Entries by Angela Barnes

IBA Decision Made!

At their meeting on 1st November 2016 the County Council’s Planning Committee turned down the application to construct and operate an incinerator bottom ash (IBA) recycling facility accepting 120,000 tonnes pa along with ancillary / welfare facilities and operation of mobile equipment at Sandy Lane Quarry, Wildmoor. Their reasons for refusal were: The proposal is […]

IBA Decision Time! Tuesday 1st November at County Hall

The County Council’s Planning and Regulatory committee will be meeting on Tuesday 1st November to consider the application submitted by Ballast Phoenix to operate an Incinerator Bottom Ash recycling facility at the Veolia site on Sandy Lane (quarry near to StoneyBridge island).  Along with many others Bournheath PC has campaigned against this application on the […]

Extraordinary meeting called for 1st September

The Parish Council will meet for an unscheduled meeting on Thursday 1st September to discuss comments to two recently notified planning applications.  The applications are: ref. no 16/0751: The conversion of redundant stables to dwelling at 23 Mount Road ref. no 16/0593: Proposed stables and change of use of land to equestrian at Valley Lodge, […]

Audit completed

The annual audit of the parish council’s financial affairs for the 2015/16 financial year has been completed by Grant Thornton.  The completion notice is attached here along with a copy of the Annual Return. BPC NOTICE OF CONCLUSION OF AUDIT 2015-16 BPC Annual Return 2015-16 audited  

Cllr Brian Lodge

The death has been announced of Brian Lodge.  Brian was a member of the very first meeting of Bournheath Parish Council on 13th May 1993 and has continuously served the community as a parish councillor for the last twenty-three years.  Brian’s wealth of experience and good humour will be missed by all.

Quality Award presented at Annual Meeting

John Duddington, the chairman of the Worcestershire accreditation panel for the Local Council Award Scheme, attended the Bournheath Parish Annual meeting on Wednesday 25th May where he presented the Quality certificate to the council’s Chairman, Cllr Karen May. He congratulated the parish council on achieving the Quality Award which recognises that Bournheath parish council meets the […]

Incinerator Bottom Ash plans for Veolia site, Sandy Lane

Bournheath Parish Council will be objecting to the plans to install a facility to construct and operate an Incinerator Bottom Ash recycling facility accepting 120,000 tonnes pa along with ancillary / welfare facilities and operation of mobile equipment on site at Sandy Lane quarry, Fairfield B61 0QT. Worcestershire County Council will be deciding whether to […]

New councillor co-opted

At the parish council meeting held on 26th April members unanimously agreed to co-opt Bournheath resident Jayne Warwood to fill the vacancy created when John Cross resigned earlier in the year.  The Parish Council is grateful to John for his contributions since May 2015 and welcomes Jayne to the authority.