Stratford Information, Local Services & useful contact details
r12 - Stratford Bridge to Salisbury
Monday - Saturday service (excluding Bank Holidays).
Operated by Salisbury Reds
Community Defibrillator - installed in September 2018 on the outside wall of the
Reading Room, Stratford Road, Stratford sub Castle SP1 3LL
Dial 999 to report an emergency - you will be given the access code.
Volunteers check the defibrillator every week and whenever it has been used, on a rota basis. If you use the defibrillator or notice a problem please check the rota and contact the person responsible.
Emergency or Urgent Contact details
Rapid Lateral Flow test kits can be posted to your home or collected from various venues in Salisbury (but no longer from the Beehive Park & Ride). Details here.
Information updated 3 August 2021
Fire/Police/Ambulance/Coastguard in an emergency phone 999
Police non-emergency number phone 101.
Report a crime on-line - Wiltshire Police
Electrical Power cut - phone 105 (applicable regardless of your supplier).
Flood Warnings webpage https://flood-warning-information.service.gov.uk/warnings
Gas Leaks phone 0800 111 999 (gas emergency number)
NHS non-emergency phone 111 for advice
Water leaks/drainage or sewage phone Wessex Water 0345 600 4 600 (24 hours)
Flytipping - report to Wiltshire Council on-line here
Also the place to report fallen trees; streetlights; road signs; potholes.
Hall Hire (Reading Room)
For Hall information, Contact details and the Reading Room bookings calendar - see Village Hall in the main menu above or click here
Fortnightly Collections take place generally on Thursdays for Household Rubbish and Garden bins
and on Mondays for Recycling bins.
Timetables are changed at Christmas/New Year but collections continue as normal on other bank holidays.
How to sort your recycling wef March 2020 - information here.
Household Recycling Centre - Churchfields Industrial Estate, Salisbury SP2 7NP
Opening Hours (Salisbury):
Summer (1 April to 31 October) open 9am to 4pm 6 days a week. (closed Thursdays).
Winter (1 November to 31 March) open 10am to 4pm 5 days a week (closed on Thursdays and Fridays.)
Operated by FCC Environment on behalf of Wiltshire Council.
Proof of identity/residency in Wiltshire may be requested when entering the centre.
Mobile Library Van - fortnightly visits to Stratford sub Castle (Castle Keep) on a Wednesday between 10:55 am to 11:20 am.
Further information - Wiltshire Council
Updated 24 July 2021
There is no longer a time limit on browsing.
Customers are encouraged to wear facemasks but this is now a personal choice. All staff will be wearing facemasks.
The policy is the same across all Wiltshire libraries.
My Wiltshire - Report any problems to Wiltshire Council on-line here
eg flytipping, fallen trees; streetlights; road signs; potholes.
Parish Magazine - published monthly, printed copies are distributed free to all households
in Stratford sub Castle. Contact: email@example.com
The latest issue is also available to read in a viewer here on the village website. There's a link on the Home Page or click this image to view.
Post Collection Times - vary throughout SsC. Latest collection s from Stratford 'Old Sarum View' post box on Stratford Road nr Mill Lane:
4 pm Monday - Friday, Saturday 12 noon, Sundays - no collections.
There is a later collection from the Royal Mail sorting office in Fisherton Street, Salisbury.