Silton Village - Dorset

Category Archive: Local Interest

Diana’s stall

Diana Masters started a charity produce stall outside her house early on in the Covid-19 lockdown on the 14th April. The stall was operating every day until the 18th October. With marathon baking sessions by Sue Mathews and so much produce, plants and preserves provided by too many in the community to mention, the stall […]


Posted on: 19 November 2020


New ‘Kissing Gate’ by Silton Mill

The new gate was installed near the ford that runs behind Silton Mill. The team comprised Chris Woodhouse, Keith Harris, Bernie Paul, Paul Curry, Mike Chapman and Peter Williams.  


Posted on: 19 November 2020


Overgrown Footpath and Steps to Silton Surgery

Thank you to all that helped for the fantastic job you did this morning clearing the footpath and the steps, I have already received a number of thanks from passers-by. A really good job and which should stand the Parish in good stead for a couple of years.


Posted on: 10 October 2020


Himalayan Balsam Bash

Very many thanks for all your help this morning. I lost count of the number of bags we removed but it was certainly well in excess of 20. Having spoken to Keith at the end of the session it is clear we have now cleared the whole river running through Silton (I cleared Silton Mill […]


Posted on: 1 August 2020