We welcome you to our community website. Please contact us if you would like to share your views on anything we are doing or that you think we should be doing.
Please subscribe to our mailing list if you would like us to send you updates & newsletters directly to your inbox.
Our purpose as a council is to make all kinds of decisions on issues that affect the local community whilst campaigning for better services and facilities
In doing so we hope to be improving the quality of life for all of our community
The Parish Council also accepts the challenge that annual reductions in Grants from Central Government have made.
Your next Parish Council Meeting will be on Wednesday 4th November, 2020
Firsdown Parish Council Meetings are held at Winterslow Village Hall.
Members of the public are welcome to attend but please be advised that we are following government guidelines with regards to social distancing, this means that:
Councillor tables and chairs to be 2m apart
Members of the public chairs to be 2m apart
Doors and windows to be open (fun in the winter!)
All surfaces that we touch – door handles, window handles, tables, chairs etc to be sanitised before and after use.
Face coverings to be worn, unless you have a pre-condition eg asthma which means you are exempt.
Hands to be sanitized on entering and leaving the building
Please refer to “Meeting Dates” in the drop-down menu for more details.
Wiltshire Council is making it easier to Recycle : You can now put paper, cans, cardboard, plastic bottles, cartons and plastic pots, tubs, and trays in your blue bin. Only glass and textiles will be collected from your black box Look out for a letter from the council your collection day may change See attached […]
https://www.firsdown.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/community.jpg152331firsdownpchttps://www.firsdown.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/fpc-logo-main.pngfirsdownpc2020-01-14 11:33:322020-01-14 11:33:32Salisbury Community Policing Team Report for January and February.
https://www.firsdown.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/polling-station.jpg429644firsdownpchttps://www.firsdown.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/fpc-logo-main.pngfirsdownpc2019-11-12 12:40:102019-11-12 12:40:10Notice of Election
A meeting has been arranged at Winterslow Village Hall on Thursday 24th October 6 pm-8 pm The purpose of the meeting is to talk representatives from Virgin Media to discuss the new services that will be available See the attached Poster for more detail
https://www.firsdown.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/virgin.png130206firsdownpchttps://www.firsdown.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/fpc-logo-main.pngfirsdownpc2019-10-16 08:57:292019-10-16 08:59:37Virgin Media Meeting 24th October
Including: Updates regarding Parking in Wiltshire with Guidance on disabled parking bays also included Parking on Pavements/Street Parking and the future strategy regarding paying for parking in Wiltshire Council owned car parks
Notice is hereby given that the Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all traffic: Winterslow Road (Part) Idmiston; from its junction with High Street to its junction with Gomeldon Road To enable: Dave Lucey Limited to complete a sewer connection Alternative route: via Winterslow Road (unaffected part) – A30 – A388 […]
The Salisbury Military History Society was founded in February and a number of its members live in the parish of Firsdown. Details of September and October meetings can be found using the link below 25th September – 1973 Yom Kippur War 23rd October – The Battle of Balaclava Further details may be found on our […]
https://www.firsdown.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Institute-and-Museum-of-Military-History-in-Buda-Castle-640x330.jpg330640firsdownpchttps://www.firsdown.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/fpc-logo-main.pngfirsdownpc2019-08-08 09:18:102019-08-08 09:18:10The Salisbury Military History Society
The road to Porton from the A30 traffic lights will be closed (at the traffic lights) 0930-1600 between Monday 12th and Wednesday 14th August to enable the cat’s eyes on this stretch of road to be replaced.
Local Area Boards (Salisbury, Southern Wiltshire and South West Wiltshire) have each contributed funding to the 2019 Silver Sunday programme of events. The programme, which is geared towards helping older people access local activities and groups, was first piloted in Salisbury last year, but the hope this year is that it can begin to build […]
https://www.firsdown.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Sports-people-cartoon-vector-02.jpg386500firsdownpchttps://www.firsdown.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/fpc-logo-main.pngfirsdownpc2019-07-25 10:13:332019-07-25 10:13:33Summer Events at Amesbury Sports Centre