Venue: Chew Valley Secondary School - Chew Magna. View directions

Contact: Mark Hayward 01225 396975  Email:

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6.00pm - 6.45pm - Informal Open Public Session


Welcome from the Chair of the Forum



·  Local Police matters

·  Changes to the waste and recycling services

·  Local Government Boundary commission for England for Bath and North East Somerset

·  Announcement of the B&NES Community Empowerment Fund

·  To note update on the West of England Joint Spatial Plan

·  Chew Valley Children’s Centre project


Any Other Issues

(15 mins refreshment break)

7.00pm - 8.00pm - Ordinary Meeting


Notes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 128 KB


Matters arising


Theme: 'Environmental Sustainability- tackling future challenges and empowering local communities'

Jane Wildblood and Micaela Basford from the Council’s Corporate & Community Sustainability Team will give a brief presentation about progress being made across the district on environmental sustainability.  The team co-ordinate the B&NES Environmental Sustainability Partnership (ESP) across Bath and North East Somerset.   There are three key principles: partnership working, community enablement and leading by the example.  Jane and Micaela will be looking forward to a discussion about sustainability issues that are of interest to the Chew Valley.



Any Other Business


Date of next meeting:

3rd July – Theme: Health and Housing


·  Meet the Provider – ‘Meet the provider’ Virgin Care will be providing an update on progress so far and setting out their vision.

·  Meeting housing need in the local community – exploring the various affordable housing options, how local housing needs are defined and what is next for affordable housing in the Chew Valley


27th September & 4th December 2017