Author Archives: martha.parry

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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Submission to council 1 & 3 Faringdon Road

Submission re Planning Application S/17/0368, 1 & 3 Faringdon Road Swindon On behalf of ‘Swindon Civic Voice’, c/o Health Hydro, Milton Road Swindon SN1 5JB 17th April 2007 Swindon Civic Voice OBJECTS to the above application on the grounds of … Continue reading

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Waking up to Swindon’s Parishes: Thursday 16th March

Waking up to Swindon’s new parish councils What opportunities do they offer to create more positive, coherent and supportive communities? Next Swindon Civic Voice event on Thursday 16th March (7pm at Health Hydro) will focus on the future of the … Continue reading

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Penny Readings at the Central Community Centre

22 February 2016 The Penny Readings At the Central Community Centre in Emlyn Square. Tuesday 28th February 11am-1pm A super fun and FREE event brought to you at the historic central community centre. www.poetryswindon.org Here’s some general information about the … Continue reading

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