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KEMPSEY VILLAGE NEWS

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Kempsey Parish Council Annual Meeting

We are pleased to announce that this years Annual Meeting will be held on Monday 23rd May 2022 at Kempsey Community Centre, 7.00pm for 7.30pm start.
Please do attend and listen to our guest speakers, including a talk on a proposed Car-share scheme for Kempsey, a police report, and more information about our Queens Platinum Jubilee events.
For the agenda please click here.

 

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Forthcoming Parish Council Committee Meetings

Agendas available for viewing under; The Parish Council - Agendas -

 - Commons and Hams - 24th May 2022 - Agenda

 - Extra Ordinary Meeting (EOM) - 26th May 2022 - Agenda

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Forthcoming Road Closures Affecting Kempsey

20th May 2022

Access to the Ketch roundabout from the south along the A38 will be limited for 9 days during work to reconfigure the road layout leading up to the roundabout and the new bridge.
From 20th - 23 May the road will be closed completely.
From 23rd - 28th May it will have night time closures from 21.00 - 05.30hrs
To see fuller detail, please click here

 

6th June 2022

Roman Road from Brookend Lane to Bestmans Lane will be closed for 12 days whilst carriageway patching and resurfacing takes place.
To see fuller detail please click here

 

 

Interested in Becoming a St Richard's Hospice Shop Volunteer?

St Richard's are looking to increase their shop staff and have provided a poster to advertise this. Please click here to read the poster.

 

 

Maintenance Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (MCST)

Herefordshire and Worcestershire Age UK would like to promote their Maintenance Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (MCST). This is a weekly programme  that could help someone you know that is experiencing the onset symptoms of dementia. To see more about this please click here.

 

 

Interested in a Neighbourhood Watch in Kempsey?

MHDC is trying to start community Neighbourhood Watch Groups around their area. Attached here is a notice to test the potential interest of residents of Kempsey Parish. To read this and find out more, please click here.

 

 

Here 2 Help Initiative Worcestershire

The Here2Help Community Services Directory

In September 2021, Here2Help launched its Community Services Directory as part of its wider service to help residents search for a range of services and support offered by charities, community groups, businesses, public sector groups and other organisations in their local area and across the whole of Worcestershire.  These services include mental health and wellbeing, financial advice, assistance and supplies, volunteering opportunities, recreation activities and much more.

Since its launch in September, over 275 organisations have signed up to offer support and services to Worcestershire residents. The Here2Help team have also been out visiting various libraries in the County to talk to residents about the Here2Help Service and the Community Services Directory.

Do you know any local organisations that may be interested in registering their service on the Here2Help Community Services Directory? More information can be found by visiting  www.worcestershire.gov.uk/here2help

 

 

Adopt a Street Initiative. Latest Newsletter November 2021

This anti-litter scheme is going from strength to strength throughout Malvern Hills District Council area. To read their latest newsletter, please click here.

 

 

Police Rural Matters Newsletter Autumn 2021

West Mercia Police have just issued an Autumn 2021 newsletter featuring some very interesting facts and hints on a broad spectrum, including trailer and vehicle theft and catalytic converter theft. To view these reports please look under 'Local Police Contacts and Reports', or for the latest please click here.

 

 

Malvern Hills District Council - Parish News Update

MHDC provide a regular update of what is happening in the council and how things can affect parishes.

To sign up for a regular update, please use the following link:

www.malvernhills.gov.uk/emailalerts

We hope that you will find these useful.

 

 

 

 

 

09/21/20

Website Accessibility Statement

The Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) Accessibility Regulations 2018 requires public sector bodies, which includes local councils, to ensure reasonable adjustments are made to websites so they are accessible to people with various disabilities. These include:

Impaired vision

Motor difficulties

Cognitive impairments or learning disabilities

Deafness or impaired hearing

From 23 September 2020 all local council websites will have to comply with those regulations.

Kempsey Parish Council understands these requirements but must advise that this current website is not compliant with these regulations, and due to its age is unable to be so. We are currently working with a website design company to produce an up to date and fully compliant new website.

Should anyone have difficulty accessing our current website they should contact the Parish Office on 01905 828183 or by email at kempseyparishcouncil@gmail.com. Our staff will be able to help you with any information that you cannot access

 

 

 

 

 

 

Queens Platinum Jubilee

Latest News. 16th May 2022

Queen Elizabeth II will celebrate 70 years of reigning over us in June 2022.
Many wonderful events have been organised to enable Kempsey to mark and celebrate this occasion. For more information, please click here

 

 

Situations Vacant

PARISH COUNCILLOR POSITION

There are currently vacancies for two persons to be co-opted to join the Parish Council. Please click here to see the role description.
Details to apply can be seen by clicking here

For any further information please contact the Parish Office.

 

 

Neighbourhood Policing

Your Neighbourhood Policing Team's Newsletter and monthly crime reports can now be found under 'The Parish Council', 'Local Police Contacts and Reports'.

 

 

Malvern Hills D.C. Website

To read click here

 

 

On the Beat in South Worcestershire

A new quarterly update on your local policing matters has just been released and is available here. Click here to read

 

 

Kempsey round and about...

The Parish of Kempsey covers an area of 1307 hectares (3223 acres) - 5 square miles

There are now in excess of 1750 households and 4300 people living in the parish

Included in the parish are the settlements of Kerswell Green, Broomhall Cottages, Green Street, Stonehall Common, Clerkenleap, Baynhall and Napleton.

People have lived and worked in Kempsey for more than 3000 years

Kempsey Footpath Maps

Looking for local public footpaths.
For details click here.

 

For further information and a selection of local walks, please look at 'Living in the Community' and 'Attention Walkers'

October 2020 - Five new walks added.  Hope you enjoy.

Send us an enquiry/feedback

To contact us please click here