Welcome to the parish of Cottered and Throcking,
one of Hertfordshire's most beautiful and well-kept villages.
LOCAL COUNCIL ELECTIONS
Local Council Elections are being held on 2nd May 2019.
If you wish to stand as a Parish Councillor you will need to complete a Nomination Form. These can be submitted from 21st March 2019 up until 4.00pm on 3rd April 2019.
The Nomination Form, Nomination Form Covering Letter for Candidates, Timetable for Elections and Clerk's Briefing Notes are all available via these links.
COMMUNITY GOVERNANCE REVIEW
On 17 October 2018 East Herts Council considered the final
recommendations of the Community Governance Review of Buntingford Town Council, including the town boundary. This was the subject of public consultation from 13 February 2018 until 6 April 2018 and again from 31 May 2018 until 27 July 2018.
The Council agreed the final recommendations of the review, including changes to the parish boundary between Buntingford and Cottered with effect from 1 April 2019.
The Reorganisation Order giving effect to these changes has now been sealed.
Hard copies of the decision document and Reorganisation Order, and of maps showing the details of the boundary changes are on deposit and available for public inspection during office hours at the East Herts Council offices at Wallfields in Hertford and Charringtons in Bishop’s Stortford.
BUNTINGFORD COMMUNITY BUS SERVICE (BCAT)
Coming to Cottered and Throcking EVERY MONDAY Starting on 1st October 2018.
Please click on the links for a guide to times and pick up points.
Details of the full service can be found on the Buntingford Town Council website https://www.buntingford-tc.gov.uk/bcat.html
PEDESTRIAN CROSSING FEASIBILITY STUDY REPORT
The Parish Council has received a copy of the report investigating the feasibility of placing a pedestrian crossing on the A507 in Cottered..
NEW HOMES BONUS
An update on the New Homes Bonus is available via this link.
CAR BOOT SALES
If you are planning a Car Boot Sale as part of any event you are organising you will need to obtain a licence. An explanatory letter and application form are available by clicking on these links. (Updated March 2016)
GUIDE TO SAFER AND SUCCESSFUL EVENTS - NEW WAY TO NOTIFY
East Herts Safety Advisory Group (SAG) would like to know if you are organising an event as they can provide a one stop shop providing advice on running a safe and successful event. Click on the link for further information.
Hertfordshire Constabulary Monthy Update
Update April 2018
Update March 2018
Update January 2018
Update December 2017
Meetings are normally held bi-monthly on the 2nd Tuesday of the month starting at 7.30pm in Cottered Village Hall.
The next Parish Council meeting dates are:
- 14th May 2019
- Annual Parish Meeting 21st May 2019
- 9th July 2019
- 10th September 2019
- 12th November 2019
- 14th January 2020
- 10th March 2020
Transparency Code for Smaller Authorities
Cottered and Throcking Parish Council is required to make public certain information in order to comply with the Transparency Code for Smaller Authorities.
The information required can be accessed via this link
The Parish Council
Cottered & Throcking Parish Council has six Parish Councillors.
|Chairman||Bryan Pitman Shipwrights, Cottered, Hertfordshire. SG9 9QN DPI
Contact details: Telephone 01763 281279 Email email@example.com
|Vice Chairman||Terry McGrath 7 Peascroft, Cottered, Hertfordshire. SG9 9QS DPI
Contact details: Telephone 01763 281337
|Councillors||Colin Bayles Childs Farm, Baldock Road, Cottered, Hertfordshire. SG9 9PU DPI
Contact details: Email firstname.lastname@example.org
|John Bull 18 The Crescent, Cottered, Hertfordshire. SG9 9QX DPI
Contact details: Telephone 01763 281324
|David Charles Sheldon, Warren Lane, Cottered, Hertfordshire. SG9 9QD DPI
Contact details: Telephone 01763 281416 Email email@example.com
|Barry Dean 6 Peascroft, Cottered, Hertfordshire. SG9 9QS DPI
Contact details: Telephone 01763 281251. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
|Parish Clerk||Denise Anderson|
|Address||33 Fairfield, Buntingford, Hertfordshire, SG9 9NU|