Welcome to the new website of Tharston and Hapton Parish Council.
Our Parish Meetings are held at The Church Rooms Hapton. Everyone is welcome to attend the Parish Meetings and participate and we look forward to welcoming you to the meetings
The Parish Council has One vacancies for councillors and if you feel you have the time and commitment to join the council please contact the clerk to register your interest ASAP
Full Training will be supplied along with a great friendly team to work with.
All meetings are back to normal with face to face meetings that will be socially distanced for the foreseeable future and will be held at The School Rooms Hapton commencing 7.30pm
Meeting dates 2021-2022
East Anglian Green Proposals
The Parish Council are aware of these proposals and any information will be posted here on their findings and decision. Watch this space
CONTACTING THE CLERK
Please use the parish council email to contact the clerk in future especially as The Clerk is due to go into hospital for major knee surgery and will be unable to get around the village due to be unable to drive for around 6 weeks and is only contactable via email.
Tharston and Hapton Parish Council Clusters Response
Please see the attached link for our councils response to the proposed Village Clusters information
The Defibrillators are now installed in their new home and the locations are as follows.
Hapton Service Station, The Street, Hapton
Willow Farm, The Street, Tharston
Victory House. Tharston Ind Estate
All the Parish Defibrillators are registered on The Circuit a national Network run by British Heart Foundation and connected to The Ambulance Service for immediate location when needed. Link is below
The Parish Council has now received the kit to run CPR and Defibrillator training courses and will be looking to run courses in the New Year for all Parishioners and local groups. Please contact the Clerk to register your interest asap
Tharston and Hapton Parish Council website is run under the aim of providing complete transparency. A link to the code is here
Tharston and Hapton parish Council are registered with The Information Commissioners Office for membership of this organisation regarding data protection, please see certificate link below
Please see link below on the recent Flooding report released by Norfolk County Council and its findings. The Parish Council along with both our County and District Councillors fell that the report has not gone far enough in its finding.
Parish Councillor Vacancies
We have one vacancy at the parish council for councillors. Please see attached notice form South Norfolk District Councillor regarding the vacancies