Faster Broadband for Honeybourne

I’d like faster broadband to come to the village sooner rather than later and that means not waiting for BT or some other infrastructure provider to roll up with an offering (if it happens at all it’ll be years down the line). Such a change is going to have to... Read more

Station Approach to get a Footpath?

As work continues on the improvements to Honeybourne’s railway station, a utility company has also been digging in the area. Eon have had some barriers and temporary traffic signals up for a few days now and they appear to be laying cables for street lighting. What’s interesting though is that... Read more

Work Starts on Honeybourne Station’s New Platform

Following the successful completion of work at Charlbury earlier this month focus on the Cotswold Line Doubling project has now moved. Recently work has commenced on building Honeybourne Station’s new platform and footbridge. The first stage of this is the removal of the the old second and third platforms (pictured... Read more

Vacancy on the Parish Council

Are you interested in joining the council? Councillors Phil Wilkes and David White did not stand for re-election in May and only one of the two vacancies created was filled (by David Cowan). As a result one seatĀ remainsĀ unfilled. The following description of the role comes from the June 2011 Parish... Read more

Rail Engineering Success

One of the pinch points on the North Cotswold railway line is now totally changed following a week of intensive engineering works. The first phase of the line doubling works, including the addition of a new platform at Charlbury station, has been completed as planned during the week long track... Read more