Trevor Carbin

Liberal Democrat Councillor working for you in Holt, Monkton Farleigh, South Wraxall and Staverton. Learn more

Steam licensing application

by trevorcarbin on 19 April, 2018

Wiltshire Council as Licensing Authority has received an application from Box Steam Brewery Ltd for a premises licence at Holt Recreation Ground. The application is for a one day event in July each year for the following activities: Live and recorded music (indoors)  Sat 12.00 – 22.00 Sale of Alcohol (on sales) Sat 12.00 – […]

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Staverton planning applications and decisions

by trevorcarbin on 19 April, 2018

To look at an application on the WC website, copy the reference number, go to WC planning website  then paste the reference number into the search box. ……………………….. 18/02967/FUL: 12 School Lane: Single storey extension & part garage conversion to accommodation: 11/04/2018 18/01436/FUL: The Old Wesleyan Chapel: Single storey timber Carriage House style building to be […]

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Monkton Farleigh Planning Applications

by trevorcarbin on 19 April, 2018

Recent planning applications and decisions in Monkton Farleigh.  To look at an application on the WC website, copy the reference number, go to WC planning website,  then paste the reference number into the search box. ……………………………………….. 18/03043/LBC: Paddock House 8 Bath Road Farleigh Wick: Replace a number of single glazed windows with 20mm double glazed bespoke wooden […]

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Cemetery Lane in Bradford to be closed

by trevorcarbin on 5 April, 2018

We won’t be able to take the short cut from Holt Road onto New Road in Bradford for much longer.  Because of the development in the area the road is to be permanently shut to through traffic. The legal order for the closure comes into force on April 13th: the actual closure could be any time thereafter.

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96 bus service reduced

by trevorcarbin on 4 April, 2018

As of mid-March 2018 the 1710 bus from Bradford to South Wraxall and Monkton Farleigh has been scrapped, with the last bus now being at 1410 from Trowbridge and 1435 from Bradford town bridge.  WC say this is due to not enough passengers using the bus to make it worthwhile.

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Holt – planning

by trevorcarbin on 3 April, 2018

To look at an application on the WC website, copy the reference number, go to WC planning website  then paste the reference number into the search box. ………………………… 18/02430/FUL: Leigh Grange Leigh Road: Retrospective planning permission for 12 solar panels installed on rear of outbuilding: 28/03/2018 18/02727/VAR: Land at Cock Hill Farm: Variation of application 14/05596/FUL […]

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Holt footpath order confirmed

by trevorcarbin on 28 March, 2018

Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 – Section 53 The Wiltshire Council (Parish of Holt) Path no.73 Definitive Map and Statement Modification Order 2016  Following a hearing held on March 14th regarding the definitive map modification order, the Inspector’s formal decision is to confirm the order. The new footpath leading off Leigh Road can now be added to […]

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Wraxall road closure

by trevorcarbin on 28 March, 2018

Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all traffic: Upper South Wraxall (Part),  from a point adjacent to the property “Mount Pleasant Farm” for a distance of approximately 30m in a westerly direction. To enable: Wessex Water to carry out standard connection works. Alternative route: via Upper South Wraxall (unaffected length) – […]

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Rushmead Lane

by trevorcarbin on 23 March, 2018

This is the road between Monkton Farleigh and South Wraxall.  It’s in a very bad state at the moment and the council can’t be bothered to fix it, so unless you’re in a tractor it needs to be taken very carefully. The road has probably been in existence since Anglo-Saxon times, but Wiltshire Council says […]

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Staverton litterpick

by trevorcarbin on 21 March, 2018

Every spring and every autumn we give the village a clean-up. The 2018 spring-clean was snowed off – the first time we ever had to cancel in the dozen or so years the event has been taking place. The next event is scheduled for Sunday October 7th, 11am at the Village Hall. If you haven’t joined […]

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