The Green

                           The Swan

The Green & The Crown with St James Church in view                                                                                                The Swan 

LATEST NEWS   14/06/2019



Local organisations are invited to apply for annual Parish Council grants towards projects planned in 2019.

Click here to download a grant form.  The form can be filled in on line.

Please note the following rules for the consideration of grants

1. The final date for submissions is 31st October 2019


2. All requests must be made through the organisation's head i.e. the Chairman/ President/ Head/ Trustee

3. The group or body should provide copies of their latest accounts.





New Homes Bonus Grants for 2019 - 2020 (updated 15/01/2019).  Click here for details. Cllr. Gilbey is one of 2 parish representatives on the AVDC New Homes Bonus Panel and so is available to help you with your application.


Great Horwood Parish Council has awarded Grants to worthy causes.  
Click here for further details.


  • Outline planning permission was granted for the Land South of Little Horwood Road planning application 16/03538/AOP on 30th August 2017. Up to 30 houses could be built on the site, 15 in line with the Neighbourhood Plan plus 15 on the reserve site as required by AVDC.

  • Link to our Neighbourhood Plan click here 
  • The good news for the village is that we envisage 10 affordable homes (7 for rent and 3 shared ownership) being provided.  Once the site is complete, Great Horwood could receive up to £100,000 which will be used to provide a "LAP" - local area of play - for the Land North of Little Horwood Rd site and money to refurbish the Village Hall. 
  • Planning applications to increase the size of Nash Park have been received by AVDC.  
  • We currently have a large number of planning applications that we are having to respond to. Click here to see the latest planning report.
  • The next Parish Council Meeting will be held on Monday 12th February 2018 at 7.30pm in the Village Hall.  All are welcome to attend. (See Minutes of Meetings/Parish Council for the previous Minutes).





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3 Spring Close
Great Horwood
MK17 0QU

Parish Clerk

01296 715829