As a result of our demonstration and the media publicity - the Cavi square issue was the main item on BBC Wiltshire radio's breakfast programme - the council sent round a team from its highways department to examine the drainage at the Square. They excavated a manhole (this was the area which collapsed some years … Continue reading Cavendish Square update
Cavendish Square featured on the BBC Radio Wilts Breakfast Time progamme this morning. It was the first item on the programme opening. Four of us were interviewed. see the approximate timings below. https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p07dbtj4 Bazil Solomon at approx. 1 hour 5 minues Carol Freeman at approx. 1 hour 37 minutes Martin Wicks at approx. 2 hours … Continue reading Cavendish Square features on BBC Radio Wilts Breakfast Time programme
A few photos of the Cavendish Square demonstration calling on the council to buy back the land and shops owned by Lytton Rd Ltd, in order to deal with the long standing problems of the Square.
"In busy periods queues would be outside the door" This is a letter from Eileen George published in the Advertiser The post office authorities proposal to relocate our present PO to a tiny convenience store is ridiculous. The proposed site, the Premier Store is a very small premises made even smaller by the large quantity … Continue reading Cavendish Square Post Office
Cavendish Square at night, and this is not a dark night. Photo from Maggie Hathaway-Mills.
Linda's press release forms the basis of this article in the Advertiser, though their geography is, as ever, not very good. They have St Johns in Lawn! https://www.swindonadvertiser.co.uk/news/17708638.lawn-vicar-calls-on-council-to-fix-up-cavendish-square/
This is a media release from Linda Fletcher. Rev Linda Fletcher, Vicar of St John’s, Park’s is encouraging members of the church community to join protestors at Cavendish Square at 10am on Saturday 22nd June. Rev Linda Fletcher said, “I fully support the call for the Council to take back control of Cavendish Square. … Continue reading Vicar urges parishioners to protest over Cavendish Square