Fresh Fruit And Veg : Salisbury Market

We’re off to buy fresh fruit and veg tomorrow, at the Charter market, in Salisbury (South Wiltshire). It’s held on Tuesdays and Saturdays, throughout the year, and is the ideal place to buy local produce. My partner is a vegetarian so she’ll be on the look out for some broad beans, if they’re in season … Read more

Cherry Orchard Lane Salisbury

Cherry Orchard Lane in Lower Bemerton, Salisbury (SP2) is a popular route from Wilton Road (A36) to Lower Road and Churchfields Industrial Estate but is unsuitable for HGVs and high sided lorries because of a low bridge. The twin railway bridges ( BAE2 E4/241 and SAL E29/75) have height limit of just 10′-3″ (3.12 Meters) … Read more

Attractions In Salisbury : Places To Visit

There are some wonderful tourist attractions in Salisbury including the Cathedral, St Thomas’s Church and many other places to visit. You’ll also find The Rifles Museum and The Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum to be very interesting places to visit. Salisbury Cathedral contains the oldest working medieval clock in the world, made by 1386. There … Read more

Railway Bridge Strike In Salisbury

A railway bridge strike in Salisbury occured recently and the van that hit it suffered a lot of damage. I’d like to think that the bridge wasn’t damaged and it didn’t compromise the safety of train travellers. A friend sent me the photos of the damaged van and I have no idea whether they phoned … Read more

Lorry Problems In Lower Bemerton

We have lorry problems in Lower Bemerton Salisbury caused by lorries coming from Churchfields Ind Est in Salisbury. They end up driving towards Lower Road or Cherry Orchard Lane where they face either a 7.5 T weight limit, a 10′-3″ low bridge or have to turn around. There are a few reasons why they end … Read more

Low Bridges in Salisbury : Churchfields Driver Info

We have some low bridges in Salisbury that HGV and lorry drivers heading to Churchfields Industrial Estate should know about. In particular, the 14′-3″ (4.34 Meters) bridge in Fisherton Street and the 10″-3″ (3.12 Meters) bridge in Cherry Orchard Lane. Low Bridges In Salisbury – Fisherton Street This is the route in from St Paul’s … Read more

Salisbury Is A Cathedral City

Salisbury is a Cathedral city in the county of Wiltshire. It is a very popular tourist attraction in the south of England and just 8 miles south of Stonehenge. It’s very popular with local and overseas visitors and you’ll often see guided tours taking place. No only do we have the Cathedral, we also have … Read more