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, welcome to Dedham Parish Council websiteFri, 1st July 2016

Dedham Parish Council serving the village of Dedham in Essex.  Please contact us if you have questions concerning the work of the Parish Council, if you have any concerns that you feel the Council should be aware of or where it can help or support you.  You can use the tabs above as well as the quicklink tabs below. to find your way around the site.  Also, links in the text are underlined and in most cases open in a new window.

 Proposed changes to parking and waiting restrictions in Dedham.   Following a significant increase in the number of complaints and concerns from residents and others about the congestion and  hazards arising along Crown Street the Parish Council asked its Community Infrastructure and Safety Advisory Group to review the situation and make appropriate recommendations.   The document and the relevant maps can be accessed using the links below.

 Parking Proposals Document      Dedham - Map 1A     Dedham - Map 1E     Dedham - Map 2    Dedham - Map 3 



  A new Community Facebook has been set up called Dedham Vale Voice. Click here to link to it,  DEDHAM VALE VOICE.

  Revised bus timetables for Dedham  - There is a revision to the 81/81A service effective Tuesday 3rd May 2016.  Click here for the revised timetable,   81/81A Service The other changes came into effect on 11th April. The contractor for the 80/81 service will be Panther Travel and for the 102 service (Mon-Sat evenings and Sundays) will be First Essex Buses.    Revised Bus Timetables

 Essex Playing Fields Association - The football pitch was the winner of best kept football pitch in Essex.  Three other awards were received including Gold for the Children's playground.  To view the certificates click on the links below.  Class 2 is for 'Playing Fields serving a population of less than 2,500',  Class 3 is for 'Children's playgrounds',  Class 4 is for 'Cricket Grounds' and Class 6 is for 'The best kept football pitch'.  Class 2 - Gold   Class 3 - Gold  Class 4 - Silver  Class 6 - Overall Winner.    For more information about the Essex Playing Fields Association, click here

 Dedham Sites for CBC Local Plan - The comments agreed by CBC on the criteria for assessing sites has been submitted to CBC. Click here for the notes  The call for sites page on the CBC website. 

Dedham PC's reports on the Sites can be found here:

077 Sun Downe    191 Coggeshall Rd      213 Long Rd East       091 Long Rd West/The Heath

Land at Long Rd East

 Polling Districts and Polling Stations Review.    Click here for the Borough Notice. 

 Village Defribillators.   We are now fortunate to have two defibrillators in the village.  One is located beside the Craft Centre, with thanks to the East of England Co-op for providing this equipment along with the support of the parish council.  It is available to the general public 24/7, 365 days a year. If you need to access it at any time, please follow the instructions on the box, which requires you to ring 999. They will give you a code to unlock the box, unlock the box, as well as sending an ambulance for assistance.  The second is located within the Sports Pavilion on the Duchy Field, obtained through Dedham Old Boys Football Club with help from the Essex and Suffolk Border League.  This can be used by anyone using or hiring the Sports Pavilion during village sports events.  Using the defibrillators does not require medical training and are designed for use by the general public in case of emergency.   For more information contact Kate Sambrook at k.sambrook@btinternet.com   

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Affordable Homes  Affordable Homes  »  (30 June)
Parking in Dedham  Parking in Dedham  »  (28 June)
Revised bus timetables for Dedham  Revised bus timetables for Dedham  »  (29 March)
Dedham Sites for CBC Local Plan criteria  Dedham Sites for CBC Local Plan criteria  »  (22 September)

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