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2016-2017 Annual Report

25th January 2018 2017-2018 Annual Report Below is a link to the Swindon Civic Voice 2016-2017 – 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017: SCV 2017 Trustees Annual Report Some edited highlights:  ‘MEMBERSHIP OF SWINDON CIVIC VOICE Membership is open to … Continue reading

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AGM and talk January 2018

18th December 2017 Rescheduled 2017 AGM and talk: Thursday 18th January ‘What interesting things can we learn by looking at maps of Swindon?’ We’d intended to run our AGM alongside the talk delivered to us by Malcolm Shifrin about the … Continue reading

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Community forum December 2107

7th December 2017 Community forum 9th December A Community Forum To discuss Swindon Local Plan Review’s “Issues and Options” Questions  9th December 1.00pm to 3.00pm at Health Hydro – Milton Rd bath (Parking at Central Community Centre or Brunel Car … Continue reading

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SCV Circulation Study

14th October 2017 SCV Circulation Study This study was pursued over the course of a year, and finished with a week-long public consultation during Spring Break 2015 inside the Brunel Centre. There were many useful conversations, and these are sampled … Continue reading

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Swindon Civic Voice 2017 AGM

25th September 2017 Swindon Civic Voice 2017 AGM and talk from Malcolm Shifrin   NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING In accordance with the constitution, members are hereby notified that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Swindon Civic Voice will be … Continue reading

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Swindon’s Listed Buildings List

15th September 2017 Swindon’s Listed Buildings List Thanks to Martin Newman, member and friend of Swindon Civic Voice, and heritage professional, for this fabulous blog post about Swindon’s listed buildings – well the list of them – if you follow? … Continue reading

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Objection to Application for Market Street Re-development

13th September 2017 Objection to Application for Market Street Re-development: at 12 storeys Picture of view to Market site at 12 storeys PDF – Sketch 1 for objections to market street re-development A PDF – Sketch 2 for objections to … Continue reading

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AGM and guest speaker: “He Wrote the Book on Victorian Turkish Baths!”

10th August 2017 Save the date: forthcoming talk and AGM: Thursday 19th October at Central Community Centre “He Wrote the Book on Victorian Turkish Baths!” Malcolm Shifrin is the author of the definitive Historic England publication “Victorian Turkish Baths”.  Mr. Shifrin … Continue reading

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I care about where I live

Civic Day: I care about where I live This year’s Civic Day was launched in the Houses of Parliament with the help of Civic Day 2016 award winners and their local MPs. In advance of Civic Day on Saturday June … Continue reading

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Civic Day 2017: Celebrating 50 years of Conservation Areas

30th May 2017 Civic Day 2017: Celebrating 50 years of Conservation Areas Join us for national ‘Civic Day’ on Saturday 17th June from 11am – 4pm FREE admission The event on Facebook.  This year Civic Day, which is led by … Continue reading

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