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National Planning Applications Fee Increase

In line with new government regulations, National Planning Applications Fees will increase by 20% as of 17th January 2018.

Pay Less....Get More at Meadowside and Uttoxeter Leisure Centres this new year

East Staffordshire Borough Council is encouraging more local residents to get active this New Year with a special offer on memberships at its leisure centres.

Burton’s Gardens to Get a Face Lift

East Staffordshire Borough Council’s Open Spaces team will begin work over the next few months to improve some of the green areas of Burton upon Trent’s town centre. This work will be undertaken as part of Open Spaces plans to enhance the provision of the Washlands Green Flag accreditation, as well as opening up the Washlands to the town centre as part of the Town Centre Regeneration Programme.

Local Tennis Leagues Serves up a Great Chance to Play in Burton upon Trent

Wimbledon is upon us and local tennis players in Burton upon Trent now have a great opportunity to play friendly, competitive tennis matches in the new Burton upon Trent Tennis League relaunching at Shobnall Leisure Complex.

Winshill residents and businesses asked for their opinions on a new planning document

East Staffordshire Borough Council is asking residents, community groups and businesses in Winshill for their thoughts on the draft Winshill Neighbourhood Plan.

Swimathon 2017

Take your marks....Swimathon is back at Meadowside and Uttoxeter Leisure centre on Sunday 9th April 2017 for the 30th year! This is your lane. Your challenge. Your chance to make lives better by raising money for Marie Curie.

Have you received your voting guide? – You can’t miss it!

With the EU referendum fast approaching, East Staffordshire Borough Council is urging residents to register to vote by the 7 June deadline, and to check the Electoral Commission’s voting guide for advice on how to take part.

Branston, Outwoods and Yoxall Neighbourhood Plans adopted

On Monday 17th August, East Staffordshire Borough Council’s Cabinet voted to adopt (“make”) the Neighbourhood Plans for Branston, Outwoods and Yoxall.

Local People Asked to Vote on a Trio of Neighbourhood Plans

Poll cards will soon be falling again on voters’ doormats in three East Staffordshire parishes – Branston, Outwoods and Yoxall.  On Thursday 23rd July residents in these three parishes will be able to vote on the Neighbourhood Plan prepared for their area.

Make sure you know how to have your say on 7 May

Voters are being reminded to make sure they are ready to take part in the UK Parliamentary General election (and local elections) taking place on Thursday 7 May.