Thursday, November 23, 2017

  Could YOU Save a Life? 

Not sure?……Then join a training session to learn resuscitation skills. 
Olveston Parish Council is providing free training for parishioners at the Parish Hall on Saturday November 11th 2017.  Small, informal group sessions lasting about an hour will run throughout the day. No previous experience is necessary and there is no age limit.  The aim of the training is to give you the confidence and practical experience to deal effectively with an emergency situation [including using a defibrillator].  One hour of training could make the difference between life and death for your friend, colleague or loved one. 
Spaces are very limited and must be booked in advance. Refreshments and Ploughman’s lunches will be available.
To book email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone Catherine Offer 07979368589

 

Olveston Parish Council is committed to working for the good of the whole of Olveston Parish and wants to hear your views on what we should be doing to support the local community. All your ideas are welcomed. Please take a moment to explore this site.

Olveston is an Ancient Civil Parish with records of overseers going back to the early 1700’s, the Parish Council was formed under the Local Government Act 1894 and serves the villages of Olveston and Tockington, and the hamlets of Old Down, Awkley, Ingst, and Lower Hazel.

Parish and Town Councils are the first tier of Local Government in this country. As such, on many issues, Olveston Parish Council is the best first stop for information and guidance. We are in direct communication with the District Council, and liaise with them on many matters impacting on the Parish. There is a huge variety in what the Parish Council has to do and we welcome anyone who wishes to help in making the Parish the best place to live. If you have the time and the passion, we are always looking for volunteers

This is the first standalone website for Olveston Parish Council, being a priority in our aspirations for greater communication with the residents we represent. We hope this will provide a greater insight of councillor’s roles and responsibilities, whilst keeping the community better informed about issues that may affect them.

Thank you for visiting our website, we hope you enjoy browsing. 
Your input into the website is warmly welcomed and crucial so that we can provide you with the information you need. Tell us what you like and dislike, what other information and facilities you would find useful and please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions, along with the work of the Parish Council in general. Please use the "Ask A Question" form.

If you have anything of concern that you would wish to report, from road condition to street lighting, please use the “report a problem” link or contact the Parish Clerk by phone on 07780 572594 or via email on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Registered Postal Address: 8 Orchard Rise, Olveston BS35 4DY

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