Archive for Month: May 2018

  • DEDWORTH SENSORY GARDEN- NEW COMMUNITY FACILITY

    New community facilities, however small, are always welcome in Dedworth.  The Dedworth Sensory Garden will not be the biggest or busiest community facility in our area, but it will be a welcome addition to the landscape. This project started shortly after I was elected in 2015 and saw the potential for a community garden at…

  • VICTORIA PARK LAVENDER PLANTING

    Initial lavender planting (100 plants) will take place in June and will be followed up with more plants next year.  They will provide a colourful and fragrant feature in the park, but will also provide some more wildlife interest.  I am grateful to Downderry Nursery in Kent for supplying the plants after a very difficult…

  • DEDWORTH RD TREE IMPROVEMENTS

    Thanks to residents who cleared out the weeds from the tree outside the shops at Greenacre.  As in previous years I have planted up some bedding plants in this location to brighten up the area. This year some marigolds have been planted and some mulch put down to protect the tree. A few years ago…

  • OSGOOD PARK BIRD TABLE

    Regular users of Osgood Park will know that some well-intentioned people put out bread for the birds that is sometimes eaten by their pets rather than the birds.  The result can often be doggies with upset tummies and birds with empty tummies. This could change when we install a bird table in the park.  I…

  • POOLMANS ROAD & PRIORS ROAD PAVEMENT REPAIRS

    The Royal Borough’s Cabinet has agreed to a request from myself and local Conservative councillors to repair 7 pavements in Clewer & Dedworth this municipal year. These include the pavements in Poolmans Road and Priors Road which have seen better days and have been patched and re patched over the years. Although the emphasis is…

  • ROAD IMPROVEMENTS CONTINUE IN 2018

    The Royal Borough’s Cabinet has now agreed to a request from myself and local Conservative councillors to repair 16 roads in Clewer & Dedworth this municipal year. I am also pleased that the Cabinet have also agreed to repair the rest of the speed humps on Dedworth Road and two particularly vicious ones at the…