Events

Annual Town Meeting - 3 Apr

Just a little reminder that if you want to know what is happening in your Town, have ideas for the future that you would like to share, or find out what we did as a result of last year’s Annual Town Meeting then please accept our invitation to attend the Millennium Jubilee Hall at 7.15pm on 3rd April 2017.

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Kesgrave Library News - Mar

The following activities will be taking place in the library in March.

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Notices and Reports

Micro Grant Scheme for small and medium sized Businesses

The New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership is calling for local businesses to apply for a grant between £1,000 and £10,000 to help expand, introduce a new product or service or improve productivity. Micro, Small and Medium sized businesses may apply for a grant of up to 20% of the total cost of their plans.

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Dangerous and Illegal Parking in Kesgrave

Working with Suffolk Constabulary and in conjunction with community partnership work with the Police Community Support Officer for Kesgrave, the Town Council would respectfully wish to remind some local residents to  take extra care and have more consideration when parking vehicles near to their properties or when visiting family and friends around Kesgrave.

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Kesgrave Big Lunch - 10 Jun - March Update

Put this date in your Diary! Plans for this Community event are in full swing with schools, clubs and societies across the Town getting involved.

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Kesgrave Youth Club - Volunteers Needed

Kesgrave Youth Club is looking for volunteers to join their Team. We currently need volunteers for Tuesday evening’s Youth Club – school years 7 & 8.

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Mobile Skate Park Project - Volunteers Required

The Mobile Skate Park project is looking more likely to go ahead. One volunteer has come forward to receive the skate park coaching qualification and to offer his services for the Spring Half Term Holiday – but we could do with another one or two volunteers.

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Not always the "Usual Suspect"

Whenever the words “Anti-social behaviour” are mentioned, everyone thinks we must be talking about young people. Anti-social behaviour can be experienced in many forms and, unfortunately, not just by young people.

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Play and Open Space News - Mar

Work at Oak Meadow to install more Play equipment and some Outdoor exercise equipment suitable for adults and children 14+ should be taking place this month.

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Speeding in Kesgrave – Community Speedwatch - Volunteers Required

There is now an agreement between Rushmere St Andrew and Kesgrave Councils for the introduction of Community Speedwatch across both areas.

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Be on guard again fake Trading Standards Officers

We have been advised by Essex Trading Standards that they have received three reports of roofers calling at homes, claiming to be from Trading Standards.

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Play and Open Space Update - Feb

Funding has been secured from Suffolk Coastal Outdoor Play Space Fund to install a swing and small play unit for toddlers, a three bay swing for older children and an Aerial Runway (Zip Slide) on Oak Meadow Play Area.

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Air Quality in Kesgrave

As a result of the roadworks that caused lengthy traffic hold ups in Autumn, a resident – who is on the Town Council’s Traffic and Pedestrian Working Group – asked about the monitoring of air quality in the Town.

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Kesgrave and Rushmere PCSO Report - Dec

Hello and welcome to my monthly Match Funded PCSO report for December 2016.

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Have you lost a bicycle?

A member of Council staff found a fully functioning bicycle whilst on Council business in the first few days of the new-year.

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Neighbourhood Plan - Help Required

You are probably aware that the Neighbourhood Plan boundary has now been agreed. Now we need to proactively resource and move forward and start the engagement process.

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Town Councillor Update

An update on resignations and appointments.

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Bus Shelters and Service to the Hospital

Update on responses to a bus service to the Hospital and does your local bus stop need a bus shelter?

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What would happen if there was an emergency in Kesgrave?

Perhaps you could put your name forward as an emergency volunteer, someone who would just be called upon in the emergency?

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