Weston Village News – Oct/Nov 2023

In the latest edition of the Weston-on-the-Green Village News, Weston SOS received three full pages of coverage – our own committee member Fiona Spensley provided a follow-up from our public consultation meeting in July and the current owner of the Weston Pantry also reported on the state of Post Offices closing across the country and… Continue reading Weston Village News – Oct/Nov 2023

Public Consultation Meeting – A call to action!

The Weston SOS Committee held their public consultation meeting at the Village Hall on Tuesday 11th July. Attendance at the meeting was less than we had hoped, but we believe that may be due to the summer holiday season and our limited time/ability to ‘get the word out’ prior to the meeting. We’re really grateful… Continue reading Public Consultation Meeting – A call to action!

Public Meeting – 11th July 7:30pm – Village Hall

Weston SOS are pleased to share that we’ll be holding a public consultation meeting on Tuesday 11th July at 7:30pm at the Weston on the Green Village Memorial Hall to present our plan for the future of the Shop and Post Office. Put it in your calendar! It’s been a while since we shared any… Continue reading Public Meeting – 11th July 7:30pm – Village Hall

Have your say in our Survey

The Weston SOS Survey is now live and waiting for your response! The results of the survey are essential in determining the feasibility of the various options we have to maintain the shop and post office in the village such as community ownership. It will provide the evidence/information required for grant applications (e.g. Plunkett foundation… Continue reading Have your say in our Survey

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5 Weeks In: An Update

Hopefully if you’re reading this you’ve seen our article in the Village News, you’ve been directed to our website via the shop, a member of the committee has been in touch or you’ve found us via our Facebook page (‘Weston SOS’). This means that our plan to raise awareness about what’s going on with the… Continue reading 5 Weeks In: An Update

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Letter from the Chair (April Village News)

From Sam Sharp, Chair of the Weston SOS (‘Save our Shop’) Committee, published in the April edition of the Weston-on-the- Green Village News. It is with great pleasure that I write to you, the villagers of Weston on the Green, as the appointed Chair of the newly founded Weston SOS (‘Save our Shop’) Committee, following… Continue reading Letter from the Chair (April Village News)

Village Meeting Notes – 22nd February

22nd February, Village Hall (Notes taken by Susan Davis and Nicki Donne) Introduction:Yasemin Olcay, owner of the property, the Village Pantry business and PO officer distributed a written summary statement outlining the immediate need for a solution to retain the Village shop and Post Office for the village, given her need to sell the premises… Continue reading Village Meeting Notes – 22nd February