There has been very little coming out of the council recently on their modelling work on the Clean Air Zone (CAZ). Their own timeline suggests that we should see their 'preferred package of measures' by 30th September - we are hoping for an earlier sighting. By this time we should have two further things from … Continue reading Clean Air Plan – news on the way…
A Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) is the legal document required to support a range of measures, which govern or restrict the use of public roads. The latest TRO from BANES will change things in Upper Hedgemead Road by putting the current free parking into zone 15. I never could understand why there was free parking … Continue reading Zone 15 to get very slightly bigger
The 15th July is potentially a big day for the nation. England crowned as FIFA World Cup winners and Andy Murray racing around like a two year old and defeating Kyle Edmund in the Wimbledon mens singles final. Well we can dream... However there is a 'cast iron' opportunity to join others with a similar … Continue reading Picnic in Hedgemead Park
Mayor, Councillor Patrick Anketell-Jones As well as being a Conservative Councillor, our 'own' Patrick is now our Mayor. He was elected to take Office on Saturday 2 June 2018 at the Annual Meeting and Mayor Making Ceremony at Bath Abbey. The Mayor's theme for the year is 'Environment' and he will take every opportunity to … Continue reading The Right Worshipful The Mayor of Bath
Komedia was the unlikely setting for the 3rd in a series of events organised by our local MP to improve the understanding on Transport and Air Pollution issues in Bath and give participants the chance to share their thoughts and concerns. We were grateful to CRA committee member Nigel Sherwen and his wife for attending … Continue reading Wera Hobhouse at the Komedia
Keep an eye out for these beauties as well- Banded Demoiselles and Beautiful Demoiselles two types of Damselflies that you will see near rivers. They are absolutely stunning to watch. This update from the British Dragonflies organisation 'British Demoiselles - not American tourists With June being the start of their flight season, we're receiving … Continue reading And Demoiselles
Anyone else notice these wonderful guests? The Swifts are back and the youngsters are in the nest. John recently had a visit from Stewart Owen, from the Bath and Local RSPB group to learn more about our wonderful swifts see: Bath Local RSPB group Report. Providing a home for the returning swifts is one of … Continue reading Swifts, Bats and Badgers in our garden!