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Here you will find infomation about the place, the history, local organisations, businesses, places to stay and events.

Small field - new open space for Grampound

Picture of field

The lease has now been exchanged with the landowner and Grampound with Creed Parish Council has taken over management of an area of open space adjoining the Tannery development. The field has been used in the past as agricultural land and we will now need to apply for planning for a 'change of use' to use it as an open space. The plan is to consider adding a few trees to the space and some furniture. Ideas would be most welcome.

Bus Shelter electronic sign installed

Picture of bus shelter

The electronic sign has been installed into the new 'eco' bus shelter on Fore Street.

You can see the black box sign inside the shelter attached to the roof. When fully commissioned the sign will display live bus time information.

Casual Vacancy

There is a vacancy at the Parish Council following the resignation of Mr Norman Baines. We wish Norman the very best as he moves house 'up country' and thank him for his work on the council and as chair of the planning committee.

What happens now? Read the full notice on the link below.

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 ... (PDF)

Update on Town Hall clock

The town hall clock hammer has seized and therefore the bell has not been ringing. Paul, the engineer, from Smith of Derby, the clockmaker, visited in January.

Grampound Community Fund open for 2015 applications

Screen shot of fund website

The Grampound Community Fund (from the Garlenick Wind Farm through Grantscape) is open for applications for funding in 2015.

Details can be found on the Fund's website. The closing date is 13th May 2015 so get your applications in!

Grampound Carnival AGM January 28th

Carnival banner

There may not be a carnival in Grampound this year unless committee members are found to coordinate the event.

The carnival committee had its annual general meeting on 28th January at 19:30 in the Village Hall. The chair, treasurer, and secretary have all stepped down and they were thanked for their hard work over the past few years.

Ahead of the meeting a circular had said:

Parish Council meeting January 15th

The parish council agenda is available online for the next meeting. Please visit the document store for the agenda and previous minutes.

For information on parish council meetings please visit the Parish Council page.

Parish Council meeting December 18th

Farewell to John Sweetman Town Crier for Grampound with Creed

John Sweetman, Town Crier, Grampound with Creed

Everyone will recognise Mr John Sweetman from the Carnival and other events in Grampound. He has been a town crier for 36 years and officially for Grampound for nearly 20 years.

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