Trevor Carbin

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

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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Holt Tannery Application

by trevorcarbin on 17 March, 2018

A new application to develop the site has been submitted to Wiltshire Council.  Reference number is 18/02408/FUL, and you can see all the documentation here

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Monkton Farleigh litterpick rescheduled

by trevorcarbin on 13 March, 2018

It was planned for Sunday March 4th but you can’t find litter in snow.  The Parish Council has rescheduled for Sunday 21st, 0930 at the Village Hall..

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Holt – planning

by trevorcarbin on 5 March, 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. ………………………… 18/02408/FUL and 18/02529/LBC: The Old Tannery Site: Demolition of modern industrial buildings. Conversion and alteration of curtilage listed buildings to offices, workshops and flexible multi-purpose space (Class B1). […]

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South Wraxall planning applications and decisions

by trevorcarbin on 5 March, 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. ………………………. 18/01958/PNCOU      Ellbridge Farm, Bradford Leigh:  Prior approval of proposed change of use of agricultural building to a dwellinghouse (Use Class C3) and for associated operation development. 17/11696/FUL: Norbin […]

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Monkton Farleigh Snowplough in operation

by trevorcarbin on 2 March, 2018

Holt – new date for Midlands closure

by trevorcarbin on 20 February, 2018

Notice is hereby given that the Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all traffic: The Midlands (Part), Holt; from its junction with Brook Lane in a south-easterly direction for a distance of approximately 33m towards B3107 The Street. To enable: Atkins to undertake footway reconstruction works. Alternative route: via The Midlands […]

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Staverton wins competition for freight study

by trevorcarbin on 20 February, 2018

The B3105 through Staverton was nominated by the Area Board as worthy of investigation to see how much HGV traffic was using it, the effect of that traffic, and what could be done to possibly divert heavy traffic away from the village. In 2016 county-wide 35 schemes were put forward by Area Boards.  Those schemes […]

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Wiltshire Council electoral review

by trevorcarbin on 18 February, 2018

WC was set up in 2009 with 98 councillors.  New division boundaries were drawn up for the new council, with the expectation that these would survive until the 2017 elections.  Each councillor should represent approximately the same number of people, but with the passage of time populations change, mainly due to the siting of new housing. […]

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