We have just spent a nice day on the path in the sun, meeting lots of people also enjoying it. We concentrated on removing thorns from the verge north of Dukesmead Kennels. This means that there will be fewer sharp thorns falling across at head height, and it will be easier to keep the verge… read more
Please be advised we are due to have speed bumps installed on the track next week. Please be careful in regards to workmen if driving down this track.
Please read the attached information if you are planning on attending the Monday 14th Nov Council meeting with regards to the New Road Build Out. Click Here.
Preparatory work for Junction 16 improvements well underway Work to build the contractor’s site compound off Hay Lane has continued with the installation of the main site offices. Vegetation clearance, trial holes, work entrances, and other works needed to get the junction ready for construction are underway, and the temporary 40mph speed limit has now… read more
The Benefits Cap, which limits the amount of Welfare Benefit a household can receive, is being reduced from 7th November 2016. The amount that families, couples and lone parents can receive will be £385 per week (£20,000 per annum) and £258 per week (£13,400 p.a.) for single persons. Households are exempt from the cap, if… read more
A press release has been issued which states that J15 will be upgraded as part of SBC’s drive to improve key highway interchanges. Jointly funded by Highways England and developers contributions (Persimmon and Redrow) The work is to include: Widening of the southbound carriageway of the A419 to the M4 eastbound. Dedicated left turn slip… read more
Ridgeway Bell Notes for: November 2016 (December 2016 issue) is now available.
The Parish Council have asked SBC for assistance with speed calming issues around Chiseldon Village, we have the following updates from our Ward Councillors: Turning Mirror when exiting Turnball onto Hodson Road: “As funding is limited, requests are priority based, if pictures can be taken of parked vehicles in Turnball to illustrate the issues that… read more
Please view this document to find out details of how clubs and charities etc can apply for a grant or donation from the Parish Council.
The service starts at 10.55 at the Memorial on New Road. Everyone is welcome to attend.