Japanese Knotweed

11th November 2016 / News archive

Chippenham Town Council is acting in a positive and responsible manner to control the existence of Japanese Knotweed in a small area that borders the river bank in the vicinity of the Town Bridge (High Street). Council staff have recently attended a Stem Injection course and are trained in the correct procedures to eradicate this …

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Armistice Day & Remembrance Sunday

8th November 2016 / News archive

Armistice Day – Friday 11 November 2016 We are joining with Royal British Legion to mark Armistice Day on Friday 11 November. Councillors and staff will gather on the Town Hall steps joined by Mayor, Cllr Terry Gibson who will say a few words at 10.55am. Members of the public are invited to join Chippenham …

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Chief Executive is No. 1 out of 9000!

2nd November 2016 / News archive

We are delighted to announce Susan Wilthew, Chippenham Town Council Chief Executive has been awarded Clerk of the Year 2016 in the National Association of Local Council’s (NALC) Star Council Awards. NALC were inundated with hundreds of nominations, which shows and highlights the localist powerhouse work undertaken at the neighbourhood and community level. This all …

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Charity Christmas cards

We have a wide selection of Christmas cards for sale in the customer services area of the Town Hall all supporting good causes. Pop along and choose some beautiful cards to send this year, they are here until December 21.

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Co-op bereavement support group

1st November 2016 / News archive

Co-operative Funeral Care will be offering bereavement coffee mornings and afternoons in the customer services area of the Town Hall. Losing someone can be a very difficult time. It often leaves you feeling sad, lost and alone. The Co-op Bereavement Support Group is available to any bereaved family free of charge regardless of whether they …

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We are hiring!

20th October 2016 / News archive

We have a vacancy for a full time Venues Assistant. Salary: Scale £17,169 to £19,238 (Spinal Column Point 16-20) Hours of work – 37 hours per week. Permanent contract – daytime and evening, including weekday evenings and weekends, Bank Holidays. This is a new role supporting the Town Hall and newly opened Neeld Community and Arts …

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Christmas lights switch on

18th October 2016 / News archive

What a brilliant event! Thanks to everyone who came along, thanks to all those involved in putting on such a brilliant Christmas lights switch on this year.   For all the photos and videos you can check out the BID’s website at http://www.chippenhamconnected.com/, like them on Facebook @ChippenhamConnected and Twitter @ChipConnected.

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Design a Christmas card for our Mayor

5th October 2016 / News archive

Chippenham Town Mayor, Councillor Terry Gibson has launched a competition for children to design this year’s Mayoral Christmas Card. This competition is open to any child attending schools in or of school age living in the town of Chippenham (Chippenham Town Council local government area).       The Mayor will personally choose the winning …

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Purple Flag weekend

3rd October 2016 / News archive

The annual celebration of the Purple Flag programme, which recognises excellence in the management of the evening and night-time economy (ENTE) in the UK and Ireland, took place this weekend (07-09 October 2016). Towns and cities across the country held a wide-range of events to not only showcase the quality, diversity and vibrancy of their ENTEs, …

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Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning

28th September 2016 / News archive

Thank you to everyone that helped, baked and supported our coffee morning in support of MacMillan. We are delighted to say we raised £221.86!

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