Warwickshire County Council has made a Temporary Traffic Order closing Dassett Road, Avon Dassett from a point approximately 65 metres north west of Oxbow Farm to a point 34 metres south east of Oxbow Farm ,to vehicular traffic.
The closure is required to facilitate works for the renewal of a boundary box.
The Order will commence on 25 October 2017 and will last for a period of 18 months, or until the works are completed, whichever is the earlier. However, it is anticipated that the works will be completed by 27 October 2017.
Pedestrian access to and egress from properties and land situated adjacent to the length of road to be closed will be maintained at all times. Vehicular access will be maintained where possible.
An alternative route will be signed and is available via: Dassett Road, Avon Dassett Road, Church Hill, Lower End (and vice versa).
The Council regrets any inconvenience that may be caused. The team dealing with this Temporary Traffic Order at Warwickshire County Council is Network Management (Tel: 01926 412515).
Any enquiries relating to the works being undertaken may be directed to the Contractor dealing with this matter on behalf of Severn Trent Water, Traffix (Tel: 0800 819 9001).
S Duxbury, Head of Law & Governance, Shire Hall, Warwick, 19 October 2017
Warwickshire Trading Standards is launching its annual electric blanket safety testing campaign. The service is also offering to safety test kettles, irons, toasters and Christmas lights at the same time. This is a free service offered to all Warwickshire residents aged 50 and over.
Book today by calling the Trading Standards Service on 01926 414080
Spend time with others to knit squares for a BIG KNITTED CHRISTMAS TREE!
Your squares will join those knitted by others to create a 17ft Community Christmas tree on display at All Saints Church, Emscote from December 2018.
Come and see what we build together!
THE TREE OF INTENT 2017
Mark your group’s intention of joining in with the BIG knitted Christmas Tree by making a Tree of Intent. Follow simple instructions we can provide and make and decorate your own tree to be on display with others at All Saints for the beginning of December 2017.
Tree’s of Intent (or A4 photo’s of your tree) need to be at All Saints Church by Thursday 24th November, 2017 to be included for display.
If your group is intending to join in with the BIG knitted Christmas tree project we’d love to know.
Contact All Saints church office
T: 01926 492073
We can keep you up to date with information on events, Knit & Knatters, drop off points and provide instructions for the Tree of Intent and wallet size knitting instructions.
What to knit?
Instructions for knitting a 10 inch square:
Use double knit (DK) green yarn (any shade) on 4mm needles.
Cast on 40 stitches.
Garter stitch only (all rows) until work measures 10 inches (approx 70 rows). Cast off. Instructions for more experienced knitters:
Knit (or crochet) Christmas tree decorations – all shapes and sizes.
Not too small, and no bigger than 10 inches ta ll. Ideas for younger people:
Knit smaller squares and make different coloured pom-poms as baubles. Final deadline for collection: Friday 26th October 2018.
I will be getting out the Vintage coffee cups again this year as part of Macmillan’s “World’s Biggest Coffee Morning” event to be held in The Reading Room in Avon Dassett.
It’s on Friday 29th and Saturday 30th September from 10am to 2pm each day.
There’ll be the usual cakes/biscuits, coffee/tea/other drinks, Tombola, Books and Bric-a-Brac.
It’s free to enter, with all donations going to Macmillan, so please do stop by to support this worthy cause, whether it’s to relax and chill out with friends over a cuppa, or a quick caffeine fix on your way. You could even call in for a take-away.
Warwickshire County Council have started a public consultation about changes to school transport considering: unsafe walking routes; transport for children with special educational needs or disabilities; post-16 transport on medical grounds.
How can I take part in the consultation?
You can take part in the public consultation in the following ways:
In person – by attending the public consultation events listed in the table below
In writing – by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by completing and returning a paper copy of the survey to Education Transport Consultation, Saltisford Building 3, Warwickshire County Council, Ansell Way, Warwick, CV34 4UL.
You can request a paper copy of the survey by calling Education Transport on 01926 412929 (Option 1) or by emailing the address above.
Public consultation events:
Coleshill Town Hall
Wednesday 13th September 2017 4-7pm
Round Oak School
Thursday 14 September 2017 11am-2pm
Hatters Space, Nuneaton
Tuesday 19 September 2017 3-6pm
District Activity Centre, Tamworth
Friday 22 September 4-7pm
The Arnold House, Rugby
Wednesday 27 September 2-5pm
Shire Hall, Warwick
Wednesday 4 October 2017 3-5.30pm
Welcombe Hills School, Stratford
Wednesday 11 October 2017 3-6pm
Coleshill Town Hall
Thursday 12 October 11am-2pm
Hatton Park Village Hall
Monday 16 October 4-7pm
Discovery Academy, Nuneaton
Friday 20 October 2-5pm
Children & Young People Overview & Scrutiny Committee