News articles by Sabden Parish Council

Vacancy for Parish Councillor

14th of April, 2021

SABDEN PARISH COUNCIL LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1972 (SEC. 87(2) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy is deemed to have occurred in the office of Councillor for the Parish of SABDEN following the res...

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Improvement works on Holme Play Area

8th of March, 2021

During the week commencing 8th March work will be taking place on the Holme Play Area. A new slide and safety surfacing will be installed and new surfacing will be laid beneath the swings. The areas where the work is takin...

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John Shorter

27th of February, 2021

The Parish council is saddened by the untimely death of former councillor John shorter. John served as a parish councillor for 24 years from 1995 to 2019 and as Vice Chair for most of these years. He was a dedic...

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Hedge along the Holme path

25th of February, 2021

Over the next few weeks you may see the Lengthsman working on the Holme hedge. He will be planting to fill the gaps which have occured over the years. Once planting is complete there may be temporary fencing erected to protect the plants unti...

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Dog Fouling

6th of February, 2021

  The Parish Council are aware of areas of dog fouling around the village. Any dog fouling will be sprayed in an effort to highlight the offence and hopefully to encourage the dog owner to pick up after their dog. Would al...

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Further Update on proposed works at Bull Bridge

2nd of February, 2021

Lancashire County Council has sent the following update regarding the proposed works at Bull Bridge. 'We have ordered the posts, but they are not standard and required custom manufacture. Our Materials team are currently in receipt o...

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Thankyou & Merry Christmas

21st of December, 2020

Sabden Parish Council would like to say a big `thank you` to all our residents who have been so outgoing in helping each other through the past year. It has been difficult for many, but the fact that we are such...

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Update on Proposed Works at Bull Bridge

2nd of December, 2020

In response to the parish council email chasing for a date when proposed works at Bull Bridge would commence, we have received the following response from LCC. Thank you for your email regarding the Bull Bridge in Sabden. ...

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Vacancy for Parish Councillor

19th of November, 2020

SABDEN PARISH COUNCIL LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1972 (SEC. 87(2) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy is deemed to have occurred in the office of Councillor for the Parish of SABDEN following t...

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See Saw removed for repairs

12th of November, 2020

Unfortunately the Blue & Yellow four seater see saw has been removed from the play area for repairs as the base has been cracked due to inappropriate use and behaviour by a small group of teenagers. It will be returned as soon as possible....

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Stay Safe on the Play Area

12th of November, 2020

Recently a number of the Covid safety notices posted around the Holme Play area have been removed, they are being replaced to serve as a reminder and for the safety of all users of the play area. Please remember Hands, Face, Space &ndash...

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Sabden Remembers

31st of October, 2020

Unfortunately, due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic a Public act of Remembrance will not be held this year. We are aware several wreaths have been ordered and will be laid either on the day or the weekend before. As usual St...

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Notice to Sabden dog walkers

27th of October, 2020

  For the next few months we are going to experience dark mornings and evenings and we would like to ask all dog walkers to be extra vigilant picking up after their dog.   Please either carry a torch or wear a head torch i...

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Update on Safety at Bull Bridge

6th of October, 2020

Lancashire County council Highways is proposing the following improvements at Bull Bridge - Yellow backing boards to be added for both ‘priority over oncoming vehicles signs’ and these to be mounted...

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Wild Flower Garden

22nd of September, 2020

The new wildflower garden next to Jubilee Bridge has looked very colourful over the past few weeks and still continues to look good. At the end of May the lengsthman  removed all the butterbur which had covered that area, rotavated ...

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Parish Council Meetings

7th of September, 2020

During the coronavirus emergency your parish council has continued with the necessary services and support for residents but it has not always been easy due to limited services available via the higher/major authorities. Early advice discouraged m...

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Dogs on the Holme & Lower Holme

7th of September, 2020

Please may we remind all dog walkers that dogs must be on a lead on the Lower Holme and walked along the paths - not on the grass. This field is used for football and other exercise and must be kept clean and available for use at all times. ...

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Please Clean Up After Your Dog

7th of September, 2020

Sabden is very lucky to have a lot of footpaths in and around the village and this makes it a popular place for dog walking. Residents and visitors are reminded, however, to - Clean Up After Your Dog. Besides being a health hazard there ...

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Play Area & Gym Now Open

7th of September, 2020

The parish council is pleased to announce, in line with government guidelines, the Holme Play Area and Outdoor Gym re-opened on Saturday 4 th July. Not all swing seats will be replaced to allow for social distancing. Please be advised to:

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