Entries by Kate Egan

Amended Plans for Traffic Calming along the A359 in the center of the village

Following further discussions between the Parish Council and Somerset Highways, new plans have been drawn up for traffic calming measures.  If anyone has any questions please contact the Clerk on or Cllr Geoff Andrews on TI004132-HW-070-Rev -_Phase 2 Consultation Plan TI004132-HW-071-Rev -_Phase 2 Consultation Plan

Potential Plans for Traffic Calming Measures within the Village

Following discussions between the Parish Council and Somerset Highways, plans have been drawn up for traffic calming measures – Potential Plans for Traffic calming within the village A statutory consultation will take place and during this period a public meeting will be held, dates are yet to be arranged.

Slides from the Public Meeting with PORR UK on 11th October.

Slideshow, Questions and Answers from the Public Meeting with PORR UK on 11th October 2021 Please find below the questions that were forwarded prior to the meeting and the answers.  At the bottom is a link for a copy of the slideshow. 1) the land next to A361 on the opposite side of the lane […]

CARRIAGEWAY DRAINAGE / RESURFACING WORK – A359, WANSTROW

CARRIAGEWAY DRAINAGE / RESURFACING WORK – A359, WANSTROW. PREP WORKS – 19/07/2021 – 23/07/2021 RESURFACING – 26/07/2021 – 30/07/2021 I am writing to inform you of our forthcoming carriageway resurfacing work upon the A359, Wanstrow. Somerset County Council, as the Highway Authority, have a statutory duty under S41 of the Highways Act 1980 to repair […]

Vacancy for a Councillor

Due to the resignation of Councillor Samantha Ingram there is a vacancy for a Parish Councillor. A by-election will be held to fill the vacancy if 10 electors from the parish give notice in writing to the Returning Officer, within 14 days of the date below to request such an election. The address to write […]

Wanstrow Parish Council are returning to face to face meetings

Wanstrow Parish Council are returning to physical meetings held in the Village Hall, the next meeting is on Monday 12th July starting at 7.30pm. A comprehensive risk assessment (copies below) is in place to allow this meeting to proceed under current Covid restrictions.  Members of the Parish Council and any members of the public attending […]

Network Rail Work – Track Renewal in Witham Friary

Network Rail will be carrying out some work in March to renew elements of the railway running through Witham Friary.  They are confident that residents of Wanstrow shouldn’t be affected by this work itself, but will be using a railway access point off Station Road to deliver heavy machinery onto the railway line to support […]

Lockdown Help for Families and Individuals

During this difficult COVID lock-down situation, all sorts of unforeseen issues have affected people, examples being problems accessing suitable equipment or broadband for home schooling, or putting food on the table. There are many pathways to get help, but if you find yourself not getting the help you need, Wanstrow Parish Council want to do […]