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Budock Parish Council

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Parish Council Website Update

Budock Parish Council is currently preparing for a new website. This should be happening within the next week and there may be some disruption to our site. We hope you will bear with us and that you find our new site easier to use.

Thank you, Tracy (Clerk)

29th October 2021

Budock Water Resurfacing Works - October 2021

A road closure will be in place at Budock Water from Monday 18th until Monday 25th October while resurfacing work takes place.

More details of resurfacing work (pdf)

Budock Village Litter Pick

Just to let everyone know the next Village Litter Pick will now be on Saturday 18 September. Subject, of course, to the weather which has not been too kind to us lately. Meeting at 2.00pm at the rear of Budock Village Hall as usual. Equipment will be provided. Just bring yourself along. We look forward to seeing you there.

Covid-19 Update September 2021

@cornwallcouncil  Cornwall is an Enhanced Response Area, so it's really important that we all take extra precautions to help stop the spread of Covid-19.  Get both vaccinations Get tested regularly Wear a face covering Meet outside where possible Wash your hands regularly

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14th September 2021

Neighbourhood Development Plan Referendum Result

Councillor Peter Grounds and myself attended the Princess Pavilion last evening as Counting Observers. We are pleased to be able to announce that the result was a 'yes' vote by an overwhelming majority.

There were 373 votes cast of these 337 voted 'yes', 35 voted ‘no’ and there was 1 void paper. That making 90.34% for 'yes', 9.38% for 'no' and the remaining 0.28% being the void vote.

There were 225 votes cast in Budock, 37 votes cast in Treverva and 111 postal votes. The total turnout was 23.9%.

I feel that this was an excellent result and our thanks go out to all of the Parishioners and Council members who put in massive efforts to produce this very valuable document.

Well done to all of you.

Phil Hart.
Chairman, Budock Parish Council.

Declaration of Result of Poll NDP (pdf)

20th August 2021

Notice of Referendum Budock Neighbourhood Plan

The proposed Budock Parish Neighbourhood Development Plan is now ready for the referendum and the Notice of Referendum can be viewed below. For more details, visit the Budock Parish Neighbourhood Plan website.

Budock Parish Neighbourhood Plan website

20th July 2021

Budock Water Speed Warning Sign

Vehicle activated speed warning signs have finally gone up in Budock Water. Follow the link below to download more details.

Download document (pdf)

20th July 2021

Budock Litter Pick 7th August 2021

Thanks once more to those eleven Councillors and Parishioners who joined together for our Village litter pick last Saturday, 10th July. It was a dull afternoon with rain being threatened by the dark clouds. Not dispirited we went walking the roads, collecting litter and making the village and cleaner and better place. If you would like to take part in the next event please be at the Village Hall car park for 2pm on Saturday 7 August. We look forward to seeing you there. Once again, thank you all for turning out. Phil Hart, Chairman, Budock Parish Council

20th July 2021

Co-Option of 3 Councillors

There are vacancies on Budock Parish Council for 3 co-opted Councillors, as provided for by Rule 8 of the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) Rules 1986. It is an unpaid position but allows an individual to get actively involved in maintaining and improving Parish life.   Are you eligible to apply?  You must be a Commonwealth / British citizen or Euro national and be 18 years of age or over.  In addition, one of the following must apply:   • Is registered as a l ...

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9th July 2021

Budock Community Award - Gaynor Field

Budock Parish Council many years ago instituted a Community Award scheme whereby any parishioner who has made a significant contribution to the community during the past year would be recognised for the efforts.  This year the very deserving person receiving the award was Gaynor Field the proprietor of Budock Water Village Stores. With help Gaynor not only runs the shop for six and a half days a week but she has been tirelessly delivering to those unable to leave their homes during these tr ...

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23rd June 2021

Budock Litter Pick 10th July 2021

A big thank you to all of those who turned up for our Village litter pick last Saturday, June 12th June. It was a beautiful afternoon to be out and about helping the environment, walking the roads, collecting litter and enjoying the company of others that we may not have seen for a long time. Everyone seemed keen to keep to this second Saturday monthly schedule. If you would like to take part in the next event, please be at the Village Hall car park for 2pm on Saturday 10 July. We look forward to seeing you there. Thank you once again. Phil Hart, Chairman, Budock Parish Council.

20th June 2021

Budock Litter Pick 12 June 2021

Last Saturday, 12 June 2021, residents and Councillors undertook their first litter pick in and around the village since before the Covid pandemic. At the May Parish Council meeting it was agreed to organise an event to tie in with the annual Keep Britain Tidy Great British Spring Clean. The proposed litter pick was advertised around the village and at 2.00pm there was an overwhelming response of a dozen or so volunteers ready to go out and ‘clean up’ the area. They were split up into teams ...

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12th June 2021

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Information from Budock Parish Council Working within guidelines from HM Government, we hope you will find the suggestions below helpful at this very difficult time:Wash your hands thoroughly with water and soap, rinse and dry well.Catch any coughs or sneezes in a tissue, and dispose of the tissue safely.Be prepared to self-isolate if you experience any symptoms of infection e.g. high temperature, constant coughing and shortness of breath.If you experience any of these symptoms, do not go to you ...

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15th April 2020

Parish Council Update

In view of the Coronavirus pandemic the Government has said that all Parish Council public meetings are to be cancelled for the foreseeable future.  We list below some points of contact/information that may be of some use.For those wishing to volunteer to assist in these difficult times – https://www.volunteercornwall.org.uk/coronavirus-updatesIn your travels around the Parish you may see a red item displayed in a house window. This is a sign that the occupant may require some form of ass ...

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15th April 2020

Info on the DC Alert System (PCSO Fuller)

DC Alert is a messaging system that we have recently brought out which helps us to keep in contact with members of the local community. All that people need to do is to go on to the DC Alert website and sign up for the service. Once signed up members will get messages from the Police regarding issues that are relevant to where they live and any interests that they have such as Boat Watch/ Neighbourhood Watch or if they are a business owner. We also use the DC Alert system to make the public awar ...

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DC Alert website

5th February 2018