Next Parish Council meeting
The next Parish Council meeting is on Monday 17th May. The Annual Meeting will begin at 7.00pm followed by the May monthly meeting. If you wish to participate, please read carefully the attached details
as there are major changes.
Development proposal for land at Middleton Road:
Primetower have submitted a planning application to Wiltshire Council. We will put a link to the application here as soon as WC release the application number.
What have Primetower proposed?
See the letter from Primetower
setting out their latest proposals in some detail.
Got a question on the proposals?
See Questions and Answers here.
How do I formally comment on the application?
Please read the final section in this statement from Councillors.
Community Survey…why not?
On 24th March, the Parish Council met to discuss a community survey on the application. The PC decided not to carry out such a survey. Click here
to read the reasons for that decision.
Comments on Facebook
Councillors are aware of comments on Facebook but most Councillors do not use Facebook and will not see the comments. You can communicate directly with individual Councillors by phone, email etc, or address any comments to all Councillors via our Parish Clerk or via this website.
Can I see recent PC communications with Primetower?
Our Planning page
contains all the communications with Primetower about their proposal plus Questions and Answers.
Will there be more houses in Winterslow?
Wiltshire Council are proposing new planning policies for villages. See comments from Parish Councillors about the implications for Winterslow here.
Statement from Parish Councillors
The proposal from Primetower for a development at Middleton Road has raised many questions from Parishioners about how the Parish Council operates, our communications with Primetower and how best to comment on a planning application. Please do read the statement which covers all these points here.
Updated 5th May 2021
Winterslow Parish Council Notice regarding Coronavirus
Thank you for visiting our website.
The current situation relating to the Parish Council is summarised below. Please contact the Parish Clerk
if you need any further information.
Parish Council meetings are currently being held remotely using Zoom.
Meetings are on the first Monday evening of each month (a week later if a Bank Holiday).
You can take part in these meetings by Contacting the clerk
before the meeting so that arrangements can be made.
You can also contribute or raise questions at any time by contacting any Councillor
or the Parish Clerk.
All play areas are now open.
All users must comply with Government guidance relating to social distancing and hygiene. Wash hands before and after use. Be aware of the risks of contact with unsanitised common touch points.
Please do use recreation areas
(including Barry's Fields) and our many public footpaths for exercise but only in accordance with government advice.
Dogs are NOT permitted at children's play areas or on any part of Barry's Fields because of the health risks, particularly to children. Removal of dog poo is mandatory at all other recreation fields and on all footpaths.
Barry's Fields Pavilion
is closed during the current lockdown. The pavilion is now Covid secure and we welcome enquiries about hiring this recently refurbished facility. Please visit the Barry's Fields website
The Recreation Ground Pavilion
Comment on Planning Applications.
Comments should be sent to the Parish Clerk
and/or you can participate in PC meetings as described above.
Wiltshire Wellbeing Hub
If you are self-isolating due to coronavirus (COVID-19) and you need help and do not have any family, friends or neighbours who can support you please let us know.
We are here to help you with:
deliveries of food and other essentials
loneliness and wellbeing.
You can request this help by calling our helpline on 0300 003 4576 or via email at email@example.com
. The Wellbeing Hub team are available Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.
Thank you for visiting our website, which has been designed to bring you news, views and information about our Parish Council
, Community and the wealth of facilities available to parishioners and visitors to the Parish.
The website also provides details of local leisure activities, information about businesses, clubs and organisations in the Parish. See the 'Our Community' section in the menu above. We have an excellent monthly Parish Magazine and the latest edition can be purchased at the village shop. A local map of the village can be also found here
There are over 30 miles of Footpaths and Rights of Way in this area (see the ) and the website provides more details in the Visitors Information section about other topics such as the History of the Parish
, Food and Drink
, whilst our Galleries display a wide variety of photographs of all aspects of Winterslow
We also invite your comments about our website and other issues which you can post in our Suggestion Box
. See our Contact Us
page for a convenient form that will be emailed to the Parish Council Clerk.