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Visitors since July 2011

Updated 3/9/17

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Bus services

Public transport

Bus route maps and timetables

Needwood Forest Connect bus service will run directly in to Burton between the hours of 10am and 2:30pm. Passengers can alight and board at Market Place in Burton, outside the Shop mobility store.

Fly tipping /rubbish in gardens complaints - 01283 508576

To arrange bulky waste collection - 01283 508000

Neighbourhood Warden  - Lee Evans

Local policing information

Local police officers: dial their airwave numbers then 0300 123 2345 and listen to instructions

Sergeant Chris Beckett, airwave number 03688

Sergeant Jason Nadin, airwave number 04445

Sergeant Tyrone Kett, airwave number 04217

PC Adam Wood, airwave number 03708

PCSO Lesley Hardware,  airwave number 16848,

PCSO Julia Wells, airwave number 16814

Police non emergency number: 101(state your name and location to contact your local PC)

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Ride & Stride” on 9th September is the day when Churches open their doors to visitors, taking part in the annual event of visiting as many Churches across the Diocese as they can on foot or on wheels.  This is a perfect opportunity to tidy up the church. Volunteers should contact Ann Lowe on 812428. Please see the notice board outside the village hall

Police drop in sessions:

Monday 18th September from 3pm until 3:30pm at Holy Trinity, Anslow

Thursday 28th September from 10:30 until 11:00 at St Mary's, Rolleston

Saturday 30th September from 11:00 until 11:30 at St Mary's, Tutbury

Planning applications:

Applications pertinent to Tudor House, Tutbury Road, Needwood.  Please use the following reference numbers P/2017/00918 - P/2017/00920

Demolition of existing vacant public house to facilitate the erection of 3 detached dwelling and detached double garage and construction of vehicular access. The Burnt Gate Inn, 59 Hopley Road, Anslow Grid ref 420461 324215.  Comments should be submitted by 24th August quoting ref no P/2017/00827

Conversion and extension to agricultural building to form detached dwelling, with associated external alterations.  Pump house, Hill Top Farm, Main road, Anslow, grid ref 421846 325974.  Any comments on the proposal should be made by 14th September quote ref no P/2017/00954

Off mains gas? Did you know that you can get a smart meter to monitor your electricity?  Check it out

 Report a pothole online or download the My Staffs App

To report a power cuts Call 105 This number should also be used if damage to electricity power lines and substations is identified

Highway defect reporting - Please ring 0300 111 8000 or use the ‘Report it’ page, where photos can be attached,  or the ‘Mystaffs’app page with separate links to download the app through Google Play store of iTunes.

Farmers market every 2nd Thursday at Burton Market Hall

National plant monitoring scheme - volunteers/groups of volunteers needed

Staffordshire County Council transport service To book your journey call 01283 512705 or 01283 544320 or e-mail (allow 48 hours notice for e-mail bookings)



Police Contact Advice:

Telephone 999 in an emergency where there is a danger to life or a crime is in progress.
Telephone 101 for non-emergencies where police attendance is required, to report a crime or to report any other incidents. Calls to 101 have a fixed cost of 15p.


  RSPCA Hillfield Animal Home

Open 1-4pm except Tuesdays

Tel 01283 569165

To book tables at the Sunday car boot sales held at the Priory centre, Stretton telephone 07957 467127 - Car boot sales dates  24th September, 22nd October, 26th November

13th August ‘Bark in the Park’. Swadlincote

4th December Christmas Bingo at Burton Town Hall

There will be a fashion show in April/May 2017

Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh is to retire from public duties in August 2017.

We wish him a long, healthy and happy retirement

 Anslow, Staffordshire

Community paths initiative, clearing of Outwoods Lane and Whitestone Lane by local residents.  Before and after

One parishioner practising CPR and using the new community defibrillator during a training session on Wednesday 28th June