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The Parish in the Heart of the Isle of Purbeck

New link to Langton Community Land Trust website.

Langton Matravers Community Land Trust logo

Langton Matravers now has a Community Land Trust. The website can be accessed at www.langtonmatraversclt.org To become a member, please go onto the website, or alternatively call in at the Parish Office, where you can pick up a membership application…
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Chairman spends a bright (nearly) new penny

Members of the Langton Matravers Allotment Association gathered on 17th December to witness the opening of their new compost toilet, which was formally opened by Chair of Langton Parish Council, Cllr William Knight. Producing a bright shiny 1916 penny from…
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Great Wall of Langton – Grand Opening !

On 8th December 2017 a small crowd assembled at the new wall and pavement at Putlake to witness the unveiling of a commemorative plaque. The plaque was commissioned by Henry Staveley-Hill and made by local sculptor Valentine Quinn. The occasion was an opportunity…
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Langton Telephone Box

Kings Arms

Following a suggestion by BT that the box could be disconnected and/or removed, the Council formally resolved at its meeting on 10th November that it wishes BT to retain the working telephone for public use, or if this is not…
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Rights of Way Survey – Results Published

Footpath sign

The Council has now formally published the results of the Rights of Way Survey. This survey was undertaken following the approval, in principle, of the Parish Council for the use of an SLA, with DCC, to maintain the important rights…
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Housing Needs Survey Report

Housing Needs Survey 2013

The Housing Needs Survey conducted late 2013 and formally adopted by the Parish Council at the January 2014 meeting can be viewed here. Quick overview: Number of forms returned: 176 of 518 households sent a survey (34%) Of the households…
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