Latest News - 2017

a) Tick Awareness Campaign
With the damp warm weather, Wiltshire Council Public Health Department are concerned about the rise of tick bites and the possibility of Lyme disease. For more information please contact Wiltshire Council at
b) Local Traffic
    Wiltshire Council Highways will shortly be implementing a 20mph zone in Lockeridge.
    In addition, Wiltshire Highways are investigating traffic flow and speeds at Upper Fyfield/A4 and West Overton / A4 Bell junction.  
c) The phone box in West Overton has been adopted by the Parish Council. It has been freshly painted by a family from West Overton and shelfs added by a joiner also from the village.  The box will be known as 'Books in a box' and will be used as book swap.

d) Play Areas
West Overton - The Parish council will shortly be asking for interested residents to form part of a working group to look at the provision of new play equipment at Knights Close.  If you would like to get involved please email the Parish Clerk.

e) Several Events on The Downs this year. Please go to for details

f) For the latest Kennet Valley Hall events please go to the KVH tab.
g) Useful links
                       River Kennet - Action for the River Kennet Summer Newsletter - available at
                       Marlborough - Our Community Matters
                       Parish Newsletter
                       North Wessex Downs (AONB) 
                       Friends of the Ridgeway

                       New Care Services Directory 2014



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