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Aylesbury Town Council Christmas events

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Thu, 11/19/2020 - 09:51

Each year, Aylesbury Town Council provides the community with a variety of free events to lift everyone’s spirits and bring the town together. We would normally be looking forward to Festive Family Fun and Carolfest but unfortunately this year, it’s just not possible to bring large crowds all together. But this hasn’t stopped Aylesbury Town Council from putting their thinking caps on and coming up with a COVID-friendly selection box of events for you to enjoy with your family and social bubbles.

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Sunday 5 December until Sunday 13 December, Aylesbury Town Centre

Very special hand-painted Aylesbury Ducks will be on display in shop windows around the town. Follow the trail, complete the simple quiz and find out about some amazing local Key Worker Heroes. With a brilliant prize bundle donated by local independent businesses, this is a wonderful way to have some fun with the little ones while in town.

Nominate your Aylesbury Key Worker Hero. Nominations are open until Friday 27 November. More information about the trail, including how to download the trail sheet and submit your Key Work nomination, please visit aylesburytowncouncil.gov.uk/ducktrail

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Star gazing talk – Sunday 13 December at 6pm, online via Zoom

Have you ever wondered about the billions of stars we can see from our own back garden? Or where the Star of Bethlehem story may have originated from? Aylesbury Town Council’s virtual stargazing event is a brilliant opportunity to learn from the amateur experts from UK Astronomy.

For further information visit aylesburytowncouncil.gov.uk/StarOfBethlehem

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Available on our Facebook page and YouTube channel from Wednesday 23 December at 5pm.

A fun spin on the classic family game. Unbound Theatre will be doing the miming while you can sit back, have a laugh and compete against your family guessing what’s what.

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Mayor of Aylesbury, Cllr Mike Smith, said: “This really has been a challenging year for many people, so we are very proud to sprinkle a little festive cheer and sparkle to the residents of our town. The Key Worker Duck Trail sums up the unique history of our town, at the same time as celebrating our many heroes who have shone through this testing year. I am looking forward to reading all the nominations – but I am sure the final selection is going to be rather difficult. I hope that you are able to pop into town to see them all.

“We are thrilled to be able to continue our partnership work with UK Astronomy and Unbound Theatre, both charities are a joy to work with, and I know they will entertain and educate you with these unique events.”

Aylesbury Town Council provide these events without charge to support the wellbeing and positive spirit of the town.

All events are listed on Aylesbury Town Council’s Facebook page at facebook.com/aylesburytc

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Aylesbury Town Matters Issue 59

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Tue, 11/10/2020 - 09:05

Our latest issue of Aylesbury Town Matters is on its way to residents in the Parish of Aylesbury Town. If you can’t wait for it to arrive through your letterbox you can view or download a copy by clicking on the below buttons.

This issue covers updates from the Mayor, information of our virtual Dementia Friends sessions, tales from the Allotments, the Christmas opening times in the town centre, plus lots of community news and information from local charities and organisations.

Aylesbury Town Matters is also available in Audio Format. We have teamed up with Aylesbury Talking Newspaper Association. If you wish to receive the magazine in audio format then please contact Christine at ATNA direct on 01296 428861 or e-mail aylesburytn@yahoo.co.uk who will make the necessary arrangements.

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Welcome to the Buckinghamshire Music Trust

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Tue, 11/03/2020 - 17:00

Our core mission is to provide outstanding music education, including instrumental and vocal lessons at school and in one of our Music Centres across Bucks.

We also support schools in the delivery of their music curriculum, and work with a range of partners who share a passion for music and its importance for all young people, in all its forms.

For more information about music lessons and our Music Centres visit our website bucksmusic.org or call on 01494 216 053 or email to musicservice@bucksmusic.org

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Swan Community Bank

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Tue, 11/03/2020 - 12:02

Swan Community Bank is the trading name of Swan Credit Union Ltd, which is a locally based “not-for-profit” financial organisation owned and run by its members.  We offer savings and loans at affordable rates, to help our members save and manage their money ethically and responsibly.  We can offer a safe place for you to save; and loans at rates below those offered by high street and internet based consumer loan companies. All those who live or work in Milton Keynes, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire can join and there is no joining fee just a £1 minimum saving.

We first started our operations with only about 50 initial members in 2006 as MK Credit Union. In 2013 we merged with Aylesbury Credit Union to form Swan.  At the end of September 2020 we had 2,200 members; savings of £1,200,000 and outstanding loans of £800,000 and continue to grow. During the 12 months to end September we granted over £1 million in new loans to our members.

We exist to provide financial services to all residents in our areas of our operation, but we have a particular focus on assisting those who are not served well by commercial banks; who often find themselves in financial difficulty; and who also often facing excessive interest rates from high street and internet lenders. We are not a charity, but a community based financial cooperative, which returns any surplus above that required for reserves to its members through annual dividends. Unfortunately we have not been able to pay dividends last year nor this year, because of the costs of moving to run our own office and setting up a new computer system.

A good reason to save with us is that your funds are used to help other members in financial difficulty. All savings are fully protected by the official government deposit protection scheme. Regular savings also means you are more likely to be accepted for a loan from us when needed.

Why do members borrow from us? Many do so because of our community links and ethical policy; others do so because they have been turned down by the banks and thus face high interest rates from non-bank commercial lenders.  A third reason is that we specialise in small loans from £650 upwards and the banks are mostly not interested in making small loans, to even their best customers. The range of loans we offer and our current interest rates are shown in the box.

Note that the official APR rates assume no repayment; while the actual amount of interest paid on our loans is based on a declining balance. We have no arrangement fees, no hidden charges and no penalty for early repayment. For example with a standard loan of £1,000 over 12 months the APR is 34.5%. However the monthly repayment would be £97.49 and the total repaid after 12 months would amount to £1,169.85.

Normally we ask new members to save regularly for three months before they can apply for a loan. This ensures we know them and that they can afford regular payments. However because of the huge demand for instant credit (which explains the “success” of payday loans and internet lenders) we have a special scheme known as the “Child Benefit Savings and Loan Plan”

Immediate loans of £650 are available to new members with one child; and up to £1,250 for new members with 2 or more children; provided they agree to pay their Child Benefit directly into their new credit union account. For one child this amount is currently £21.05 per week. Over 52 weeks repayments would be £15 per week and the remainder is either savings or paid back to the member. Once the loan is cleared then the member can continue to save and borrow from us. Top up loans are also available before the end of the loan term.

Swan Community Bank has been financially supported over the years from grants from a number of local organisations including: MK Council; MK Community Foundation; Buckinghamshire Council; Heart of Bucks Community Foundation; and the following Town and Parish Councils:  Aylesbury Town Council; Bletchley and Fenny Town Council; Bradwell Parish Council; Buckingham Town Council; Campbell Park Parish Council; Kents Hill & Monkston Community Council;  New Bradwell Parish Council;  Simpson Parish Council; Stantonbury Parish Council; Stony Stratford Town Council; West Bletchley Council; Winslow Town Council; Wolverton Town Council; and Woughton Community Council. The Milton Keynes Christian Foundation was a founding member of the credit union and continues to provide our registered office free of charge.

Joining is easy – you can do it online at  www.swancommunitybank.org.uk or you can download our smartphone app by searching for “Swan Community Bank”. You can then complete the membership form online. Once you are a member you can manage your account online – check your balance, withdraw savings and apply for a loan.  You can save any amount regularly by standing order or by bank transfer.   We are also in partnership with an ethical organisation called ENGAGE, offering pre-paid debit cards. These can be used for spending or ATM withdrawals just like any other Visa card, but cannot become overdrawn and thus incur high interest charges. For more information about joining and all our services go to our website at: www.swancommunitybank.org.uk.   You can get also get advice or any information weekdays by telephoning: 03030 300147 (national rates apply) between 10am and 2pm or by sending an e-mail to enquiries@swancommunitybank.org.uk.

Finally a plea to all readers – assist us in becoming larger and financially sustainable for the longer term. Join us yourselves and let friends, family, work colleagues and others know about us. We struggle to get publicity, lacking sufficient funds for paid advertising. You could also help by encouraging your employer to join our payroll deduction scheme, allowing staff to easily save and repay loans via an automatic deduction from their wages.

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Our loans are available to those who save with us. Join for free online now.

All loans are subject to status and lending criteria, loans available up to 60 months. In the event of death your loan will be paid off in full. Terms and conditions apply. 

  • Small Saver Loan of £750 – £2000 at 3% – 2.5% per month (42.6% – 34.5% APR) over 12 – 36 months.
  • Saver Loan of £2000 – £5000 at 2% – 1.75% per month (26.8% – 23.1% APR).
  • Please be aware that once a loan has been granted, you will not be able to withdraw your shares (savings), unless the value of your shares (savings) is in excess of the loan balance repayable, and your payments are not in arrears. Please note that Credit Referencing may be applied.
  • Child Benefit Loan – Parents without a savings history with us who have one child can now apply for a £650 loan, while parents with two or more children can apply for up to £1,250 straightaway, providing Child Benefit payments are made into your Credit Union account – 3% per month (42.6% APR).
  • Payroll Deduction Loan – who works for an employer who has a partnership agreement with us is eligible to apply for an introductory loan straightaway of up to £5,000 at as low as 1.5% per month (19.6% APR).
  • Small Payroll Loan of £750 – £2000 at 2% per month (26.8% APR) over 12- 36 months
  • Payroll Loan of £2000 – £5000 at 1.75% – 1.5% per month (23.1 – 19.6% APR) for loan amounts over £4000 for 24 – 60 months [note: starts @ £2001 & £4001]
  • Please be aware that once a loan has been granted, you will not be able to withdraw your shares (savings), unless the value of your shares (savings) is in excess of the loan balance repayable, and your payments are not in arrears. Please note that Credit Referencing may be applied.
  • Start to Save Loan of £750 – £1500 at 3% per month (42.6% APR) per month over 12-24 months.

This loan does not require a savings history with us, but Credit Referencing may be applied.

Opening Times over the Holiday Period
  • Loans before Xmas?- Last Date for Applications – Friday 11 December.
  • Limited Service– 28-31 December
  • Return to Normal Service – Monday 4 January – Office and telephone hours 10 to 2 every working day.
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Town Mayor recognises incredible voluntary work of Aylesbury’s ‘Community Stars’

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Fri, 10/30/2020 - 13:03

The Town Mayor showed his appreciation to the hard work of four community stars at Aylesbury Town Council’s chamber.

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The Town Mayor awarded Amy Scullard, Richard and Abigail Walker and Julie Mary Curran with a certificate of appreciation for all they have done for the community.

Amy Scullard created the Save Mix 96 Facebook group during lockdown after news of the station being taken over by Bauer Media’s Greatest Hits Radio. Now named ‘Our Mix | Mix 96 Remembered’, the group has amassed more than 4,000 members.

Despite best efforts from herself and fellow Save Mix 96 group members, the campaign result did not go their way. However, the encouraging community spirit Amy created was hugely appreciated and much needed at that time.

Amy said: “I feel honoured to have been invited to meet with the Town Mayor and for the campaign efforts to be recognised. The campaign may have been seen as unsuccessful, but it brought a large, fantastic group of passionate members of our community together and I hope that the established group can now us working together to continue some legacies that Mix 96 started.”

Abigail Walker started the Aylesbury Wombles after learning about the environment at school and wanted to do something about the amount of litter seen in Aylesbury. Since June 2020 herself and her dad, Richard Walker, who is also known as Head Womble, have organised over 100 Aylesbury Wombles litter picks and have even encouraged teenagers to do their bit of their community with their Wombleteens group. Collectively they have collected thousands of bags of litter.

Richard and Abigail said: “It’s not our mess but it is our town. It has been amazing to see how quickly the Wombles have grown. If we think back a year ago, there used to be three may be five regular people attending each litter pick and now we have over 20 and sometimes even over 30 people turn out at the weekends.”

Julie Mary Curran was also recognised by the Town Mayor after creating two Facebook groups, ‘Official Aylesbury “How Can I Help Site” and ‘Aylesbury Businesses “How We Can Help Now” during Covid-19’, in the early stages of the pandemic. “She hoped that by creating these online spaces it would be easier for individuals in need of assistance to reach and receive willing help from the community during lock down.  These groups where essential for many people who needed support through the most difficult period. Together, the groups have over 3,800 active users which have helped to spread kindness and support across Aylesbury and are still a valuable asset to the community.

Julie said: “When I saw the business disappear in front of my eyes and people panicking about what is going on and where they would get food and other items from I felt I had to do something. I wanted to make sure that people didn’t feel isolated and bring the community together so we could all help each other in these unprecedented times. That’s why I started Official Aylesbury “How Can I Help Site” which has over 3200 members all helping each other.”

The Town Mayor, Cllr Mike Smith, said: “It is always a privilege to meet members of Aylesbury community who have made a positive impact within our town. Although the occasion was different due to social distancing being in place, it was a pleasure to meet and show appreciation for the selfless voluntary work of them all.”

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Help keep The Scouts in line – join us as a District Secretary

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Fri, 10/02/2020 - 16:08

Are you interested in volunteering to help young people? Are you a natural organiser?  Do you know what’s happening, not just next week, but next month and year too?  Is your electronic diary always perfectly in synch?  If this sounds like you, then we’d love you to consider supporting us as District Secretary.  A great communicator and team player you’ll be as good a listener as you are at taking accurate minutes and keeping us on track.

We’re only able to help young people step up, play their part and gain great skills when our groups are well managed and run.  A District Secretary is absolutely essential to this, which is why, as one of our Trustees, you will be responsible, supportive and have our best interest at heart at all times. In return you’ll have the satisfaction of knowing that you’re helping us prepare so many young people for the future.

Interested?  Let us know at:

Contact:  Ian Westgate, District Chairman on 07428 936333

Or email: ian.westgate@virginmedia.com

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Christmas Toy Box Appeal

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Fri, 10/02/2020 - 10:05

We’re super excited to share the news that we’ll be helping to keep the community spirit alive this Festive season through the “Christmas Toy Box Appeal” in partnership with Tring Radio, with the support of Stoke Mandeville Hospital Radio, Red Kite Radio and a team of dedicated volunteers

It’s been a challenging year for many but we’re determined to keep the legacy of the Toy Box Appeal alive by making sure local charities still have the opportunity to receive some amazing toys, generously donated by you.

Let us all share the love (not the bug) this Christmas!

If you are a local charity who would benefit from receiving toys, please get in touch with us.

Look out on our social media platforms for more information about the Christmas Toy Box Appeal launching on 1 November

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Aylesbury Town Council to host surplus produce donation station

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Mon, 09/28/2020 - 13:14

Courgettes, tomatoes, marrows or apples – whatever homegrown fruit or vegetable you have an abundance of, Aylesbury Town Council are collecting surplus for Aylesbury Vineyard’s Community Fridge.

The Community Fridge is an initiative that is operated and managed by the Aylesbury Vineyard Church. It offers local people and businesses the opportunity to donate fresh, good quality leftover food, which may otherwise be wasted.

The Town Council are supporting the Community Fridge by hosting a surplus produce donation station at Crown Leys allotment site on Friday 2 and Saturday 3 October from 10am-3pm.

All seven of the Town Council’s allotment sites have flourished since the pandemic hit but has left many allotment holders with extra fruit and vegetables that could become wasteful.

Allotment holders are being encouraged to donate their surplus produce to the Community Fridge by placing their donation in crates across all seven site thanks to Waitrose Aylesbury who are loaning them to the Town Council.

But now Aylesbury Town Council are hoping members of the community who have excess homegrown produce will donate what they can to benefit those in the area who need it most.

Town Mayor, Cllr Mike Smith, says: “We are asking members of the Aylesbury community to donate their surplus produce to help reduce food wastage but to also support their local community. We are delighted to offer two days for the public to drop off their produce in a safe and socially-distanced way to boost the Community Fridge’s stock and to benefit more people in at this difficult time. Thank you to Aylesbury Waitrose for loaning 20 crates to us to help to span this project across our seven sites so all our allotment holders are able to make a contribution.”

 If you would like to donate surplus fruit or vegetables you have grown, visit Crown Leys allotment site which can be accessed by Havelock Street in Aylesbury from 10am-3pm on Friday 2 or Saturday 3 October.

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Aylesbury Town Council offering to boost funding to local organisations

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Mon, 09/28/2020 - 13:10

Aylesbury Town Council’s grants programme could help turn 2020 into a more positive and encouraging year for community groups and charities after many have been struck with financial difficulty during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Town Council’s Grants Committee meet four times a year to discuss where their £50,000 budget will be distributed. Past recipients include Bucks Vision, Queen’s Park Arts Centre and Aylesbury Foodbank.

The grant types available to apply for are general grants, social grants and wellbeing grants which are vital to groups who need help with their finances at this unique time.

Town Mayor, Councillor Mike Smith, said: “Our Grants Programme allows the Town Council to help local organisations to fund amazing local projects and initiatives that currently might be difficult to fundraise for. Now more than ever, these local groups need support, so we hope to see many applicants in time for our October deadline.”

If you are involved with an organisation that might like to benefit from one of these grants and would like to be considered, the deadline for grant applications is Wednesday 7 October at 5pm. Please visit www.bit.ly/GrantsOct2020 to apply and find out more information.

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COUNCILLOR VACANCY FOR OAKFIELD WARD

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Mon, 09/14/2020 - 09:56

PUBLIC NOTICE

VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR OAKFIELD WARD

  1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN under Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act, 1972 that a casual vacancy exists in the office of a councillor for the above town/parish council (town ward if warded).
  2. A by-election to fill the vacancy will be held if within 14 days from the date below ten electors for the parish/ward give notice in writing to the Returning Officer calling for an election to be held to fill the vacancy.
  3. The address of the Returning Officer is:

Buckinghamshire Council

The Gateway

Gatehouse Road

Aylesbury

Buckinghamshire

HP19 8FF

  1. If no such notice is given, the Town Council will fill the vacancy by co-option, in which case any elector in the Parish interested in the vacancy should notify the Town Clerk, Aylesbury Town Council, Town Hall, 5 Church Street, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, H20 2QP keith.gray@aylesburytowncouncil.gov.uk of their willingness to be considered.

 

Dated: 14th September 2020                               Signed: Keith Gray, JP (Town Clerk)

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Dementia Friends Virtual session for public

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Thu, 09/03/2020 - 15:39

There’s more to a person than their Dementia’: Aylesbury Town Council offering a free awareness session on World Alzheimer’s Day

Dementia Friends Virtual session for public  –  Monday 21 September 2020 at 7pm

COVID-19 may have affected many of the Aylesbury Town Council’s day to day activities, but the importance of community has remained.

The Council are continuing their Dementia Friendly work in the community after being officially recognised by the Alzheimer’s Society as a town with a Dementia-Friendly Community in 2016. They are offering a free Dementia Friends awareness session on World Alzheimer’s Day (Monday 21 September) to help increase awareness of the disease and spread the message that there’s more to a person than their dementia.

The desire for people to feel they belong is stronger than ever whether that is through family, faith, school or community group, which is why it’s so important to be aware of those living with dementia.

Since May 2016, Aylesbury Town Council’s Dementia Champion, Benedicta Lasoye, has delivered 87 sessions amassing to over 2,500 Dementia Friends in Aylesbury. The free sessions are open to all – whether you’re a local business, school, community or faith group who would like to be involved in supporting our campaign – you’re more than welcome to attend. The more Friends created, the further Aylesbury Town Council will increase general awareness within the community.

The free session will be hosted virtually on Zoom on Monday 21 September at 7pm and will cover the five main key messages that help to understand how Dementia can affect people. Not only does the session highlight the importance of effective communication, but also how routine plays a significant role for many people. The session focuses on more of the things people living with Dementia can do, with their carers, in the community. This could be visiting their local shops, café or spending time with family and friends.

The online session will be no longer than 40 minutes and will be presented by Benedicta (also known as Bee) Lasoye. The Town Council is delighted to promote the key message to residents and community that “There’s more to the person than their Dementia”.

Book your free place via the Dementia Friends website: http://bit.ly/DementiaSessionSeptATC

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Great British September Clean Up 2020

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Thu, 09/03/2020 - 15:33
Aylesbury Town Council supports communities to clean up as part of country’s biggest mass-action environmental campaign

Aylesbury Town Council has pledged its support for this year’s Great British September Clean, run by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy.

The campaign, which was postponed in early spring due to Covid-19, will run from 11-27 September 2020. It will encourage the Great British public to take part in small, socially distanced clean-ups to remove litter from streets, parks and beaches across the country.

Aylesbury Town Council are offering Litter Pick Kits to anyone who would like to participate in the Great British September Clean.

Aylesbury Town Mayor, Cllr Mike Smith, said: “By giving as little as 15 minutes to litter pick participants in the national campaign could make a huge difference. The Great British September Clean is a chance to do something good in small groups of no more than five people and to help keep local streets and parks tidy.

“Being part of community activity improves mental health which is important now more than ever as we face such uncertain times so we hope members of the community will join us to support Keep Britain Tidy and the Great British September Clean.”

Pledge to pick as part of your daily routine or organise a clean up with up to five friends or family. Aylesbury Town Council can provide Litter Pick Kits which includes high vis jackets, bin bag hoops, litter pickers and bags to make your pledge that bit easier. Email Aylesbury Town Council at info@aylesburytowncouncil.gov.uk or call 01296 425678 to get yours.

Keep Britain Tidy Deputy Chief Executive Richard McIlwain said: “The overwhelming response to last year’s Great British Spring Clean showed that hundreds of thousands of people who love where they live and are prepared to take action to make it better for themselves, their families and their communities”

“We are delighted that Aylesbury Town Council is supporting this year’s campaign and would like to thank them for their support”.

“Without councils across the country giving the campaign their backing, our volunteers would not be able to do the incredible job they do.”

The campaign, in partnership with the Daily Mail, is made possible thanks to headline partners Co-op, Mars Wrigley, Red Bull and Wilko and is supported by players of People’s Postcode Lottery. The campaign is also supported by Clear Channel, Coca-Cola, Pepsi MAX and Walkers.

To find out how you can get involved, whether that’s by pledging to pick up litter in the course of your daily routine or organising a clean-up with up to five friends or family, visit keepbritaintidy.org/GBSeptemberClean

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Memorial Safety Testing at Tring Road Cemetery

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Fri, 08/28/2020 - 12:02

Unstable memorials can pose a hazard by falling over unexpectedly. Please take care not to touch any memorial or rely on them for support during your visit.

We are conducting memorial safety tests to assess the risk of memorials falling over and causing injury. This consists of a visual inspection and simple hand test to check for movement.

Any memorial found to post an immediate hazard will be laid flat and the grave owner contacted.

Memorials remain the property and responsibility of the grave owner. If your memorial has been laid flat you will need to contact your stonemason to have it safely re-fixed.

For further questions and information please contact our Bereavement Services Officer, Anthony Motyka on 01296 425678 or email info@aylesburytowncouncil.gvo.uk 

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Aylesbury Town Matters Issue 58

Aylesbury Town Council News Feed - Mon, 08/17/2020 - 10:17

Our latest issue of Aylesbury Town Matters is back in print and on its way to residents in the Parish of Aylesbury Town. If you can’t wait for it to arrive through your letterbox you can view or download a copy by clicking on the below buttons.

This issue covers excerpts from the Annual Report of the Council, updates from the Mayor and Allotments plus lots of community news and information from local charities and organisations.

Aylesbury Town Matters is also available in Audio Format. We have teamed up with Aylesbury Talking Newspaper Association. If you wish to receive the magazine in audio format then please contact Christine at ATNA direct on 01296 428861 or e-mail aylesburytn@yahoo.co.uk who will make the necessary arrangements.

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