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13 excuses for not joining the Parish Council #2

13 excuses for not joining the PC #2: “It’s just a talking shop.” Have you ever been to a meeting? It’s not like in The Vicar of Dibley!

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Quiz night, Gittisham village hall 6 April 2019

Saturday 6th April, 7 for 7.30pm Teams of up to 6 – children welcome £6 adult £4 child Ploughman’s supper Bring your own drinks   BOOK YOUR TEAM by telephoning 01404 850793

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13 excuses for not joining the Parish Council #1

13 excuses for not joining the PC #1: “I’m too young.” If you’re 18 (the age limit dropped from 21 to 18 way back in 2007) you’re old enough

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Remembrance Sunday tea

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Cakes and Bakes 21st October

Please come along to the coffee morning in the village hall on Sunday 21st October, run by one of the village children to support Asthma UK.  Children from Feniton Primary School have been asked to raise money for a charity with which they have a personal connection, as part of their Torbay & Devon Civic [...]

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Gittisham on BBC Radio Devon 11th Sept 2018

Michael Chequer from BBC Radio Devon has featured Gittisham in his A-Z of the county.  It’s part of his new evening show on the station.  You can catch up with it here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06hyb8v and listen to residents Maggie and Pierre talk about life in the village.

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Plant Sale 8th September

Come and stock up on your plants at the sale on Saturday 8th September 10am-2pm.  Takes place at Bartlett’s Farm Shop where there will be refreshments and produce for sale as usual.  It’s all in aid of the Gittisham Vale and Heathfield defibrillator.

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Road closure 28th-31st Aug

Reminder that the road past The Forge will be closed for work by Western Power Distribution from 28th-31st August.  Diversion in place via Hayne Lane.

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Please slow down!

A parish councillor speaks: as we start the school summer holidays please could drivers slow down through the village. 20 IS PLENTY. The parish council has started to look into speed limits through the village, particularly with the increase in traffic from The Pig’s staff, clients and deliveries. We have asked The Pig to remind [...]

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Parish Council vacancy – Gittisham Vale

NOTICE OF PARISH COUNCIL VACANCY A vacancy has arisen on Gittisham Parish Council for a Parish Councillor (Vale ward).  The vacancy will be filled by co-option, rather than an election. Interested parties should contact the parish clerk for further information, and be prepared to submit a short paragraph on their suitability before 2nd April. The [...]

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