The planning application
for extensions at Gestron, Ingestre has
been granted. The application for change
of use at Heathcroft Paddock has gone to
appeal. Representations have been made
on an application for a new stable block
behind the garages at Tixall Mews and
demolition of garage and extensions at
2, Ivy Cottage, Tixall.
The HS2 petition to the
House of Lords Select Committee on
Monday March 30th has been
The Council hopes to use a grant
from HS2 to restore and secure the
entrance to Tixall Icehouse, Survey the
field surrounding Tixall Gatehouse to
clarify the routes of the water pipes
from the Hydraulic Ram and underground
water wheel; and to upgrade the canal
towpath from Tixall Lock to the
The Canal & River Trust have
said that as the damage to the
Swivel Bridge is to the parapet
and wingwall, and not the arch, they
will not be taking any further action
there at present.
Due to the deteriorating health
of Dr Andrews, the council is advertising
for a replacement Clerk: an average of
3 or 4 hours /week at a minimum of
£10.37/hr depending on experience.
Applications to Mr Sindrey by March
The Parish Council has made grants
of £670 for the maintenance of
Ingestre churchyard and clock, and
£392 for Tixall churchyard.
Thanks to Mr SIndrey and Eric
Enocson for moving the stone block
from the verge on Billy's Hill.
We have been informed by Stafford
Borough Council that our recycling
bins at the Village Hall will be
removed by the end of March 2020.
Large bags with covers will be provided
for paper waste, replacing the in-bin
The lorry skip visits have
been cancelled for this year.
The Parish Council now has digital
copies of the Ingestre and Tixall
Tithe Maps. Copies available on
Welcome Pack for New
If you are new to the area or know of
any other newcomers, who have not
already received a pack, please contact
the Parish Clerk.
Rev. Dr. Carl Rudd The Rectory, Westhead
Local Lay Minister: Isobel Wakerell, 1
Sue Haenelt, The Lindens, IngestreTel: 07764452882
Mr Anthony Young Ingestre House,
Old StablesTel: 01889 270368
Tixall:Dr Anne Andrews 2, The Hanyards,
TixallTel: 01785 246101
Mr Robert Collier Tixall Heath FarmTel: 01785 664025
All Church Services have been
cancelled until further notice. Special
arrangements are being made for weddings
and funerals with limited attendances.
Both Tixall and Ingestre Churches will
remain open during daylight hours for
TIXALL & INGESTRE VILLAGE
The next Local Produce Sale on Saturday April 4th has been
100 Club: 1st
Prize: Ticket No. No. 50 Margaret Collier;2nd
Prize : Ticket No.7 Kate Greatholder; 3rd
Prize : Ticket No. 66 Lou Ducie. New
members are always welcome.
meeting of the Village Hall on Wednesday
April 22nd has been cancelled.
If you cannot contact Anne Andrews
please contact Margaret Collier at 01785
The Village Hall is asking for your used inkjet cartridges to recycle
and raise money for the Hall. Box in Village
Hall or collect envelopes to post them free of