Trevor Carbin

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

WC Plan Review – consultation closed

by trevorcarbin on 9 March, 2021

The Review has created a tsunami of rejection from communities across Wiltshire. In our area Trowbridge, Hilperton and Staverton have put in strong objections. You can still see the documentation here. It’s also in the Cabinet agenda for December 1st. Go to agenda item 8 and open up the full list of documents. See the […]

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Cumberwell footpath diversion gets more time

by trevorcarbin on 16 June, 2021

The golf course is being expanded in accordance with a recent planning permission, which has resulted in the diversion of footpath SWRA24. This is a very well-used path and is part of the ‘Bradford Wheel’ system of rights of way. Planning officers have investigated the works and have confirmed that the work is being done […]

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Cleveland Bridge Closure

by trevorcarbin on 13 June, 2021

The bridge in Bath will be fully closed for three months from June 28th. Wiltshire Council and Bath Council are not co-operating on diversion routes. WC is though putting up signage, the main purpose of which is to discourage drivers from going through Bradford on Avon. No consideration has been given to other communities they […]

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Atworth Solar Farm

by trevorcarbin on 11 June, 2021

Atworth residents will be getting a mailshot over the weekend from Enso Energy, about their proposal for a solar farm on 33 Hectares of land around Studley Farm. They’ll be holding an exhibition in the Village Hall on June 24th.They’re asking for comments on the scheme. When it becomes a planning application there will also […]

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Youth activities in Bradford

by trevorcarbin on 8 June, 2021

As these are part funded by the Area Board any young people from our villages can join in …

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Atworth Planning Applications

by trevorcarbin on 7 June, 2021

To look at an application on the WC website, copy the reference number, go to the WC planning website, then paste the reference number into the ‘Keyword Search’ box. ………………………… PL/2021/05520: Unit 8 Atworth Business Park: Change of use to light industrial (Class E), variation of condition 10 and 12 attached to permission 19/06790/FUL, extension […]

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Monkton Farleigh Planning Applications

by trevorcarbin on 5 June, 2021

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 ‘Keyword Search’ box. ……………………………………….. PL/2021/04158:  Long Spinney, 42D, Monkton Farleigh: Proposed first-floor extensions and alterations above the existing kitchen and the installation of exterior […]

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Holt – planning

by trevorcarbin on 5 June, 2021

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 ‘Keyword Search’ box. ………………………… PL/2021/05112 – 290A BRADLEY LANE:  single storey rear extension:  respond by 08/07/2021 PL/2021/05711 –  5 CHESTNUT CORNER:  Works to Trees in a Conservation Area:  Respond By 28-06-2021 […]

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South Wraxall planning applications and decisions

by trevorcarbin on 1 June, 2021

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 ‘Keyword Search’ box. ………………………. PL/2021/04500 – Works to a Listed Building: Ford Farm, Bradford Leigh: New external boiler to courtyard: Respond By 09-07-2021 PL/2021/04785 – Full Planning Permission: Upper Farm, Lower […]

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Melksham bypass.

by trevorcarbin on 26 May, 2021

Wiltshire Council has decided to build a bypass to the east of the town.  Following a consultation last winter, the route is to go forward as the preferred option, because it will allow through traffic to travel faster and will open up more land for housing development. The route will, it’s claimed, reduce journey times […]

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Holt and Atworth Surgeries.

by trevorcarbin on 11 May, 2021

The pattern of holding surgeries before the Parish Council meetings will continue. Holt PC normally meet in the Village Hall at 7.30pm on Thursdays, so my surgery will be from 6.30 to 7.30 pm in the little room downstairs, on the left as you enter the hall. We’ll all have to follow the village hall […]

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