Great Yeldham Notice Board

Christmas Tree and Carol Service


Work to trees in Great Yeldham

Please be aware that on Thursday 22nd of December work will be undertaken to  the following:

Deadwood Oak tree on triangle

Deadwood Oak tree on common

Pollard Lime tree

Deadwood smaller Oak tree

Crown raise Lime tree up Leather lane

Crown raise Goat Willow up Leather lane

Take down dying Ash tree behind school

Take down 3x Blackthorns near Ash tree 

 All necessary approvals and safety precautions will be in place.



Great Yeldham Parish Council Needs You!

The Parish Council is looking for a resident of Great Yeldham to be co-opted onto the Council following a recent resignation.

The Parish Council represents the people of Great Yeldham and their interests. It is important that the makeup of the Council is a reflection of the local community, applications are welcomed from all who meet the qualifying requirements, details can be obtained from the Parish Clerk.

The Parish Council has a wide range of responsibilities and represents the interests of residents to other local authorities and organisations. The role of a co-opted councillor is exactly the same as that of an elected councillor, is very varied and can be very rewarding.

Further details on the role of a councillor and the work of the Parish Council can be obtained from the Parish Clerk, contact details above.

If you are interested in applying for the vacancy please send a written expression of interest (emailed submissions accepted) which includes your reasons for wishing to be a councillor; previous community/council experience; any other skills you can bring to the Council, your interests and recent career history.

Applicants will need to complete and sign a ‘Candidates Consent to Co-option' form, available on the website or from the Parish Clerk.  Applications must be received at the Parish Office by noon on Wednesday 30th November 2016. The Parish Council will consider all expressions of interest at the Parish Council Meeting to be held on Thursday 1st December 2016 @ 7.30pm, Reading Room.


Candidates Consent to Co-option' form


Repairs to Access Road, Sports and Recreation Ground  A. E. White Surfacing Limited have completed works to the Access Road.


Notice of Public Rights and Publication of Unaudited Annual Return - Accounts for the year ended 31 March 2016  see Parish Council, Annual Returns for full report.


Draft Local Plan 2033 please view pages under 'Public Consulation', 'draft Local Plan 2033' for copies of sites considered for development and consultation process.