Village Green advertising policy

WHITE COLNE PARISH COUNCIL
ADVERTISING POLICY AGREED 21st JULY 2015
White Colne Parish Council wishes to support the charitable activities of nearby parishes and residents and therefore is happy to grant permission, on application to the Clerk to the Council, for one sign at a time to be displayed on the village green in accordance with the following rules.

Temporary notices or signs which are intended to advertise any local event being held for charitable purposes, which may be religious, educational, cultural, political, social or recreational, but not for any commercial purpose.

This permission would include, for example, an advertisement for:
* a church bazaar
* a fete for a parent-teacher association
* a sponsored marathon in aid of charity
* an amateur sports event, but not any sporting event organised for commercial purposes.

The advertisement must not exceed 0.6 of a square metre and it must not be displayed more than 28 days before the sale or event begins and must be removed within 14 days after it ends.

These rules comply with the document Outdoor Advertisements and signs: a guide for advertisers. Dept for Communities and Local Government 2007.
Signed

D K Williams
Clerk
White Colne Parish Council