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30 June 12: the day the Olympic Torch came to Burton on Trent
At 7:30 AM on  Saturday 30 June 2012 the Olympic Torch began its journey through nearby Burton on Trent.
For remainder of Torchbearer Schedule go to www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-17358291
National Award for Station Volunteers






Volunteers at Tutbury & Hatton Railway Station celebrate after North Staffs community Rail Partnership wins national award. Read more

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Improving Life for motorists

Staffordshire County Council has launched a new web tool which will make information on current and planned road works free and accessible to everyone.

You can access this information at http:roadworks.org
Civil Enforcement Officer for Tutbury
At a recent parish council meeting, our new ESBC civil enforcement officer, namely Michael McHardy, (shown fifth from left  in yellow T shirt). introduced himself. If you have any issues such as dog fowling, nuisance car/ vehicle parking - Mr McHardy may be able to help you. Contact details are as follows: Michael McHardy, Community and civil Enforcement Officer, East Staffordshire Borough Council, Millers Lane, Derby Street, Burton on Trent, DE14 2NS. Email michael.mchardy@eaststaffsbc.gov.uk
Updated Annual return forms
The Charity Commission, the body which oversees charitable organisations in England & Wales has updated its annual return form.

You can find out more at the charity commission’s website Even if your charity’s earnings are below £10,000 per annum, the return form should still be used to keep trustees details up to date.
Keogh Review - Mortality Rates at Burton Hospital Trust

Live & Local theatre group return to Tutbury Village Hall in 2016.


Next performance is :


To be advised


Tutbury Village Hall is located in Monk St, Tutbury, DE13 9NA.


Would you like to become a Lion
Since 1917 Lions have strengthened communities through humanitarian projects and hands on service. Lions believe that the world gets better and problems get smaller when people unite to serve their local community. Uttoxeter Lions are  seeking like minded people to help set up a new branch based in Tutbury. For more details please go to www.tutbury.org/lions


Tutbury Museum


Tutbury Museum is now open to the general public. The museum will remain open till the end of September.


Tutbury Institute


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A50 Growth Project


Staffordshire County Council, on behalf of the Highways Agency is preparing to build a new junction to the West of Uttoxeter. Work ongoing from 11 Jan 16.


  Read April 16 Update


Tutbury & Hatton Station is much improved - it’s official!
The hardworking volunteers who look after Tutbury & Hatton Railway Station have had their effort recognised at this years East Midlands Best Station Awards.  Read more

2015 marked North Staffs Community Rail Partnership’s tenth year - read 10 years of success
Are you interested in bell ringing?
The tower captain is looking for new or past ringers to join their small group. Youngsters from the age of 9 can start training. Bell ringers with previous experience are especially welcome to join. Practice night is Thursday evening at 7:30 PM. In the first instance email webmaster@tutbury.org
ESBC Local Plan Hearing: On Going since Tuesday 28 Oct 2014
Open Local Government

As requested by the Planning Inspector, Tutbury Parish Council has produced a series of position statements relating to Local Plan Policies. TPC’s position Statements, plus hearing agenda’s and schedule of issues can be viewed at: www.tutbury-parish-council.tutbury.org/consultations
DCLG has recently published a new guide for the press & public on attending and reporting meetings of local government Read More


Duchy Newsletter


The Duchy of Lancaster has published a spring newsletter. The Duchy aim to make the newsletters a regular publication.

Speed Watch group for Tutbury, Rolleston and Anslow


Our local PCSO, Julia Wells is looking to start a speed watch group covering Tutbury, Rolleston and Anslow.



The scheme involves training a small group of residents from each area in the use of speed recording devices.



Staffordshire police co-ordinator should be in a position to provide more information in the near future.


Any one with an interest in this scheme should contact PCSO Julia Wells (Collar Nr 16814) on Tel: 07773 - 531810


War Memorial Wreath Hoders
The petition from St Mary’s PCC for the wreath holders has been presented to the Chancellor of the Diocese. The Chancellor is seeking confirmation from the PCC that the Historic England has been fully consulted about the final design. This means that the procedure will be delayed whilst this is established.
Historic England have stated that they cannot support the currently proposed structures. In their view the proposed structures do not have the necessary elegance for such a significant location.

Read Historic Engand objection

Background information
Allotments Association: Trip to Malvern Autumn Show
Tutbury Allotments Society (in collaboration with Rolleston Allotments Society) are running a trip to Malvern Aurumn Show on Saturday 24 September 2016

If you’re interested in going, please see details at www.tutbury.org/allotments.
Friends of St Mary’s visit to Coventry Cathedral
Friends of St Mary’s will be visiting Coventry Cathedral on Wed 7 September 2016. The cost is £14-00 for coach fare plus £6-00 entry to the Cathedral. Further details are available from Jan at jan@tutbury.org.uk

Read a potted history of St Mary’s at www.tutbury.org/friendsofstmarys
Tutbury Churchyard tidy up - a message from Rev Ian R Whitehead
If you have a loved one or a friend buried in Tutbury churchyard you need to read about the church’s plans to tidy up the churchyard at St Mary’s.

This message is particularly relevant where graves have been decorated with personal effects. Read more/…
Youth Council across local parishes
Parish Council Profile
John Anderson, Chair of neighbouring Outwoods Parish Council has contacted our Parish Council asking if Tutbury would be interested in taking part in a youth council. This would be a council for 18 year olds. It’s thought that involvement with neighbouring parish’s will result in a more diverse group. This is to be discussed at TPC’s next meeting scheduled for 15 August 16.  Tutbury Parish Council meets at The Charity House, Duke St, Tutbury, DE13 9NE

Over the summer Tutbury Parish Council will be reviewing it’s methods of communication with the parish at large.

The Parish Council will be looking at its web presence and investigating options for the future. Any comments and suggestion should be addressed to the parish clerk, Karen Duffill
SPACE 2016 - 25 July  till 2 September
SPACE 2016 is set to blast off on Monday 25 July 2016 with a range of activities across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent.

SPACE was originally an activities scheme led by police in Staffordshire aimed at engaging young people before it stopped in the 1990’s.

SPACE 2016 is co-ordinated by the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Staffordshire, it is aimed at increasing skills, improving health and well being, and creating opportunities for young people aged 11 and 17 to take part in positive activities to make communities safer. SPACE runs across the county until 2 September 2016.

Activities – in areas including Burton and Uttoxeter - are being added daily to the Space website so keep checking www.staffordshirespace.uk  (view PDF schedule isued 18 July 2016)


Tutbury Market - Dates for 2016





Tutbury Museum - 2016 Season









Tutbury Market’s new committee have announced dates for 2016. The next market of 2016 will be on Sunday 25 September 16. Read more/..  





Are you interested in the history of Tutbury. Are you able to use excel spread sheets? Do you have a few hours to spare if so  Tutbury Museum would like to hear from you read more/..


Mobile Library - changes to timetable





2017 Calendar









Following the conclusion of a recent consultation, Staffordshire County Council have altered the mobile library routes and days on which the mobile library will visit Tutbury


New dates, from the 1 April 2016 can be viewed at www.staffordshire.gov.uk/librariesnew





Tutbury Civic Society is planning to produce a 2017 Tutbury Calendar and is currently inviting submissions from all keen photographers in the parish read more/..

Stevensons of Uttoxeter - 90th Anniverssary August 2016
August 2016 marks the 90th Anniverssary of the founding of Stevensons Buses. The very first service operated on Saturday 11 September 1926 between Uttoxeter and Burton on Trent. The company gradually grew in size and by the end of the 1970’s it had 40 vehicles in its fleet. Eric Wain’s second book has been written as a lasting tribute to this much missed family business.

The book is going to be stocked at the Uttoxeter Shop, Market place, Uttoxeter Tel: 01889 - 562072 and also at Starbuck’s Newsagents, Burnside, Rolleston on Dove Tel: 01283 - 813112. You can also order a copy direct from the publisher by visiting http://www.mdsbooks.co.uk/catalog/product/view/id/11852/s/Stevensons%20of%20Uttoxeter/

Great War Events in Staffordshire
Staffordshire in the Great War: The peoples story is the next event in Staffordshire. It takes place on Saturday 15 October 2016 at The Central Library,  Hanley, Stoke on Trent, ST1 3RS.

Read more at www.tutbury.org/great_war
HIAM Strategy
Staffordshire County Council has published its Highways Infrastructure Asset Management Strategy. The HIAM document sets out how SCC and its partners intend to maintain roads other than Motorways and Trunk Roads.
Table 4, on page 16 of the report shows a 2% reduction per annum in maintenance funding between now and 2021.
Students and Apprentices
Are you leaving school this year, or continuing your education with a course at College, University or as an Apprentice?

The Parish Charities are able to give grants (not very large sums), to Parishioners. Application forms are available from the Charity House, Duke Street, Tutbury, DE13 9NE.

Completed application forms need to be returned by Saturday  -1 October 2016.