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Neighbourhood Plan Referendum -
is a reminder that any residents who are not currently on the electoral
register, or who have recently moved, have until Tuesday March 11th,
2014 to apply in order that they can vote in the referendum. New
applications to vote by post or proxy must be received by Wednesday
March 12th, 2014. Similarly, any requests for changes to existing post
or proxy voting arrangements must be received by Wednesday March 12th,
2014. All applications must be sent to the Electoral Registration
Officer in Maidenhead. Further details can be found here.
posted March 1st, 2014.
Plan - Referendum date. The Borough has announced that the
referendum on the plan will take place on Thursday, March 27th 2014. A summary of the
plan can be viewed online here. The complete plan can be
found on both the RBWM website and the Ascot, Sunninghill and Sunningdale
Neighbourhood Plan website.
posted February 14th, 2014. updated February 18th,
Election of a Parish Councillor for The Parish of Sunningdale.
Two individuals applied to fill the vacant Parish Councillor
position. However, one has subsequently withdrawn. The election will
therefore be uncontested.
March 6th, 2014. updated March 6th, 2014.
Newsletter - February 2014 will be distributed to
households shortly. Meanwhile, here
is the online version.
posted February 18th, 2014.
of Election of a Parish Councillor for The Parish of Sunningdale.
papers, which can be obtained from The Returning Officer at the Town
Hall in Maidenhead, must be completed and delivered to The Returning
Officer by noon on Friday February 28th, 2014. If the election is
contested the poll will take place on Thursday March 27th, 2014
betweeen 7am and 10pm. Click
here for the full details of the Notice of Election.
February 24th, 2014.
and Geoff Hallett who run the Bracknell Foodbank have recently opened
Ascot Foodbank. It is based at Ascot Life Church on New Road, formerly
Ascot Baptist Church, and it operates on Tuesdays and Thursdays from
noon to 2pm.
posted March 5th, 2014.
Borough has now received the Examiner's report on the Ascot,
Sunninghill and Sunningdale Neighbourhood Plan
which recommends that the Neighbourhood Plan proceed to referendum,
subject to some recommended changes. It is expected that the Borough
will announce a date for the referendum shortly, possibly it will be in
late March. See the Neighbourhood Planning section of the Planning page for further
details. Here is a short video on the Neighbourhood
Plan. Meanwhile, SPAE (Society for the Protection of Ascot
and Environs) will be holding a special meeting on the
Neighbourhood Plan in the Ascot Authority Box (Level 2), Ascot Racecourse on Thursday
February 13th, 2014 at 7.30pm. All are welcome.
posted February 6th, 2014.
Area Neighbourhood Watch Newsletter. The February 2014
newsletter is being delivered to local residents. The online version can be viewed here.
February 19th, 2014.
Gritting Map. RBWM has introduced an interactive gritting map.
It shows the primary and secondary roads that will be gritted. Clicking
on a specific route will provide various information, including the
time when the last gritting run was completed. The map can also show
the positions of salt bins that are maintained both by the Borough and
by the Parish Council.
December 2nd, 2013.
Police Station will
be closed for major refurbishment work from Monday November 18th, 2013
until mid to late March 2014. The Ascot neighbourhood policing team
will be based at Windsor police station during this period. Thames
Valley Police is currently looking for a temporary site for a front
counter while the work is in progress. Details will be
when any information becomes available.
November 15th, 2013.
Garden. The garden is now relatively dormant. The strawberry
bed has seen some re-planting and several rows of garlic have been put
Here is a list of winter jobs on the plot.
December 2nd, 2013.