SmartWater – Have you Registered yet?

Live in the Barnt Green?

Have you registered for your free SmartWater kit yet?

As part of a recent drive to protect our community, we have joined forces with West Mercia Police ‘We Don’t Buy Crime’ Team to provide a SmartWater kit for each home within our parish.

SmartWater is a sophisticated security system that protects property, deters thieves and helps the police to convict criminals that can be directly applied to valuables.

SmartWater contains a unique forensic code that is registered to an address or location. Anything marked can be traced back to where it came from, allowing the police to identify stolen property and link criminals to crime scenes.

SmartWater is invisible in natural light but glows brightly under ultraviolet (UV) light.

To register for a free kit

Please pop in to Barnt Green Parish Council Office, on Monday 1pm – 3pm and Tuesday – Wednesday 11am – 2pm to register for your free kit

 

 

 

Severn Trent – Hewell Road, Night Working 23:30hrs 26/09/2019 – 06:30hrs 27/09/2019

Severn Trent Night Working – Hewell Road

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New Autumn Edition of The Bulletin out now and delivered to your door. For additional copies please pop in to the Parish Office

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ESSENTIAL TREEWORKS MILLENNIUM PARK – THURSDAY 22 AUGUST 2019

Essential maintenance is being carried out on the large oak tree in Millennium Park on Thursday 22 August to remove deadwood throughout the canopy.

It is anticipated that work will commence at 8am until approximately midday.

The park will be cordoned off and out of use to the public during this period.

Apologies for any inconvenience during works activity.

Community Walk Saturday 28 September 2019

Choice of 3 guided walks, all start from Millennium Park B45 8NW

8 miles meet at 1pm

5 miles meet at 2pm

3 miles meet at 3pm

Return at 5pm for food, drinks, live music and demonstrations

Community Walk Poster 28 September 2019

HEWELL ROAD REPLACEMENT MAINS UPDATE

Amey report that the new water main has now been installed and the crew have started to transfer the services.

This is the most time consuming part of the operation with there being so many services transfer.

Work is progressing steadily and Amey are currently on track.

HEWELL ROAD REPLACEMENT WATER MAINS UPDATE

Amey report that it has prepared phase 1 for the installation of the new water main.

This will be installed during this week (WC 29 July) and it is hoped to start transferring individual services on to the new main in the week following.

A road closure in place, please follow diversion provided – Shops are open as usual and access can be gained from the Sandhills Lane end of Hewell Road.

Amey would like to thank everyone for their patience and understanding during these works.

NOTICE OF THE CLOSURE OF C2173 AQUEDUCT LANE, BARNT GREEN – 4 July 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE 

            ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 14 (AS AMENDED)

WORCESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

NOTICE OF THE CLOSURE OF C2173 AQUEDUCT LANE, BARNT GREEN , WORCESTERSHIRE (“THE HIGHWAY”)

Reason for restriction: Water Leak / Burst MainThere is a need to close the highway in the following terms:- 

  1. The effect of this Notice is that no vehicle shall proceed along that part of the highway from its junction with C2161 Sandhills Green to its junction with C2291 Birmingham Road.
  1. This provision shall continue in force for a maximum of 5 days, however, it is anticipated that it will remain in force for 5 days commencing 4 July 2019. 
  1. Alternative routes: – C2161 Sandhills Green, U23221 Bittell Lane, B4120 Bittell Road and vice versa.

Nothing in this Notice shall prevent at any time access for pedestrians to any premises situated on or adjacent to the highway, or to any other premises accessible for pedestrians from and only from the highway.

ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE – HEWELL ROAD, TO REPLACE WATER MAIN

WORCESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

PUBLIC NOTICE

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

(C2174 Hewell Road, Barnt Green)(Temporary Closure) Order 2019

Proposed Order: to close that part of C2174 Hewell Road from its junction with B4120 Bittell Road to its junction with C2161 Sandhills Road.

Reason: New / Replacement Water Main.

Exemptions: to permit access to any land or premises fronting the highway affected where there is no other form of access; and to allow the works to be undertaken.

Alternative route: B4120 Bittell Road, U23221 Bittell Lane, U23221 Sandhills Lane, C2174 Hewell Road and vice versa.

Maximum duration: 18 Months.  Anticipated duration: 66 days Commencing: 22 July 2019

Simon Mallinson Head of Legal and Democratic Services County Hall Spetchley Road Worcester

26 June 2019

www.worcestershire.gov.uk

NOTICE OF PUBLIC RIGHTS AND PUBLICATION OF UNAUDITED ANNUAL GOVERNANCE & ACCOUNTABILITY RETURN ACCOUNTS FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2019

Date of announcement: WEDNESDAY 11 JUNE 2019

Each year the smaller authority’s Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) needs to be reviewed by an external auditor appointed by Smaller Authorities’ Audit Appointments Ltd. The unaudited AGAR has been published with this notice. As it has yet to be reviewed by the appointed auditor, it is subject to change as a result of that review.

Any person interested has the right to inspect and make copies of the accounting records for the financial year to which the audit relates and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers, receipts and other documents relating to those records must be made available for inspection by any person interested. For the year ended 31 March 2018, these documents will be available on reasonable notice by application to: 

TRACY BODLEY, EXECUTIVE OFFICER, BARNT GREEN PARISH COUNCIL

80 HEWELL ROAD, BARNT GREEN, BIRMINGHAM B45 8NF 

Tel: 0121 447 9893 / e-mail: exec@barntgreen.org.uk

Between the dates commencing on Monday 17th June 2018 and ending on Friday 26th July 2018

Local government electors and their representatives also have: 

  • The opportunity to question the appointed auditor about the accounting records; and
  • The right to make an objection which concerns a matter in respect of which the appointed auditor could either make a public interest report or apply to the court for a declaration that an item of account is unlawful. Written notice of an objection must first be given to the auditor and a copy sent to the smaller authority (Barnt Green Parish Council).

The appointed auditor can be contacted at the address in paragraph 4 below for this purpose between the above dates only.

The smaller authority’s AGAR is subject to review by the appointed auditor under the provisions of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 and the NAO’s Code of Audit Practice 2015. The appointed auditor is:

PKF Littlejohn LLP (Ref: SBA Team)

1 Westferry Circus

Canary Wharf

London E14 4HD

(sba@pkf-littlejohn.com)

This announcement is made by Tracy Bodley, Executive Officer,                                                          Barnt Green Parish Council