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by PRS
Mon Dec 15, 2003 6:46 pm
Forum: Neighbourhood Watch
Topic: Tree fellers!
Replies: 0
Views: 5491

Tree fellers!

I have received a report of an elderly person who has been charged a vast amount for three hours of tree-trimming. Please be careful if anyone calls offering to prune or lop!
More details available on request (my phone number is in the Neighbourhood Watch newsletter)
by PRS
Wed Dec 10, 2003 9:10 am
Forum: Neighbourhood Watch
Topic: Telephone scam warning
Replies: 0
Views: 9006

Telephone scam warning

PRESS RELEASE NEW TELEPHONE SCAM - "BEWARE" The Wiltshire Police have received information relating to a new telephone scam, relating to both home and work telephones, and occasionally, mobiles. Your phone rings and you receive a recorded message:- " Congratulations, we are calling to advise you tha...
by PRS
Fri Nov 28, 2003 9:28 am
Forum: Neighbourhood Watch
Topic: An overview
Replies: 0
Views: 6174

An overview

Sutton Veny Neighbourhood Watch Scheme Introduction: This Scheme, now active in a large number of villages and other communities, encourages neighbours to keep an eye open for unlawful activity in and around their houses. Membership of the scheme is free but involves commitment to the following: 1....
by PRS
Tue Sep 30, 2003 9:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: Deveril Road
Replies: 2
Views: 10361

Some good points there! Perhaps speed bumps (or chicanes) could be installed in the High Street as well - for a road without pavements some drivers' speeds are terrifying. Even a "30 mph" flashing reminder (as in the Boreham Road) would be better than nothing.
Over to the Parish Council!
PRS
by PRS
Sun Apr 06, 2003 2:47 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: Snelgrove's of Sutton Veny
Replies: 9
Views: 18751

Hello! The name Snelgrove is quite common in these parts - but I cannot recall any in the village. The numbering of houses has probably changed since your references - 52 is a new house built behind High Bank (51). The bakery is, I think, the house now called Fairview (36) - this was a shop when we ...
by PRS
Wed Jan 22, 2003 2:16 pm
Forum: Sutton Veny Village Web Site
Topic: Email Sent To the Website
Replies: 1
Views: 7099

Woolbarn might like to reply as he lives next door to 86 (I think!)
by PRS
Thu Oct 17, 2002 2:27 pm
Forum: Matters of Interest
Topic: TRAFFIC ON THE SCHOOL RUN
Replies: 1
Views: 7193

I am surprised you have received no comments so far! Another two aspects to the traffic/manners problem: a) Not all drivers realise the need to slow down when passing horses - whether they are being ridden or led, b) Similarly, there is a tendency for drivers to forget that if cars are parked on the...
by PRS
Wed Mar 27, 2002 6:52 pm
Forum: Matters of Interest
Topic: First World War Bits and Pieces
Replies: 2
Views: 8185

I've found the odd regiemntal cap badge in our garden over the past 30 years!