Customer Services Christmas Opening Hours

5th December 2018 / News, News-HP

Customer Services at the Town Hall Monday 24 December: Closed Tuesday 25 December: Closed Wednesday 26 December: Closed Thursday 27 December: Open 9am – 4:30pm Friday 28 December: Open 9am- 4pm Saturday 29 December: Closed Sunday 30 December: Closed Monday 31 December: Open 9am – 4:30pm Tuesday 1 January: Closed Wednesday 2 January: Open 9am …

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VIDEO: Behind the scenes at the Neeld

26th November 2018 / News, News-HP

Successful year for The Neeld Staff at Chippenham Town Council’s entertainment venue are celebrating a successful year with bookings and audience satisfaction on the up. But the small but dedicated team at the Neeld Community and Arts Centre barely has time to rest on the laurels with almost 30 shows already booked in for 2019. …

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Christmas lights switch on

19th November 2018 / News, News-HP

It started to feel a lot like Christmas on Saturday 24th November with a day packed full of free entertainment for the big Christmas lights switch-on organised by Chippenham Connected in partnership with Chippenham Town Council. The event, kindly supported by title sponsors John Williams Heating Services Ltd, began early with an artisan market adding …

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Devolution

CHIPPENHAM Town Council leaders have begun negotiations with their counterparts at Wiltshire Council on taking over the running and delivery of a major package of assets and services in the town. It could mean the town council becoming responsible for maintaining play areas, street cleaning and grass cutting. But the big win for Chippenham could …

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Christmas lights

THERE may still be five weeks until Christmas but we are hard at work getting the town’s festive lights display into place. It takes more than 300 hours and a logistical operation worthy of a military campaign to put up the thousands of bulbs and dozens of decorations, which represent an investment of around £100,000, …

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Purple Flag awards

14th November 2018 / News, News-HP

We were delighted to host the Purple Flag awards last week in our Neeld Community and Arts Centre. These awards were given to towns who have either been reaccredited or newly accredited this year with their Purple Flag Status. Congratulations to the following towns who joined us for the evening and to collect their awards: …

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Excellent news for Stanley Park Sports Ground

Excellent news for Stanley Park Sports Ground Stanley Park Sports Ground, owned by Chippenham Town Council, has recently been reviewed by the Football Foundation and has retained its accreditation score of Excellent for the facility and the services and activities it provides. The Football Foundation complete this survey every 2 years and are delighted with …

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Future development ideas for Chippenham

Future development ideas for Chippenham With planning permission being granted for a number of urban housing extensions to Chippenham in the last couple of years, and the commencement of the Chippenham Neighbourhood Plan this year, 12 Councillors attended a research trip to Poundbury hosted at the Duchy of Cornwall offices. This was an ideal opportunity …

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New De-Fibs now installed

We have two new Defibrillators now installed and ready to use. One is located at Stanley Park Sports Ground on the front of the building and the other is located at John Coles Park on the front of the toilet block. Cllr Teresa Hutton, Chair of the Amenities, Culture and Leisure Committee said; “These Defibrillators …

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Chippenham Neighbourhood Plan: Steering group announced

A Steering Group has been appointed to manage and lead on the Chippenham Neighbourhood Plan, an ambitious, community-focused strategy, which will set out local planning policy to guide future development within the Town in the coming years. The formation of the Steering Group is an important first step in the Neighbourhood Plan process. It comprises …

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