Seend Parish Council



Planning  Application - 17/80217/FUL - Blossom Hill

(A361 between Seend Cleeve and Seend.  

Change of use of land with associated ancillary development to single traveller pitch.


This application was discussed at the Strategic Planning Committee Meeting on Wednesday 6th December.  This was approved by 6 votes to 5.




Please click on links below for  advert, job description and application.  Closing date for application is 8th December.





Temporary Closure of: C242 Spout Lane (Part), Seend (Ref: TTRO 4983


This Order will come into operation on 6th November 2017 and it is anticipated that the closure  will be required until 24th November 2017.  Access will be maintained for residents and businesses where possible, although delays are likely due to the nature of the works.


Wessex Water Works - Seend Cleeve - November onwards


The Parish Council has just been notified by Wessex Water that they will be replacing the existing water mains through Seend Cleeve, along the C226 Trowbridge Road to Bollands Hill, between Row Lane and the access to The Barge Inn, as well as the full length of Perry's Lane.  These essential works are due to begin at the beginning of November, in the first instance on Perrys Lane and then the main part of Seend Cleeve from January.  Residents will receive letters from Wessex Water in due course.  


Further details:  







All residents are urged to respond to the Seend Neighbourhood Plan Consultation Documents:  Please click on the link below to take you to their website:






Please click on link to find the full plans of this proposed development.  Comments can be sent to:







For any highways, rights of way, environmental or any other issues affecting the village, please contact the Clerk, or you can report the problem directly to the relevant department at Wiltshire County Council by using their MyWiltshire on-line reporting service.


Copy and paste the link into your google search bar to find out how to report an issue using the My Wiltshire on-line reporting system, and follow the guidelines.  If in doubt please contact the Clerk.


For further details click here:





The final draft of the Seend Parish Housing Survey can be found by clicking on the link below.





The Household Recycling Centre timetable for Melksham can be found by clinking on the link  below.  Please note that they are now closed for two days each week.  





Christmas 2017 Closures


Please note, there will be no waste or recycling collections on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.  There will be catch up collections on Saturday 30th December, Saturday 6th January and Saturday 13th January.   Garden waste collections will be suspended from Monday 25th December for two weeks and resume on Tuesday 9th January.  Collections will be one day later than normal during this week.  All collections, including garden waste, will return to normal from Monday 15th January 2018.    


Full details, click here.




Seend Shuttle Community Bus.  Please click on the link below for the current timetable.






FREE shuttle service and 3 youth clubs each week at Canberra in Melksham, please see link below:








Below is a copy of the latest Mobile Library timetable for our area - click on Link Button.

Paper copies of the timetable are available on request.








Please click on the link below for a summary of the recent Village Appraisal.






Community Police


A member of our Community Policing Team will be in the village on a regular basis, to answer questions, queries or concerns you may have:


PCSO Contact:  - PCSO  Maggie Ledbury


Internal: 101 Ext 77436089 or Mobile: 07471028939


Divisional Headquarters, Hampton Park West, Semington. SN12 6QQ    






Emergency Guide Seend Parish Appraisal Good Neighbours Mobile library timetable Household Recycling Centres Young_Melksham_Logo_500px Shuttle for Youth Clubs More Info.... Aster Plans Seend Parish Housing Survey Report Community Policing Newsletter June 2017 SEEND SHUTTLE BUS TIMETABLE As at June 2017 Wessex Water Works - Seend Cleeve Community Policing Newsletter September 2017 Community Policing Newsletter October 2017 Job Advert Application Form Job Description Perrys Lane Diversion Community Policing Newsletter November 2017