Welcome to West Moors   

Station Road Looking northA great place to live

Welcome to our website where you will find information about your Parish Council and village.

In the Council Information section you can find out about the activities of your parish council.

The Community Information section gives details of West Moors clubs, societies, churches, schools, sports and voluntary organisations .

West Moors Parish Council are pleased to provide this service to local organisations free of charge so please make sure your organisation is featured with up to date information.


INFORMATION & NEWS . . . FROM YOUR PARISH COUNCIL


  Parish Council Introduce Apprentice/Vocational Training Grant Scheme for young people in the village
West Moors Parish Council are constantly looking for new ways to help young people reach their full potential and have introduced an Apprentice and Vocational Training Grant Scheme. In recognition of the difficulties often faced by young people entering into apprenticeships or vocational training schemes, particularly in terms of costs incurred during that training the parish council is pleased to introduce this scheme to support young people aged 16 to 20 years to assist them with purchase of related tools or equipment essential to their training
For more see . . . HERE
If you know of anyone who may benefit from the grant scheme the application form and criteria information is available to download. 

 
Presentation of 2015 Legacy Award Winner: Abi Bedford
On Thursday 17th December 2015 prior to the parish council meeting, Miss Abi Bedford, aged 17, gracefully received the 2015 Legacy Award. The Chairman of the Council, Cllr Penny Yeo, presented Abi with an engraved glass trophy which she will keep indefinitely to remind her of her achievements. Abi will also be able to claim up to £1,000 to help her progression in her chosen sport. The purpose of the Legacy Award is to recognise an exemplary young sports person that needs extra help to reach their ambition, which encourages good competition, consequently bringing the excellence of our young people to the forefront.
For more see . . . HERE
If you know of anyone who may benefit from the Legacy Award the application form can be downloaded at the bottom of this page.
Defib_Handingover Community Emergency Defibrillator - Station Road
For the added safety of our residents, an emergency defibrillator (AED) has now been installed on the wall outside the Co-operative store on Station Road: this unit was generously donated by Wimborne & Ferndown Lions Club and will be routinely maintained by the Parish Council.
For more see . . . HERE 

 Oakhurst Play Area Oakhurst play area refurbished!
It gives West Moors Parish Council great pleasure in announcing that the refurbished Oakhurst Play Area, in Shaftesbury Road, West Moors is now officially open. A £40,000 facelift, funded fully by West Moors Parish Council, has seen the installation of new, state of the art play equipment, some of which is fully inclusive, and has been designed to appeal to children under 12 years of age. 
For more see . . . HERE

Download Legacy Award Application Form for 2016 here

Download Legacy Award Rule Book for 2016 here

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