Wiltshire Council’s South West Wiltshire Area Board approved about £6,500 in contributions to local projects:
£1250 to modernise Wilton town clock;
£290 for new pedestrian gates in South Newton;
£782 for new lighting and heating at Chilmark Reading Room;
£3625 for roof repairs at Quidhampton Village Hall;
£600 for a series of Silent Disco intergenerational events in Mere, Wilton and Tisbury.
The remaining £30,000 is available for initiatives or local projects. Contact Karen.email@example.com
The area board meets again on, November 20, 6.30pm, at the Nadder Centre, Tisbury, for public debate on one of its priorities – the emotional and mental wellbeing of young people living in the Mere, Wilton and Tisbury Community Areas.