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Avian Flu Outbreaks

We have been asked if we would post this Avian Influenza outbreaks Local: Premises near Frodsham, Cheshire Avian influenza (HPAI) of the H5N8 strain was confirmed at a premises near Frodsham in Cheshire which rears broiler breeder chickens on 2 … Continue reading

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The rumour mill …

At the risk of being branded as a rumour-monger, we have just been alerted to the fact that C-19 may be in our village.  We were told, this morning, that there are four suspected cases and would simply reinforce the … Continue reading

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Vacancy for Parish Clerk – postponed

Good evening, I have had a couple of queries related to an earlier post that said the vacancy had been filled.  That page relates to a much earlier vacancy (if that makes sense).  We are still looking to fill the … Continue reading

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Pics from Remembrance Day 2020

We held a socially distanced Remembrance Day on Sunday 8th November attended by a few people (residents and visitors) plus the Mounted Horse ‘squad’ of ‘Trooper’, ‘Molly’ and “Friday’. Harrison Hughes laid the wreath and the Chair of the Council … Continue reading

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Update to Neighbourhood Plan Consultation process

We have asked CWaC about the impact of the current lockdown insofar as the closure of village halls etc. is concerned and they have sent us this revised link; http://consult.cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk/portal/cwc_ldf/np/utkinton_cotebrook_pub Please feel free to pass this on – we will … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day 2020

‘Lest We Forget’ We cannot open Utkinton Village Hall but we can bring you a short video showing the ‘Roll of Honour Board’ donated by Sir Phil and Lady Alexis Redmond in November 2018 to commemorate the centenary of the … Continue reading

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Village Hall closures

The guidance from the Government says that we should close, temporarily, the Village Halls in both Cotebrook and Utkinton for the duration of the ‘lock down’.  The last day on which courses can be run is Wednesday 4th November. We … Continue reading

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Revision to ‘Remembrance Sunday’ events

The announcement by the Prime Minister yesterday has caused us to rethink what we do on Sunday 8th November to commemorate ‘Remembrance Day’.  Given the latest restrictions we do not believe it appropriate to open the Village Hall, but will … Continue reading

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New ‘Lockdown’ rules

These apply from 00:01 Thursday 5th November until 2nd December.  Once we know, for certain, we will post the arrangements for Utkinton and Cotebrook Village Halls.Please go safe. People will be told to stay at home except for education, work … Continue reading

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Utkinton and Cotebrook Draft Neighbourhood Plan (2020 – 2030)

We have been asked to update residents on the status of the Draft Plan and to ensure that the hard copy  issued in July 2019 has been replaced by the one currently  being consulted on by Cheshire West and Chester.  … Continue reading

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