Not the Neighbourhood Watch, though there may be some residents signed up, but just a notification from your neighbours that there are opportunist thieves operating in the village at the moment. We have received notice that tools were stolen from a van at a premises on Botley Road during the …
Notice has been received of a proposal to build nine new dwellings and to relocate the old Scout hut to a new position at the site in Botley Road.
The local Scout Group, who now meet in the primary school and the village hall, are not believed to have been consulted by the developers at any stage.
What is the referendum about?
On 23 June 2016 there will be a referendum on the United Kingdom’s membership of the European Union.
A referendum asks you to vote on a question. For this referendum the question is: Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?
Following requests from Latimer & Ley Hill Parish Councillor, Anne Birkett, Red Rose are set to reinstate off peak services to the bus stop outside the Crown public house.
Last night four cars badly damaged the club’s outfield.
They were a dark Golf, silver Corsa, white mini and a silver Golf.
It has been reported it to the Police and posted on the Ley Hill facebook page asking for witnesses etc and advising all that if they see anyone driving around the field the Police say to dial 999 and report a crime is in progress – they are causing criminal damage.
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Beginners Pilates Class, starts week commencing 11th April 2016, 9:15 and 10:15
If you see a fuschia pink ‘Coach’ handbag around the Ley Hill area please get in touch with us using email@example.com.
From the owner of the bag: “I stupidly left it in my car around 6pm to walk the dog (parked outside the pubs opp the Cricket club) and someone was obviously watching me and smashed the boot window and took it when I was out of sight.”
Concerns have been expressed by local residents regarding activity on the site of the former Scout Hut in Botley Road where land was cleared on 13th February.
Chiltern District Council is monitoring the situation and appropriate notices have now been served.
These notices are in addition to the work undertaken by the Planning and Environmental Health Departments. They are liaising with the Forestry Commission, the Health & Safety Executive and the Environment Agency, plus the Police on 101, who are aware of the issue and have a relevant contact number for emergency action if something significant occurs, e.g. heavy machinery, HGVs etc. arrive on site.
So all who should be aware are aware.
If there is an attempt to burn the old trees and brushwood on site, please call the fire brigade on 999. If you have any other concerns, please email Chiltern District at firstname.lastname@example.org
Latimer & Ley Hill Parish Council
Pop-up community radio station for Chiltern to hit the airwaves this winter
Pop-up FM radio station Chiltern District Radio station will hit the airwaves for two weeks only in February.
The station has been licensed by Ofcom and will broadcast on 87.9 FM, as well as on the internet, to Chesham, Amersham, Great Missenden and surrounding areas from February 7, with pre-recorded programmes, before going live during the half-term break from February 14.
Congratulations are due to Paul Forster of Ley Hill who was included in the 2016 News Years Honours list. Paul bcomes a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) for services to Patients with Prostate Cancer.
For many of us it will be Johns Lane Farm in Ashley Green, just off Hog Lane.
Check out their festive range of cakes, biscuits, poultry, eggs, milk and winter fuel…
There have been reports of vandalism and antisocial behaviour at the Meadhams Farm brickworks. Local dog walkers have voiced their concern over damage to fencing and the presence of a number of nails and screws on the access road.
Entry was gained into a house in Botley Road on the morning of Wednesday 15th October when intruders smashed the rear patio doors. Workmen engaged nearby spotted the damage at around 1:30pm
If anyone saw anything suspicious they should contact PC James Wiggs on 07800 702416 (URN 1031)
It is with great sadness that I have to inform you of the death of Margaret Long.
She was the parish clerk for many years (I believe 1986-2006), and a member of many other organisations in the village. She died suddenly on September 20th in her garden.
What follows is not a definitive list, in fact the EA only want to hear your own personal opinions. Hopefully the attached document will give you some insight into what might constitute a valid objection to the current proposal.
The Environment Agency consultation is now closed.
Further information will be posted here when available.
The Community Safety team has been busy over the last couple of months with the following activities
Community Safety Team Springs into Action with Shed Safety Advice
The Chiltern and South Bucks Community Safety Partnership held four tool marking and advice events across the two districts in April. Events took place at South Heath Garden Centre, Wyevale Garden Centre in Beaconsfield, Van Hage in Chenies and Wickes in Chesham.
In response to local concerns about the volume of HGV traffic which will be passing through the village, Michelmersh have issued a document to illustrate the likely outcome.
Irrespective of which wastes will be used to restore the site, the planning permission limits the filling rate to 5,000 m3 of waste per month. However, different waste types are carried in different sized loads. It is typical for inert wastes from construction and demolition sites to arrive in 20 tonne loads as the waste is relatively dense.