Entries by Jeremy Beavan

Volunteer Conservation Days

Hazel Hill Wood The Conservation Group at Hazel Hill-Wood would love to hear from you For more information see the attached flyer or scan the QR code

Warm & Safe Wiltshire

Do you struggle to keep your home warm or worry how you will afford your energy bills this winter? For free, impartial advice about keeping warm in your home Contact Warm & Safe Wiltshire a service provided by Swindon Borough Council and Wiltshire Council in partnership with “The Centre for Sustainable Energy and Dorset and Wiltshire Fire […]

Great news – from 30 July you’ll be able to recycle even more!

From 30th July you can recycle: PLASTIC POTS,TUBS,AND TRAYS DRINK AND FOOD CARTONS In addition to plastic bottles and cardboard, you will be able to put yogurt pots, plastic trays, margarine tubs, ice cream tubs and juice cartons in your blue bin. Please rinse and squash your recycling where possible. Plastic films and black plastic […]

Firsdown Children’s Play Area ( Update ) March 2019

Previously mentioned Dec 2017 the Parish Council is planning to replace the roundabout with an improved version, also suitable for use by those with disabilities, The basketball hoop is planned to be removed and replaced with a new rope climbing frame/clamber net.    

Wiltshire Local Plan Review

Wiltshire Council is  reviewing the Wiltshire Core Strategy (adopted January 2015), which sets out planning policies for the development and use of land in the county over the period to 2026 and is used in the determination of planning applications. Referred to as the Wiltshire Local Plan Review. Wiltshire Council are seeking your views on […]

Parish Circular Walk Inauguration Sunday 1st October 2017

Despite the forecast of poor weather for the Inauguration of the Firsdown Circular Walk, there was a good turnout of residents and the weather stayed fine for most of the walk. Nigel Walsh spoke briefly about the circular walk describing how two other parishes, Pitton and Alderbury, have established circular walks in place with another […]

Firsdown Paths Group

Firsdown Circular Walk Official Opening  Firsdown Paths Group are proud to announce the official opening of the circular walk ranging from 2.5 to 5 miles, The official opening takes places on Sunday 1st October at 2 pm and starts from outside the Play Area at the South end of Firsdown All are welcome so please […]

New Park Bench for Firsdown

Firsdown Parish Council Would like to say a Big Thank you to Rory Dible and  Plymouth Brethren Christian Church in donating a lovely new Park bench for the community Local Parishioners including  Nigel Walsh and Parish Council Members Helen & Brian Edgeley helped to install the bench