Bracebridge Heath Parish Council has been conducting essential business by having remote meetings. Remote meeting are open to the general public to observe. Agendas are published online the Parish Council website and Facebook Page and include access codes to meetings
Draft schedule of meetings
First Tuesday of every month Full Council
Monday 18th May Environment Committee
Tuesday 19th May Neighbourhood Plan sub Committee
Monday 15th June Environment Committee (if required)
Tuesday 16th June Finance and Policy Committee
Monday 22nd June Amenities Committee
All remote meetings begin at 7.30pm
All of Council’s outdoor facilities are now closed until further notice and signs have been displayed to explain this.
Closures include the skate park, outdoor gym, MUGA, tennis courts and all 3 play parks at the Recreation Ground, Grantham Road and Stane Drive. Council has closed these as far as possible but some of our facilities cannot be physically closed. Members of the community need to act responsibly and accept that they must not be used until further notice.
The Recreation Ground remains open for exercise (excluding the use of aforementioned facilities). Please be a responsible dog owner and pick up after your dog. All members of the community should be able to enjoy the use of green spaces.
The VE day event planned for 8th May has been postponed. A new date will be set in due course and organisers will contact everyone involved.
Offering and requesting help and support during the coronavirus outbreak
If you are able to offer support, please complete this form https://forms.gle/Dxecbi4rV4KVCQWS9 Personal information will be kept by Bracebridge Heath Parish Council and shared with Lincolnshire County Council and partner agencies in connection with volunteering during this period of coronavirus outbreak. Bracebridge Heath Parish Council will not use the information you provide here for anything else.
If you would like to request support for yourself or for anyone else, please visit https://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/coronavirus-support-services/community-advice-support/3?documentId=413&categoryId=20126
Complete the online form or ring 01522 782189.
This information will go directly to Lincolnshire County Council and is not processed by Bracebridge Heath Parish Council.
We will continue to signpost information as it becomes available. Please share online and pass information on to anyone who does not have access to social media or internet.
Thanks to all the 70+ volunteers who have offered their services so far. Community spirit at its finest.
It is wonderful to see how the residents of our village have responded to these strange and challenging times.
For those of you interested in the history of our village and St John’s Hospital
These documents by Cllr Sue Manders are available to see at St John’s Church and in the library as soon as it reopens and now also available to download from the Parish Council website http://parishes.lincolnshire.gov.uk/BracebridgeHeath/section.asp?catId=40362
Please note that some of these documents are drafts and need further revision and editing. Feedback about each one will be appreciated.
1. Origins of St John's Hospital. June 1847 - April 1848
2. St John's Hospital Cemetery 1855 - 1957 (Revised November 2019) showing the layout of the cemetery and the number of burials.
3. St John's Hospital Cemetery - Names of those who lie at rest in this cemetery (Updated November 2019)
4. Bracebridge Heath Character Profile Revised 2019
Stay safe everyone and look after each other.
Mrs S Knowles - Clerk to Council
Bracebridge Heath Community Library,
Lincoln, LN4 2LA
Tel: 07899 888530
Mrs R Fraser - Assistant Clerk to Council
Tel: 07917 132785