Schedule of events
The BDA meet every second Wednesday evening of the month except in august. Meeting start 5:30pm for 6:00pm. If you are interested in joining the BDA come along and introduce yourself. We meet at The Bear of Rodborough Hotel Rodborough Common Stroud Gloucestershire GL5 5DE See the map below. Please ask at the reception desk which room the BDA are meeting in.
8th March 2017 - Building Regulations Part Q - Andy Jones, CDC Building Control
Part Q, a little note about Part R and an introduction to Partnerships.
As always keeping up with current legislation and building regulations is vital. Andy Jones and Paul Bowley will be talk to us about part Q and its implications. Apparently this and applies to new dwellings at present. Part R
Click on this link to get a copy of the Part Q standard. security in dwellings
Click on this link to get a copy of the Part R standard. requirements for high-speed electronic communications networks in buildings
Requirement QI states: Reasonable provision must be made to prevent unauthorised access to:
- Any dwelling
- Any part of a building from which access can be gained to a flat within the building.
Approved Document Q is designed to ensure the prevention of unauthorised access to dwellings (including flats). As part of this, doors and windows or roof lights which could be accessed will need to resist physical attack by a casual or opportunist burglar.
12th April 2017 – Food and other waste collections - Carlos Novoth of Stroud District Council
He is Carlos Novoth. He is Public Spaces Manager at SDC.
The talk will review waste collection in Stroud, with emphasis on food wate.