Entries by firsdownpc

Ghost Tours of Salisbury

Every Friday evening from 17th May – 27th September and suitable for families. https://www.visitwiltshire.co.uk/salisbury/whats-on/salisbury-city-ghost-tours-p2708733

Winterslow & Firsdown Village Fete 16th June from 13:00-17:00pm

A village fundraising day out! This year’s Village Fete is themed “Adventures Through Time”. Kicking off with a motorised procession hosting the children of Winterslow Primary School and Preschool all dressed up and continuing with unmissable entertainment, competitions, dog show, games, stalls, music, food and lots lots more! Entry is free. Come along for a […]

Virgin Media

Contractors working on behalf of Virgin Media have started to install new infrastructure in Firsdown. The timetable of work is below. Work takes place in approximately 100 yard sections along the pavement on one side of the road, before continuing on the opposite side. Each 100-yard section takes approximately 3 days. Day 1 – diamond […]

Firsdown Defibrillator

The Parish Council have adopted telephone kiosk on Firs Rd from Openreach, and have funded the installation of a defibrillator provided by the Community Heartbeat Trust. A defibrillator is used to support a patient in Cardiac Arrest with the aim of increasing their chances of survival. You don’t need a be a paramedic to use […]

OVO Energy Tour 23rd May

The OVO Energy Tour Series returns to Salisbury on Thursday 23 May Salisbury will once again thrill to top class sport when the city hosts Round 6 of the elite OVO Energy Tour Series cycling on Thursday 23 May. Wiltshire Council and Salisbury City Council are supporting the event, which will take place in Wiltshire for the second […]

Figsbury Challenge

The Figsbury Challenge raises funds for a local primary school and their designated charity, this year it is a children’s mental health charity. The event consists of short fun runs suitable for children of all ages, as well as adults.”   Please follow the link below   http://www.winterbourneearls.org/figsbury-challenge/

Consultation on a Masterplan for The Maltings and Central Car Park, Salisbury

Notice of consultation on a masterplan for the redevelopment of The Maltings and Central Car Park, Salisbury Wiltshire Council is consulting on a draft masterplan for The Maltings and Central Car Park, Salisbury, which is being prepared to guide the redevelopment of the site. The Maltings and Central Car Park is allocated for redevelopment by […]

New Boundary Commission Review

The Parish Council has made one formal response and will be submitting a further response, residents are encouraged to submit their own views and opinions to the consultation via the following link, More information was supplied in a recent leaflet drop to all homes in Firsdown.   http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/news/articles/boundary-review-consultation https://consultation.lgbce.org.uk/

Broadband

Openreach has now fully commissioned the 2nd broadband cabinet in the village. Residents who have not yet upgraded to an FTTC service (which is delivered over their telephone line), should contact their Internet Service Provider to order an FTTC service. Residents in Firs Close are able to order the superior FTTP service (a new fibre line […]