Gittisham Fruit and Flower Show 2021

Saturday 7th August 2021

Show opens 2.30 pm at the Village Hall

After the 2020 lockdown, the annual show is back.  We aim to encourage all of us to grow and make things for ourselves, our friends and our family, and to inspire us to be creative.

The show is open to all residents of Gittisham parish, which includes Gittisham Vale and the Hayne Farm estate.  We also welcome entries from those who no longer live in the parish, those who actively support the parish, and those with close links to the parish.h

The full schedule and information about what to grow and how and when to enter can be found here:

Little Book of Big Scams

This fraud prevention resource has been created to help raise awareness of the dangers of fraud and offer preventative measures to help keep everyone safe from the insidious creep we are seeing in financial crimes in recent years.

Statement of Persons Nominated – county councillor

East Devon District

Election of One County Councillor

The following is a statement of the persons nominated for election as a County  Councillor 

Feniton and Honiton Division

Name of  Candidate Home Address Description  (if any) Name of Proposer 
BONETTA Jake EEast Devon  DistrictLabour Party  CandidateBonetta Beverly J, Bonetta Peter E
CONNOR CathyMid Devon  DistrictLiberal  DemocratsBurgess William J, Jeffery Luke E
TWISS PhilSwallowcliff,  Beacon, Honiton,  EX14 4TTConservative  Party  CandidatePerryman Graham, Connett  Rosemary A

Dated Friday 9 April 2021

Mark R. Williams, Local Returning Officer

Printed and published by the Local Returning Officer, Blackdown House, Border Road, Honiton EX14 1EJ 

Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll – Police and Crime Commissioner

Election of a Police and Crime Commissioner

Devon and Cornwall Police Area
A poll will be held on Thursday 6 May 2021 between 7:00 am and 10:00 pm
The following people have been or stand nominated for election as a Police and Crime
Commissioner for the above police area. Those who no longer stand nominated are listed, but will have a comment in the right hand column [not shown here].

BLAKE Brian Samuel
(address in Newton and Yealmpton South Hams District Council; the candidate has requested not to have their home address made public)
Liberal Democrats


DERRICK Gareth Gwyn James
Yeo Farmhouse,
Ermington Road,
Ivybridge, Devon,
PL21 0LF
Labour Party


HERNANDEZ Alison
(address in Torbay; the candidate has requested not to have their home address made public) The Conservative Party Candidate


JACKSON Stuart Paul
(address in St.David’s Ward, Exeter; the candidate has requested not to have their home address made public)
Green Party Candidate

Dated Friday 9 April 2021

John Street, Police Area Returning Officer
Printed and published by the Police Area Returning Officer, Civic Centre, Paris Street, Exeter, EX1 1JN

Temporary road closure, Hayne Lane 24th Feb – 5th March 2021

ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984
SECTION 14
THE COUNTY OF DEVON (TEMPORARY RESTRICTION) (HAYNE LANE, GITTISHAM)
ORDER 2021
TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC & PARKING
NOTICE is hereby given that Devon County Council has made the above titled order.
From WEDNESDAY 24 FEBRUARY 2021
for a maximum of 18 months
Anticipated Finish FRIDAY 5 MARCH 2021
No person shall cause or permit any vehicle to proceed or wait on the sections of Affected
Roads.
Roads affected –
HAYNE LANE, GITTISHAM
The alternative, signed, route for vehicles will be via – HAYNE LANE, DEVONSHIRE
ROAD, HEATHPARK WAY, A375, BEECH WALK, HAYNE LANE AND VICE VERSA
This temporary restriction is considered necessary to enable –
DEVON HIGHWAYS – SURFACING AND ASSOCIATED WORKS
For additional information contact:
SKANSKA UK
Telephone: 0330 105 2676

Temporary road closure, Catshayes 9th Feb 2021

ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984
SECTION 14
THE COUNTY OF DEVON (TEMPORARY RESTRICTION) (LANE TO CATHAYES FARM,
GITTISHAM) NOTICE 2021
TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC
DEVON COUNTY COUNCIL hereby give NOTICE that:
On TUESDAY 9 FEBRUARY 2021
for a maximum of 5 days
Anticipated Finish TUESDAY 9 FEBRUARY 2021
Between the hours of 09:30 and 15:30
No person shall cause or permit any vehicle to proceed on the sections of Affected Roads.
Roads affected –
LANE TO CATHAYES FARM, GITTISHAM , PARSONAGE LANE – JUNCTION OF
ROAD PAST WESTGATE HILL
The alternative, signed, route for vehicles will be via – ROAD FROM MAIN ROAD TO
EVELEIGH FARM, ROAD FROM GITTISHAM CROSS TO BEECH WALK CROSS, ROAD
FROM BEECH WALK CROSS TO GITTISHAM HILL, ROAD PAST GITTISHAM HILL,
ROAD FROM CHINEWAY HEAD TO THE HARE AND HOUNDS, ROAD PAST
WESTGATE HILL AND VICE VERSA.
This temporary restriction is considered necessary to enable –
TO REPLACE BT POLES
For additional information contact:
USL-ON BEHALF OF OPENREACH
Telephone: 01884 763100

Roadworks, Hayne Lane Oct 2020

Embankment works on Hayne Lane will be taking place 12th October – 5th November 2020. Diversionary route will be in operation.

Parish council vacancy

NOTICE OF PARISH COUNCIL VACANCY

A vacancy has arisen on Gittisham Parish Council for a Parish Councillor (Village 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 23.59 on 25th October.

The clerk can be contacted on 01404 851442 or email clerk@gittisham.eastdevon.gov.uk

Applications will be considered by the parish council at its meeting on 4th November 2020.

The Clerk

17th September 2020

Gittisham play area – now open

The play area has reopened, with some guidance in place for safe use:

  • Only 1 family per item of equipment at a time
  • Use hand sanitiser before you enter to use the playground, and wash your hands after you have left
  • Maintain physical / social distancing at all times
  • Please do not use these facilities if you feel unwell or have Covid-19 symptoms
  • Please dispose of your rubbish in the bin provided or take it home with you
  • Please follow the latest government guidance regarding Covid-19 and group gatherings, and do not breach them in this facility.

Thank you for your cooperation.

Gittisham’s play area remains closed for now

The parish council is waiting for East Devon District Council to issue advice as to when and how it can open the play area safely.

When the parish council is able to reopen the play area, we will post information on this website   and on the council’s Twitter account @gittishampc