This section is for information that the Council wishes to bring to the notice of residents:
Programmes now available - Programmes are now available for the medieval themed Winteringham Fair to be held on the playing field on the 30th. September, available at the village stores (£1), fun for all the family!
Temporary Contract - The Council has a temporary vacancy for maintenance work to be undertaken around the village, please contact the Parish Clerk if you are interested in this position.
The new Village Hall web site has now come on-line and includes an on-line booking facility for the Hall. If you would like to pre-register as a customer of the Village Hall and use their new booking system then contact them about this. In addition a new mobile App is being prepared for mobile phones and tablets that will show "What's on" at the Hall.
The Village Hall committee has kindly agreed that their Car Park may be used by parents at Winteringham Primary School as a pick up/drop off point for children attending the school. Please do use the Village Hall Car Park as traffic congestion on School Road during term time is getting to be a real problem within the village.
Well the OVO Energy Cycling "Tour of Britain" passed through Winteringham on the 5th. September 2017 and the Parish Council would like to express a sincere thank you to our local organisers and all the residents of the village who made such a splendid effort in decorating the village for this event - the village looked absolutely splendid! Plenty of photo's of the race whizzing through the village have been uploaded to the North Lincolnshire Photography site and the Winteringham Resident's Facebook.
At the September Council meeting the policy for Petitions to the Council has been adopted. This policy together with all the other policies and standing orders that the Council has adopted previously may be found in the "Documents" page.
The special Council meeting held on the 8th. September on the proposed improvements to the Playground area and equipment unanimously adopted the recommendations of the public consultation group, the full minutes of the meeting and the supporting presentation may be found in the "Agendas & Minutes" page.
The NHS North Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group is currently undertaking an on-line survey on accessing GP services in the area so if you wish to participate in this please follow the link provided.
Our North Lincolnshire Councillors have set up a new Facebook page to help maintain contact with residents and the issues they raise this is available at Burton and Winterton InTouch
Mr Havard Phillips, the sole remaining survivor of Winteringham's adopted WWII warship [HMS Vanity] attended a lunch organised by the Probus club at the Bay Horse on the 12th. September and presented a document containing his memories of life aboard the warship for inclusion in the Parish Council's archive and the North Lincolnshire Museum. We would like to thank Havard, his family and the Probus club for this kind gesture; these documents about life aboard ship will be prepared for viewing via this web site for anybody who is interested in this important period in the history of this country.
The Parish Council is planning to introduce a SharePoint document collaboration service for the village's use, here is a discussion document that outlines the proposed initial configuration of this service. If you wish to comment on this configuration or suggest an alternative then please feel free respond to us about the introduction of this service.
The Winteringham News web site is now closed. This web site is not controlled by the Parish Council but, nevertheless, it was a very useful source of information for residents and visitors about the village. The Parish Council regrets the loss of this web site but we would like to thank the site owner (John Kirk) for the may years of work he has put in maintaining this site for the village, John has provided a statement which is included here together with information about alternative sites that community groups may use to distribute their information and we would like to inform residents that we will be pulling a plan together shortly for future facilities that will help mitigate the loss of this site.
Tickets Now Available - You are now able to buy tickets for the LincsLotto, this on-line lottery has now been launched and provides support for local good causes. You may now wish to support the Village Hall through this lottery, further details are available on the Village Hall's LincsLotto page - You may also win an iPad Air 2 for the1st. draw of the lottery to be held on the same day as the Winteringham Fair (30th. September 2017). The weekly jackpot prize is £25,000 (together with other prizes) and you are 44 times more likely to win this prize than the national Lotto jackpot!