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The latest Langton Matravers Parish Council news items

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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Invitation to Tender.

Parish Council Offices

Langton Matravers Parish Council are seeking applications to tender for a Grounds Maintenance Contract and a Contract for Cleaning and Maintenance of Public Conveniences at Putlake. Further details and tender documents from the Parish Office, 1A High Street, Langton Matravers. langtonmatravers@dorset-aptc.gov.uk 01929 425100…
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Village sign refurbished !

We are very grateful to Mike Collins, who has given up his time to do such a wonderful job of refurbishing the village sign.  Do have a look when you’re passing.

Langton’s Volunteer of the Year 2018

Dedicated volunteers from across the District of Purbeck have received thanks and recognition for their work at a ceremony in Wareham hosted by District Council Chairman, Bill Trite.The volunteers from Purbeck’s towns and villages had their many and varied contributions…
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We are a Competent Council !!

At its meeting on April 12th Langton Matravers Parish Council formally resolved to adopt the ‘General Power of Competence’. The Council meets the criteria for eligibility because at least two thirds of its councillors were elected (as opposed to co-opted)…
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Faster Broadband ! A message from Openreach.

Superfast fibre broadband now available   Openreach has now completed work to deliver faster, more reliable broadband in Langton Matravers.   Fibre broadband first arrived in the village earlier this year, but historic issues with the local telecommunications network meant…
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