Yellow line changes in Chiseldon

The following documents explain the changes to take place within Chiseldon with regards to yellow lines. VO 7 Public Notice Statement of reasons Advertising plan New road removal of DYL 3.5.17 Advertising plan New road introduction of DYL 3.5.17

M4 Junction 16 works update

We’ve received the following update from Swindon Borough Council: A broad range of work is in progress at Junction 16 including the import of clay, utility diversions – including gas and telecommunications – and the earthworks and drainage at the inner south side of the roundabout and Hay Lane. The import of clay has continued… read more

Timetable changes to Swindon bus services including new routes

Thamesdown Buses have evaluated feedback and listened to customer comments and these changes will offer improved connections across Swindon from 14 May 2017. As well as changes to timetables there are two brand new routes to enjoy: Route 5 running between Haydon Wick | Town Centre | Walcot East | Park North Route R1 running from Town Centre… read more

Ermin Street railway works

Network Rail need to lower the track under the listed Roman Road/Ermin Street bridge to create room for the overhead line equipment that will power the new electric trains. Rail services between Didcot and Bristol Parkway via Swindon will be affected over the bank holiday weekend (27th – 29th May 2017).  Read more about the… read more

Dates on the Railway Path

We have now received dates for future events concerning the railway path. Sunday June 11th: workday, possibly south of Ogbourne St Andrew Sunday July 30th: butterfly walk at Whitefield Farm, north of Ogbourne St George Sunday Sept 10th: workday, possibly in the Marlborough area Saturday Oct 14th: workday, possibly north of Ogbourne St George Sunday… read more

New cycle route along Covingham Drive open

The new pedestrian-cycle route along the northern verge of Covingham Drive was completed a few weeks ago and it’s great to see lots of walkers and cyclists already making good use of it.  We have received some really positive feedback on the new route which is a high quality addition to the Swindon Urban Cycle… read more

Akers Way reconstruction update

Work is continuing on Akers Way and the road remains closed from St Mary’s Church and Cheney Manor Industrial Estate to enable the contractor to continue with phase 1 of the works.  The diversion route for phase one of the works will be via Cheney Manor Industrial Estate Road, Darby Close and Cheney Manor Road. There will… read more