282016Nov
Extra funds to help fight Potholes

Extra funds to help fight Potholes

On 28th November, the Transport Secretary Chris Grayling announced an additional allocation of £1,300,000 to enable Wiltshire Council to fix up to 24,500 potholes in 2017/2018. This funding is over and above the £14,757,000 the Department of Transport had already committed to providing in 2017 to 2018 to help repair our local highways in Wiltshire….

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122016Jul

Bus Services Bill

The Bus Services Bill was recently announced in the Queen’s speech. I think that this is a fantastic opportunity to get the requirement to have audio visual (AV) next stop and final destination announcements on all new buses into law. I believe this requirement would enable people with sight loss, and many other members of…

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42016Jun

How we can save our buses

Click HERE to read my latest column in the Wiltshire Times and Wiltshire Gazette & Herald. Buses are important to many of Wiltshire’s communities. Whether it is the bus through Pewsham in Chippenham, the services through our villages, Corsham or Melksham or the RUH Hooper bus that serves Bradford on Avon, people value their own…

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102015Sep

Discussing important issues with Holt parish council

Delighted that the Gladman development will not be going ahead in Holt, Wiltshire. Great news and like many local residents I opposed this development from the beginning. Today I met with some of the members of the Holt Parish Council to discuss local issues including traffic and parking in the village amongst others. If you…

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