Elford Village

Village News

New handyman

The Parish Council have appointed a new handyman to help keep the playground and other areas of the village tidy.

He is Alan Robey and if you see Alan at work please say hello!

Police Online Surgery

If you wish to chat to your Local Policing Team online there will be an online surgery on WEDNESDAY 21st FEBRUARY at 7pm.

Log on and submit your questions or comments using hashtag #staffspolicelivechat

Via website https://www.staffordshire.police.uk/lichfield

Twitter @LichfieldPolice @staffspolice

Facebook Staffordshire Police

Instagram @StaffsPolice

Hall Garden

The latest Hall Garden newsletter is now available on their website www.elfordhallgarden.org



Click herefiles/Village Voice/18th_February_2018_.docx for this week's update


Future of the bus service

Latest news is that Central Buses will run the 82 service from January. We do not yet know whether they intend to keep this going when the subsidy ends, but please use the service to show how important it is to local people.

Representatives from local councils willl meet again soon to consider public transport options in the area.


Scarecrow Festival takes a break

The Scarecrow Festival will take a break in 2018 to give the organisers and scarecrow makers a well earned rest.

The scarecrows have promised to be back in 2019!

For the latest and up-to-date information about the annual Scarecrow Festival please visit the Scarecrow Festival website at http://elfordscarecrowfestival.uk/


Planning application for land off the Shrubbery

To read details of application 17/01379/OUTM for outline development of land off The Shrubbery, for up to 25 houses with access, please see the planning section of Lichfield District Council's website and enter the reference number. Please send your comments by 1st November on the website, by email neighbour.responses@lichfielddc.gov.uk or by post.

Dog bin relocated

The dog waste bin near the Church has now been moved to near the entrance to the Walled Garden.

Audit 2017

This year's audit has concluded with no issues of concern.

The paperwork can be viewed in the Parish Council finances section of this website.