Tag: Chandlers Ford Parish Council

New Fryern Pavillion plans on show Friday

Chandler’s Ford Parish Council is looking forward to taking ownership of the Fryern Pavilion and Recreation Ground from Eastleigh Borough Council on 1 April 2014, subject to the successful conclusion of the transfer of these assets. The Parish Council believes that the Fryern Recreation Ground has the potential to be the heart of the community…

Fireworks at Parish Council meeting

There were fireworks at Monday night’s meeting of the Chandler’s Ford Parish Council (November 5) after Councillor David Pragnell refused to apologise to the council auditor. At a previous meeting of the Parish Council Cllr Pragnell had been referred to the Standards Monitoring Officer over an article he had published in a newsletter entitled: “Auditor…

Lib Dem’s stay-away Councillors

Liberal Democrat Councillors have failed to show up for Chandler’s Ford Parish Council Meeting for the second time this year. Out of 18 Parish Councillors, nine of the eleven ruling Conservatives turned up but all seven members of the opposition –  six members of the Lib Dem group and the single Labour member – stayed…

Local Lib Dems to face watchdog over ‘focus’ article

Chandler’s Ford Parish Council are asking the local standards watchdog to investigate one of  their  own Councillors and the Deputy Leader of Eastleigh Borough Council over an article in the Lib Dem ‘Focus’ newsletter which claimed the Parish Council’s auditor backed the Lib Dems. At a meeting of the Parish Council on Thursday, members also…

Chandlers Ford Parish Council reject Local Plan

  Chandler’s Ford Parish Council has voted to reject Eastleigh Borough Council’s proposals to build 1,300 houses at Stoneham Park and to develop land next to ASDA for employment but has supported a proposal to develop land South of Allbrook Way. This followed a presentation to the Parish Council given by an Eastleigh Borough planning…

Lib Dem group ‘no show’ at Parish Council

The entire group of  Chandlers Ford’s  Liberal Democrat parish councillors failed to take part in discussions regarding the re-siting of the Council dump after all six members of the group  were a ‘no –show’ at Tuesday night’s Parish Council meeting. The Lib Dems -who campaign on a promise that they will ‘speak out’ and ‘stick…

Parish Council calls for volunteers

Chandler’s Ford Parish Council wishes to hear from residents who are willing to volunteer some spare time to act as Tree Wardens, Footpath Wardens or Environmental Wardens. Guidance will be given as to the key responsibilities of the volunteers. As part of the localism agenda residents can be the catalysts for change and the Parish…

Fryern pupils start celebrations with a song

Chandler’s Ford has made a tuneful start to their Queens Diamond Jubilee celebrations today as pupils from Fryern Hill infant and junior schools welcomed the Queens representative Dame Mary Fagan DCVO JP with a specially written song to celebrate the Queen’s long reign. Dame Mary, the Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire and Britain’s most senior Lord Lieutenant…

Chandler’s Ford to kick off Jubilee Celebrations

Dame Mary Fagan Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire to start the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations in Chandler’s Ford Chandler’s Ford Parish Council will mark the opening of its celebrations to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of her Majesty the Queen in style this week when the Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire, Dame Mary Fagan visits the Parish at…

Help Chandlers Ford Bloom in 2012

Chandler’s Ford Parish Council is calling on all green fingered residents to help transform the parish into a floral feast for the eyes. The Council has announced it intends to enter Chandler’s Ford for “Britain in Bloom in 2012” The Parish Council is seeking identify all interested parties who would like to assist in the…

Chandler’s Ford Parish Council takes Planning Role

At a special meeting of Chandler’s Ford’s Parish Council, Councillors decided to take the opportunity presented to Parish Councils by the Government’s recently enacted Localism Act and take on the responsibility of determining where new housing developments would be located in the Chandler’s Ford Parish area. Until now identifying sites for housing in Chandler’s Ford…