NEWS, NOTICES AND EVENTS (also see Facebook feed below)

NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF PARISH COUNCILLOR REX SYMONS (please click here)

NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF PARISH COUNCILLOR JANE BURTON (please click here)

Following the resignations of Councillors Purnell, Symons and Burton, North Nibley Parish Council currently has THREE live vacancies. See above links for formal notices.  The Vacancy for the position previously held by David Purnell has now passed the deadline to be filled by election, with no request to SDC made and therefore is open for co-option.  The deadline for request of election for both other vacancies is no later than the 28th July 2022. 

More details on becoming a councillor can be found at the bottom of the Council Information page on this site, we strongly recommend having a chat with one of our councillors so that they can tell you how great it is to be a councillor. 

Alternatively, you can download our helpful "All you need to know about Co-Option" pack via zip file here, or MS One Drive Link here

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Notice of Next  General Meeting - Please see "Agendas and Minutes" tab for all scheduled meeting dates.  The meetings are held in North Nibley Village Hall and commence at 7:15 (unless otherwise stated). If you would like to discuss any of the items or raise a matter of your own but would prefer not to attend in person for the safety of yourselves and others, then please email your comments in advance to clerk@northnibleyparishcouncil.org.uk  

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 Annual Village Clean Up Day - Saturday 1st October 2022

Due to the pandemic North Nibley has been unable to arrange the annual clean up day over the past two years and are now delighted to announce that we are able to hold one this year. The date of the annual clean up will be Saturday 1st October 2022, hopefully the foliage will have died back by then and the weather will be kind to us. More details to follow as we get nearer the time.

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Light on the fields at North Nibley

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

North Nibley is an attractive village on the edge of the Cotswolds located close to the river Severn between Bristol and Gloucester. Its name means a farm or settlement on a hilltop. The first record is in the register known as Cartularium Saxonicum in 940 AD as 'hnibban lege'. The village is of considerable antiquity and was formerly famed for the manufacture of woollen cloth. For more information click the following link A Brief History of North Nibley












Map of the Parish and Boundary

What's On - let us know about your local events. Subject to web space the Clerk will upload details.

 

The Jubilee Recreation Field, The Street, North Nibley

"The Recreation Field is owned by the Parish Council and managed by the North Nibley Recreation Field Trust. The Field was opened in June 2002 and has been developed as a sports field accommodating football and cricket fields. The Field is also used by pupils of the adjoining Village School and is currently leased to the Trust through a 25 year lease from June 2007. In 2010 the Trust erected a sports pavilion, jointly funded by the Trust, (through money raised by them) and the Parish Council".

Tyndale Monument150th celebrations
for the
Tyndale Monument
October 2016

 

Valley in Autum

The Chantry

North Nibley area with Tyndale monument included

Village flowers  Barrs Lane August  2016 by Elizabeth Oakley

Tyndale Monument in high summer.

Chapel

Parish Council News

Annual Parish Meeting and Annual Report - The Annual Parish Meeting will be held on the 6th April 2022

 

 

 

To include forthcoming community events as a listing on the Parish council website please contact the Clerk in the first instance.

 

Village Clean Up Day - The annual village cleanup is aimed to be held in October 2022

Grant Applications. Thank you for grant applications received this year.  They will be reviewed during the April general meeting and cheques will be awarded at the Annual Parish Meeting on the 6th April.

Road Closures

Road Closure notices are posted on the PC Facebook page. Please check the feed above.