Stratford District Council March 2018 issue of Parish & Partners Briefing - Issue 27

Tysoe is in Stratford on Avon District

Tysoe Parish Council has a vacancy for the part time post of Parish Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer to the Council.

The role is home based, and applicants should have suitable home office facilities to enable the effective fulfilment of the role. 

WCC Report – Council tax has increased by 4.99% with 2% ring fenced for Social Care.  £2.5 million is being spent to transform services so they are more straightforward and convenient as part of a digital transformation programme.

A positive, proactive and responsive planning system focused on shaping places is vital for the future growth of our society. Where it works well, it is one of the best tools that we have to deliver the homes and jobs where they are needed, in our villages, towns and cities.

Development Requirements Supplementary Planning Document Consultation
Consultation - Thursday 1 March to 5.00 pm Friday 20 April 2018

Stratford District Council has prepared a draft Development Requirements Supplementary Planning Document (SPD). It is one of a number of SPDs that accompanies the Core Strategy, and it provides detailed advice and guidance to applicants when submitting planning applications. 

Rural Warwickshire is home to 169,000 residents and 37% of our businesses. While economically rural Warwickshire makes up 34% of the county’s total output (3.9 billion), more than double the UK average.

DEFRA LAUNCH 25 YEAR ENVIRONMENT PLAN
Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) has launched their Green Future document which outlines their 25 Year Plan to improve the environment. It details how the Government will work with communities and businesses to do this.