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Stramshall Village Gateway sign – now installed

Uttoxeter Rural Parish Council are delighted to announce that the Stramshall Village Gateway sign has now been installed and would like to thank everyone who has been involved in ensuring this project has been a success.

Our thanks go to Aggregate Industries who kindly funded the project as part of their Community Commitment, a local resident who designed the sign and Malcolm Lane & Son Limited who manufactured the sign. plus Staffordshire County Council Highways Team and WH Durose for the installation.

The Parish Council hope that the sign brightens up the entrance to the Village.


Stramshall Footpath 24 – stile broken – Parish Council aware

The Parish Council would like to advise residents that it is aware of the collapsed stile on footpath 24 – Creighton Lane, Stramshall and is in the process of getting this replaced.

Thank you to the resident who brought this to our attention.

Updated 01.02.2019 – this has now been repaired. Thank you to WH Durose for his assistance with the repair.

Heath Community Garden – Volunteers needed

A  new community garden is being created at Uttoxeter Heath Community Centre, Holly Road, Uttoxeter, ST14 8EF.

An open day is taking place on 27th January 2019 – 10am – 2pm so you can sign up for volunteering within the garden.

Come along and get involved with this new exciting community project.

sign up or for more information, go to

For more information, please see leaflet below:

St Michael and All Angels Church – Stramshall – Tree Felling Notice

The Parish Council have been informed of the following:

Ref: 2018-028154

Church: Stramshall: St Michael & All Angels

Diocese: Lichfield

Archdeaconry: Stoke-upon-Trent
Form 4A (Rule 6.2)
Public Notice (general form)

In the Consistory Court of the Diocese of Lichfield

Church of Stramshall: St Michael & All Angels.  In the parish of Stramshall

NOTICE IS GIVEN that we are applying to the Consistory Court of the diocese for permission to carry out the following:

Felling a large Cyprus tree damaging the tarmac disabled access path; felling a large, untidy Holly tree near St Michael’s Road; pruning back 3 Irish Yews growing on the boundary with Hollington Lane.

Copies of the relevant plans and documents may be examined at St. Michael’s church porch.


Date 08/01/2019

If you wish to object to any of the works or proposals you should send a letter stating the grounds of your objection to:
The Diocesan Registrar at
Lichfield Diocesan Registry
FBC Manby Bowdler LLP
Routh House
Hall Park Way

so that your letter reaches the registrar not later than 07/02/2019.

A letter of objection must include your name and address and state whether you live in the parish and/or your name is entered on the church electoral roll of the parish or any other basis on which you have an interest in the matter.

Public Notices will be displayed within the Village from 08.01.2019.

FLU INJECTIONS – information update

It’s Not Too Late To Get Your Flu Jab.

Whilst Christmas may be over, the flu season is not. It’s still not too late to get your vaccination to protect yourself from the flu.

These groups are eligible for a free flu vaccination:
Pregnant women
Children aged 2 to 9 years old (quick and easy nasal spray – no injection)
Those with an underlying health conditions
People aged 65 years and older
People who are the main carer of an older or disabled person

Speak to your pharmacist or GP today or visit for more information.

Road Closure – Loxley Lane

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION NOTICE EMERGENCY CLOSURE Loxley Lane Loxley Green NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Staffordshire County Council being the highway authority responsible for the repair and maintenance of Loxley Lane in Loxley Green are satisfied that it is necessary to close to all vehicular traffic that length of Loxley Lane outside Croft Farm for a period of 21 days from the date of this Notice because of the likelihood of danger to the public during leaking water main repair works being undertaken by South Staffordshire Water.

Access will be available for pedestrians and for vehicles being used in connection with the works and for vehicles requiring access to premises on the length of road which is closed. Access for emergency services vehicles will be available via the alternative route.

An alternative route for traffic is available via Loxley Lane, Stafford Road, Abbots Bromley Road, Uttoxeter Road and vice versa.

IT IS ANTICIPATED THAT THE CLOSURE WILL BE IN PLACE BETWEEN 09:30hrs on 4th January 2019 AND 16:30hrs on 10th January 2019.

The restriction may if necessary be extended for one further period of up to 21 days by the publication of a second Notice. John Tradewell