Surrender of Land at Beechcroft Road, Upper Stratton, Swindon

Surrender of Land at Beechcroft Road, Upper Stratton, Swindon

Land at Beechcroft Road, Upper Stratton, Swindon Local Government Act 1972 Section 127 (1) Notice of intended disposal of open space land NOTICE is hereby given that Stratton St Margaret Parish Council intends to dispose of a parcel of land at Land at Beechcroft Road,...
Staff Blog: We’re all together, even though we’re apart

Staff Blog: We’re all together, even though we’re apart

So I was going to do the whole social media thing and say I am blessed to be working from home and having all this extra time with my children is amazing but I thought some of you may appreciate a bit of honesty! The first few weeks were tough! Like running barefoot...
Staff Blog: Working from home for the first time in 45 years!

Staff Blog: Working from home for the first time in 45 years!

It has been very different working from home, as this is the first time in 45 years I have done this. I am getting up at the same time every morning and getting dressed to take my husband to work Firstly, it was ‘this is OK a bit of a novelty’ I had tasks for the week...
People in Swindon urged to reach out to care home residents

People in Swindon urged to reach out to care home residents

People are being asked if they could spare a few minutes to put smiles on the faces of isolated residents as Swindon Borough Council launches a new initiative to help those who live in care homes. As part of the Council’s #HereForSwindon support measures, people...
Staff Blog: Adapting to a temporary new normal

Staff Blog: Adapting to a temporary new normal

During the lockdown I have taken on a new role, liaising with volunteers, voluntary groups, vulnerable residents and by the guidance of the Swindon Borough Council been able to supply a support network to local residents.  I have to say, that the local council...