Community Facilities Group & Sub-Groups

The main Community Facilities (CF) Group is now working on the new Community Centre build project, as shown below.

The CF sub-groups are: Fundraising; Traffic Management; Youth; Older Persons. The links to each Sub-Group can be found below.
Traffic Management
Older Parishioners

The rest of this page is devoted to the build project.

Notes of CF Meetings

The next CFG meeting is on Tuesday22 June at 7.00 pm by Zoom – To be confirmed.

Please contact the Parish Clerk for the Zoom invitation details if you wish to attend (

The tender process to appoint a new architect for RIBA stages 4-7 has completed. The tender submission comparison document and Notes of the CFG meeting considering the tenders can be seen using the link above.

The Invitation to Tender document is available here:
Marden Parish Council Community Centre Design Team Brief
Tender submission comparison
Architect costs and RIBA stage work to 1.1.21
RIBA Plan of Work
The presentation to the CF given in February 2020 is available here Presentation to CFG – Feb 2020

The report of the Community Event held on 7 December 2019 is available here:
Report on Community Event for Community Facilities 
The display items are here Event PC display final
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The presentation given to the Parish Council on 17 October 2016 is available here: Presentation to Parish Council -17th Oct 2016 Handout

In conjunction with the Community Consultation Event on Saturday 25 June 2016, the NCF group undertook a questionnaire survey. The results and analysis of the questionnaire and the list of comments made are available here:
Analysis report and summary of community consultation questionnaire
Comments on questionnaire responses

The notes from the Workshop with User Groups can be downloaded here: Notes of Workshop 11 May 2016

The Architects’ Brief document on which the architects based their quotes can be found here: Architect Brief 12.1.16

The display sheets, results, comments and report from the Community Consultation Event held on 6.12.15 are available here: Display for event draft 4.12.15
Comments by question from NCF CC 6.12.15
Report of Community Consultation Event for New Community Facility
Results of CC 6.12.15