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The Parish in the Heart of the Isle of Purbeck

Traffic and Parking Group report

High Street

In the Spring the Council circulated a traffic and parking questionnaire. The working  group has met to consider the responses, and to make proposals. Owing to Council elections and weight of business, these have not yet been debated at a…
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Minerals and Waste enquiry

Capstone

Final stage in the preparation of the Bournemouth, Christchurch, Poole and Dorset Mineral Sites Plan The Mineral Sites Plan, once adopted, will include site allocations and policies to maintain mineral production in the future.  This includes sites for quarrying sand…
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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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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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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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