Welcome to Wrington Parish Council
For information on Bristol Airport’s planning application to increase passenger numbers to 12 million per year please scroll down.
The parish includes the villages of Wrington and Redhill, together with a large area of countryside, a number of widely dispersed rural households and Bristol Airport.
More general information about Wrington and Redhill is available on the Wrington Village website (link below), with our intention to provide Council-related information here.
For information on road works and closures see here.
The full application is available here. You can comment here or you can email firstname.lastname@example.org copied to email@example.com. Alternatively you can write to Planning Department, North Somerset Council, Town Hall, Walliscote Grove Road, Weston super Mare, BS23 1UJ. Make sure you enter the reference number 18/P/5118/OUT on all correspondence.
You might also be interested in:
- The hand-outs from the Council’s recent meetings are available here and here.
- Bristol Evening Post article on the recent meetings.
- Parish Council Airport Association’s piece on YouTube.
- Bristol Airport Watch (Bristol Airport Parking Communities Group).
- CALRAG (Churchill & Langford Residents Action Group).
- Campfire Bugle
- CPRE’s general advice on commenting on planning applications.
- CPRE’s interactive map of light pollution ‘Night Blight’.
- A BBC article on how air pollution moves across Europe.
- Earth Law
News & Notices
Silver Street, Cox’s Green, Havyatt Road and Nates Lane will be closed from 11 February for 8 days, 8.00am-5.00pm. For further information see here.
Mendip Vale Medical Practice – the January Newsletter is available here. The Mendip Vale Wellbeing Lifestyle Club are holding a talk on Nutrition & Healthy Eating on 24 January. There will also be a session, as part of the “Sunnyside Self Care Series” courtesy of the patient participation group, on Posture, Pain & Stress on 4 February.
Green Waste collection – don’t forget green waste collections reduce to once a month in January and February. You can check your dates here.
The mobile library timetable is changing from 7 January. Redhill will now be visited fortnightly on Wednesdays, 12.35pm-12.55pm. Wrington will be visited weekly on Mondays, 11.45am-12.45pm (the Wednesday visits have not changed). The full timetable can be found here.
The Parish Council needs you! If you are interested in becoming a Councillor please contact us. This is an opportunity for you to represent your community and help shape it. There are several vacancies with the official notice for the latest vacancy available here.
Are you concerned about off-site airport parking? Any issues about parking or taxis can be reported to the airport via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Would you be willing to pay an additional £1 a month towards policing from April 2019? Residents across the Avon and Somerset Constabulary are being invited to take part in an online survey by Sue Mountstevens, the Police & Crime Commissioner. For further information see here.
If you notice faulty streetlights please let us know. Please quote the identification code (usually beginning with ‘C’) on the column/pole or the number/name of the nearest house.
North Somerset Council Area Officer ‘surgery’ – unfortunately,
Jeff Shipway has left his role as Area Officer and we don’t currently know when or if he will be replaced so there will be no surgeries scheduled for the foreseeable future. Residents are still very welcome to contact us with any issues.
Wrington Memorial Hall is looking to recruit a relief Caretaker to cover holiday and sick absence. More information is available here.