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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We’re hiring – Venues Manager

2nd May 2017 / News archive

Venues Manager – Permanent full-time £32,486 to £35,444 per annum. Neeld Community and Arts Centre and Town Hall This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and creative person to manage one of Wiltshire’s newest and exciting venues, The Neeld Community and Arts Centre. This exciting multi-use venue was opened by GBBO’s Mel Giedroyc following …

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Mr Mark Smith, our new Chief Executive

The Chief Executive of the Town Council is the council’s most senior officer and responsible for the council’s staff, working closely with the council leader and responsible for strategy, policy and making recommendations to the council. The Chief Executive is also the legal Proper Officer of the council, with responsibilities for advising the council and …

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Election of Town Councillors

18th April 2017 / News archive

Town Council elections will take place on Thursday 4 May 2017 and voting will take place in the Neeld. The election process is managed by Wiltshire Council and you can find out more information on their website which you can access HERE. Please note that of the eight Wards in Chippenham Town/Parish,  seven will be …

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New play equipment

12th April 2017 / News archive

  We have been installing new play equipment in our parks recently, just in time for the school holidays, and the dry weather.

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