We Care Home Improvements improvements

This may be a simple search through our records, or could include a new survey. Information about scheduled roadworks and events on our motorways and major roads. The Secretary of State, on 21 June 2021, confirmed with modifications the Truck Road Order, Side Roads Order and Compulsory Purchase Order. He issued a Decision Letter to Highways England and those parties represented at the Public Inquiry.

  • The public inquiry into our proposals to make improvements to the M2 junction 5 has finished.
  • As a result of these modifications and additional assessment in relation to air quality an Addendum to the Environmental Statement has also been published.
  • We are committed to continually improving your services, whether it’s the Tube, buses, London Overground, DLR, TfL Rail, trams, roads or Cycleways.
  • You might also be able to find local grants to help with things like insulating your home from Simple Energy Advice.
  • Improving quality is about making health care safe, effective, patient-centred, timely, efficient and equitable.

Home improvement agencies are not-for-profit organisations run by housing associations, local authorities and charities. They can help people who own their own homes, or who live in privately rented accommodation, and who are elderly, disabled, or on a low income to repair, maintain or adapt their home. We provide many different services, listed below, covering Bristol, Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset, Gloucestershire and South Gloucestershire.

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Both the modifications and the Environmental Statement Addendum were published for consultation on 24 January 2020. We published the Orders for the M2 junction 5/A249 Stockbury Roundabout improvements scheme under the Highways Act 1980 on 13 June 2019 with a representation period of six weeks that ended on 25 July 2019. A local authority must give you a disabled facilities grant if you meet the conditions for getting one. If you’re disabled, a local authority must provide application forms in a form you can use, for example, in large print. A local authority can have its own application forms for help, and its own rules about what you have to do to apply for help.

We’re replacing expansion joints, waterproofing and resurfacing them. In March, we constructed some platforms on the northbound and southbound verges of the A249. These were for specialist machines known as piling rigs, which will be helping us to start building retaining walls for the new links to and from the M2. If you are a member of the public looking for information and advice about coronavirus (COVID-19), including information about the COVID-19 vaccine, go to the NHS website. By law, these rules must not discriminate against you because of your age, disability, gender reassignment, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Since June 2019 modifications to the scheme have been proposed as a result of discussions with land owners and stakeholders. Anyone wishing to attend either the pre-inquiry or public inquiry must make their interest known to the Planning Inspectorate as soon as possible prior to the Inquiry. Please make it clear in your response whether you wish to join the meeting, make a statement or ask questions at the meeting. The majority of these works will be taking place away from the roads, but some lane and full closures will be required. These will be advertised both here, as well as through our social media channels. We permanently closed the dedicated entry slip to the M2 eastbound from the A249 northbound on the evening of 29 April.

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For example, its rules might say you can’t get a grant if your savings are over a certain limit. Although your local authority can have its own rules, there are certain things that it must or must not do when it provides help with home improvements. Your local authority must have rules about help with home improvements, but it can’t have rules which are completely rigid or unreasonable. For example, it can’t say it will never give any grants, and it must take your individual circumstances into account if you apply for help. Also, the rules must not discriminate against you because of your age, disability, gender reassignment, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Current proposals would see the existing roundabout replaced with a new interchange, which is a flyover, to provide free-flowing movement on the A249. The public inquiry was held as a virtual event in November 2020, and you can view the documents and information gathered during the review on the programme officer’s website. Our work to start the M2 junction 5 improvements begins at the end of the month, with site clearance taking place before the main construction work starts in January 2022. Bringing together a wealth of improvement knowledge, information and tools from across the NHS to support the delivery of sustainable service improvement. For more information about a landlord’s responsibility to do repairs, see Repairs in rented housing. If you need to make certain changes to your home because of your disability, your landlord might be responsible for making them.

The modifications can be found in detail under Highways Act 1980 Ordersbelow and are described in the section ‘Modifications to Orders’ below. Maidstone Road to the A249 Stockbury Roundabout would be closed, and Maidstone Road would be re-routed to link with Oad Street. The existing junction of Oad Street with the A249 would be closed with a new link provided south of the existing Oad Street to connect with the A249 Stockbury Roundabout.