Welcome to the official website of the Parish Council of Ashby
St Mary, Norfolk.
not only the records of the Parish Council's proceedings, but
also more information about Ashby St Mary including its features,
history and much more. The Council hopes visitors to this website
find it an interesting and informative experience.
Most documents accessed within this website open in .pdf format
which requires Adobe Reader. Click on the Adobe icon in the left
column to download Adobe Reader.
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LATEST PARISH COUNCIL NEWS
replaces the previous update of 27th April 2013 - to
view previous updates, see below)
UPDATED in this release:
- Latest Homewatch / Police alerts and Ashby website
update - see Ashby service on the Homewatch page
- Ashby Heating Oil Syndicate
- April rainfall statistics for Ashby St Mary
- Ashby St Mary & Thurton Village Hall Management
& Playing Field Committee Chairman's Annual
Report - see Handbook page.
- Reminders - Annual General Meeting details, Annual
Parish Meeting details, Thurton Autojumble, Craft
Fair with Classic Car Show on Sunday 26th May 2013
and Village Garage Sale on Sunday 14th July 2013
on the History page for ASHBY PAST and ASHBY CHURCH
have been added.
for the Churchyard and Ashby Parish Registers are
Parishioners in receipt of the Ashby
Update Service will receive a message when each
section goes 'live'.
Ashby Heating Oil Syndicate
Do you use Domestic Heating Oil? If so, why not
join the Ashby Heating Oil Syndicate?
It’s free to join and you could make significant
· Your parish council has set up
the Ashby Heating Oil Syndicate.
· It’s an alternative choice to the
current AF Affinity scheme the details of which
are already on this website.
· The Ashby Heating Oil Syndicate makes savings
for residents after compiling a bulk order.
· It works – the syndicate’s
last bulk order saved 2 – 4p per litre over
a typical 1000 litres amount.
· Join the growing number of residents who
have already benefited.
This is a free parish service.
· Like to know more? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
for a fact-sheet.
- This is an Ashby St Mary Parish Council initiative
for serving the local community.
- The Bramerton Group Of Churches Quiz Night took
place on Saturday 11th May. Of 15 teams that took
part, four represented Ashby St Mary
which clearly helped as one of their teams were
- The Sausage and Mash night held on Saturday 27th
April in aid of the improved facilities at Ashby
Church was very popular and raised over
£300. Thanks to everyone who supported the
evening and to hosts, Roy and Margaret.
is being held
on Thursday 23rd May at the Ashby & Thurton
at 7.00 p.m
1. Appointment of Chairman – Acceptance of
Appointment of Vice-Chairman - Acceptance of Offer
4. Declaration of Interest
5. Minutes of the meeting held on 21 March 2013
6. Matters Arising
7. Finance – tabled separately
a. Asset Register
8. Planning Applications – tabled separately
9. Date of next meeting 4 July 2013
Clerk - Date 24th April 2013
Annual Parish Meeting
is being held
on Thursday 23rd May 2013 at the Ashby & Thurton
at 7.45 p.m. immedisately following the Parish Council's
Annual General Meeting which commences at 7 p.m.
2. Minutes of the Annual Parish Meeting held on
26 April 2012
3. Chairman’s report
4. Financial report
5. Local Development Framework
a. The Parish Council’s
b. An Update
6. Parish Council Website
7. Neighbourhood Security / Ashby Update Service
8. Police report
9. Bulk Buying Oil Scheme
10. County Councillor’s report
11. District Councillor’s report
12. Ashby and Thurton Playing Field Committee report
13. Village Organisation Reports
14. Any other business
The Press and Public are warmly invited to attend
Clerk - Date 24th April 2013
Parish Office: 5 Cedar Drive, Loddon, Norwich, Norfolk
NR14 6LE Tel 07580 796044
(All Council Meeting Minutes are available to be
accessed from the Management page. The Correspondence,
Accounts and Planning list for this meeting can
be found in the appropriate section on the Management
page. All Council Meeting Minutes can be inspected
at any reasonable time by appointment with the Clerk.)
Sunday 26th May 2013 - Thurton
Autojumble, Craft Fair with Classic Car Show
Held at Ashby & Thurton Village Hall,
Ashby Road, Thurton Norwich, NR14 6AX
open to public 9 a.m. Entry per person £2,
Details from Keith on 01508 480036 or email@example.com
See website at www.thurtonautojumble.co.uk
saw over 40 autojumble stands, over 30 craft fair
stalls and over 70 classic vehicles on display.
This year's event is expected to be bigger and better.
Sunday 14th July 2013 - Village Garage Sale - 11
a.m. to 4 p.m.
Do you need to de-clutter? To empty your loft or
garage? Why not take part in this village sale?
There will be a route map handed out to the public
showing participating households, parking and refreshment
areas. There's a fixed charge each participating
household which will be used for Ashby Church funds
- all other money you take is yours.
For more details contact Margaret on 480533 or Eve
SOUTH NORFOLK LOCAL PLAN - Amendments affecting
Ashby St Mary
Parish Council is pleased to report that the proposed
development at Mill Common is to be reconsidered
during a further consultation period with the possibility
it will be deleted from the preferred options and
excluded from the development boundary. The consultation
period ends on 22nd May with a decision being expected
A letter issued to 'consultees' in Ashby was received
from South Norfolk DC in March and can be read HERE.
The Preferred Options document referred
to above can be found