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Parish council meeting to be held 4th August from 7pm Remote Meeting Instructions for members of the public

Liz Cook Parish Clerk is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Parish Meeting Time: Aug 4, 2020 07:00 PM London Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/6928917889?pwd=UzFmMmlFWVVYcVJCZTl0L3Nlb0gvZz09 Meeting ID: 692 891 7889 Passcode: LachDennis One tap mobile +442034815240,,6928917889#,,,,,,0#,,2764533315# United Kingdom +442039017895,,6928917889#,,,,,,0#,,2764533315# United Kingdom Dial by your location         +44 203 481 5240 United Kingdom         +44 203 901…
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The playground has reopened!

Playground signage The risk assessment and sanitising of the playground along with the mandatory signage has been completed by the parish council. THE PLAYGROUND IS NOW OPEN! Please be advised should any signs be removed, or any behaviour be observed, that would prejudice other users will result in the playground being immediately locked .
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Parish council meeting to be held 4th August from 7pm – Remote Meeting Guidelines

Remote Meeting Guidelines for members of the public The Government have now issued the regulations that give local authorities greater flexibility in the conduct of meetings, including allowing members to attend remotely, and for public and press access to those meetings. These ‘Regulations’ (The Local Authorities and Police and Crime Panels (Coronavirus) (Flexibility of Local Authority and Police and Crime Panel Meetings) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020) came into force on 4 April 2020. Following the new regulations Lach Dennis Parish Council will be holding some Council meetings using Zoom on line meeting platform.  Before the meeting  1.The Agenda will be placed on the website and on the notice board (if possible) as normal (i.e. with three clear days of notice).  2.Any member of the public and press who wishes to attend the meeting will need to download Zoom. Please visit : https://zoom.us/meetings  where you will be able to download the App. The website gives tutorials and demonstrations on how to download Zoom and how to join meetings.  3.The Clerk will put a link, on the website, to join the Zoom meeting by 5pm of the day of the meeting. The Clerk will also include the meeting ID and password.   4.Members of the public are welcome (as usual) to send any questions or comments to the Clerk prior to the meeting via email to clerk@lachdennisandlostockgreen.co.uk. These must be received by 5pm on the day of the meeting. The Clerk will present any representations received to the Councillors to address.   The meeting  1.The Chair of the Council or a Committee will Chair the meeting.  2.The Clerk of the Council will host the meeting on Zoom.  3.Members of the public will enter a “waiting room” on Zoom and wait for the Clerk to approve their attendance. It would be helpful if members of the public could “name their videos” so that the Chair and Clerk can refer to them correctly.  4.All attendees will be muted on entry to the meeting.  5.Members of the public will be able to make representation during the public forum, only if they have sent their “item for discussion” to the clerk beforehand. This means that if there are unforeseen technical difficulties on the evening, the clerk can present your item to the councillors for you.  6.Members of the public will be asked to “put their hand up” using the icon on Zoom if they wish to speak during the public forum.  7.The Clerk will “unmute” members of the public who wish to speak at the instruction of the Chair.  8.At the conclusion of the public forum the Clerk will “mute” all members of the public.    9.The required standards of behaviour and discussion are the same whether in remote or face-to face meetings.  Members of the public who use or display inappropriate or offensive language and/or behaviour will be removed from the meeting to the waiting room. This includes any inappropriate backdrops on display on the video.  10.The Council will discuss, via email, prior to the meeting any items which are considered sufficiently confidential as to warrant exclusion of members of the press and public under the provisions of The Public Bodies (Admission to Meetings) Act 1960 and will advise of the outcome of any discussions at the meeting.    After the meeting  1.The Clerk will take the minutes of the meeting as usual.  2.Members of the Council and the Clerk will review how the meeting went and may make some changes to the process if necessary.      Liz Cook Clerk to Lach Dennis Parish Council   Telephone: 07771638324  Email:  clerk@lachdennisandlostockgreen.co.uk
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Council asks for views on its Highways Service

Cheshire West and Chester Council is asking for views on its Highways Service, which is responsible for assets in excess of £5 billion. The Highways Service keeps the borough’s road network moving and is important to everyone, from residents and visitors to the emergency services and travel companies. However, as well as roads and pavements,…
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Please find attached a stakeholder bulletin from David Keane, Police & Crime Commissioner for Cheshire, and Chief Constable Darren Martland, Cheshire Constabulary. The bulletin provides an update on the role of Cheshire Constabulary and the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner in helping with the ongoing national emergency of the Coronavirus pandemic. This is the last edition of the special Covid-19 Stakeholder Bulletin you will receive. From August, you will receive a monthly Joint Stakeholder Bulletin covering key news updates from both the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner for Cheshire and Cheshire Constabulary.

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PCSO Surgery Dates July 2020

SHAKERLEY 2020 I will be holding my weekly mobile PCSO surgeries on the large carpark at Lostock Gralam Community Centre, 14 Stubbs Lane, Lostock Gralam, CW97PU as follows: Wednesday 1st July 1800-1900 hours Friday 10th July 1800-1900 hours Wednesday 15th July 1200-1300 hours Saturday 25th July 1200-1300 hours Thursday 30th July 1800-1900 hoursAll welcome to…
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Armed Forces Week

To celebrate this year’s Armed Forces Week, which commenced on Monday 22 June, Cheshire West and Chester Council and the Lord Mayor of Chester has produced the attached virtual service   https://youtu.be/O3qxWJC-QT8​ In previous years there have been flag raising ceremonies, displays from Reserve Forces and Armed Forces charities and organisations in Chester city centre to mark…
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CONTINUATION OF HULME HALL BRINE BOREHOLE DRILLING PROGRAMME AT HOLFORD BRINEFIELDS’ HULME HALL SITE

LETTER-TO-RESIDENTS-CONTINUATION-OF-HULME-HALL-BOREHOLE-DRILLING-PROGRAMME-MAY-2020-FINALDownload Dear Neighbour CONTINUATION OF HULME HALL BRINE BOREHOLE DRILLING PROGRAMME AT HOLFORD BRINEFIELDS’ HULME HALL SITE Further to our previous communication back in 2017, I am writing to provide you with further information regarding continued work on our brine borehole drilling programme at our Holford Brinefields’ Hulme Hall Site. As a reminder, this work…
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Police & Crime Commissioner Stakeholder Update June 2020

Stakeholder-Update-June-2020Download Welcome to another special edition of the stakeholder bulletin, providing you with an update on the role of Cheshire Constabulary and the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner in helping with the ongoing national emergency of the Coronavirus pandemic. This week has seen further easing of restrictions after months of strict social distancing…
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