WORCESTERSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL PUBLIC NOTICE Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (B4196 Astley, Astley and Dunley) (Temporary Closure) Order 2021 Proposed Order: 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 […]
Welcome to the website of Astley and Dunley Parish Council
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 (Dark Lane, Astley And Dunley) (Temporary Closure) Order 2021 Proposed Order: 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 […]
I am proud to see Chief Constable Pippa Mills begin her tenure leading West Mercia Police into an exciting next chapter. I know Chief Constable Mills shares my commitment to deliver vital improvements in policing for our communities. I look forward to us working together to deliver my Safer West Mercia Plan to ensure our […]
We are investigating a theft of a White Peugeot Partner Van which was taken from a driveway in Astley Burf The theft occurred between 7pm on 20/09/21 and 8am on 21/09/21. The van had a variety of builders tools inside. We are keen to hear from anyone who may have any information relating to the […]
We are appealing for information following a burglary at a home on Camp Lane, Grimley. The burglary happened between times 2.15pm and 3.40 pm on 06/09/21 The offender or offenders forced entry to the home via the double doors. It looks no items were stolen from the address. Anyone with any information about the incident […]