Welcome to Bromyard & Winslow Town Council

OFFER FOR BUSINESSES IMPACTED BY COVID-19 updated 26-03

See also our web page “HM Gov Advice” 

Temporary Closure due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In accordance with Government advice, we have taken the decision to put the following measures in place to limit the spread of COVID -19 (coronavirus).

• The Town Council Office is now closed to the public until further notice.
• All scheduled meetings are cancelled until further notice.
• VE Day 75 Celebrations Friday 8th – Sunday 10th May – are cancelled.

Town Council staff will be working from home and/or in the office and can be contacted via phone or email during normal opening hours 9am – 1pm Monday to Thursday, if you have any concerns.
Tel: 01885 482825 or Email: office@bromyardandwinslow-tc.gov.uk

We appreciate your understanding as we continue to prioritise the safety of our staff and residents.

Cllr Roger Page                  Mrs Karen Mitchell
Town Mayor                      Town Clerk

PAY & DISPLAY CAR PARKS

In order to help alleviate pressure on local residents and businesses while dealing with the Coronavirus pandemic, all parking charges in the Rowberry Street and Tenbury Road car parks have been suspended until further notice.

For information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) please use this NHS Link  https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

On this site, you will find all kinds of information about your Council, your Councillors and the meetings that are held.  Use the Useful Links section to access information about Bromyard and the surrounding areas.  Look at Bromyard.info where more information regarding events, shops and facilities can be found or click on Herefordshire Council.

Casual Vacancies

Would you be interested in becoming a Councillor?

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that two casual vacancies have arisen in the office of Councillor in the following wards:

Bromyard East (following the resignation of Peter Andrews)

Bromyard West (following the resignation of Helen Mortiboy)

The Returning Officer of Herefordshire Council has confirmed that as no election has been called for, the Town Council may fill these vacancies by Co-option.

Applications will be considered at the Town Council meeting on Monday 23rd March 2020 at 7pm in the Council Chamber in Rowberry Street.

If you would like to be considered for co-option as a councillor for the remainder of the 2019-2023 term, please contact the Town Clerk, Karen Mitchell for an application form or download one here: Co-option form

Completed applications must be returned to the Town Clerk no later than noon on Wednesday 17th March, 2020.

To be eligible, you must be at least 18 years old, and
• A British citizen, an eligible Commonwealth citizen or a citizen of any    other member state of the European Union.
You must also meet at least one of the following four qualifications:
• Be registered as a local government elector the parish, or
• Occupied as owner or tenants any land or other premises in the parish area for the last 12 months, or
• Your main or only place of work has been in the parish area for the last 12 months,
Or
You have lived in the parish area of within three miles of it for the last 12 months.


Grants

The Town Council has allocated a small pot of money for distribution to local good causes. Please download and complete an application form (which can be found under Your Council – Grants). For any queries please contact the Town Clerk.


Want to know more about Bromyard ?

Budget for 2020/21

Bromyard and Winslow Town Council has approved its Budget and Precept request for the financial year 2020/21. Available here: Budget 2020-21 Approved by Council 16.12.2019


External Audit 2018 to 2019 Annual Governance and Accountability Return 2018/19

Annual Governance and Accounting Statements 2018_19

Notice of Conclusion of Audit YE31.03.2019


Grants

The Town Council has allocated a small pot of money for distribution to local good causes. Please contact the Town Clerk for a copy of the current Grant Policy and Application Form.