The Great British Spring Clean – 2 – 4th March


A reminder that this year’s Great British Spring Clean will take place on 2 – 4 March.

As in previous years, it will be supported by the City Council and its’ street cleaning contractor ID Verde by providing free equipment, safety clothing and litter sack collections. It is the perfect opportunity for communities to get involved in helping look after their local area.

If you know any groups who wish to take part, please register with IdVerde by emailing She will register your interest and then be in touch regarding the final arrangements. You will also be issue with safety guidelines on how to carry out litter picks, particularly when they are near traffic.

If you are interested in the National Campaign further details can be found at


Parish Council Elections – 3rd May 2018

The City and Parish Council Elections will take place on Thursday 3 May

The Notice of Election is due to be published on Wednesday 28th March 2018, and a copy of both the Notice for the City Council elections and Parish Council elections will go on Notice boards and on our website. Nominations will be taken in City Offices between 10am – 4pm each working day with effect from Wednesday 28 March up to 4pm on Friday 6 April.  These are strictly by appointment only.

If you are interested in running as a Councillor and want to know more then please contact the Clerk or the Chair for an informal chat about what it involves.