Entries by Paula Shelley

A message from Winford Community Shop

You are invited to invest in a new community enterprise to take over the Winford village shop and give it a new lease of life. Winford Community Shop will be a not-for-profit business, run with the aim of providing the products and services that you want and need. The share offer is now open and […]

Bristol Airport Expansion Plans

January 2019          BRISTOL AIRPORT IS EXPANDING The airport reached 8.5 million passengers per annum (mppa) last year and have a limit of 10 mppa.  To give themselves the capacity to grow they have now applied to North Somerset Council to raise the limit to 12mppa.   They have submitted a planning application to North Somerset DC […]

Winford Village Store and Post Office is closing down Public meeting – Monday 10th September You may have heard that Winford Village Store and Post Office is set to close, since it is no longer commercially viable in its present form.  Whilst we don’t know when exactly, it is likely to be very soon. If […]

Bristol Airport

The Parish Councils Airport Association (PCAA) is considering the possibility of having a website with information about Bristol Airport and its plans for expansion.  This wouldn’t be a PCAA website as such but rather a place where residents (and others) can get information not supplied directly by the airport. Do you know anyone with an interest […]

Compost

Did you know that Winford Parish Council makes its own compost from residents’ green garden waste?  This is available now at the bargain price of £1.25 per bag or even free of charge  for lorry and trailer loads taken via a local weighbridge. For more details visit the compost site page.

Felton allotment plots available now

Winford Parish Council has successfully managed over many years two allotment sites in the villages of Felton and Winford.  Normally, these allotments have been oversubscribed. A rare opportunity has arisen where several plots in the Felton St Katharine’s school site have recently become vacant.  In addition to these being available to plot holders from the […]