Residents are invited to hear about services in their local communities at the next Keynsham Area Forum meeting on February 21.

The developers of Bath & North East Somerset Council’s Keynsham Recycling Centre, Farrans, will join the online meeting to give feedback on its Social Value Plan, to which Area Forum members have contributed.

The council’s waste strategy manager will also give an update on the Centre’s Reuse Shop.

Curo will be speaking about its developments at Tintagel Close and Bath Road and there will be a community showcase from Saltford Sports Club.

The Forum will also receive a written update on the A4 Bath - Bristol Corridor and there will be the regular updates from the police and fire service. 

The meeting is on Wednesday, February 21 at 6pm on Microsoft Teams. Click here to join the meeting and use Meeting ID: 310 708 008 854, Passcode: 75gmuR

Councillor Alan Hale, Chair of the Keynsham Area Forum, said: “We’re looking forward to our first Forum of 2024 and finding out more about projects taking place in the local area. The Forum meetings are open to the public and we would be delighted to welcome any interested residents. They will have an opportunity to ask questions, give their views or just listen."

Councillor Kevin Guy, Leader of Bath & North East Somerset Council, said: “Our Area Forums are the perfect opportunity for you to engage with the council, its partners and local organisations to find out what’s happening in your neighbourhood.  We are keen to get you involved in local decisions, tell you more about the public services in our area and give you a chance to have your say, so please join us.”

Subsequent dates for the Keynsham Area Forum are:

  • Thursday 13 June 2024
  • Tuesday 10 September 2024

The Keynsham Area Forum covers the communities of Compton Dando, Corston, Keynsham, Marksbury, Saltford and Whitchurch but anyone is welcome. You can find more information and meeting dates for all the forums on the council website.