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Public consultation will soon begin on the future of the site of the Royal Ordinance Factory at Featherstone. The site offers the potential for 2,500 jobs. Consultation on the options to improve the road network will be taking place on:
24 January between 14.00 and 20.00 at Greenfields Golf Club, Cat and Kittens Lane, Featherstone WV10 7JB and
31 January between 14.00 and 20.00 at Featherstone Community Centre, Baneberry Drive, Featherstone, WV10 7TR. The consultation period ends on 12 February 2017.
Please go along and have your say. You can also have make comments on Staffordshire County Council's website www.staffordshire.gov.uk/yourcouncil/consultationandfeedback
South Staffordshire Council has published its final Publication Plan - Site Allocation, for consultation. Please follow the link below for full details. https://www.sstaffs.gov.uk/planning/site-allocations.cfm
Hard copies of documents are available for inspection at the Parish Council office until the consultation ends on 27 February 2017.
Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its Bags of Help initiative across England and Wales. The scheme sees three community groups and projects in each of around 200 Tesco regions awarded grants of £5,000, £2,000 and £1,000 – all raised from the 5p bag charge.
Bags of Help offers community groups and projects across the UK a share of revenue generated from the 5p charge levied on single-use carrier bags. The public have voted in store from 1 to 31 December on who should receive the £5,000, £2,000 and £1,000 awards.
We should soon find ot how much we will receive!
To find out more visit the Bags of Help website at www.tesco.com/bagsofhelp