The Parish Survey is now closed and the Parish Council is grateful to the 132 people who took the time to consider the two questions. The number of responses represents approximately 10% of all households and roughly 5% of the population of Curry Rivel. However many people provided more than one comment which is why the figures in the tables below add up to more than 200 in both cases
A breakdown of the survey is available as a pdf file and can be downloaded by clicking on the icon below.
A summary of the responses to the two questions is shown below. It is good to see that people cite the facilities that the Village offers as among the key attractions of the village along with our rural setting, the friendly people, the many local events and groups, the easy access to the countryside and the supportive and community spirit that exists here.
In terms of concerns and improvements, it is no surprise that car parking, traffic flow, building development and litter/dog fouling are high on the list. Improving the facilities for our youngsters is an area that the Council is currently considering and there will be updates on this in due course. For now, the Parish Council is aware of the main concerns raised and is considering how best to tackle these.
Summary of Findings — What People Like about Curry Rivel
|Peace, quiet, rural scenic, Access to countryside||43|
|Local groups, events activities||26|
|Walks footpaths, cycling open fields||25|
|Good transport links||24|
|Supportive community spirit||20|
|Clean well kept, safe||12|
Summary of Findings 'Concerns or what needs improvement'
|Traffic flow and calming through/around village||32|
|Improve Youth Facilities||17|
|Reduce litter/dog fouling||16|
|Improve bus service||14|
|More community activities||12|
|New village hall||7|
|Mobile phone signal||5|
More news from Curry Rivel
Curry Rivel Entertainers will be holding their AGM on Mon 16th Sept at 7.30pm in the Old School Room.... Oh No they won't.... Oh Yes they will......Come along and find out what the Entertainers are all about, new members are always welcome.The subject of the next Panto, in February, will be discussed.For further info about the Curry Rivel Entertainers contact: Jenny Ludgate, phone...
Katherine Newbury (Emma Thompson) is a celebrated late night talk show host with a background in comedy but the show's ratings have declined in recent years. The network president tells Katherine to revamp things, otherwise she may be replaced. She therefore hires Molly Patel, a young Indian-American woman, to her writing team composed of older white men.Although she struggles at first...
Harvest Festival Celebrations at Curry Rivel United Reform ChurchSunday 22nd Sep 2019Service 10:30 -11:30amGifts of Foodstuffs for local FoodbankCharity Lunch 12 noon — 2 pmDonations towards replacement play equipment for Curry Rivel Primary School.Please join the URC for either or both events. URC ChapelWiltownTA10...
The Village Hall
Old School Room
Meet Village Green