Pancake Race

28th January 2020 / News archive

It’s back! Working with our event partners Chippenham Connected, the Pancake Race will be taking place in Chippenham High Street on Tuesday 25 February. There will be three race categories: Children / Adults where individuals can take part and a Business category where a team of 4 can take part. You can sign up in …

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Dog Policy Update

20th January 2020 / News, News archive

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 archive

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 archive, 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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2019 Year Review

30th December 2019 / News archive

We are all winding down towards the end of another busy year, (busy decade in fact) we thought we would take some time to reflect back on the highlights from 2019. Although January was a pretty quiet month, the Wedding Fair at the Neeld Community & Arts Centre brightened up the month, with a selection …

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Chippenham Youth Council

17th December 2019 / News archive

Chippenham Youth Council 2020 Applications to become a member of the Chippenham Youth Council are now open. Chippenham Town Council held a Youth Forum on 3 December 2019, 19 young people attended and took part in workshops to figure out whether a Youth Council was needed for young people in the Town. Young people felt …

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Meet Sweep Caroline, our brand new Road Sweeper!

12th December 2019 / News archive

Let us introduce you to Sweep Caroline, our brand new Road Sweeper! After our successful naming competition Sweep Caroline has been out busy sweeping across our town getting to know and navigating the roads and our busy areas. So far she has collected on average 18 tonne of roadside sweepings per week. Take a look …

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Invitation to tender: CCTV

9th December 2019 / News archive

Chippenham Town Council is inviting tenders for the provision of an upgrade to the CCTV System within Chippenham Town Centre. Download the information pack HERE It is the responsibility of all Tenderers to ensure that their tender is delivered no later than 12 noon on Friday 10 January 2020. The Town Council will not consider …

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Meet the Makers for Museum Shop Sunday

26th November 2019 / News archive

Christmas shoppers are invited to meet local artists and makers featured in the shop at Chippenham Museum on Sunday 1st December, with special discounts on books and locally made gifts. The museum is opening especially for Museum Shop Sunday, a national event which celebrates the unique shopping opportunities available in museums and galleries. Shoppers can …

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