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

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Residents meeting packed out

by Brian Dalton on 16 August, 2009

The meeting at Harnham Club on Friday was packed, attended by some 100 – 120 local Residents.  People expressed their anger at the proposals, which if implemented, would turn Netherhampton Rd into Southampton Rd. Well over £100 was raised at the meeting, which will be used for printing costs for a leaflet, which will be delivered […]

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Due to requests from residents, a public meeting has been called to further discuss the Boundary issue.  A second letter to residents has now been delivered.  A petition will also be launched at the meeting. The meeting will be on: Wednesday July 23rd St Georges Hall, Lower St. 7.30pm – 8.45pm. Tea & Coffee will be […]

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Well, what a turn out!  At the unveiling of Susan Harris’s Memorial Bench & Plaque at the Old Mill this morning, 10th April, some 40-50 people attended in brilliant sunshine. After Rev’ Scrace Blessed the Bench, the unveiling was performed by Susan’s closest friends from the Sarum St Michael College, along with family members. Everyone […]

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RTPI on its way to West Harnham!

by Brian Dalton on 29 November, 2007

Developer contributions from the former Wellworthy site on Netherhampton Rd, has been made available to West Harnham.  The monies, about £12,500, must be used on transportation issues only.  Murial and I have requested that the money is used to upgrade many of our busy Bus Stops to RTPI – Real Time Passenger Information.  Bus users will […]

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West Harnham Flood Scheme

by Brian Dalton on 13 November, 2007

The Environment Agency flood scheme for West Harnham, which was given planning permission last year, has now been allocated its funding.  The scheme has now been modified and will be slightly smaller than the one first proposed.   An exhibition of the modified proposals took place on November 9th at the Rose & Crown Hotel and was very […]

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1966 Old Mill bravery to be remembered

by Brian Dalton on 8 November, 2007

The bravery of a young 20 year old girl is to be remembered at the Old Mill.  When the Town Path is finally resurfaced, a memorial bench & plaque will be installed near to the scene of a tragic accident near Rose Cottage in 1966. Susan Harris, from Rame in Cornwall, was a student at Sarum […]

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Town Path

by Brian Dalton on 8 November, 2007

I have now been advised by the county council that the Town Path is to be resurfaced in January!  The ball is now in their court.  I am still pushing them to renew all the lighting along here. I have been on site along Town Path with district council Parks officers to discuss benches & […]

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West Harnham cycleway/footpath to be extended

by Brian Dalton on 8 November, 2007

After many years of campaigning by Murial and I, we have at last secured the funding to get this very important link to be fully extended up to the sports fields at the Cattle Market from West Harnham.  The work should start in the new year, but a date is yet to be set.  It […]

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