Technical issue: Stanley Park

11th April 2019 / News, News-HP

We are having a few technical issues with emails at Stanley Park today. While we are fixing the problem please use the following email address to make contact with Stanley Park: stanleypark@chippenham.gov.uk

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Chippenham Town Council & Retirement Developer Preserve Heritage for Museum

10th April 2019 / News, News-HP, Uncategorised

Churchill Retirement Living has been working collaboratively with Chippenham Museum to preserve a distinctive piece of local heritage. The ‘Vauxhall’ iron railings that stood on the site of its new development at the former Causeway Garage in the heart of town has now been gifted to Chippenham Museum to conserve for the future. Demolition work …

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Volunteer Opportunity at Chippenham Museum

9th April 2019 / News, News-HP

Role: Seasonal Visitor Welcome Volunteer Where: Chippenham Museum & Yelde Hall When: 3 hours fortnightly/weekly June to October 2019, mostly Saturdays but dates Monday – Friday also available Applications open until: Monday 6 May Open Day to learn more: Saturday 27 April 11am – 2pm   Download: Seasonal Visitor Welcome Volunteer Role Description Download: Seasonal …

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Family Fun Day: Stall bookings open

The Chippenham Town Council Family Fun Day at John Coles Park is on Saturday 8 June 2019 12noon – 4pm. If you are interested in have a charity stall or if you are a food vendor and would like to attend, please fill in the booking form which you can download here. This does not …

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Starlettes Reunited at Chippenham Museum Talk

2nd April 2019 / News, News-HP

Former members of the Chippenham Starlettes were reunited with its founder, Betty Hooper, when they came to hear her talk at Chippenham Museum on Friday 29 March.

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Devolution agreed by Wiltshire Council

27th March 2019 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Town Council takes control of assets and services as transfer package is agreed. Chippenham Town Council will be managing markets, play areas, parks and streetscene services from the summer now a transfer package has been agreed. Chippenham Town Council has worked with Wiltshire Council on the agreement which will empower the local community to …

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Cemetery staff provide more than just hard work

Cemetery staff provide more than just hard work   The job may involve a great deal of digging, mowing and trimming, but for the staff at Chippenham Town Council’s London Road Cemetery, there’s more to it than that. The hard-working team of two’s daily presence makes them a familiar sight for the people who go …

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Council Tax increase

14th March 2019 / News, News-HP

Devolution – the transfer of assets and services from Wiltshire Council to Chippenham Town Council Chippenham Town Council recognises that Wiltshire Council cannot afford to continue providing many services at the same level because of the way its funding has been cut by government. They need to make further savings next year of over £27million. …

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Objects in Focus Talks at Chippenham Museum

26th February 2019 / Museum, News, News-HP

Looking to do something different over lunch? Chippenham Museum’s current programme of free Object in Focus talks are perfect for local culture-loving workers, residents and students to pop in and learn something new whilst at lunch. The half-hour weekly talks start at 1pm and will be running alongside the museum’s current temporary exhibition ‘What’s in …

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Civic awards

7th February 2019 / News, News-HP

Each year the Town Council presents Civic Awards to individuals or local groups for services to the Town and people of Chippenham. If you or your organisation would like to nominate an individual or local group for a Civic Award nominations are now open. You can download the nomination form HERE which also provides more …

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