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BULB PLANTING! Tuesday 10th October

Tuesday 10th October in Power Park at 10:30am Join us to plant several thousand Daffodil Bulbs. Refreshments included as always. Meet at the Norton Road end of the park. All equipment and PPE provided as well as guidance on where and how to plant. A perfect event for all the family, even little ones!

FAMILY FUN WALK! Monday 23rd October

Monday 23rd October meeting at 11am at Waitrose on London Road. Join volunteers and the Mayor as we join forces with the Royal Life Saving Society for a family friendly 2.5 mile walk through the Worcester countryside starting at Waitrose on London road, winding through Battenhall Park in St Peterís and along Duck Brook before heading towards Diglis and ending at the River Severn. The RLSS will be delivering water safety information and there will be an opportunity to raise funds through sponsorship.
Please contact marketing@rlss.org.uk to register interest or for more information.

New St Peters Girl Guide unit

Planning to open in September 2017, meeting at St Peters Village Hall. Contact Jess (07526 579047) or Beth (07896 977528) or email firststpetersguides@yahoo.com or Click here for more information

Honorary Freeman Bob Jenkins Retires as Clerk

At the Annual Meeting of the Parish (19th May) Bob Jenkins stood down as Clerk to the Parish, succeeded by Alex Booth who has been the Assistant Clerk for nearly 2 years. At the March meeting the Parish Council resolved to confer on Bob Jenkins the title 'Honorary Freeman' of the Parish in recognition of his long standing service to the community of St Peters and the Parish Council since its inception. Councillors present paid tribute to Bob and wished him good health in his retirement.

West Mercia Police Smartwater Offer

Visit www.westmercia.police.uk/smartwater-offer

Superfast Broadband in St Peters

Visit www.superfastworcestershire.com for the latest information on 'superfast broadband' infrastructure in St Peters Parish.

Worried about dog poo?

The 'Poowatch' initiative supported by the Police & Crime Commissioner, Worcester City Council and Safer Worcestershire provides a smartphone app and web site where you can report dog fouling. The App also shows the location of dog litter bins.

South Worcestershire Development

The South Worcestershire Development Plan has been adopted by Worcester City, Malvern Hills and Wychavon. It sets an important planning framework for South Worcestershire. More information can be found at: www.swdevelopmentplan.org

Southern Link & Parkway Station

Worcestershire County Council briefing on strategic infrastructure schemes in the vicinity of St Peters, including the southern link road (phase 3) and Worcester Parkway station.

Litter!

Fixed Penalty Notices for littering carry a fine of around £85.00. The litter problem in parts of St Peters have led to the City Council Safer Worcester Team considering installing some CCTV in an effort to indentify the culprits and issue fines. Please help to keep our community clean. More information.

Check Your Home is Fire Safe

Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service provide advice to everyone and for the more vulnerable such as the elderly, people living alone and those with reduced mobility, the Service offers a free of charge fire safety check in the home.

Click here for more information.