Cllr Brian Dalton. Working for Harnham

Wiltshire & City Councillor for Harnham. Born in Harnham, always lived in Harnham, battles for Harnham in Trowbridge Learn more

Street Lights to be switched off to save money

by Brian Dalton on 16 June, 2015

Wiltshire council will be switching off almost half its street lights after midnight, in a bid to save money. Some permanently. Click HERE to read their report. And click HERE for Map 1 of Salisbury and HERE for Map 2 of Salisbury. Whilst i’m aware the council needs to save money, their consultation falls way […]

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Green Bin – Sticker Problems

by Brian Dalton on 16 June, 2015

There has been an issue with the stickers sent out by the council for the Green Bins. If yours is not sticking to the Bin, please call the council and they will send out a new one to you. Their number is (01225) 713 000.

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Council axes Vision funding

by Brian Dalton on 26 March, 2015

Wiltshire Council has axed funding to the Vision board, which the public really has no confidence in anyway. Board members, were allegedly not even made aware of the decision. Click here to read the Journal report.  

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Council Quizzed on City Boundary Extension

by Brian Dalton on 24 March, 2015

Wiltshire Council quizzed on residents’ consultation on being swallowed up into the City – and will pay a huge council tax increase. Click HERE to hear my query to the cabinet member.

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Montague Rd to get major patch resurfacing

by Brian Dalton on 22 February, 2015

Montague Rd is having major patching works done and works are due to start very soon. A road closure order, to enable to works to carry out has been advertised. More details to follow.

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Trowbridge answer to car park issue – make 10p cheaper!

by Brian Dalton on 18 February, 2015

The Conservatives have suggested that by making current parking charges 10p cheaper, and making two well-underused car parks £1 an hour, will be good for Salisbury and solve the car parking issue that they created. The two car parks proposed at £1 an hour will be Culver Street and Southampton Rd, opposite the College. The […]

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Save our NHS: Salisbury

by Brian Dalton on 6 February, 2015

Please take a moment to read and sign this petition, from the respected 38 Degrees. Click here.

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SID is dead

by Brian Dalton on 2 February, 2015

SID stands for Speed Indicator Device. These are the little flashing signs which tell you if you’re driving over the speed limit. In 2011, the council allocated one to each Area Board, with criteria for where they could be used based on crash rates and ambient road speeds. Towards the end of last year Wiltshire […]

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Last summer WC consulted on the future of the green waste service, offering three options: 1. A three month suspension of the kerbside garden waste service with no collections taking place in December, January and February. 2. A five month suspension of the kerbside garden waste service with no collections taking place in November, December, […]

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Sussex Rd to be Resurfaced

by Brian Dalton on 10 January, 2015

After a long fight, Sussex Rd is now on the council’s programme to be resurfaced in the financial year 2015/16. It should be done sooner rather than later. I am still fighting to get Ravenscroft and Montague Rd on the list too. Also on the list are works on Harnham Rd, but there are no […]

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