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

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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Footpath Repairs and Replacement

by Brian Dalton on 10 January, 2015

Wiltshire Council are soon to embark on some pavement repairs and replacement around the City, which is very long overdue! If you know of any pavements that are in need of replacement or repair in Harnham, then please do let me know as soon as possible. I will then do all I can to get them included […]

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Happy New Year!

by Brian Dalton on 31 December, 2014

Wishing you all a very Happy New Year. I hope you had a great Christmas. Just to say that it’s an honour to represent you in the council. Harnham residents always come first; and that as a lifelong Harnham resident myself, Harnham is always on my agenda.  

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Resurfacing At Last!

by Brian Dalton on 11 December, 2014

Hurrah! Some of Harnham’s roads have been resurfaced, after what seems like years of waiting. Folkestone Rd and Old Blandford Rd have now been done and almost completed. The Harnham Rd/Saxon Rd junction is in the pipeline, and due to be done, i’m advised early next year. Other roads in Harnham are planned to be done […]

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Hollows Close Traffic Scheme Approved

by Brian Dalton on 11 December, 2014

The traffic proposal for Hollows Close and Folkestone Rd, have finally been approved by Trowbridge. This has been after a very long campaign by residents in both streets, who have long campaigned for a permit scheme, as exists in Saxon Rd. Wiltshire Council has however, slightly amended the scheme after public comments during the public consultation. […]

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Parsonage Green Yellow Lines

by Brian Dalton on 18 November, 2014

Trowbridge has approved traffic restrictions for Parsonage Green, after a very long bureaucratic process. The works will go to the council’s contractor to implement the lines, which I hope are going to be done sooner rather than later! I will post more when I hear anything.

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