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www.stratfordsubcastle.org.uk is a non-profit site maintained on a voluntary basis by local residents.


Stratford Services & useful contact details

Bus Service

r12  - Stratford Bridge to Salisbury 

Monday - Saturday service (excluding Bank Holidays). 

Operated by Salisbury Reds - timetable attached. 

Check the r12 timetable on-line (Salisbury Reds website)

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 and you will be given the access code if the operator considers this to be appropriate.

Maintenance: Volunteers known as 'Guardians of the Defibrillator' 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. 

Council representatives for the Stratford sub Castle area


Mary Douglas, Wiltshire Councillor for Salisbury St Francis & Stratford

mary.douglas@wiltshire.gov.uk  01722 503260

Salisbury City Councillors:

Kevin Daley  KDaley@salisburycitycouncil.gov.uk  07775 508148

Dr Mark McClelland    MMcClelland@salisburycitycouncil.gov.uk  07534 927419

Charles Rogers OBE    CRogers@salisburycitycouncil.gov.uk  07771 607131

There is an advice ‘surgery’ in Salisbury library on the last Saturday of each month, from 11am to noon, no appointment needed.   Library currently closed - COVID 19

Emergency or Urgent Contact details


Fire/Police/Ambulance/Coastguard in an emergency phone 999

Police non-emergency number phone 101.
NB The Bourne Hill Salisbury enquiry office has been closed temporarily due to the Covid 19 situation.)


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

Kerbside Collections

Fortnightly Collections take place generally on Thursdays for Household Rubbish and Garden bins


and on Mondays for Recycling bins.


Timetables are changed when Bank Holidays occur.

Collection dates for Stratford sub Castle are here.

Last updated March 2020.

Sorting your recycling wef March 2020 - information here.

Household Recycling Centre - Churchfields Industrial Estate, Salisbury SP2 7NP

1 April - 31 Oct - open 6 days a week 9 am - 4 pm (closed on Thursdays)

1 Nov - 31 March - open 5 days a week 10 am - 4 pm (closed Thursdays & Fridays)


Operated by FCC Environment on behalf of Wiltshire Council.

Effective April 2018 - Proof of identity/residency in Wiltshire may be requested when entering the centre. 


Mobile Library Van makes fortnightly visits to Stratford sub Castle (Castle Keep) Wednesday  11:00 am to 11:25 am.
Dates are in the Village Calendar

Information - Wiltshire Council 

Noticeboard - outside the Reading Room, Stratford Road.
Displays non-commercial notices of local interest in a locked cabinet. 

Contact:   sscvillagenoticeboard@gmail.com

This website has its own VIRTUAL NOTICEBOARD  - click to view

Parish Magazine - distributed free to all households in Stratford sub Castle.

Contact:  stlawrencestratfordmag@gmail.com

Paper copies will not be printed/delivered during the COVID 19 situation. Plans are in hand to produce an electronic version.

St Lawrence Church has its own website 

Planning Applications - a summary  of Applications from the local area. 

View here

Post Collection Times - vary throughout SsC. The latest collection time we are aware of is from the 'Old Sarum View' post box on Stratford Road nr Mill Lane:

4 pm Monday - Friday, Saturday 12 noon,  Sundays - no collections.

Wiltshire Community Messaging - Neighbourhood Crime Reports, Fraud and other Alerts. Click the image for more information or to sign up.

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