Tuesday, 31 July 2018

Cleaner needed for the Village Hall


CLEANER NEEDED
for
MAISEMORE VILLAGE HALL
APPROX 4 HOURS A WEEK
For further details contact:
Pete Tandy
01452 260250
petertandy@live.co.uk

Weekend Road Closures

The latest bulletin on the Over Roundabout works has now been published and can be read here.

It includes a notice of the road closures over the next two weekends to enable resurfacing work to be carried out. The details are:  

Friday 3rd August 19:00 - Monday 6th 06:00 to resurface the northern section.
Travel will only be permitted through the roundabout:
Eastbound from Highnam to Longford
From the city westbound to Highnam (via the A417 Slip).

Friday 10th August 19:00 - Monday 13th 06:00 to resurface the southern section.
Travel will be only be permitted through the roundabout:
Eastbound from Highnam to Longford
From Highnam to Maisemore
From Maisemore to Longford
From the city westbound to Highnam (via the A417 Slip).

Further information on the closures is available on the county council website: http://www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/A40-Over


Saturday, 21 July 2018

These fake emails are after your Amazon login details!

We’ve had an increased number of reports about these fake emails purporting to be from Amazon. The subject line and content of the emails vary, but they all contain links leading to phishing websites designed to steal your Amazon login details.

Always question unsolicited requests for your personal or financial information in case it’s a scam. Never automatically click on a link in an unexpected email or text.​​​​​​​
 
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Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Village Hall Jumble Sale

Don't forget the Village Hall Jumble Sale this afternoon - from 2pm to 4pm, entrance 50p

Friday, 13 July 2018

Roundabout bulletin



The latest bulletin on the Over roundabout works has now been published and can be read here.

Maisemore residents will be pleased to know that the pile driving has now been completed.


Monday, 9 July 2018

Scam Alert - fake Argos texts

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Scam Alert - Fake Argos Texts

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
Watch out for these fake
Argos texts offering refunds

These fake text messages purport to be from Argos and claim that you’re owed a refund. The link in the messages lead to phishing websites designed to steal your personal information, as well as payment details.

Always question unsolicited requests for your personal or financial information in case it’s a scam. Never automatically click on a link in an unexpected email or text.

Message Sent By
Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Sunday, 8 July 2018

Work on fibre broadband could start in August

Local company Complete Utilities has been awarded the contract for installing the Gigaclear fibre broadband system in Maisemore and hopes to be able to start work before the end of August.  The installation to a connection point outside each property in the village is being funded by central government under the Fastershire scheme.  There will be a charge for taking the fibre from these connection points into indvidual premises.

Representatives of both Complete Utilities and Gigaclear will be attending the next Parish Council meeting on Monday 3rd September to give an overview of the fibre broadband project and what it means for individual householders.  

Complete Utilities will also be circulating a letter about this to all households, which can be read online here (large file).

Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Plan for 60 new houses in Maisemore turned down

Tewkesbury Borough Council has refused permission for the application to build another 60 new houses on land adjacent to Bell House Farm.  

The reasons for the refusal are given in the Council's Decision Notice, which can be read here.

The applicant can, of course, appeal against this decision, but several of the reasons for refusal are on very strong policy grounds, including the excessive growth in housing in Maisemore within the plan period that would result.  

Sunday, 1 July 2018

Over roundabout works bulletin




The latest bulletin on the Over roundabout works has been issued and can be read here. Works have included:

Completion of Sheet pile installation to the A417 Maisemore  road

Installation of new drainage works on the A417 Maisemore road.

Installation of temporary surfacing, to West splitter island

Installation of Sheet piles to the south bank of the A40.

New gulley and drainage repairs started in the roundabouts central island

More  information is available on the Gloucestershire County Council website.