Cllr Brian Dalton. Working for Harnham

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

Coombe Rd White Railings

by Brian Dalton on 12 July, 2017

At long last and after years of waiting and numerous complaints to Wiltshire Council, the white handrail, which was broken in numerous places, was finally repaired a few weeks ago. The next job is to ‘nag’ to get the whole rail painted white – watch this space!

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The public consultation on building 840 new houses around Harnham commences on July 14th and will last ten weeks. Please click the link to have your say. Please contact me if you need any help or assistance. http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/planninganddevelopment/planningpolicy/wiltshsgsiteallocationsplan.htm  

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Wiltshire’s ruling Tories have approved the draft Housing sites plan, which if approved (very likely) then an additional 840 houses, without infrastructure, will be built in and around Harnham. This includes: 100 new homes just to the south west of Woodbury Rise, Rowbarrow. 100 new homes near Waldron’s Farm, Netherhampton Rd (North) 640 new homes […]

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More Chaos for Harnham?

by Brian Dalton on 27 June, 2017

Wiltshire Council are proposing another 840 houses for Harnham. Hasn’t the time come to stop more piecemeal development, which will bring Harnham’s roads beyond bursting point? More to follow.

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What a nerve!

by Brian Dalton on 3 April, 2017

The Tory candidate, in his leaflet, has the nerve to stand near the railings at Coombe Rd, appearing to complain about it. Well, if his Tory colleagues hadn’t botched up the previous contract (Balfour Beatty LP) then works would have now been long completed. An absolute disgrace.

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New Housing Threat On Netherhampton Rd?

by Brian Dalton on 3 April, 2017

I am keeping a very close eye on the potential development of some 400+ near to the Cattle Market. The land in question, has been ‘eyed up’ by developers, who were seen on site surveying by residents. The land was NEVER deleted for development by the Tory administration several years ago, who now face pressure to […]

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Happy New Year

by Brian Dalton on 31 December, 2016

Wishing all  Harnham residents a very Happy New Year. I hope Christmas went well. I look forward to meeting many of you over the coming months and please do contact me anytime. I’m here to help you.

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Bus service consultation

by Brian Dalton on 21 January, 2016

Wiltshire council are carrying out a consultation on bus services which they subsidise. They will be cutting funding to these and Harnham buses are likely to be affected. That’s the r1 and r5 sertvices. I strongly encourage you  to take the survey and give your views. We already have no r5 service on Sundays after […]

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Have your say! Boundary review

by Brian Dalton on 14 October, 2015

If you live adjacent to Harnham (or Salisbury), please click the link and have your say whether you wish to ‘move’ into the City or not. Your Council Tax will massively increase if you do! Please click here. Salisbury City Council is pushing to extend its boundary, including swallowing up parts of the Netherhampton and […]

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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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