IMPORTANT – Castle View Play area

IMPORTANT MESSAGE – The playground on Castle View Road has a damaged piece of equipment. One of the wooden top bars of the climbing areas has broken. The equipment is currently on the floor. Our contractors are visiting at 9.00am tomorrow to remove the wooden bar and unattach the ropes to make the area safe…. read more

Thursday’s Youth club van at Castle View green

Youth Mobi van. Every Thursday evening in term time the BIOS van visits the Castle View green area to provide a youth club for local kids. They arrive around 7.20pm and stay until about 8.45pm (later on lighter evenings). It’s aimed for children who can stay unattended. You can get more information on their website… read more

Pothole repairs

Swindon Borough Council is responsible for the repair of patches and potholes to all roads, highways, footpaths and cycle ways within the Borough. To report a pothole call 01793 445500.

Change of speed limit bulletin

50mph speed reduction on A361 Work is due to start on Monday (3rd April) on the A361 to implement a new 50mph speed limit between Blackworth Roundabout and Lechlade. The works are being promoted as a local safety scheme welcomed by Inglesham Parish Council and local ward councillors.

Social Housing resident required to sit on SBC housing panel

Swindon Borough Council has a housing panel which helps to form decisions on social housing. Ideally a local resident in social housing will be on this panel as requests are often more likely to be heard if an informed local resident makes them. Ward Cllr Eric Shaw is looking for someone who can join this… read more

Green waste collections

One of our Councillors has just made me aware of some changes to the green waste collection service from SBC. The links are here just in case you experience any collection issues. https://www.swindon.gov.uk/info/20015/bins_rubbish_and_recycling/494/rubbish_and_recycling_guide/4 https://www.swindon.gov.uk/info/20015/bins_rubbish_and_recycling/444/subscribe_for_green_garden_waste_collections