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Sparsholt Parish Council - Councillor Vacancy

on Fri, 31/01/2020 - 12:50pm


Cleaner Wanted in Sparsholt

on Sun, 19/01/2020 - 4:58pm


  • 4-6 Hours per week.
  • Times and days are negotiable.
  • In Sparsholt village.

If you’re interested or would like further details please email [email protected]


Cottage for Rent - Church Way, Sparsholt

on Wed, 15/01/2020 - 12:03pm


Do you have an old or spare petrol or rechargeable strimmer?

on Tue, 24/12/2019 - 2:45pm

Does anyone have an old / spare petrol or rechargeable strimmer they no longer use?

There are volunteers in the village who are willing to make the road junctions on the B4507 safer, by cutting the grass on the banks during the warmer months.

If anyone would like to donate one, please contact Ian on 07880-331-331.

Sparsholt & Westcot Parish Council


Dog poo bags are cheap and biodegradable

on Thu, 31/10/2019 - 2:33pm

Dog poo is an emotive issue for dog owners and others.

It's disgusting. It smells. It spreads disease. It’s horrible to pick out of the soles of your shoes or your child’s hair.

From the Vale's website:-

Under the Dogs (Fouling of Land) Act 1996 a person who is in charge of a dog must clean up after it when it fouls any footpath, highway, verge or other open space to which the public have access.  It is therefore a crime to allow a dog to foul in any public area without clearing it up.  Those that fail to do so could face a fixed penalty notice of £50 or prosecution.

Cheap, biodegradable (ie


Bonfires - please be safe & considerate

on Thu, 29/08/2019 - 3:24pm

If you have a bonfire, please be considerate & follow these guidelines from VoWHDC and the Fire Brigade:

  • Out of courtesy, inform your neighbours that you are proposing to have a bonfire
  • Avoid burning on hot, sunny days, weekends and bank holidays when people want to enjoy their gardens
  • Avoid lighting a fire in unsuitable weather conditions - smoke hangs in the air on damp or warm, still days and in the evening
  • Ensure that your bonfire is at least 100 metres from any thatched properties
  • Only burn dry 'clean' wood/garden waste
  • Do not burn household rubbish, such as plastic, foam, paint or rubber
  • Do

Have a notice? Something to sell or give away?

on Sun, 01/01/2012 - 12:00am

Do you have a notice that you'd like on the front page of the Sparsholt & Westcot website?

  • Something to sell or hand on?
  • Need help with something?
  • The kind of item you might pin to the village noticeboard?

Email me the details and, subject to our 'Contribute!' conditions, it can be displayed here for you. Notices are normally posted for a month or so, at our discretion.