Two new schemes for alternative funding for energy bills

The Government has launched two new schemes to provide energy bills support to residents: The Energy Bills Support Scheme Alternative Funding (EBSS AF) is providing £400 in energy bills support for households without a direct relationship to a domestic electricity supplier who didn’t qualify for the £400 rebate paid in Autumn 2022 – to apply … Read more

Have your say on the future of South Warwickshire

Stratford-on-Avon and Warwick District Councils are working jointly to create a new Local Plan for South Warwickshire. A Local Plan sets out the planning policies that the councils will use to assess applications for development as well as identifying (allocating) sites to meet our future development needs for housing and job growth We want to … Read more

Notice of Vacancy

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972 – SECTION 87(2) LAPWORTH PARISH COUNCIL   NOTICE OF VACANCY FOR A PARISH COUNCILLOR NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT: A casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the above named Parish Council, caused by the resignation of Rachel Bainbridge.   Dated this 26th day of January 2023 Signed ………….Helen … Read more

Make a change – become a Councillor

Ever wondered what a Parish Councillor does? Ever thought about becoming one? Then this meeting is for you! Come and find out –  Warwick District Council are running a ‘Prospective Councillor’ event in the area on 13th January 2023 How to become a Councillor What will be expected of you Why being a Parish Councillor … Read more

Rural Cost of Living Survey – Your Help Needed

The Rural Services Network in partnership with the Citizens Advice Rural Issues Group has launched a Rural Cost of Living Household Survey Independent research commissioned by the RSN in summer last year shows rural areas are suffering more acutely from the cost of living crisis compared to urban areas. To lend more weight to the argument for … Read more