INSPECTION OF THE ACCOUNTS
As per our Governance and Accounting regulations, members of the Parish can inspect the 2017-18 Financial Accounts. The dates set for the period for the exercise of public rights are: Monday 2nd July to Friday 10th August. Anyone wishing to take up this right should please contact the Clerk or Councillor Georgina A’Bear on 07706 850859 or email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org Please contact both, to ensure that one or both of us respond. We can then arrange a suitable time and place for you to look at the accounts file. All Accounting and Governance statements, including our Internal Auditor’s report can be found on accounts page on this website.
ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE FOR SEEND PARISH
Church Crossing, High Street Seend 2nd-6th July
There will be some disruption to traffic whilst the work is taking place Traffic lights will be installed, so there will be short stretch of single file traffic. These lights will be taken away on the night of 4th July tso as not to cause further disruption when the A365 is closed at Sells Green. See below.
On 04 July 2018 between the hours of 1900 and 00.00, the following length of road shall be closed to all traffic to enable Tarmac to carry out carriageway resurfacing and associated maintenance works. A365 Devizes Road (Part), Seend; from its junction with Station Road to its junction with A365 Bath Road. A365 Bath Road, Seend; from its junction with A365 Devizes Road to its junction with A365 Sells Green. A365 Sells Green, Seend; from its junction with A365 Bath Road to its junction with Spout Lane.
Alternative route: via A365 (Unaffected length) – A361 – A350 and vice versa.
Temporary Closure of The Pelch from 31st July to 3rd August from a point outside property No.74, Seend for a distance of 40m in an easterly direction. This is to enable: Wessex Water to carry out a sewer repair. Alternative route: via Pelch Lane (unaffected length) – Bollands Hill – C226 Trowbridge Road – Pelch Lane (unaffected length) and vice versa.
We have a vacancy for a Parish Councillor. Anyone intereted, please contact the Clerk.
ANNUAL PARISH MEETING
This took place on 8th May in the Pavilion and was well attended. Mr Terry James and Mrs Anita Heatley were re-elected as Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Parish Council. Reports were given by the Chairman, Mrs Georgina A’Bear on the Neighbourhood Plan, the Clerk on finance and a report by Councillor Jonathon Seed. Representatives of 13 Seend Clubs and organisations presented annual reports on their year’s activities.
SEEND NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN
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:
HOW TO REPORT A PROBLEM AFFECTING THE VILLAGE
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:
HOUSING NEEDS SURVEY
The final draft of the Seend Parish Housing Survey can be found by clicking on the link below.
HOUSEHOLD RECYCLING CENTRE, MELKSHAM
Winter Opening hours (1 Nov-31 March) 10am - 4pm - Mon, Thurs, Fri, Sat and Sun
Summer Opening hours (1 April-31 Oct) 9am-4pm - Mon, Thurs, Fri, Sat and Sun
Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Full Details of All Recycling Centres Opening Hours
SEEND 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:
Mobile Library Visits - January–September 2018
Seend The Lye 09.40-10.00
Seend Cleeve 10.05-10.25
Bulkington The Well 11.05-11.30
Monday 8th January Monday 5th Feb
Monday 5th March Monday 26 April*
Monday 30 May Monday 21 June
Monday 23 July Monday 20th August
Monday 17 September
*These visits replace your normal visits which fall on Bank Holidays.
Please click on the link below for a summary of the recent Village Appraisal.
Community Police News
Our PCSO Contact is PCSO Maggie Ledbury
Internal: 101 Ext 77436089 or Mobile: 07471028939
Divisional Headquarters, Hampton Park West, Semington. SN12 6QQ