Recent News

  • VICTORIA PARK IMPROVEMENTS

    As part of our Clewer & Dedworth Improvement Plan the Royal Borough has been improving two open spaces in Dedworth- Osgood Park and Sutherland Grange.  We have also committed to develop Victoria Park at Broom Farm and have duly included this activity within our plan.  Football, play equipment and CCTV have been included in our…

  • SUTHERLAND GRANGE IMPROVEMENTS CONTINUE

    I have had a new bin installed at Sutherland Grange car park to help keep down the litter.  The bin at the car park is often full up. I have also asked for the hedge near the recycling centre to be cleared by council staff.  Extra litter picks are taking place at the car park,…

  • SQUIRES SITE- PLANNING APPLICATION

    RBWM has received a planning application to build 39 properties at the former Squires site.   Provision for 12 “affordable” properties and 77 parking spaces is included within the application. You can see the full application here: http://publicaccess.rbwm.gov.uk/online-applications/applicationDetails.do?keyVal=PK8VRNNIJN800&activeTab=summary

  • 2018- ANOTHER BUSY YEAR!

    Some of the things that we have achieved for Dedworth this year: Road improvements x 18 Pavement improvements x 6 Speed humps repaired at Smiths Lane, Dedworth Rd, Wolf Lane etc. Osgood Park swings & bird table LED lights installed in all Clewer South (adopted) streets Sensory Garden at Fuzzens Walk Bulbs- another 7,000 new…

  • GARDEN CAFE- SITES

    DEDWORTH GARDEN CAFÉ- SITES Cllr Malcolm Alexander and myself have now agreed our plan for a Garden Café in Dedworth with the Leader of the Council and the relevant Lead Members.  Initial funding for this project will be part of the Council’s proposed budget and we are clear that the café should be built if…

  • SUTHERLAND GRANGE IMPROVEMENTS- UPDATE

    Over recent years I have had a lot of comments from residents as well as the park rangers about Sutherland Grange.  In general, these are that we’re lucky to have such a facility on our doorstep, but a few improvements are needed. As promised earlier in the year a package of work is being completed …

  • SENSORY GARDEN- TRUSTEES WANTED

    The plants are becoming well established and have now been joined by a few alliums and tulips.  Two new planters have arrived and will need to be planted up in the spring.  Apart from the leaves, the garden is looking clean and tidy. The  Ways to Work team have signed up to help maintain the…

  • SQUIRES SITE- UPDATE

    Square Bay (No5) LLP have advised that they have acquired the Squire’s site and with Bewley Homes will be submitting a planning application to the Royal Borough in the coming weeks. They have discussed their plans with local residents and made some changes to their plans.  These are for around 29 homes and 12 “affordable”…

  • DEDWORTH TRAVELLER DEFENCES UPDATE

    Council staff are due to start work on constructing defences against unauthorised traveller encampments at Whiteley and Ballard Green on 3rd Dec. It’s expected that this will take up to two weeks to complete, but I suspect that this work may be weather dependent. The temporary trench at Whiteley will be filled in and a…

  • SUTHERLAND GRANGE RECYCLING UNIT IMPROVEMENTS

    Thank to RBWM staff new signs have been installed making it clear that CCTV is in operation. They have also installed an audio device to tell people not to fly tip. The Waste Team are getting on top of some of the fly tipping here. It will not stop altogether, but a big improvement has…