Herald September 2023

Meetings-the next Parish Council meeting is to be held on- Thursday 7th September 2023– 7pm in the village hall. Minutes of the July meeting are available on the PC website.

During August the Parish Council does not have a meeting but carries out inspections of all the property to look at any expenditure that may be required.

The Allotments are full again but do contact the Clerk to be placed on the waiting list, it is first come first served. The Allotment year commences from 1st November so there may be some giving up at the end of Oct, so we can reallocate.

Just as a reminder please see the links to some of the services that can be reported to Dorset Council

Dorset Council home page: https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/home

or Call customer services on: 01305 221000  Opening times are Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5pm.
For out of hours emergencies call: 01305 221000 Email: customerservices@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk

Recycling and Bin collections: https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/bins-recycling-and-litter/bins-recycling-and-litter

Fly Tipping and public bins: https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/bins-recycling-and-litter/street-cleaning

Road issues: https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/roads-highways-maintenance/report-a-problem-on-the-road-or-pavement

Rights of way issues: https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/countryside-coast-parks/rights-of-way

Rights of map: https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/countryside-coast-parks/rights-of-way/rights-of-way-map-where-to-walk-ride-or-cycle


Your Parish Councillors

Cllr Trena Fox 01300 320714

Chair/ Allotment / Crisis Committee

Cllr Jeremy Edwards 01300 321393

Vice-Chair/ CLT/ Ancient Monuments/ Pump and Fire House/ Green at Harvey’s Close / bank signatory / Crisis committee

Cllr Sally Falkingham 01300 320969

Transport/DAPTC/Housing Homeless Forum/Dorset Deserves Better

Cllr Cherri Dyke 01300 320888

Play area, Car park at the Village Hall, crisis committee, Village Hall

Cllr Paul Valinski – via Clerk

Village hall and Youth and Community Centre

Cllr Diana Padfield – 01300 320269

Child Protection Officer/Dorset Deserves Better/PPG/Village events rep

Cllr Lawrie Goff 01300 321302

 Emergency and Flood/ bank signatory /Bus shelters/ Playing field/MUGA and Rock Pit Car Park

Please also see our noticeboard


Contact the Council

Clerk/RFO – Mrs Michele Harding, C/o West Elworth Farm, Portesham Weymouth, Dorset DT3 4HF.

Email clerk@maidennewton-pc.gov.uk   Tel: 07814 016971