Category Archives: Upcoming Events

AEE Renewables: Solar Farm public viewing

AEE Renewables invite all members of the public to attend a PUBLIC VIEWING of the plans for a SOLAR FARM in the parish of South Marston.

Date: 16 February 2011
When: From 12 noon until 7pm
Where: South Marston Village Hall

You are invited by AEE Renewables to attend a public consultation which will take place from 12 noon to 7.00 pm.  AEE Renewables are proposing to apply for planning permission to install a solar farm on land adjoining South Marston village.  The land in question will still be used to graze sheep whilst harvesting the sun.  Full details will be on view on this day and representatives from AEE Renewables will be there to answer any questions or concerns.
Source: George T Paton MRICS FAAV FBIAC

Village Expansion Review Meeting – 7th Feb 2011

Villagers are invited to a meeting hosted by the Parish Council in the Village Hall at 7.30 on the 7th Feb. to preview two key documents prepared by Swindon Borough Council.

  1. The first draft of the draft Core Strategy that is to be released for public consultation in March and how this impacts on the village. See the Cabinet briefing paper for the 19th Jan. at
  2. The long awaited Transport Report on the traffic impact and road plans for the Eastern Development Area, to include South Marston, expected to be available.
  3. We will also explain why we propose applying for the village expansion to become a Vanguard Scheme under the Localism agenda. See:

Colin McEwen

Chair South Marston Parish Council