Grant for Swindon Dementia Action Alliance Approved by Members

Grant for Swindon Dementia Action Alliance Approved by Members

At our finance meeting, earlier this week, members supported the grant application of £1,952 for Swindon Dementia Action Alliance. This will help fund a fortnightly singing for the memory group for people in Stratton with Dementia and their carers. The benefit of...
Merton Field Flooding Meeting

Merton Field Flooding Meeting

We will be holding a public meeting for residents to attend and discuss the flooding issues at Merton Field with their elected Parish Councillors. This will be held on Wednesday 8 January 2020 at 6 pm, kindly hosted by Revd Ali Chesworth at St Phillips Church. The aim...
Merton Field Flood Update

Merton Field Flood Update

 The Parish Council is presently working in consultation with Thames Water and Swindon Borough Council to resolve the flooding issue.   The Swindon Borough Council Engineering Teams and Civil Protection Unit have visited the site to review the situation and we are...
Merton Field Flood Update

Merton Field Flood Update

We have spoken with the drainage contractor this morning who has confirmed that: The water is pumping out at 3 metres a second It has presently reduced by 7 inches, which equates to around 75-80,000 litres In response to the comments with regards to the small pipe...
Changes to Waste and Recycling over Christmas and New Year

Changes to Waste and Recycling over Christmas and New Year

Important changes to your waste and recycling Christmas and New Year collections! Households in Swindon are being reminded about some important changes to waste and recycling collections over the festive period. There will be no waste and recycling collections on...
Press Release: Merton Field Flooding

Press Release: Merton Field Flooding

Stratton St Margaret Parish Council – Merton Field Flooding Press Release   We would like to apologise for the flooding at Merton Fields due to the new drainage system, provide the background as to why it was installed and to confirm the remedial action being taken...