official site https://www.royal.uk/condolence
Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 20:41 by Mark Hunter
The 7 persons validly nominated for the 7 seats on the Parish Council,
Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 15:34 by Mark Hunter