Swinley Residents' Group

The next residents' meeting will be on Tuesday 3rd September 2013 in the Function Room of The Bowling Green, from 7 - 9pm  ... come and have your say about your community!

                             
This website has been created for the benefit of all residents of Swinley 
by Swinley Residents' Group, a non-political organisation whose main concerns and activities are confined to issues affecting our community.  
It is a totally interactive site and we welcome and encourage everyone to use it.

MEETINGS FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR



Monday TBA October
Monday TBA November
Monday TBA December
 

SO WHERE AND WHEN DO WE MEET?  
In the Bowling Green on Wigan Lane one day in the month, unless there is a bank holiday when all changes are regularly updated on the website.  Meetings take place between 7 - 9pm.

The focus of the first 45 minutes of each meeting is on community safety issues, where dedicated PCSOs will be available to listen to your concerns and report back on any policing issues in Swinley. 


OUR OBJECTIVES ARE TO ...
 
Conserve and improve our quality of life creating an easy access forum for local residents to air their opinions, ideas and concerns about our neighbourhood ...
Develop positive working relationships with local authorities, enabling residents to have more power in decision-making which affects our environment ...
Encourage all residents to have your say and be heard ...
Foster a community spirit in Swinley, especially important in a place with a high turnover of residents ... 
Keep residents informed of events and issues concerning Swinley, which may affect the community ...  
Work closely with the Local Authority, Greater Manchester Police and other agencies to ensure we get the maximum service, thus making Swinley a more desirable place to live and work ... 


DON'T FIND IT EASY TO ATTEND MEETINGS?  OR TO LEAVE THE HOUSE?  OR TO SPEAK OUT? 
No matter how big or small a problem seems to you, become a registered member and have your say on here and have an influence on issues that may affect your quality of life and the environment we live in.  Or register for a friend or neighbour who doesn't have internet access.  We can very often help you find answers on here or can easily raise your concerns in the monthly meetings. 


A BIT OF PRAISE CAN GO A LONG WAY ... 
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oticed the lovely hanging baskets around Swinley?  New benches?  More litter bins?  Less litter?  Want to thank the group, or an individual member?  There's a lot going on behind the scenes on a regular basis to enhance and conserve the area, so please leave your comments via our guestbook on the (MEMBERS) INFORMATION AND UPDATES link.