Infrastructure

Planned Road Repairs

Posted on

Roads will be closed on Friday 12th July for carriageway repairs on Sopwith Road, Farman Crescent, Hawker Square, Bleriot Road, Snipe Road, and Grebe Square. A plan of the scheme is shown below. Road Closures within the village           Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2019 Jerry Flint

Infrastructure

Calor Tank Installation

Posted on

The Calor tank installation on the south east corner of the village serves the original village and was moved here when the site was refurbished over 20 years ago. The UR installation is an  ‘Above Ground Tank Siting’ installation of 24,000 litres. Information supplied by Calor Technical. The limit of 4 x 24,000 litre tanks is […]

Infrastructure

Road Closures within the village

Posted on

We have been informed about planned roadworks on a number of roads in Upper Rissington in the coming months: Sopwith Road, Farman Crescent, Hawker Square, Bleriot Road, Snipe Road, and Grebe Square.  EDIT: 25 June 2019 These roads will be closed at some point between 1st April 2019 and the 30th September 2019, to allow […]

Infrastructure

Barrington Road Litter

Posted on

On Friday I collected litter from Barrington Road, which basically consisted of a booklet of A4 sheets, unfortunately not bound but spread the length of Barrington Road (100 pages). The photograph is one of the cover sheets, kind of strange that anyone would want to litter Barrington Road was it stolen? or was it just […]

Infrastructure

Mitchell Way – dwarf wall & damaged wall!

Posted on

Linbo lowered the height of the wall as you access Mitchell Way at the behest of vocal residents. Something I always felt unnecessary, as the reasoning never seemed plausible.  They argued that vehicle sighting before you cross the Barrington Road was inadeqaute. This reasoning seems to be long forgotten as the weeds and tree growth […]

Infrastructure

Cerney Wick team wins 2019 Clean-up competition

Posted on

Release date from Cotswold District Council : 31 May 2019 Original Post:  Great Cotswolds Clean Photo shows representatives of Cerney Wick community with Midcounties Coop Social Responsibility Manager Mike Pickering (far left), Cllr Andrew Doherty (next left) and Coop Midcounties Head of Supermarket Operations Matt Windridge (far right). Three communities are celebrating after being awarded […]

Infrastructure

Wellington Road – Traffic Calming

Posted on

Update: 30 May 2019 Looks like its completed. If this is the design why the temporary signage? All it needs is some grass seed, once the soil is settled. Update: 28 May 2019 Very little done over the last few days. Update: 22 May 2019 The chicane is progressing. We believe it will be infilled […]

Infrastructure

Update: UR – Sub Stations

Posted on

Something peculiar to the older part of Upper Rissington are these sub stations, with old control boxes outside the fenced off areas. I have just contacted SSE via their website and hopefully they may remove them. I am concerned that they could be used to gain a foot hold into the active sub stations areas […]

Infrastructure

Calor Tank Refurbishment

Posted on

Late afternoon pictures on this wet day. Showing the beauty of the Beech trees on A.P.Ellis and Longmore. The Calor LPG gas supply tanks are being refurbished, they have supplied the original village for 20 years and clearly require regular maintenance. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2019 Jerry Flint

Infrastructure

Barrington Road repairs

Posted on

Out on our bikes heading to Great Rissington and had a friendly chat to the road repair guys. Big thank you to Gloucester County Council for repairing our roads. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2019 Jerry Flint

Infrastructure

Godfrey Place – Resurfacing!

Posted on

EDIT (23 May 2019): The work is now scheduled for June as more remedial work has to be done, before adoption. Avtar Construction are busy raising drains and manholes ready for the final coat of tarmac. Unfortunately, a number of kerb stones have been broken, so these have to be done, otherwise it was looking […]

Infrastructure

EE could improve phone signal in Upper Rissington and Frampton Mansell following councillor’s plea

Posted on

Picture shows the location of the old comms mast before the building was demolished. Thanks to Cllr Hodgkinson Report by Michael Purton TWO areas of the Cotswolds could receive an improved phone signal after EE responded to a plea from a councillor. Gloucestershire County Councillor Paul Hodgkinson wrote to the mobile phone company’s chief executive […]