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St George’s Barracks: MPC & RCC meetings – please read & act!

Andrew Johnson, the Chairman of Morcott Parish Council writes: On 21st January 2019 at 7.00pm there is a full council meeting of Rutland County Council at their Catmose headquarters. On the agenda is a proposal to support an application for … Continue reading

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St George’s Barracks Update August 2018

Some of you may have received an email from Rutland County Council about the Consultation that was held in May/June. I did, because I have signed up to their email list of those who want to stay in the loop. … Continue reading

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St George’s Barracks plans: update

The INITIAL consultation on what is called the High Level Master Plan closed on 14 June 2018, but it appears that only about 1300+ responses to various Questionnaire/Comment opportunities were received. Apparently only 325 responses were recorded via the online … Continue reading

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Have your say about St George’s Barracks proposal

The proposed ‘garden village’ on the site of St George’s Barracks may be good for Rutland, but whatever your view regarding the development, we should consider the potential impact on Morcott. Even though the new village will be set between … Continue reading

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Your Community, Your Resources

The Round Rutland organisation, which for 10 years has been providing advice and support to vulnerable and elderly people in the county, is winding up because its funding has come to an end. It is holding a final event – … Continue reading

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Green Bin Charge from April

The Parish Clerk has received a communication from RCC about the new charge for collecting our Green bins: “As you will know, last September Rutland County Councillors voted to introduce a £35 charge for green bin collections, starting from April … Continue reading

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Result of Village Poll

Rutland County Council has posted the result of yesterday’s Village Poll (7 Sept 2017) It is here in PDF form: Notice of Results – Morcott Parish Poll The summary is: TURNOUT 58%; 165 votes were cast, but 1 was rejected … Continue reading

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