Community Heat Source Project

The Parish Council recently hosted an information evening with Bioregional to present the findings from the initial feasibility study, you can read a full update and find the presentation on the dedicated website for the project. Link below. Thank you to everyone that completed the initial survey, we now have a second questionnaire that […]

Community heating Information evening – 25th May 2022 6pm


PROPOSAL TO TRANSFER LAND CURRENTLY IN THE PARISH OF BRIGHTWELL CUM SOTWELL TO WALLINGFORD Brightwell cum Sotwell Parish Council is strongly objecting to a proposal to transfer land from our parish to Wallingford.  The land includes fields to the north of Wallingford at Severalls Farm and the field between the end of Wallingford and Sotwell […]

The Annual Parish Meeting 3rd May 2022 – 7.30pm

Neighbourhood Plan Consultation


The Heating Brightwell-cum-Sotwell website has launched today (click here), providing information, news and updates about the project which is exploring the future of low-carbon, affordable, community-led heating in the Parish. Funded by a grant from the Rural Community Energy Fund (RCEF), Brightwell-cum-Sotwell Parish Council has employed Bioregional – an environmental charity with 20 years’ experience […]


WEDNESDAY 2nd MARCH – 7.30pm on Zoom. The Parish is invited to a presentation of the final draft of the Neighbourhood Plan Review. Link to the Zoom meeting Meeting ID: 858 4129 0648 Passcode: 327aMn 

Could Brightwell Cum Sotwell achieve net-zero carbon emissions?

A net-zero Carbon Brightwell-cum-Sotwell? We need your input! Following on from the Glasgow COP26 conference in November 2021, countries across the world are committing to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by mid-century. This means any carbon emissions they emit will have to be matched equally by systems which absorb carbon. In the UK, we have a […]

Neighbourhood Plan Meeting

The Parish Council would like to invite you to a meeting to discuss the review of the Neighbourhood plan, You can attend in person at the Village Hall on Wednesday 12th January 2022 at 7,30pm, or dial in remotely using the zoom link below. Katie Fanstone is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: […]