Parish Clerk Email Contact

A new email account has been set up for members of the public, and councillors, to use when contacting the Clerk to Morcott Parish Council. This enables the Clerk to keep official business separate from personal emails!

Please use this in future:  clerk@morcottparishcouncil.org.uk

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Lost Property

Two items of lost property have recently been passed to the website Admin.

The first is a CAR KEY fob, for remote locking and with a pop-out ignition ‘key’. Found in the bus stop on the High Street.

The second is a tiny  (really tiny, possibly a child’s?) drop earring. Just one, found in the Village Hall.

Please contact Jane on 747 157 for either of these.

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Parish Council Meeting 7 Sept

Updated notification, with new Agenda attached.

The next meeting of Morcott Parish Council is on Wednesday 7 September, officially starting at 7.30pm.

Here is the final AGENDA MEETING 7TH SEPTEMBER2016

Councillors briefing papers may be viewed here

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/3y7lt8jmf7lhyck/AACJpmk5A2f6kEDBE-W8Q4OXa?dl=0

 

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Rutland Local History & Record Society: Morcott

The Society is visiting Morcott on Saturday 17 September. Villagers are welcome to attend the afternoon events, but advance booking is requested, accompanied by the fee of £5 per adult. The format of the afternoon is as follows, with the welcome and ‘Master Masons’ talk taking place in Church, and the Exhibition in, and walk starting from the Village Hall.

  • 1.45pm PowerPoint presentation
  • 2pm Welcome and Introduction from Edward Baines
  • 2.10pm ‘Master Masons – the Joyce Family Legacy to Morcott’ An illustrated talk by Tony Martin
  • 3pm Morcott Local History Exhibition and light refreshments
  • 4pm Village Walk: a leaflet-guided historical walk

A leaflet about this has been delivered to every house in the village: it includes a booking form which needs to be returned to RLHRS at Rutland County Museum in Oakham by 9 September, along with your £5 fee. Further details from secretary@rutlandhistory.org

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Parish Council Minutes

The Clerk has asked the website admin to upload the draft minutes of the Extraordinary Meeting of Morcott Parish Council held earlier this month.

They may be viewed and downloaded here: Minutes of the Extra-ordinary meeting held on Monday 8th August 2016

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Notice of Extraordinary Parish Council Meeting & White Horse Inn consultation feedback

The Parish Clerk has asked the website admin to post the following Agenda and supplementary information.

An Extraordinary meeting of Morcott Parish Council will be held on Monday 8 August, starting at 7pm, in the Village Hall.

The main business of the meeting is the White Horse Inn and next steps. Here is the AGENDA EXTRA-ORDINARY MEETING 8TH AUGUST 2016-2 (pdf can be viewed, downloaded and printed if you wish).

Ahead of the meeting, which is open to the public, a topline analysis of the feedback questionnaires has been carried out and the data can be accessed below, presented in 5 different tables.

There is also a Briefing Document. Click on it here: Briefing doc for MPC Meeting Agenda Items #4&5 8th August ABJ 020816

WhiteHorseExhibQuestionnaireAnalysis#1 All Q’s 250716

WhiteHorseExhibQuestionnaireAnalysis#2 Residents250716

WhiteHorseExhibQuestionnaireAnalysis#3 NamedRes 250716

WhiteHorseExhibQuestionnaireAnalysis#4 AllNamed 250716j

WhiteHorseQuestionnaireResponsesNo Names inc comments MPC 020816

 

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Church Sunday 31 July

All are welcome at South Luffenham church at 10am on Sunday 31 July, for the only church service that will be held in our group of parishes that day, because it is a ‘fifth Sunday’. The service will be led by our ‘new’ Priest-in-Charge the Very Reverend Christopher Armstrong.

Chris successfully completed his abseil down Peterborough Cathedral tower on 8 July. We’d like to thank all those who already sponsored him (the money is split between the Cathedral and our churches). There’s still time to donate if you wish!

The next church service in Morcott is 7 August.

 

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