Councillor’s Surgery

4th Saturday of each month - Norton Canes Library - 10:30am till 11:30am COUNTY COUNCILLOR FOR...

Parish Precept

Precept 2019-20 We are happy to report that there will be no rise in Council tax for Norton Canes...

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Annual Parish Assembly

The Annual Parish Assembly was held on the 4th April. At the meeting the Chairman presented grants to local community groups just a selection of photos from the meeting. The Vice Chairman of the Parish Council, Cllr.John Beddows also presented a new chain of Office...

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Parish Precept

Precept 2019-20 We are happy to report that there will be no rise in Council tax for Norton Canes residents for 2019-20 which equates to £39.15 for Band D property owners. The Precept for 2019-20 will remain at £85,800. [button...

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Community Speed Watch

A Community Speedwatch has now commenced in the village and three sessions have already taken place. We intend to do a monthly speedwatch sessions looking at different roads. From the sessions already undertaken on Brownhills Road, Walsall Road and Hednesford Road it...

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Christmas Lights

As previously reported the Parish Council have taken over the Christmas Lights for the village as from 2017 when, due to financial cuts within the District Council, they were no longer able to provide them.  We felt that it was important for the village to continue...

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Best Kept Village Competition

The Parish Council are again entering the Best Kept Village in 2019. The judging takes place during May and June and we are busy now planning our entry. This provides us with an opportunity to focus on the presentation of the village which we feel is important for...

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New Cemetery Facility

UPDATE: The provision of a new cemetery at St.James Church is still ongoing.  There are lots of issues to be resolved which has culminated in a delay in taking the project forward.  We will continue to update you in our quarterly newsletter and on the Parish Council...

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Festive Window Competition

Local shops and businesses got involved in our Festive Window Competition. The judging took place during December and the winners of the 2018 competition were: 1st Place - J D Nevells Sandra Hopkins being presented with her award by Chairman John Preece. 2nd Place -...

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Lengthsmans / Handyman

UPDATE: John Lee, who has lived in the village for 60 years, was appointed as Lengthsman on the 30th May. We look forward to working with John who we feel will be a great asset to the Council and has a passion to ensure that the presentation of the village is...

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Councillor’s Surgery

4th Saturday of each month - Norton Canes Library - 10:30am till 11:30am COUNTY COUNCILLOR FOR CANNOCK CHASE VILLAGES JOHNNY McMAHON Will be holding a Surgery on the fourth Saturday of each month From 10.30 to 11.30 a.m at Norton Canes Library, Burntwood Road, Norton...

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Garden Development on Norton Green Lane/Butts Close

Update: The land that the Parish Council now have under a Lease arrangement from the District Council on Norton Green Lane/Butts Lane, has been developed by the local brownie and rainbow group. They have transformed the garden area already and work will be ongoing. A...

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Community Litterpick

UPDATE: The Chairman of the Parish Council, Cllr. John Preece, is very keen to arrange regular litter picks to address the issues of litter/rubbish in the village.  Details of these litter picks will be on his Facebook page and on the Parish Council website. If you...

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Community Defibrillator

The Parish Council together with the One Stop Shop on Norton East Road and Moreton Bakewell as a representative from the Community Centre have raised funds for defibrillators to be located in the village. A donation was made Norton Canes have led the way within 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...

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Jubilee Gardens

The Parish Council have developed a piece of land in the centre of the village which has been called Jubilee Gardens.  This has transformed this area into a focal point of the village with shrubs and flowers together with benches where people can sit. This area also...

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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...

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Community Group Information

 NORTON CANES PARISH COUNCIL Community Group details Name of Group When they meet Contact Details 1ST Norton Canes Girls’ Brigade Trinity Methodist Church, Poplar Street,Norton Canes Thursdays during term time 6 – 7.30 p.m.(ages 4-10) 7.30 to 9 p.m. (ages 10+)...

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