Shaftesbury’s wildflower verge trial has changed Cllr Piers Brown’s opinion.
Staff at Shaftesbury Town Council are dealing with frequent Freedom of Information (FOI) requests from town councillors.
Dorset Council will create ‘four years of uncertainty’ for anybody buying or selling a home along the A350 since they ‘offered up’ the route to the Highways Agency, so the road could be assessed for dualling.
Michelle Alford was Shaftesbury’s 1975 carnival queen. Michelle stood up at Tuesday’s Shaftesbury Town Council meeting to proudly tell councillors so. And she had a clear message for them.
When Barratt build their 162-home estate alongside Wincombe Lane, they will need to make a £144,000 contribution to local infrastructure. It is known as a ‘section 106’ payment.
The High Street has been closed to traffic again today. The Town Council has committed to paying for pedestrianisation on market days, but only until the autumn, so far.
The Highways Agency will assess the potential for improving the A350 and the other north to south road links between the M4 and the coast.
An attempt to get Dorset Council to ask the government to recalculate Dorset’s new housing quota using up-to-date data has failed.