Briefing Note 21-25 Community Governance Review (Malmesbury/St Paul Malmesbury)

Please find attached a copy of Briefing Note no. 21-25 

This briefing note relates to a survey being undertaken for a community governance review involving the following parishes: Calne, Calne Without, Bremhill, Heddington, Hilmarton, Cherhill, Compton Bassett, Charlton (St Peter), Wilsford, Stanton St Bernard, Woodborough, Marden, Patney, North Newnton, Beechingstoke, Malmesbury and St Paul Malmesbury Without.

The surveys, along with other information, will enable to Electoral Review Committee to consider if any changes should be made to parish governance arrangements in these areas.

There are specific surveys relating to the status of Beechingstoke parish and Charlton and Wilsford parishes, proposals to create a new parish at Derry Hill and Studley, and potential transfers from one parish to another in various areas. Online meetings will also be held open to anyone from each area.

Councils in the listed areas are welcome to circulate the briefing note and surveys to encourage as many of their residents as possible to respond.

Briefing note can be downloaded below and a direct link to Malmesbury and St Paul Malmesbury Without Survey is here:



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