Sparsholt Parish Council
This is the official website of Sparsholt Parish Council Winchester, Hampshire.
Casual Vacancy for councillor
Following Ian Hay's decision to retire as a councillor there is a vacancy.
Parish Council Centenary Books
The Parish Council centenary books have been found. More details to follow. Thank you. Jill
firstname.lastname@example.org or 01962 776233
Sparsholt War Memorial
Historic England have assessed the War Memorial for addition to the List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. They found in favour of the War Memorial and it is now listed at Grade II.
The next meeting of the Parish Council is on Thursday 18th February 2016.
All parishioners are welcome to attend the meeting which takes place in the Memorial Hall commencing at 7.30pm
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Actions in hand
Below, we list the priority actions that the Parish Council are currently working on.
Roadworks & Potholes
Liaising with highways to ensure our roads are properly maintained.
Refilling of grit bins
Report a road problem to HCC
Providing 4 snow shovels at The Shop, The Church and 2 in Woodman Close (Neville Volkes at 21 and Stewart Wooles at Old Bowling Green)
Liaising with highways to evaluate options to improve safety around the village as the volume of traffic and speed of vehicles have both increased.
See the traffic survey report here.
Completed to date
Below we list the actions completed on our initiatives.
Village Design Statement
The revised Village Design Statement has now been published and is avaiable on this website.
The full document is very large containing a number of maps and photographs. There is a smaller 'Text only' version of the document with the maps and photographs omitted.
Text only version
Full version with maps and photographs
Earlier in the year kerbs were installed along a number of roads in the village. While protecting the verges they have also contributed to a notable reduction in speed as it is more difficult for vehicles to pass side by side.