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..
Dates of 2018 Parish Council Meetings.
NB: Please note meetings will be held on a Wednesday evening.
January 17th, March 21st, May 16th, July 18th, September 19th and November 11th.
Meetings start at 7pm in Church Lench Village Hall. All welcome to attend.
Minutes of the Neighbourhood Plan Meeting held on Monday October 23rd 2017 can be viewed in the Minutes section.
MARCH 17 End of year account
Documents available on publication page to view giving details of Parish Council accounts and Electors rights.
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
£4330 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.
Community Speed Watch Leaflet