Change to Parish Council Meeting Format

Change to Parish Council Meeting Format As the new chair of the Parish Council I am making a few changes to the format of the meetings to enable Councillors to debate matters and make decisions in a more formal manner, in line with good practice and the Parish Council...

Keep Fit and do your Village Bit

Have you seen those public spirited Sherintonians taking the time and trouble to do a bit of local rubbish collection around our village?  As part of a national initiative we have been provided with two sets of safety and trashing kit (hi viz, gloves, bags, pick up...

Local Connection Criteria

For both the High Street and Smith’s Yard developments the following “Local Connection” criteria will apply: Having lived in the Parish of Sherington for three (3) years or more out of the last five (5) years. OR Working at least sixteen (16) hours...

High Street – Affordable Housing

There will be 11 properties within the “Barwood Homes” development on the High Street. These will be available, as a priority, to applicants with Sherington connections (subject to existing criteria).  Details of criteria and where to apply will be published...

PlanMK Consultation Response

Sherington Parish Council is in general agreement with the direction being taken in Plan MK with the main development being to the south and west of Milton Keynes and redevelopment of brownfield sites. This was our preferred option in previous submissions to MK...

Vote on Neighbourhood Plan

The Referendum date has been set for the 21st September 2017  Please come out and show support for the Neighbourhood plan. For further details regarding the plan check out our Neighbourhood plan pages or...

Proposed MKC Budget Summary for Olney Wards

Budget summary for the Olney ward parishes. The budget this year has to make significant savings of around £22m. These are made up of over 140 savings proposals ranging from £10k to over £1m in a single line. Some of these are cuts to services, some are efficiencies...

Minerals Local Plan Update

The Milton Keynes Minerals Local Plan (MLP) was submitted to the Secretary of State for its independent examination on 31 March 2016. The examination hearing sessions were held on 18 and 19 October 2016. As a consequence of a formal request by the Council to the...