West Alvington Parish Council

Welcome to the Parish Council website

Click here for external commercial link to a Parish Map

< < < <    click on any of the sidebar links to go to the topic listed             

The Parish Council normally meets on the first Thursday of a month at 7.00 pm in the Village Hall. Except on election/special days when it meets the following week.

It also has special meetings - advertised here and on the Parish Notice Boards 
NB:  It does not have other than special meetings during August and December

              ALL ARE WELCOME - PLEASE DO COME TO A MEETING

There has been no election for Parish Councillors as nomination papers lodged numbered eight. We are permitted nine. There remains an opportunity for anyone who wishes to apply to be a Parish Councillor. Please contact our Clerk 


NEXT PARISH COUNCIL MEETING THURS APR 2nd 7.00pm

< < Click 'Meeting date / Agenda' (at LH side) for more details


ELECTIONS FOR European M.E.Ps are going to take place on Thursday 23 May 2019

Click for a copy of the official notice 

VOTE IN THE VILLAGE HALL between 7am and 10pm

 NB: If the UK leaves the EU beforehand we may not be involved!!

NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN 

OUR FIRST CONSULTATION PERIOD EXPIRED ON 9th MARCH
NB: The online questionnaire portal will remain available for a time
and even if late, we still want to hear from you!!

< < < < Click on Neighbourhood Plan for more detail


The SHDC Joint Local Plan is now in force 
< < < < Click SHDC Jnt Local Plan for links sent to us on 20 March 2019


IF YOU HAVE CONCERNS ON ANY PARISH MATTER YOU WOULD LIKE THE COUNCIL TO HELP WITH OR WOULD LIKE TO AIR PLEASE CONTACT OUR CLERK
(see below for contact details)

OR COME TO A PARISH COUNCIL MEETING

we will do our best to help you

NB: Points raised at a meeting, unless straightforward, could have to wait for full consideration at a following meeting with an advertised agenda 



WEST ALVINGTON TRAFFIC  2019
< < < < CLICK the link to go to our Traffic page
and read about our main road possibly ceasing to be a main traffic route
Includes photos of W.A. Academy children's posters. Do have a look!

DOG FOULING RIFE IN WOODHOUSE LANE
below Longfields

Dog owners PLEASE act responsibly. If you know anything which could assist the Parish Council to prevent this nastiness from happening please help by telling a Parish Councillor.

Parish Noticeboards

Noticeboards on which the Parish Council post notices are currently (a) At the junction of Lower Street and Townsend Road near the village hall (b) In Town Park near the car park entrance and (c) Outside the Ring O'Bells (with kind permission of the owners). The Tacketwood noticeboard is sadly no longer viable but we hope to remedy this and replace this soon.

Recent Website Updates

A Police page has been added
Keith Steer's colourful flower tubs - on Village Enhancements page
Also on the same page:  Tony Murdock's garden beside the footpath
And Leanne and Ben's garden gnome and toadstool hiding beside the main road
Clubs and Groups page - updates to details - including Horticultural Society photos
Traffic Page - photos of the children's traffic posters mounted in position in the village
Details of the May 2019 Parish Meeting and Parish Council Meeting - see Agenda page
Details of May 2019 European Elections - see above


NB: Our Parish Clerk holds a temporary appointment and has indicated a desire to retire. Applicants for the position are invited. Applicants will need to demonstrate that they possess suitable qualifications and experience.

For further info please contact our Clerk (details below) 


Your Parish Councillors

Cllr Gilly Rossetti (Chairman to 9th May)

Cllr Gill Green (Vice Chair to 9th May)

Cllr Graham Johns

Cllr Geoffrey Rossetti

Cllr Didi Alayli

Cllr Tony Head

Cllr Liz Chin

Cllr John Walster

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Parish Clerk

Mrs Joan Johns

The Old Coach House

Gerston

West Alvington

Kingsbridge

TQ7 3BA

email: westalvingtonpc@gmail.com

www.westalvingtonpc.co.uk

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Your District Councillors:

Cllr Judy Pearce

email
Cllr.pearce@southhams.gov.uk

Cllr Mark Long
use temporary email  
cllr.long@salcombetowncouncil.gov.uk
01548 843828    
07803 233029

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Your County Councillor

 Cllr Rufus Gilbert email rufus.gilbert@devon.gov.uk

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Member of Parliament

Sarah Wollaston email sarah.Wollaston.mp@parliament.uk