Werrington Neighbourhood Council

WERRINGTON NEIGHBOURHOOD COUNCIL And AREA FORUM ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING: Tuesday 7th June at 7.15 for 7.30pm At Werrington Parish Village Centre, Church Street

REPORTS, AWARDS, MEMBERSHIP, PRESENTATION

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS SERVING THE RESIDENTS OF WERRINGTON. COME ALONG AND FIND OUT WHAT YOUR LOCAL COUNCIL HAS BEEN DOING

MEMBERSHIP: There are six vacancies on Werrington Neighbourhood Council which will be elected at the Annual General Meeting (AGM). There are also co-opted vacancies for those people who are able to bring skills to the Council but do not want the full commitment. There are four existing members who would like to restand for election.

If you would like to stand for election as a full member or would like to be appointed as a co-opted member, please download an application form  here and return to the Secretary by 1st June 2022. If the number of applications exceed the membership vacancies, then an election will be held. Anyone over 18 and who is resident in Werrington can apply to join the Council and/or vote at the AGM.

 

 

Werrington Neighbourhood Council represents the area of the former Werrington North and South wards in Peterborough covering over 6500 residences.  The Council was established over 40 years ago and its aims are to:

  • Represent and promote the best interests of the inhabitants of Werrington,
  • Act as a forum for local opinion on planning proposals, amenities, the local environment and the development of the local area
  • To improve the environment of the area and the condition of life for its inhabitants by working in partnership with Peterborough City Council and other agencies.
  • To establish and maintain a Neighbourhood Forum, for the express purpose of promoting and improving the social, economic and environmental well-being of Werrington.

MEETINGS: All Neighbourhood Council meetings are open to the public and start with an open public forum for residents to ask questions and express views.   Please contact the Secretary for details a week before if you intend to attend.

TUESDAY 16th May, Tuesday 7th June AGM,  MONDAY 18th July Post AGM and general meeting

WERRINGTON NEIGHOURHOOD PLAN: For information click HERE

WERRINGTON’S UNDERPASS PROJECT: For information click HERE

DROP INS: Regular drop events are held throughout the village. Previous events have taken place at the Education Centre, The Barn and the library. Please look out for details of our next events.

EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES: Socially distanced events are taking place in 2021. Please see WERRINGTON ENVIRONMENT GROUP and WERRINGTON NEIGHBOURHOOD COUNCIL facebook pages for all details. To see some of our past events and activities click here.

SUPPORT THE NEIGHBOURHOOD COUNCIL AND AREA FORUM 

There are lots of ways of helping your community and Werrington Neighbourhood Council and Neighbourhood Forum.

BECOME A MEMBER: Contact the Secretary for details.

ATTEND OUR MEETINGS and EVENTS: Every meeting is open to the public. The Neighbourhood Council starts with an Open Public Forum where you can ask questions or share your views.  Regular environment and drop in events take place

JOIN OUR FACEBOOK PAGE: Keep up to date with news and meetings

SUPPORT OUR FUNDRAISING. Werrington Neighbourhood Council receives no funding and needs funds to meet our insurance, room hire and general activities. You can do this by:

SHOPPING ONLINE: Use easyfundraising to shop with over 3,600 retailers.. Every time you shop, you’ll raise a free donation for Werrington Neighbourhood Council every time, it’s that easy! Find out more: https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/werringtonnc/ or click here.

CROWDFUNDING: Currently crowdfunding is supporting the establishment of a fund to support Cuckoos Hollow Underpass. Click here to find out more.