Streetlighting improvements

In recent days, contractors working for Wiltshire Council have been upgrading the streetlighting in Stratford sub Castle.

This prompted Jane Court to contact the website as follows:

"Perhaps not so historically worthy as when electricity came to the village but I've written a piece on the LED streetlights.

I'm envisaging some future village history group who will idly ask 'Did anyone know when the village was converted from sodium?' and someone will go to the archive and there it will be. "

Jane's article has been added to the Local History section of the website -

Click here to read it. is a non-profit site maintained by local residents.

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