Parish Council

Tree Lighting

Kirton & Falkenham Parish Council Invite You to The
Tree Lighting Ceremony & Carols With a Musical Accompaniment
On Friday 2nd December 2016
At 6.00PM on the Village Green

FREE refreshments!!

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Have your say on Housing Options in Kirton and Falkenham

Have your say on Housing Options in Kirton and Falkenham
Responding Directly to SCDC
•       Online
using the online consultation system;
•       Email to
suffolkcoastallocalplan@eastsuffolk.gov.uk.
•       By letter – addressed to Planning Policy and Delivery Team, Council Offices, Melton Hill, Woodbridge IP12 1AU
•       Contacting SCDC:  Felixstowe Area Action Plan - 01394 444558 (Mark Edgerley)
The meeting held on Tuesday 27th Jan to discuss the SCDC plan was attended by 150 villagers.  Parish Council proposed response will be published here.  Thank you all for your feedback.
See  
http://www.suffolkcoastal.gov.uk/yourdistrict/planning/review/issuesandoptions/

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New housing proposals for Kirton

Kirton & Falkenham Village Meeting
7:30pm Tuesday 27 January, Kirton Church Hall
All dwelling should already have received notification of this meeting.
Concerns proposals for sites in Bucklesham Road (north end), Church Lane, B&M site and Falkenham Road adjacent to Village Hall.
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Emergency planning on the A14 in general, and closures of the Orwell Bridge

At the Parish Council Meeting on Monday 25th November we have set up a presentation by representatives of SCC and the HA primarily to address issues around emergency planning on the A14 in general, and closures of the Orwell Bridge, in particular. The Officers attending are Peter Grimm (Strategic Traffic Manager SCC), Andy Osman (Head of Emergency Planning SCC), Nigel Allsop (emergency Planning HA)   7.30 Pavillion, Kirton Recreation Ground.  Details http://kirtonfalkenham.onesuffolk.net
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Parish Annual Meeting 15 April

Advance Notice 
Recreation Ground 15th April 7.30 
We are fortunate to live close to the beautiful river Deben.  However, flood defences are very much a topical discussion point at the moment and the Deben Estuary Partnership are right at the heart of the debate. So if you'd like to hear about their proposals, together with an update on other projects such as salt marsh restoration, bank cutting and other reconditioning work, please join us at the ANNUAL PARISH MEETING on 15th APRIL at 7.30pm in the Recreation Ground Pavilion, when Christine Block, Chair of the Deben Estuary Partnership, will be the guest speaker.  As usual there will be light refreshments available after the meeting for all those able to attend. Read More...

PC agenda for 18 March now available

Download from http://kirtonfalkenham.onesuffolk.net/assets/Minutes/March-agenda.pdf Read More...

Parish Council web site now live

The Parish Council web site http://kirtonfalkenham.onesuffolk.net/ is now live and should be used for the latest Council information. Read More...

PC Agenda for 5 Feb now available

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Sizewell C Consultation

Dear [Parish] Clerks,

Dr Coffey invites you, your council, and residents to an informal community meeting to discuss the Sizewell C Consultation on Saturday, 26th January at 10am at the Orwell Crossing  Lorry Park.

Kind regards,

Patricia Mulcahy

Constituency Assistant to
Dr Therese Coffey MP, Suffolk Coastal
National Hall, Sun Lane, Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 1EG
01394 610045
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New Parish Council Website

The Parish Council are developing their own website. Read More...

Parish Council and Planning Committee

PARISH of KIRTON & FALKENHAM

Dear Sir/Madam,
NOTICE OF MEETING

I HEREBY GIVE YOU NOTICE that a meeting of the Parish Council of the above Parish will be held at:
THE RECREATION GROUND PAVILION

on Monday the 26th day of November 2012 at 7.30 p.m
Signed Colin Shaw
Clerk

I HEREBY GIVE YOU NOTICE that a Meeting of the Parish Council Planning Committee of the above Parish will be held at: 6.50 pm prior to the Parish Council Meeting on Monday the 26th day of November 2012 in the
RECREATION GROUND PAVILION
Signed C A Shaw Clerk
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Parish Council Newsletter Spring 2012

There is a copy available here and in the Download area. Read More...

Trimley Development: Innocence Farm

A pamphlet has been produced by the elected Parish Councils of Bucklesham, Kirton & Falkenham, Levington and Stratton Hall, and Trimley St. Mary, which are working together to protect the remaining land of the peninsula from excessive development.
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On the Buses

There is a vacancy for a “bus person” at the Kirton & Falkenham Parish Council.

The roll of the PTLO (Public Transport Liaison Officer) for Kirton and Falkenham is to deal with any queries or complaints from residents and inform them of any changes made to the bus services though the village.

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Better Broadband

The public consultation period for Suffolk Better Broadband Programme is open from now until 31st March 2012.  Full details of the programme,  under which the government will provide additional funding to improve high speed and superfast broadband coverage in Suffolk is at  www.suffolk.gov.uk/broadband.  All residents of Suffolk are encouraged to respond to the questionnaire on this website and Kirton and Falkenham Parish Council will be producing a response to the consultation in relation to this parish.  If you live in the parish and would like your views to be taken into account in this response please email the parish clerk, Colin Shaw before 25th March.  Your personal information will be treated in confidence.  Alternatively you can also respond directly to Sufflok County Council.  Details on how to do this are on the website.above. Read More...

Temporary closure of Footpath 17, Kirton

Suffolk County Council proposes to close footpath 17, Kirton for its entire length, approximately 100m either side of Kirton Sluice, to enable urgent repairs to the Sluice flap gate. There is no suitable alternative route. The closure will operate between 24 February 2012 and 6 April 2012, but if necessary may remain in force for six months (or longer if extended by the Minister).
 
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Parish Council Agenda 6 February 2012

PARISH of KIRTON & FALKENHAM

NOTICE OF MEETING

I HEREBY GIVE YOU NOTICE that a meeting of the Parish Council of the above Parish will be held at:
THE RECREATION GROUND PAVILION

on Monday the 6th day of February 2012 at 7.30 p.m

Signed…Colin Shaw...... Clerk

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Parish Council Agenda

A meeting of the Parish Council of the above Parish will be held at:
THE RECREATION GROUND PAVILION
on Monday the 28th day of November 2011 at 7.30 p.m

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Parish Council meeting

NOTICE OF MEETING

I HEREBY GIVE YOU NOTICE that a meeting of the Parish Council of the above Parish will be held at:
THE RECREATION GROUND PAVILION

on Monday the 24th day of October 2011 at 7.30 p.m
Signed…C A Shaw, Clerk

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East Anglia One: Offshore Wind Farm - Transmission Works

In connection with the proposed North Sea offshore wind farm, an option for the onshore  transmission lines, is to cross the Falkenham Marshes. A representative of ScottishPower Renewables Offshore will be attending the next Parish Council meeting on 12th September to make a presentation on the proposals, to which all Parishioners are invited.
PUT THIS IN YOUR DIARY, COME ALONG AND PUT YOUR QUESTIONS.  IT WILL BE TOO LATE AFTER IT HAPPENS! 
Colin Shaw, Clerk   
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Vacancy for Parish Councillor

PARISH COUNCIL OF KIRTON & FALKENHAM
A VACANY still exists for a
PARISH COUNCILLOR
to represent
KIRTON by CO-OPTION

It is open to any ANYONE on the ELECTORAL REGISTER
or has a BUSINESS IN THE VILLAGE

For more information please contact the CLERK on 01394 448 783
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