The masterplan for the new Eastern villages, showing the extent of the planned development, is available here.
The New Eastern Villages (NEV) is one of the largest greenfield developments in the country, comprising about 8,000 homes, 40 hectares of employment space, a new secondary school and primary schools, transport improvements, and retail, health, community and leisure facilities.
Swindon Borough Council will be holding ‘drop in’ events for people to be able to find out more about the following proposed transport schemes for the New Eastern Villages:
· White Hart Junction improvements
· A420 Gablecross Junction improvements
· Nythe Road and Piccadilly Roundabout improvements
· Southern Connector Road
The drop-in events will held as follows:
– Saturday 20 July 2019 at Grange Leisure Main Hall, Grange Drive, SN3 4JY – 9am to 12.30pm
– Wednesday 24 July 2019 at Coleview Community Centre, Towcester Rd, SN3 4AS – 1.30pm to 6.30pm
– Thursday 25 July 2019 at Hooper’s Field Hall, Rotten Row, Wanborough, SN4 0AN – 3pm to 8pm
This is an opportunity for you to find out progress on the schemes. Further information can also be found at www.swindon.gov.uk/NEV
If you have any questions, please email NEV@swindon.gov.uk
50/50 Club – results for July
The winners are….
Come to our Midsummer Mayhem creativity morning at Shrivenham Park Golf Club! Audrey Jeffries and Sylvia Fones will be coming to lead a craft session with cards available for purchase. Everyone – of all ages – are welcome.
The session runs from 10:00 am to 12:00 and entry is only £4 per person which includes tea, coffee and biscuits.
Come along and watch Bourton Village take on Pinewood School in the annual cricket match. The match will be held in the beautiful setting of the school grounds on Monday 24 June, starting at 18.00. Everyone welcome.
Have you ever wondered which bin to use when disposing of your old socks, unwanted soil and used teabags? If so, help is at hand with the Wheel of Recycling – a handy gizmo from the Vale. Look out for one with the delivery of the Parish magazine over the next couple weeks (when you’re finished with it, it goes in the green bin!).
Also, for more information, try out the Vale’s ‘Bin Zone’ here. And there’s also an app available…