We have been notified by Gloucestershire County Council that part of Aggs Hill from its junction with Harp Hill to its junction with Puckham Scrubs Lane will be temporarily closed from 27th January 2020. The reason for the closure is tree felling for public safety. A copy of the closure notice and map are attached.
Posted: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 08:53 by Joanna Noles
The Hedgehog Way project is working to raise awareness of hedgehogs, encouraging people to make their gardens more hedgehog friendly, but also to find out where hedgehogs are in Charlton Kings, which gardens they use and do we need to make more 'hedgehog highways' through gardens to allow them to move around better and find food and hibernation sites.
Garden surveys throughout Spring and Summer have... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 24 Jan 2020 12:35 by Joanna Noles
Dr Amanda Wragg has been appointed as the new Community Development Worker for Charlton Kings Health Connect, an innovative project which aims to improve the health and well-being of residents in Charlton Kings. The first phase of the Charlton Kings Health Connect project, will involve mapping current provision of recreational and community support services within the Parish and identify any gaps.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:15 by Joanna Noles
The attached public path diversion order was made on the 7th January 2020. The notice was advertised in the Gloucestershire Echo on Thursday 16th January and posted on site on the same day where it will remain for 28 days.
Any representations or objections should be sent in writing to the Principal Public Rights of Way Officer, Shire Hall, Westgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 2TG and should be received... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 12:30 by Joanna Noles
The police community bus will be in Church Piece on Friday 17th January from 10am until 3pm. Please feel free to come along and discuss any concerns you may have with our Police Community Support Officers.
Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 14:15 by Joanna Noles
"Drop in" session regarding the redevelopment of the Kings Hall - Saturday, 11th January 2020 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm
Charlton Kings Parish Council will be running a "drop in" session regarding our plans to improve the Kings Hall. It will take place from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm on Saturday, 11th January 2020 at the Stanton Hall. All members of the local community are warmly invited to attend to learn more about our plans and to let us have your input.
The "drop in" session will be preceded by a morning session, from 10.00... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Jan 2020 12:30 by Joanna Noles
A notice is attached from the Secretary of State for Justice, acting on an application from St Mary's Church, for closure of St Mary's Churchyard for new burials.
Any representation about the proposed closure should be sent to the Coroners and Burials Team, Ministry of Justice, 102 Petty France, London SW1H 9AH (quoting reference OPR/075/N) by 1st February 2020.
Posted: Thu, 09 Jan 2020 12:20 by Joanna Noles
This year we are asking the local residents to help decorate the Charlton Kings Christmas tree in Church Piece. As you will see from our picture, lots of lovely decorations have already been added to the tree but there is still room for more!
If you would like to add a decoration, you can just hang it on the tree yourself or you can drop it into the Parish Council Office on Church Piece or the Charlton... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Dec 2019 13:17 by Joanna Noles
The Charlton Kings residents turned out in force to this year's Christmas Fayre and Lights Switch On. Those who attended were treated to singing from the local school choirs, a range of festive stalls, dancing from the Coady Crew, funfair rides and Santa and his reindeer. We hope you all had an enjoyable time, kicking the festive season off in style. Please visit our Gallery page to see all the photos... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 13:41 by Joanna Noles
The Charlton Kings Christmas tree is now in place at Church Piece. It is looking lovely but needs a few decorations!
This year we are asking the residents of Charlton Kings to help decorate the Christmas Tree. You will be able to hang your decorations on the tree from Thursday, 5th December or you can drop them into the Parish Council Office on Church Piece or the Charlton Kings Library and we can hang... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 Dec 2019 12:46 by Joanna Noles