Would you like to join our team?

20th February 2019 / News archive

We currently have two excellent job opportunities both of which are  based at the Town Hall. For more information on both roles, click HERE Democratic Services Manager Chippenham Town Council has recently undergone an organisational review and the new post of Democratic Services Manager is one of three newly created job roles from 1 April …

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Work starts at John Coles Park

24th January 2019 / News archive

On Monday 28 January, we start the work at John Coles Park to replace a section of the perimeter fence. The gate on Malmesbury Road opposite Greenway Avenue will be closed next week as we start the 200m section of fencing. This work will take approximately one month to complete. Please be aware if you …

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Job vacancy: Director of Resources & Section 151 Officer

7th January 2019 / News archive

Chippenham is one of the largest town Councils operating in the town and parish sector, in fact we operate in a similar manner to a small district council. We have a population of over 40,000 a revenue budget of over £3.5M, we have over 100 employees and volunteers. We operate in a two tier county …

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Christmas lights switch on

19th November 2018 / News archive

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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New De-Fibs now installed

14th November 2018 / News archive

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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Evening closing at John Coles Park

7th November 2018 / News archive

From Wednesday 14 November 2018 the gates at John Coles Park will be locked at 4pm which includes the car park. They will continue to be closed at 4pm every day until mid January 2019 when it will be closed at dusk.

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Remembrance Sunday

6th November 2018 / News archive

Remembrance Sunday Thank you to everyone who joined us to commemorate Remembrance Sunday. It was a special day full of pride and emotion, and we were very lucky with the weather. Order of ceremony 10.05am A procession of dignitaries, Councillors and invited guests will leave from the Town Hall and make their way up the …

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Community Donations

26th October 2018 / News archive

The Community Donations sub-committee meet three times a year to hear from applicants who are applying for a community donation. Applications must have objectives which support a vibrant Town Centre, a sustainable environment or neighbourhood and community benefits. They can also be in support of the voluntary and community sector working on improving the quality …

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Splashpad closed for the winter

24th October 2018 / News archive

The SplashPad in John Coles Park had its Autumn shutdown service yesterday and all the features taken down and stored for winter. It will be open again in the spring next year.

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