Household recycling centres have reopenedPLEASE NOTE: Not all sites are open seven days a week and all sites are operating different hours with a postcode rota. Please check your postcode, opening times and what materials you can recycle before you travel.
The parish council warmly welcomes a new councillors, Mark Arnold, Stephen Lyons and John Wood. They all live in the village answered the call for new blood. Their respective skill sets will be of great value to the council and the parish.We still have three vacancies and if you would like to serve your village and community please contact the parish clerk.
Data ProtectionCollingbourne Ducis Parish Council recognises its responsibility to comply with the Data Protection act 2018. The Act regulates the use of personal data and affects all authorities. It acknowledges the rights of individuals over data that is held and used by Councils. Please follow these links to find further information on how Collingbourne Ducis Parish Council treats your data:
The council has drawn up a list of useful contacts which should help cover any emergency.
COVID-19 NOTICE BOARDThe council has a covid help page which has news, advice and information to get you safely through these dificult times.
Parish Council Meetings and COVID-19As a result of COVID-19 Parliament has passed two new pieces of legislation relating to the holding of Parish Council meetings and the timelines for the approving of the Council’s Accounts for FY 20/21. The impact of the legislation is that there is no requirement to hold an Annual Meeting of the Parish Council, the Chairman remains in place until 6 May 2021, and that meetings can be held remotely (e.g. via Zoom) and the date for the Accounts to be approved by the Council moves from 30 June 2020 to 31 August 2020.
Don’t delay seeking medical help because of coronavirusPeople living in Wiltshireare being advised not to let worries about coronavirus stop them asking for medical help for themselves or their children if they become ill, have a serious accident or have a concern about their health. They are also being warned that not seeking medical help for symptoms that could be the early warning signs of serious conditions such as cancer could be putting lives at risk.
The minutes of the Parish Council meeting held on Tuesday 12th January 2021 in Collingbourne Ducis Village Hall can be found here.
The next full Parish Council meeting will be held on Tuesday 9th March 2021 at 7.00pm. The meeting will be virtual using Zoom. If you wish to attend please let the Parish Clerk know and he will issue an invitation to you.
England moves to national lockdown.England entered a national lockdown at 00:01 on Tuesday 5 January. This means you must stay at home and only go out if it is essential. View more detailed government guidance including essential reasons to leave the home and meeting others at GOV.UK - national lockdownYou should follow this guidance immediately, however laws will be updated to reflect the new rules on Wednesday 6 January 2021.
The Christmas waste and recycling collection are re-scheduled for the Christmas period. You can find the new collection dates and when they return to normal by following the link below.
Covid 19 Cases in WiltshireGOV.UK data of COVID-19 cases as of 11th January 2021Type of data Case ratesTotal number of cases in WiltshireNew cases in Wiltshire in the last 7 daysRate of cases per 100,000 in Wiltshire in the last 7 days Rate of cases per 100,000 in Wiltshire in the previous 7 daysRate of cases per 100,000 in England in the last 7 days
Wiltshire Council Covid19 News LetterWiltshire Council have released a news letter to help its residents during the current Covid 19 pandemic. It has information relevant to our area and is most useful. If you are interested please follow the link below.