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Christmas Tree at the Crossroads!

At Wednesdays meeting, the Parish Council received a thousand strong petition requesting the location of a Christmas Tree at the crossroads in the centre of Eccleshall. It was clear there was overwhelming support for the idea, which had been initiated by a number of...

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Notice of Parish Councillor Vacancy

Eccleshall Parish Council currently has a vacancy for a Councillor - please see attached Vacancy notice. If a public election is not called after the deadline of the 28th September, the Parish Council will be advertising the vacancy for election by application and...

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M6 24 hour road closure 22-23rd September 2018

The Council have been notified of a forthcoming 24 hour closure of the M6 motorway between junction 14 and junction 15. As part of the upgrade to the smart motorway upgrade programme, Creswell Home Farm Bridge is to be demolished, just north of J14. The bridge is no...

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Are you eligible for 30 hours free Childcare?

30 Hours Funded Childcare Initiative Working parents in Staffordshire can receive 30 hours a week of funded childcare for their 3 and 4 year old children. This could save you up to £5,000 a year in childcare costs. Children celebrating their third birthday this spring...

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The Successful re-dedication of Eccleshall’s War Memorial

The re-dedication service for the war memorial was held on Sunday 24th June. The service was to honour the 17 Eccleshall men who lost their lives in the Great War, and whose names had just been added to the War Memorial. The Service involved the Lord-Lieutenant of...

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