Category: Clewer South

  • HEMWOOD DELL UPDATE

    I have received a few enquiries on why the council is selling Hemwood Dell in Dedworth. The Dell is not owned by the council. RBWM is not selling this site. The Dell is “adopted” by the Royal Borough as highway. It’s maintained as a highway so residents are able to walk through it and although…

  • CASTLE FARM SPINNEY BUG HOUSE AND WOODLAND PATH

    A local resident has kindly offered to build the frame for a small “bug house” at the Castle Farm Spinney. The Spinney is a small wooded area that runs between Wyatt Road and Burnham Close. It’s a nice open space that‘s well used by walkers and dog walkers. It is also home to many bugs and…

  • HOMER SCHOOL- NEW BOILER

    Homer School is due to receive a new gas boiler this year.  From speaking with parents this is a welcome development and I’m sure that having a reliable boiler will be welcome at the school too. To facilitate the work there will be a need to dig up some of Testwood Road.  Currently the work…

  • £50 MILLION INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT

    The Royal Borough Conservatives are proposing an investment programme of £50M over the next four years on roads, pavements, bridges and other highways schemes. It would be good to hear from residents about any specific ideas for infrastructure projects in Dedworth (roundabout at Vale Rd? car park at Hilltop? Crossing at the cemetery etc.). Let…

  • £30K FOR INCLUSIVE PLAY EQUIPMENT

    Last year the Royal Borough adopted its first ever inclusion charter for children and young people.  The charter sets out how all children or young people should be considered when accessing services in the local area To support the charter, I have asked my colleagues on the council to agree to a review of all…

  • HATCH LANE/ 3 ELMS JUNCTION IMPROVEMENTS

    Trial mini-roundabouts scheme When Tesco Express opened at the old Three Elms site, it did not require planning permission from RBWM for change of use. In response to concerns raised by residents about congestion and road safety at the junction of Dedworth Road, Clarence Road, Hatch Lane and Parsonage Lane, the Royal Borough has taken the…

  • DEDWORTH MUGS & TEA TOWELS ON SALE!

    Dedworth mugs and tea towels are raising funds for a great local lad Callum Singleton. Callum has been diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy. All of the money raised from the sale of these items will go towards a course of Conductive Education which will help Callum greatly and support his school life. Thank you to our…

  • DEDWORTH BLUEBELL WALK

    In the past 3 years more than 30,000 spring bulbs have been planted in my ward with support from residents, Cllr Mike Airey, the Crown Estate and the Royal Borough. There is a mix of daffodils, tulips, crocus, snowdrops and even the odd Allium.  The bulbs brighten up the area and tell us that summer…

  • OSGOOD PARK IMPROVEMENTS

    Many improvements have been made at Osgood Park.  It has new trees, new play equipment, a wildlife planting area, 20,000 spring bulbs and a new bench to commemorate the life and achievement of local football legend Peter Osgood. Conservative councillors have agreed that street lights are installed at the park to make it a safer…

  • £600K INVESTMENT PROPOSED FOR COMMUNITY FACILITIES IN CLEWER & DEDWORTH

    Proposals from local councillors for £600,000 of new community facilities in Clewer & Dedworth have been accepted by the Leadership of the Council These include: £250k- Garden Cafe £350k- Community leisure facilities at Clewer Memorial Park (Pirate Park) These will need to be approved by the full council in the coming months along with the…