January 2020 news for Preesall Town Council


Star Award

The Council has decided to make an award for those who do 'unsung' work within the community, whether that be volunteering, helping or keeping things running. If you know of a stalwart helper, group, community volunteer or someone you admire for their work in the community - let us know.


More details of the award and a nomination form can be found on the Council's website under the 'information' tab or from the clerk at the address below.


Nominations will be accepted up to 31st March 2020 and judging will take place in April, with any Star Award recipient being invited to a presentation at the Council's Mayor Making Ceremony in May.


VE Day 75

The council will be hosting an event on Friday May 8, which will be a bank holiday. A large-scale event is planned with a 'picnic in the park' and entertainment from 3pm to 6pm. Charities interested in having a stall on the playing field are asked to contact the clerk.


Commonwealth Day

This year Commonwealth Day falls on 9 March, with the theme for 2020 being            -Delivering A Common Future: Connecting, Innovating, Transforming. The Mayor will raise the Commonwealth Flag at 10am at the Battle of Britain memorial on the Esplanade and read the Commonwealth Affirmation.


Road repairs

The stretch of Pilling Lane outside Carter's Charity school will be resurfaced during the February half-term period.


Next meeting

Preesall Town Council will meet next on Monday 10 February 2020 at the Youth and Community Centre on Lancaster Road, from 7pm. This is a public meeting and residents are welcome. An opportunity to raise matters is available.

For further information contact the clerk, Alison May, by email at preesalltowncouncil@gmail.com, by phone on 07739 868212 or via the contact function on the website: clerk@preesalltowncouncil.org

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