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Parish Assembly

The Parish Council held their Parish Assembly on 20th April 2015 at the Library Norton Canes. Many community groups either attended the meeting or sent a report to say how they have used the funding that the Parish Council had presented to them. The Chairman of the Parish Council in his report referred to the ...

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Peer Challenge Meeting

Following the abolition of the Audit Commission and its inspection regime, Local Authorities were encouraged to participate in a self assessment process to measure progress against Strategic Direction, Councils Draft Recovery Plan and other policies within the Council. Cannock Chase District Council organised a Peer Review with partner agencies, stakeholders and ...

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Library

Norton Canes library and Community Hub has been funded by the Big lottery Community Libraries fund. The building re-opened to the public on Monday September 28 after it closed on December 30 last year, to make way for a brand new million pound library and community hub. Services within the new library ...

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Policing matters

Parish Clerks attending a quarterly meeting with the Chief Executive Stephen Brown of Cannock Chase District Council when local issues relating to Parishes were discussed. Also in attendance was Matthew Ellis, Police Crime Commissioner for Staffordshire who discussed local policing matters.  Should anyone have any questions, comments or issues about crime and policing in our village ...

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Free Judo sessions

Free Judo sessions @ Norton Canes Judo Club for boys and girls aged between 11 and 17 year olds during the school summer holiday. Launched by the office of the Police and Crime Commissioner Staffordshire we are running free Judo sessions through:  the Staffordshire Police Activity and Community Enterprise (space) scheme. Every ...

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Community Defibrillator

Norton Canes has become one of the communities within Cannock Chase leading the way on community defibrillators. One has been installed at the Community Centre which was supported by local fundraising and a contribution from the Community Association. This makes a total of 5 defibrillators now in the village. The ...

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Chairman's Civic Service

The Chairman of the Parish Council, Cllr.John Preece, held his Civic Service on Sunday 18th September. A service was held at Trinity Methodist Church with refreshments at the Community Centre after. The event was attended by the Chairman Cllr Mrs.Z.Stretton and Leader Mr.G.Adamson of Cannock Chase District Council, together with the Chairman ...

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Neighbourhood team

The Norton Canes neighbourhood team include police sergeants, constables, police community support officers (PCSOs) and special constables, who work closely with local authority colleagues to make your community an even safer place to live.   It's easy to keep in touch with your local beat bobby or PCSO via their digital Airwave ...

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Forensic marking for village

The Parish Council are taking forward an initiative for giving residents the opportunity to have their personal belongings in their home forensically marked.  This is an Project in liaison with the County Council to offer this facility to those residents who have been affected by burglaries in the past and ...

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Community Speedwatch Initiative

The Parish Council, in partnership with the police are promoting a Community Speedwatch initiative in the village. We now have 3 volunteers but are looking for a few more volunteers to come forward to enable the training to commence and get the project up and running. If you are interested in volunteering ...

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Norton Canes High School

Norton Canes high school is virtually unique, being one of the few small secondary schools to be built in Staffordshire.  Our reputation for being at the heart of the local community is long-standing and we have now gained recognition for academic excellence, being in the top 20 schools nationally for ...

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Meeting Dates

NORTON CANES PARISH COUNCIL MEETING DATES FOR 2017-18 2017 Thursday 6th April Annual Parish Assembly at Norton Canes Library, Burntwood Road, Norton Canes commencing at 7 p.m. Wednesday 19th April Wednesday 17th May (Annual General Meeting) Wednesday 21st June Wednesday 19th July No meeting in August as Summer Recess Wednesday 20th September Wednesday 18th October Wednesday 15th November Wednesday 20th December 2018 Wednesday...

Councillors’ Surgery

1st Saturday of each month – Norton Canes Library – 10am till 11am Please feel free to drop in and see your councillors. You can also contact them on their telephone numbers at any...

Street Trading Policy

Click here to view or download the Street Trading Policy for Cannock Chase District Council.

Potholes

The Parish Council are aware of the frustration of residents with regard to the significant number of potholes that are in the village and which appear to not to be addressed. The Parish Council have been liaising with County Councillor Mrs.D.Todd about the problem and have a good working relationship with the Highways Team who meet regularly to discuss local issues and potholes is always top of the agenda. County Cllr...

Have Your Say

LOCAL PLAN PART (2) Cannock Chase District Council needs your help in deciding where different types of development should go to meet our District needs right now and in the future. The Local Plan Part (2) is a technical document which sets our policies on how much development both housing and business is to take place over the next 15-20 years and where it should happen. There is a plan for Norton Canes with showing...

Lantern Parade

This year’s Lantern Parade took place on the 4th December. It was well attended with about 150 people entering the parade. The children from local primary schools, scouts and brownie groups all made lanterns. Thanks to the Cannock Chase Drum Core and the Community First Responders who helped support the...

Festive Window Competition

The Festive Window Competition took place in December the results of which are as follows: 1st Place     Norton Canes Library 2nd Place    Sprinkles 3rd Place    CK Hairdressers. Thanks to all who entered the competition. Below: The Chairman of the Council Cllr.John Preece presenting the 1st place award to Norton Canes Library and presenting the 2nd place award to Sprinkles. These were presented at the Parish Council...