Recent News

  • Update of Liden Centre Refurbishment

    Highway signs to be located on Liden drive at both the Grundy’s and Barrington close. The signs will read ‘Village Centre’ The designs of the signs themselves have been completed Timeline for the manufacture and installation to follow shortly Fencing – Delivery of the fencing/materials is anticipated in early December. Installations timeline to follow once…

  • Cllr Kevin Parry’s Novembers Handy Mag Article

    Nythe Lake Community Action Day Barbara I and would like to thank everyone who came out to help us at Nythe Lake Community Action Day. We strimmed bushes and grass, removed branches and have opened it all back up. We removed two trolleys, a scooter, a shop till and loads of bags of rubbish. Please…

  • Cllr Kevin Parry & Cllr Zachary Hawson Team up to Up-Lift Eldene Trees

    Cllr Kevin Parry “Zachary Hawson and I would like to thank Pam Jones, Sally Hawson and Ron Duller for helping us yesterday. We cut back and up-lifted all the trees and bushes by Snodshill Park (nearest to Thorne Road). All the green waste will be removed next week. The mowers will now be able to…

  • Cllr Kevin Parry’s Handy Mag Article – Keeping Residents Up To Date

    Homeless People Around Covingham Square Many residents have contacted Barbara, Dale and I regarding the rough sleepers at Covingham Square. Whilst it is difficult to comment on this, we have been working with Housing and Enforcement to try and resolve this issue. Covingham Pavements I am pleased to say that Highways have agreed to carry…

  • Liden Gets New Defibrillator Thanks To Cllr Kevin Parry

    The lifesaving kit can be used to help restart the heart in people who have suffered cardiac arrest. Kevin Parry, chairman of Nythe, Eldene and Liden Parish Council, said the £995 Philips defibrillator had been bought from funds raised at a Liden community day five years ago, as well as the stipend he receives as…

  • Cllr Kevin Parry’s Nythe Lake Community Action Day

    Cllr Kevin Parry “Barbara I and would like to thank everyone who came out today and helped. We have strimmed bushes and grass, removed branches and have opened it all back up. We have removed two trolleys, a scooter, a shop till and loads of bags of rubbish. The photos do not do it justice,…

  • Neighbourhood Watch Signs

    I am pleased to say Barbara, Dale and I have now had the £500 signed off for Neighbourhood Watch signs. This means we can support residents in our Ward. We can get new yellow covers to over the old white signs where those are in place or brand-new yellow signs for streets without them. Please…

  • Cllr Kevin Parry Supports Refill Swindon

    Darkroom Espresso, Pulse, The Core, Ray’s Ice Cream, as well as chains Costa Coffee and Nando’s have signed up to display blue Refill stickers, signalling to shoppers they can top up their reusable bottles with tap water. Refill is a nationwide scheme aimed at helping people reduce their reliance on single-use bottles. Holly Snyder, who…

  • Kevin Parry Confirms Next Neighbourhood Watch & Police Meeting

    I am pleased to announce that my next Police & Neighbourhood Watch meeting will be at Liden Community Centre 18th July 7pm-8.30pm in the small hall. Speakers will include myself, the Police, Paul Sunners, the Vice Chairman of Wiltshire Neighbourhood Watch and  Nythe Neighbourhood Watch Coordinator Tina Mayo.  

  • Cllr Kevin Parry Confirms Community Action Day For Liden Lagoon

    Liden Community Action Day has now been confirmed.  This will involve trimming branches and bushes for those who are green-fingered or litter picking for those who aren’t but would like to help. Cllr Kevin Parry, “As chid I grew up around Liden Lagoon and have fond childhood memories of the lagoon.  Since the fishing club…