SATURDAY 23RD MARCH 2019 – Peacock Angell Trio – Songs of the Shipyard – Bramshall Parish Hall -7pm for 7.30pm

Peacock Angell Trio will be performing ‘Songs of the Shipyard’ – an evening of music and prose in the Bramshall Parish Hall, Bramshall.

A folk influenced evening with the trio (fiddle, guitar and piano) performing a mix of exquisite and arresting songs.

Poetry, biographical readings and storytelling inspired by the poems of Thomas Carnduff will transport you to the world of working-class Belfast.

Saturday 23rd March 2019. Doors open 7pm for 7.30pm

Tickets £10. Please contact John Lander for reservations or further details. Telephone 01889 565228

Bring your own refreshments.

Road Closure – Pigeonhay Lane – 22nd April – 1st May 2019


NOTICE is hereby given that the Staffordshire County Council on 16 April 2019 made an Order the effect of which will be to prohibit any vehicle from proceeding in that length of Pigeonhay Lane in Uttoxeter adjacent to Waterloo Farm unless the vehicle is being used in connection with the works. No access other than to Waterloo Farm will be maintained.

An alternative route for traffic is available via A522 Uttoxeter Road, A50 from Ashbourne Road Roundabout B5030 to East Staffordshire Borough Council Boundary, A50 Bypass, B5030 Ashbourne Road, A522 New Road, Holly Road, B5027 Bramshall Road, B5027 Stone Road, Church Lane, Leigh Lane, Leigh Road, Pigeonhay Lane and vice versa.

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The order will come into operation on 22 April 2019 and the said works will commence on or as near as practicable to that date. It is anticipated that the works will be completed by 1 May 2019.

The Order will remain in force for a period of 18 months, or until the new gas connection works, which it is proposed to carry out on or near the road have been completed, whichever is the earlier.

Date: 17 April 2019 John Tradewell, Director of Corporate Services, No. 2 Staffordshire Place, Tipping Street, Stafford. ST16 2DH Ref: 4147837 Enquiries: Customer Contact Centre Tel: 0300 111 8000

Local Elections – 2nd May 2019 – Notices

Notice of Election for the Borough & Parish.

Elections due to be held on Thursday 2 May 2019.

Notice Of Election Borough 2019

Notice Of Election Parish 2019

Local Election – Timetable 2nd May 2019

Can-you-stand-for-election-Parish Council booklet 2019


Points of Light Report

Points of Light report is a collection of case studies highlighting the work that a number of local councils are undertaking to support their communities.

The 2019 edition contains 150 case studies, which includes; summaries, electorate, precept and expenditure.

see document link below:

Points of Light 2019

Tesco Bags of Help fund WW1 Bench in Stramshall

Uttoxeter Rural Parish Council are happy to announce that the World War 1 Bench, purchase with funds from Tesco Bags of Help, is now installed at Stramshall Playing Fields, Creighton Lane, Stramshall, ST14 5AX.

Tesco Bags of Help Community Team officially opened the bench today, 6th March 2019 and some Stramshall residents were on hand to try out the bench for comfort.

Cllr Smith and Cllr Oulsnam, from Uttoxeter Rural Parish Council, met with Sue Brown and Julie Mayer from Tesco, Uttoxeter to officially open the bench for the residents of Stramshall.
Sue Brown and Julie Mayer commented, ” Tesco Community Team are very pleased to be here today to officially open the bench, that was made possible by Tesco Bags of Help fund. Tesco is passionate about supporting the community and are thrilled that the funds have been spent on such a wonderful bench”.

Cllr Oulsnam and Cllr Smith thanked Tesco for their generous funding and highlighted that this bench at the playing fields is part of a larger Parish wide WW1 Commemoration project.

The project includes samplings being planted at the Stramshall Playing fields boundary, these were donated by Woodland Trust, the Lord William Group donated bench that is located in St Michaels and All Angels Church, St Michaels Road, Stramshall and the WW1 Bench by the Parish Hall in Bramshall, which was sponsored by Cllr Colin Whittaker, East Staffordshire Borough Council, from his community fund.

Uttoxeter Rural Parish Council believe that the residents can now remember those who did not return on the three benches and can use them to reflect on the sacrifice that was made.


Lord William’s Seat – now installed

The Parish Council are pleased that the Lord William’s seat, which is a gift to the village of Stramshall, to commemorate the hundredth anniversary of the ending of on WW1 – 1918 – 2018 has been installed. The seat is to remember the seven Stramshall villagers who never returned.

The seat can be found in the grounds of St Michaels and All Angels Church, St Michaels Road, Stramshall ST14 5AH.

The Parish Council were glad to be asked to be involved in this project and hope the residents of the Parish enjoy sitting on the Seat to reflect.

The Parish Council would like to Thank the Lord William’s group for this poignant asset to the Parish.

Stramshall Allotment – Vacant plot available

The Parish Council would like to advise residents of the Parish that a plot has become vacant at the Stramshall Allotments from March 2019.

The Allotments are located on High Street, Stramshall, ST14 5AG

The vacant plot is 70 square yards in size, with an annual rent of £7.70.

If you are interested in this plot, please contact Cllr David Oulsnam on 01889 563321 or the Clerk on 01889 566393.


Family Fun Evening – 9th March 2019 at 6pm – Bramshall Parish Hall

The Parish Council have been told about a Family Fun Evening taking place on 9th March 2019 at 6pm in Bramshall Parish Hall, off Church Croft, Bramshall, ST14 5BE. Entrance is £2.50 per person.

There will be Bingo and a Beetle Drive for everyone to enjoy.

Please see poster below: