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The latest Langton Matravers Parish Council news items

Your Parish Needs YOU !

We need to elect a new Council in May 2019 – Langton needs YOU to put yourself up for election ! The role requires commitment, an interest in local affairs and some free time and energy: this is a voluntary…
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What a Wassail !

On 17th January, Twelfth Night according to the old Gregorian calendar, Langton’s community orchard played host to a motley range of about 50 visitors aged between four months and 80+ years old. Just after sunset a jolly procession, headed by…
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Langton village traffic questionnaire

Sheep in Winter

The Council want YOUR views on ways to keep the traffic moving, solve problems with parking at key points in the village, and ensure that waste and emergency vehicles can always get where they need to go. Langton residents will…
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Langton’s new War Memorial unveiled, 11th November.

On a bright sunny afternoon the new War Memorial in St George’s churchyard, masterminded by David Senior and his team, was officially unveiled by the Lord Lieutenant of Dorset, Mr Angus Campbell. The memorial commemorates ‘the fallen in all conflicts’…
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Latest ! COOMBE JUNCTION, LANGTON MATRAVERS

28th January 2019 – Latest. The Highways Authority are aware of the issues with the junction. Andrew Bradley, the Project Engineer, recently sent the following: ‘The team watched 6 hours of video footage (speeded up 18 times!!) and in the…
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Successful apple tasting at Woodland Trail

Saturday 29th September saw a happy band of volunteers¬† giving the Woodland Trail its Autumn tidy up. Helping the adults were five children. Everyone has a lovely sunny morning and enjoyed tasting the different varieties of apple which have grown…
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Extraordinary Meeting -AONB and Local Plan,

Langton Matravers sign

The Parish Council held an Extraordinary Meeting to make formal responses to the consultation on the new AONB Management Plan and the final Review of PDC’s Local Plan for Purbeck. The meeting was held in ST GEORGE’S CHURCH at 7pm…
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Notice of Conclusion of Audit.

The Annual External Audit for the year ended 31st March 2018 has been completed and the accounts have been published. The Annual Governance and Accountability Return is available at the ‘Finance’ section of this website and hard copies can be…
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Roadworks in the Village – Coombe Junction start

Wessex Water are intending to come and mend a rattling manhole cover near the junction with the Hyde which has been annoying local residents since June. They will come some time during the week beginning 10th September: get ready for…
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