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Mrs Caroline Phillips - Clerk
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South Lopham St. Andrew’s ChurchRev'd Canon Tony Billett, Rural Dean for the Upper Waveney Benefice. Please contact the Diss Parish Office on 01379 643783.
Hall bookings with Mrs J. Vere on: Tel 01379 687679
The meeting will be held on Tuesday 2 March 2021 from 1930 via Zoom. If you wish to attend the meeting please contact the Clerk who will issue you with joining instructions.
Proposed meeting dates;
2 March 2021 – virtual
18 May 2021 – tbc
Further to the publication of South Lopham Parish Council’s audited accounts and governance statement for the financial year 2019-20, it is a requirement of the “Transparency Code for Smaller Authorities” that a list of the Council’s expenditure is published. A PDF copy of the document identifying the expenditure for the years 2018/19 and 2019/20 can be viewed at the link below (will open in a new window)
The meeting will be held at 4:00pm on Tuesday 8 September 2020, Valley Farm, Low Common
In accordance with the “Transparency Code for Smaller Authorities”, South Lopham Parish Council has published it’s audited accounts and governance statement for the financial year 2019-20. PDF copies of the documents can be viewed at the links below (will open in new windows)
During Covid19 South Lopham Parish Council has temporarily suspended in-person meetings. The Council are continuing to carry out their business in so far as this is possible and are using email and telephone to communicate ideas, discuss, agree and approve decisions. All decisions are being recorded and anyone wishing to see any of the supporting paperwork should contact the Clerk.
The Annual Parish Meeting & Annual Parish Council Meeting has been postponed and will be held when practical, in the meantime the existing Chairman and Vice Chairman are continuing in their respective offices.
South Lopham Parish Council Minutes of the virtual email meeting to approve the annual audit and governance statements.
South Lopham Parish CouncilDuring Covid19 the Parish Council were unable to meet in person but continued in so far as they were able to undertake parish business and support the community. It was agreed that in general email would be used to discuss business and confirm approval where decisions were made along with occasional use of telephone conversations.
This document records the discussions and decisions made from the last meeting in March to end May 2020.
Any member of the public wishing to see the email correspondence supporting this document should contact the Clerk.
The local community have set up an initiative if anyone requires help while you are self isolating. Please contact William Nunn on 01379 688254 or 07443 567354.
Volunteers should also get in touch.
URGENT COMMUNICATION FROM BOTESDALE HEALTH CENTRE – CORONAVIRUS – APPOINTMENTS & MEDICATIONS
The Botesdale Health Centre Patient Participation Group (PPG) have been requested by the Health Centre to inform as many Patients as possible to ring the Practice prior to any appointments they already have booked.
Until further notice Patients with booked appointments will require to be telephone triaged and are not to attend the Health Centre.
Please refer to the Health Centre website http://www.botesdalehealthcentre.nhs.uk/ for the latest status
Your assistance is much appreciated.
Notes from the January 2020 meeting of South Lopham Parish Council
The meeting will be held on Tuesday 3 March 2020 from 1930 at Valley Farm, South Lopham, IP22 2JT