Welcome to Mancetter Parish
Mancetter Parish Council
Next Parish Council Meeting: Tuesday 25th November 2014 7.00pm. The New School Room, St. Peter's Church, Mancetter. Contact Details
PLANS TO EXTEND THE LIFE OF MANCETTER QUARRY
Lafarge Tarmac is looking to increase awarness of its plans to extend the life of Mancetter Quarry by a further 7 years or so. It has set up a website specifically for the quarry to inform members of the public about the site and its future plans. The website can be found here.
TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF D242 CHURCH WALK MANCETTER
Please note that this road closure has been temporarily suspended.
Warwickshire County Council had made a Temporary Traffic Order closing D242 Church Walk, Mancetter from the junction of Manor Road for a distance of approximately 25metres, to vehicular traffic. The Order was due to have commenced on 15 October 2014.
MANCETTER PARISH COUNCIL’S COMMUNITY GRANT FUND
Applications must satisfy a mumber of conditions to be considered for a grant.
Bids should be made for projects which will be of benefit to the whole community or a specific group whose principal objectives are not those of a single individual. Applications will not be accepted where the benefit is to a single individual.
Summary of Minutes of Parish Council Meetings
The Parish Council is now publishing a summary of the minutes of Parish Council meetings on this web site. They will be put on this site on the Parish Council's Meetings page after the formal minutes have been approved, which is usually at the next Parish Council meeting.
MANCETTER COMMUNITY PANEL
Join the group to have your say about improving the area of Mancetter.
It meets once a month at the Memorial Hall, during the Thursday Café.
This is open to everyone in the community.
The panel is supported by North Warwickshire Borough Council which gives it the opportunity to bid for funds for all kinds of projects including benches, CCTV, flower tubs and many other items.
All meetings are held at The Memorial Hall and start at 10.30am. All residents are welcome
Warwickshire Police Safer Neighbourhoods
The North Arden Heritage Trail is a 25 mile circular walk through North Warwickshire and local parish walks. Details of the Trail and the local walks can be found on its web site:
Waste and Recycling Collections
Black, Green and Red Top Wheeled bins are collected by North Warwickshire Borough Council. Collection days, times and bank holidays arrangements can be found on its web site.
Parish Paths Map Updated
The Parish Paths Map has been updated and is available free of charge within the Parish. Read More...
The association has its own web site. Read More...
Are you planning to visit the area?
North Warwickshire Tourism Association is a non-profit making organisation which aims to raise the profile of Northern Warwickshire. Their members include accommodation providers, tourist attractions, pubs, restaurants, heritage centres, stately homes and children’s farms.
The nearest railway station is Atherstone which has hourly trains operated by London Midland between Crewe and London during the day on Mondays to Saturdays, less frequently on Sundays.
Do you have any old or new photographs of Mancetter?
We would like to publish some photographs of Mancetter on the Parish Web Site. If you have any that are not subject to copyright please contact us via the e-mail address on the bottom right of this page. We have already received a few contributions but need more to make the proposed section of the web site more interesting.
Borough Council Neighbourhood Wardens
The details of the Borough Council Wardens walks for 2014 are available. Read More...
Ever wondered what the Roman Fort at Mancetter might have looked like?
Take a look at the Friends of AtherstoneWeb Site and their page about the roman fort in Mancetter.
From old Parish Council Records
The Parish Council has produced an interesting report from its records from the 1930s. Read More...
Blood Tests - Updated
New phlebotomy clinics are set to restore services for patients going for blood tests, as well as reducing waiting times, in Atherstone and surrounding areas. Read More...
Parish Paths Volunteers Needed
Mancetter has an active footpaths volunteer group that undertakes a variety of basic maintenance work on Rights of Way in the Parish and is looking for some new volunteers for 2014 onwards. Read More...