Get your advance tickets for the Bath & West Show for less from the Front Desk at the Guildhall, Chard today!
Adult £22 – 2 children go FREE with each Adult Ticket!
You are invited to attend the Annual Parish Meeting of Chard Town in the Auditorium at the Guildhall, Chard on TUESDAY 25TH APRIL 2017 at 7.00pm
Help shape the future of country by working as part of the test Census team in South Somerset
Are you looking to be part of something special? The Census is a fantastic project, dating all the way back to 1801. It’s a completely unique mission, and will involve every household in England and Wales. Because no two censuses are the same, a test is being carried out this year and they need your help!
Being a part of the preparation for the 2021 Census will mean that you make a real difference to society, and work on a project with huge significance and impact. The Office for National Statistics are looking for people with a range of skills and have both full and part time temporary roles available.
What jobs are available?
They need temporary Census Officers who go knocking from door to door. These roles could be perfect for you if you’re looking to:
What’s in it for me?
Working on the Census is an excellent opportunity and delivers many benefits. In addition to gaining invaluable experience in the Public Sector, you’ll develop your skills and experience on a project of national significance. Being a valuable part of this one-of-a-kind project, you’ll make a real difference to your community and help to shape the future of the country. You’ll also enjoy flexible working hours.
To find out what Census jobs are available in South Somerset, visit https://www.brookstreet.co.uk/ons-census/ and click on the South Somerset link.
Current annual charges with effect from 1st April 2017 are as follows:
Full Size Plot: £24.00
Half Size Plot: £13.00
Rental charges for new tenants will be on a pro rata bases.
For new tenancy agreements a one off Licence Fee of £20.00 will apply.
For more information please contact:
Teresa Turnbull, Chard Town Council
Chard Town Council Offices will be closed from the 24th December until the 3rd of January 2017.
Our Amenities Team will be available in the town throughout the festive period.
If you have any urgent information or enquires for Chard Town Council please leave a message on 01460 239567. These messages will be monitored periodically throughout the Christmas holidays.
Citizen’s Advice Bureau – 03444 889623
The Samaritans – 01823 288998
Somerset County Council – 0300 123 2224
South Somerset District Council/Streetscene– 01935 462462
WATCH CIC – 07506 238540
Police (Non-emergency) – 101
Out of Hours Emergency Contact Information:
Chard Community Hospital
Minor Injuries Unit
Musgrove Park Hospital Taunton
24hr A&E Department
01823 333444 Yeovil District Hospital
24hr A&E Department
In the case of an emergency call 999
Chard Town Council wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a happy 2017!