One minute silence

25th May 2017 / News archive

We will be joining in with the one minute silence today at 11am. If you would like to, please join us outside on the steps of the Town Hall where we will make a short statement and observe the one minute silence for those who lost their lives and all who have been affected by …

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Family Fun Day – thank you

23rd May 2017 / News archive

Summer fun in John Coles Park at the Family Fun Day – what a brilliant day! Thank you to everyone who helped with our Family Fun Day this year and to all of you that came along, we hope you all had a great day. We would like to thank our kind sponsors Awdry Bailey …

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We are deeply shocked and saddened to hear the news this morning of the attack in the Manchester Arena last night. Our thoughts are with all those affected by this heart-breaking act of terrorism. We send our support and thanks to the emergency services and all those that offered help to care for those caught …

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Tender for our bar concession

15th May 2017 / News archive

Town Hall and Neeld Community and Arts Centre – Bar Concession Chippenham Town Council are seeking invitations to tender from suitably experienced and licensed professional business/operators to provide a comprehensive licensed bar service at the Town Hall and Neeld Community and Arts Centre. The concession is for a period of 3 years commencing on 1 …

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Public exhibition former Wiltshire College site

11th May 2017 / News archive

Redevelopment of the former Wiltshire College site, Cocklebury Road, Chippenham C2PD are bringing forward plans for a new high quality independent retirement living scheme located on the former Wiltshire College site on Cocklebury Road. The proposals will bring to life the vacant college site to provide a well designed scheme that respects the nearby Conservation …

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Election of Chippenham Town Councillors

8th May 2017 / News archive

We would like to welcome our new and returning Councillors, we look forward to working with you all. Cllr James Adman, Independent, Hardens and England Cllr Desna Allen, Liberal Democrat, Queens and Sheldon Cllr Richard Bambury, Conservative, Pewsham Cllr Pete Bishop, Independent, Monkton Cllr Holly Bradfield, Conservative, Hardens and England Cllr Jenny Budgell, Liberal Democrat, …

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Launch of new heritage walks and talks series

5th May 2017 / News archive

Join us for the first of Chippenham Museum’s new series of Heritage Walks and Talks. On Wednesday 10 May explore the role of the Home Guard during World War 2 in a talk by members of the Wiltshire Home Guard re-enactment group. Talk begins at 7.30pm in the museum, tickets £4 per person. Join us on Saturday 13 …

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Family Fun Day – Call out for stands

4th May 2017 / News archive

Family Fun Day 2017 We are busy here making plans for our next Family Fun Day in John Coles Park which will take place on Sunday 18 June 12noon – 4pm. Last year was such a brilliant day which supported many local charity and community groups. We are now looking for more organisations to join …

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Big Avon Tidy

The Big Avon Tidy: Chippenham’s Beautiful River needs YOU! It’s no secret that Wiltshire is home to many beautiful towns and villages all enhanced by the beautiful River Avon, which flows through seamlessly connecting each and every place. As time passes and with the ever growing population, we are unfortunately subjected to eyesores around this …

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Band Stand concerts at John Coles Park

The band concerts return again this year to the Band Stand in John Coles Park. These popular concerts are a perfect Sunday afternoon event, why not bring a picnic, relax and enjoy the atmosphere. All concerts start at 3pm and finish at 5pm. 30 April  Chippenham Town Band 07 May  Wroughton Silver Band 14 May …

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