Annual Parish Meeting 14 March 2016

The annual parish meeting will take place on Monday 14 March 2016 at 7:00pm in the village hall. You can find the agenda at http://goo.gl/6WBJtW. The first part of the evening will be in traditional style with verbal reports from the council chairman, Wiltshire Council, the police and village organisations, followed by a time for refreshments. The second part of the evening will focus on us breaking into smaller groups for […]

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Cost of Policing Consultation

Angus Macpherson, Wiltshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, has launched a consultation on the cost of policing for 2016/17. He proposes adding £3.12 a year for a band D property onto the council tax, which would raise an additional £769,000.  He says that he needs to make savings of £2.7m to £3.5m. You can see his proposals and respond to his consultation at http://www.wiltshire-pcc.gov.uk/Transparency/Policeandcrimeelementofcounciltax2016-17.aspx.  The consultation ends at 10am […]

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London Plane Tree

We believe that we need to remove the London Plane Tree that is opposite the Bell.  It is a beautiful tree and we don’t want to lose it, but it is damaging the houses near it. So we don’t think we have a choice. We will plant some new trees to replace it, in more appropriate places. There is a preservation order that currently protects the tree and we […]

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