Stoke Parish Council Newsletter

PARISH COUNCIL REPORT
FOR VILLAGE VOICES
JANUARY 2018

REPORTS FROM THE PARISH COUNCIL MEETING HELD ON THE 3 JANUARY 2018
REPLACEMENT NOTICE BOARDS QUOTATIONS.
The clerk read out a number of options along with the various prices. Following a discussion, Cllr P Tungate proposed that a contract for the fixed price quote from Colyn Property Services be accepted. In addition signage in gold lettering on a black background to be used. This is to be Stoke Parish Council. Erected in memory of Don Jones. This was seconded by Cllr G Blackman and resolved.
PENINSULA METHODIST CHURCH REQUEST FOR A FINANCIAL DONATION.
A request for £200 has been received from the church to help set up a companion café, along the similar lines to a dementia café type drop in for those with progressive conditions and their carers. Cllr P Tungate moved £200.00, seconded by Cllr G Barron. This was resolved.
STOKE CAR PARK
The long term parking of vehicles in the car park in Lower Stoke which are only on SORN notices and some do not seem to be insured. Cllr Filmer is in discussion with Medway Council`s parking services manager to see what can be done to help get over the problem. Please be warned if YOU have a vehicle that is not fully taxed and insured in the public car park you could get notice from the DVLA or the Police, to remove said vehicle.
DEFRIBULATOR
A new set of pad`s are to be ordered for the Village Defribulator which is on the Village Hall wall next to the Doctors front door.
VILLAGE HALL REPORT. 
Cllr Mrs Elmes  reported  that the Nag`s Head P.H. had donated £50.00 from a raffle to the Village Hall fund, and a further £50.00 to the Air Ambulance fund. The AGM of the Village Hall will be on 17th January 2018 at the Village Hall. 

 THE NEXT PARISH COUNCIL MEETING WILL BE WEDNESDAY THE 7TH FEBRUARY 2018

Quick information:
Your Parish Councillors are: Cllr BStone - Chairman, Cllr Mrs M Elmes - Vice-Chairman, Cllr G Barron, Cllr P Tungate, Cllr Mrs Julia Cherry, Cllr G Blackman, Cllr R Bridge.
Police Contacts: The local officer for Stoke and the Peninsula is PCSO Sean Alderton. Non-urgent crime reports and enquires call 101. Still use 999 for all emergencies.