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CTSW-Community Transport South Wiltshire

CTSW is an established Salisbury charity that focuses on providing door-to-door transport for people who would otherwise find it difficult to get out and about. A huge factor in reducing the quality of life for elderly and disabled people is not being able to get around. Many cannot afford taxis or reach buses and have […]

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Download: CTSW - 2. Shopper Leaflet v4 (1 MB)

Information on how your GP practice is working now

Your GP practice has been open throughout the pandemic with everyone working hard to continue to provide services. Attached is a leaflet providing you with more information on how GP Practices are working today

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Download: How GP practices are working now FINAL[37] (699 KB)

Suggestions for your Medicine Cabinet

Is your medicine cabinet stocked up? Painkillers Rehydration Salts? take a look at the attached leaflet for more information

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Download: Stock up your medicine cabinet (3 MB)

Notice of Local Elections 2021 ( Parish Councillors )

Firsdown Parish Council LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS 6th MAY 2021 We need new Parish Councillors —could you be one? YOU could help keep Firsdown Parish a vibrant, good place to live. Any person interested in becoming a Parish Councillor by standing for election at the forthcoming Local Government Elections on 6th May 2021 should contact the […]

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Download: Gen Haig We need you Firsdown Election notice (53 KB) Download: Notice of Local Gov Election 2021 (90 KB)

Are you fed-up with doing the same old walks?

Walking in Wiltshire www.walkinginengland.co.uk/wiltshire is the website for you!   With hundreds of walks to download and print, free, it also has books of walks, contact details for all the walking groups in the county, and much more. Whether you want to walk on your own or with a group all the information is there […]

Christmas & New Year Waste and Recycling collection dates 2020

Merry Christmas There will be no waste or recycling collections on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. See attached file for any changes to your normal collection dates  

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Wiltshire Police Area Board Briefing June 2020

Wiltshire Police has had a decrease in the volume of recorded crime by 4.1% in the 12 months to May 2020 and continues to have one of the lowest crime rates in the country. More information in the attached document  

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Download: SalisburyJune2020 (790 KB)

Young Work Wiltshire: A new service has been launched that aims to support 16 & 17 year old’s who are not in education, employment or training.

Three dedicated Education, Employment Advisers will be getting alongside our young people to help them access opportunities to help them towards successful working lives. These young people may face multiple barriers preventing them from participating in EET and need a different type of support. For some young people support is provided by other Local Authority […]

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Download: 202006 Hot Opps Bulletin Edition1 (370 KB) Download: DM20_456 - EET service flyer ONLINE VERSION (65 KB) Download: DM20_457 - EET service offer leaflet ONLINE VERSION (87 KB)

Notes regarding July 2020 Parish Council Meeting

Despite the recent relaxation of the Lockdown Recommendations, including the opening of community and village halls, the Parish Council is still unable to hold public meetings whilst the Government’s restrictions on social distancing and meeting of groups of people indoors remain in place. As a result, the meeting due to be held on Wednesday, July […]