South Lenches Parish Council
The parish of South Lenches comprises four distinct settlements: the village of Church Lench and the hamlets of Ab Lench, Atch Lench and Sheriffs Lench. They stand on a ridge which forms the northern boundary of the Vale of Evesham surrounded by farmland, woodland and orchards. The parish has approximately 272 dwellings and a population of about 600.
Church Lench has been in existence for more than one thousand years and is mentioned in the Domesday Book. The settlements of that time belonged to the Great Abbey of Evesham and All Saints Church in the village has origins dating back to Saxon and Norman times.
Church Lench has several important facilities including the Church, a Church of England First School, a new village Hall completed in 2007, a sports field, tennis courts, a children’s playground and a social club, the Lenches Club..
South Lenches Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group minutes can be viewed on the Parish Council minutes page.
Forthcoming Parish Council meeting dates:
Annual Parish Meeting Monday 15th May 2017 at 7pm in Church Lench First School Village Hall followed by the Annual Parish Council meeting.
All residents welcome to attend.
Agenda will be made available on the Parish Council minutes page prior to the meeting.
If you wish to contact the Parish Council please contact:
Clerk to South Lenches Parish Council either on:
01386 793050 or email: email@example.com
Neighbourhood Plan Meeting to take place on Tuesday May 2nd 2017 at 7pm in Church Lench Village Hall. All residents welcome to attend.
Your Life Your Choice’ website is now up and running, this site offers a full range of information and advice on health, well-being, adult social care and independent living in Worcestershire. https://ylyc.worcestershire.gov.uk/
New Homes Bonus
£5530 funding available to spend on local projects. Please contact the Clerk for further information.
The Parish Council has received various correspondence in relation to vehicles speeding through the Villages over the past couple of years. A Working Group was set up to look into this.
Report of the Group's findings below, this document will continue to be updated.
Working Group report on Traffic Management issues.
Winter Service Parish Newsletter October 16.