WORCESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL PUBLIC NOTICE Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (Dark Lane, Astley And Dunley) (Temporary Closure) Order 2021 Order made: to close that part of Dark Lane from its junction with A451 Dunley to its junction with C2239 Astley Reason: Carriageway Resurfacing by WCC Exemptions: to permit access to any land or premises fronting […]
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Astley and Dunley Parish with riverside Astley Burf on the River Severn, site of the Hamptsall Inn. Associations with Civil War and Prince Rupert 1642 and King Charles 1644. Locally famous Andrew Yarranton born at Larford, a royalist, agricultural engineer, built canals, locks, iron workings, blast furnace, near Sharpley Pool close to Glazen Bridge now recognised by English Heritage as a Scheduled Ancient Monument. Yarhampton house, Astley Towne house, Longmore Hill farm, Bull Hill farm and the gothic style Pool House are of historical interest. Nearby, the 220 mile long River Severn used in middle ages to transport coal, etc., and scene of a tragic ferry disaster – 9 killed – in 1919. Astley Hall, former home of Sir Stanley Baldwin.
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WORCESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL PUBLIC NOTICE Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (B4196 Astley, Astley and Dunley) (Temporary Closure) Order 2021 Order made: to close that part of B4196 Astley from its junction with U64224 New Inn Lane to its junction with U64211 Astley Reason: Severn Trent works Exemptions: to permit access to any land or premises […]
Truly tragic news. Sir David Amess, one of Parliament’s longest serving MPs has been killed at his constituency surgery, after being stabbed. He’s the third serving MP to be killed since 1990 but the second in just over five years. On behalf of Astley and Dunley Parish Council our sincerest condolences to his family and […]
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Midlands Food & Drink producer of the year We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve been awarded The Rural Business Awards Food & Drink producer of the year This is the second time we’ve entered this competition, so we’re glad to return with a trophy under our belt As always, we’re especially proud given the stiff […]