NOTICE OF VACANCY
IN THE OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
That due to the resignation of Alan Purdy, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council. If by 17 March, 2020 (14 days after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made to: The Returning Officer Electoral Services Room 1/104-115 County Hall Durham DH1 5UL by TEN electors for the said Parish (Ward), an election will be held to fill the said vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option. If an election is called, it will take place not later than 22 May, 2020. Dated 26 February, 2020
Clerk to the Parish Council Ouston
FORESEEABLE MEETING’S OF THE PARISH COUNCIL
Due to current Government Guidelines (Monday 23rd March) the Parish Council meetings are cancelled until further notice.
Please follow and respect the Government Guidelines as they are updated.
Any queries or concerns can be emailed to the Parish Council via the Clerk at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Clerk to the Parish Council
The new Parish Clerk Lisa Blondrage has been appointed on 1st May 2019
The Parish Council has entered Northumbria in Bloom the last 2 years having taken a break for some year. The Parish Council would like to encourage residents to participate in decisions about this competitions. We would like to set up a Residents committee to help organize planting etc. Are you interested – if so please contact the clerk. If you have experience of gardening please get in touch. We would very much like to improve on our Bronze Award for 2017.
The Parish Council has agreed to fund replacement of several benches in the village, removed by the County Council. It is anticipated the order will be placed in May 2013 and installation completed ready for the Summer weather.
Our Parish Website was originally launched on 17 January 2011, it has since been updated and all minutes and agenda are available for the public to see. If you have any problems accessing the information please contact the clerk to the Parish Council. We are continuously adding information but if you have any suggestion please contact the clerk.