Frequently Asked Questions to the Parish Council

The Old Methodist Chapel, Heath and Reach

Our FAQ questions expand when you click on the icon to the right of the box and will reveal an answer to that specific question.

Can I use the "Fix My Street" Website to report a problem?

Fix My Street

This Website allows you to report any issue across the UK and is not limited to the CBC area of responsibility.

Click on this link for more information.

You can also report the following roads and highways problems online by clicking on the following link-

http://www.cb-report-it.co.uk/index.aspx

  • potholes
  • faulty street lights
  • dead animals
  • damaged pavements
  • faulty traffic lights
  • draining or flooding problems
  • overgrown trees and hedges
  • obstructions in the road
  • road sign or other street furniture
  • damage to bus stops and bus shelters

Last updated: 3.10.2018

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How do I become a Parish Councillor?

We have provided the eligibility criteria in order to apply to become a Parish Councillor on this Website.

Please visit the following page for further information.

I have found an error on your Website, who should I tell?

If you have found an error on the site, we would like to know about it so we can correct it. Please use our ‘Contact us‘ form to do that. We need to know which page you were on, and where on the page the error is located. We will then take the necessary action to correct this.

What program do I need to read the published documents?

The files on this Website have been made available to download in a pdf format – the most common program is Adobe Acrobat Reader DC. 

You may need to download Adobe Reader 

The latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader has incorporated accessibility features. For example, you can hear a PDF document read aloud or scroll a PDF document automatically. You can access these features in the Edit Preferences menu.

When will our Gullies be cleaned?

This matter is dealt with by Central Bedfordshire Council and is not part of Parish duties.

According to the CBC Website, we have 16 gullies within our catchment area and work is expected to commence in February 2019.

Please visit the following page for further information.

Where can I find a list of our Parish Councillors?

You can view a list of our Parish Councillors on this Website by clicking on the following link

Where is the Parish Defibrillator kept?

The defibrillator is kept at The Barn, on Eastern Way,

Who do I contact to get a dead animal removed from the road?

This is dealt with by the Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC)

You can report the following roads and highways problems online by clicking on the following link-

http://www.cb-report-it.co.uk/index.aspx

  • potholes
  • faulty street lights
  • dead animals
  • damaged pavements
  • faulty traffic lights
  • draining or flooding problems
  • overgrown trees and hedges
  • obstructions in the road
  • road sign or other street furniture
  • damage to bus stops and bus shelters

Last updated: 20.07.2018

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Who do I contact to report fly-tipping?

This is dealt with by the Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC)

You can report the following roads and highways problems online by clicking on the following link-

http://www.cb-report-it.co.uk/index.aspx

  • potholes
  • faulty street lights
  • dead animals
  • damaged pavements
  • fly-tipping
  • faulty traffic lights
  • draining or flooding problems
  • overgrown trees and hedges
  • obstructions in the road
  • road sign or other street furniture
  • damage to bus stops and bus shelters

Last updated: 20.07.2018

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Who do I contact to report a pot-hole in the road?

This is dealt with by the Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC)

You can report the following roads and highways problems online by clicking on the following link-

http://www.cb-report-it.co.uk/index.aspx

  • potholes
  • faulty street lights
  • dead animals
  • damaged pavements
  • faulty traffic lights
  • draining or flooding problems
  • overgrown trees and hedges
  • obstructions in the road
  • road sign or other street furniture
  • damage to bus stops and bus shelters

Last updated: 20.07.2018

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Who do I report an abandoned vehicle to?

This matter is dealt with by Central Bedfordshire Council and is not part of Parish duties.

Please visit the following page for further information.

Who is my Member of Parliament

Andrew Selous is the Conservative MP for South West Bedfordshire. Follow this link to reach his Website.

Who is responsible for a street lamp that is not working?

This is dealt with by the Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC)

You can report the following roads and highways problems online by clicking on the following link-

http://www.cb-report-it.co.uk/index.aspx

  • potholes
  • faulty street lights
  • dead animals
  • damaged pavements
  • faulty traffic lights
  • draining or flooding problems
  • overgrown trees and hedges
  • obstructions in the road
  • road sign or other street furniture
  • damage to bus stops and bus shelters

Last updated: 20.07.2018

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Who is responsible for topping up the grit bins?

This is dealt with by the Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC)

You can report the following roads and highways problems online by clicking on the following link-

http://www.cb-report-it.co.uk/index.aspx

  • potholes
  • faulty street lights
  • dead animals
  • damaged pavements
  • faulty traffic lights
  • draining or flooding problems
  • overgrown trees and hedges
  • obstructions in the road
  • road sign or other street furniture
  • damage to bus stops and bus shelters

Last updated: 20.07.2018

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If you have a question that you cannot find the answer to, please complete our contact us form and we will review this for you and update this FAQ page as appropriate.

This page was last updated on 14th January 2019

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