Deanshanger Parish Council

Serving the people of Deanshanger

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Clerk: Mrs Teresa Floyd
3 Hayes Road, Deanshanger
Northamptonshire MK19 6HP

Tel: 01908 566373

The bulk of the Grass Cutting and Hedge cutting is is done by an outside contractor engaged by Deanshanger Parish Council (DPC).

The contract is reviewed every 3 years and put out to tender, the job specifications can be found below.

Current Contractor CGM Ltd

The village maintenance contract for 2020- 2022 was considered at the Full Council Meeting in January 2020.

Each tender response complied fully with the detailed specification of work and the timescales for each activity.

DPC received 4 quotes as follows (amounts quoted are for 1 year):

Quote 1

Quote 2

Quote 3

Quote 4

£28,480.00

£29,740.00

£17,096.00

£48,880.00

As well as the tenders, references were obtained for all contractors from neighbouring Parish Clerks.

After a lengthy debate, DPC went with Quote 3 which was a difference of £11,384 per year against the next lowest quote.