Volunteer Open Day at Chippenham Museum

24th January 2020 / News, News-HP

Drop in on Saturday 1 February between 11am and 2pm to find out about current volunteering opportunities with Chippenham Museum and discuss your interests over tea and cake followed by a tour of the museum. A team of over 60 volunteers support the museum in a number of ways including welcoming visitors and supporting the …

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Dog Policy Update

20th January 2020 / News, News-HP

We have recently reviewed our Dog Policy. To ensure that we are committed to providing an environment which is welcoming for all, at all of our venues. We urge you to help us ensure our shared spaces are respected and safe for all by following and complying with some simple rules. Our venues will now …

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Temporary Road Closure

2nd January 2020 / News, News-HP

On behalf of Wiltshire Council Highways, Chippenham High Street will be closed from January 5 2020. The closure will take place between the hours of 19:30 and 9:30 until 26 March 2020. This is in addition to the daily traffic enforcement that already takes place between 9:30 and 19:30. It is anticipated that the works …

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Civic Awards

31st December 2019 / News, News-HP, Uncategorised

Civic Awards Each year, Chippenham Town Council presents Civic Awards to individuals, organisations and groups who have made a material contribution to the advancement, wellbeing and welfare of the people of Chippenham or demonstrated outstanding citizenship. You must be able to demonstrate that the person(s) nominated have fulfilled at least one of the following: • …

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Rescheduled: Renewable Energy Strategy Workshops

27th November 2019 / News, News-HP

The Neighbourhood Plan is offering the community a chance to have a say on what sort of renewable energy developments it would like, where it would like them, and what criteria they must meet in order for planning permission to be given. Renewable Energy Strategy workshops will be held at Chippenham Town Hall and organised …

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Chippenham Town Council to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of VE Day

20th November 2019 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Town Council to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of VE Day On Friday 8 May 2020 it will be 75 years since the end of the war in Europe. This day has been designated by the Government as a Bank Holiday to enable as many people as possible to enjoy VE Day 75 celebrations. The …

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Creative Exhibitions & Workshops at Chippenham Museum

17th October 2019 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Museum’s latest temporary exhibition ‘Strange & Wonderful Beings: The Work of Clifford & Rosemary Ellis’, is open to enjoy until 18th January with free entry. From tube posters to wartime sketches, explore the artistic output of this fascinating design duo and their legacy at the Bath Academy of Art in Corsham. Displayed alongside these …

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Bid for £75M improvements in Chippenham put forward to Government

24th September 2019 / News, News-HP

Bid for £75M improvements in Chippenham put forward to Government Wiltshire Council has bid for £75 million of infrastructure funding from the Government to support the potential longer-term growth of Chippenham. If successful, the funding will be used to build a new road to the east and south of Chippenham, linking the A350 at the …

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Bandstand 2019, John Coles Park

30th April 2019 / News, News-HP

With the Early May Bank Holiday brings the start of the concerts in our Bandstand in John Coles Park. The free concerts are on every Sunday afternoon between 3pm – 5pm, so why not bring a picnic, or get some snacks from the refreshments kiosk, sit and relax and enjoy the music.

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