A vacancy exists for a Councillor for the Upper Dean Ward of the Parish of Dean and Shelton.

The Parish Council are currently looking to co-opt a resident for this position.

The work of the Parish Council is vital to give our community a voice, to deliver services and in aspiring to make the lives of people in the Parish better.

The responsibilities of a Parish Councillor are not onerous but do require attendance at the Parish Council meetings (about ten per year) usually held at the Dalton Hall. Background reading and occasional assistance in community projects also features. Full training is, of course, available for this important role.

Are you interested in the needs of the community; willing to take part in debates and comment on proposals and prepared to spare a small amount of your time each month on behalf of yourself, your family and neighbours and the Parish?

To find out more about the Duties & Responsibilities of a Parish Councillor see the Parish Council website.

To apply for co-option or for other information please contact the Clerk, Ron Grasmeder.

E-mail: Telephone: 07778 554504.

Applicants must be 18 or over and meet other criteria.

Closing date for applications is midnight 29 August 2018

07:53, 12 Jul 2018 by Ronald Grasmeder
Proposed Temporary Road Closure - Brook Lane, Upper Dean.

Details: Brook Lane, Upper Dean.
Length Affected: From Mill Cottage to Shay Lane.

For further information please contact James Hatt of Bedford Borough Council, Tel: 01234 276376.

Reason: To facilitate drainage and highway repairs.

Dates: This temporary road closure is anticipated to be in operation between 9:00am and 3:30pm on up to 3 days from Monday 16th July 2018 to Wednesday 18th July 2018 inclusive - Specific dates will be advertised locally closer to the time - Where possible access will be maintained to property and premises but may be restricted from time to time according to local signage.

Signed Alternative Routes: Proceed in a southerly direction along Brook Lane to High Street. Turn left and continue to Shay Lane. Turn left and continue to site, and vice versa.

Jason Holdsworth.
Highways Technician (Temporary Traffic Management).
Highways & Direct Works,
Bedford Borough Council,
Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street,
Bedford, MK42 9AP.
16:11, 22 Jun 2018 by Ronald Grasmeder

Following the resignation of Louise Jones there is now a vacancy on the Parish Council.

To see the official Notice please click HERE

16:42, 01 Jun 2018 by Ronald Grasmeder