Tackling the sticky issue of chewing gum removal

22nd May 2018 / News archive

Chippenham Town Council tackle the sticky issue of chewing gum removal Chippenham Town Council have been completing the annual spring clean task of removing chewing gum which has been trodden in to the pavements in the High Street in Chippenham. This work is undertaken to ensure high standards of cleanliness and pride in the town …

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Drinking water fountain at John Coles Park

10th May 2018 / News archive

Did you know there is a drinking water fountain at John Coles Park located next to the refreshments kiosk? It has recently been upgraded and you can use it to get refreshed while you ate in the park or you can fill up your drinking bottle when you are on the go.

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Chippenham carnival 2018

Come one, come all! Chippenham Carnival is back for 2018, with fabulous floats and vintage vibes… Step back in time and experience all the fun of the fair, brought to you by Chippenham Connected in partnership with Chippenham Town Council from 12-8pm on Saturday 14 July. 2017 saw the return of this well-loved tradition after …

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Chippenham Museum: Retail space open

1st May 2018 / News archive

Chippenham Museum is pleased to announce the opening of its new entrance and retail space. Over the past few months, what was once an exhibition gallery has been transformed into a larger and brighter visitor entrance enabling the museum to offer a greater selection of gifts and souvenirs including items produced by local artists and …

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Town Hall Bank Holiday opening times

30th April 2018 / News archive

Here are the Bank Holiday opening times for our Customer Services at the Town Hall: Monday 7 May – Closed Monday 28 May – Open 9.30am – 3pm

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SplashPad

The SplashPad at John Coles Park will be open on Saturday 5 May. The Splashpad is arguably the most popular attraction in John Coles Park. It caters for children under 12 and is open from May – September and offers a chance to cool down in the hot weather whilst having heaps of fun. The …

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Neeld: Richard Herring: Oh Frig, I’m 50!

27th April 2018 / News archive

Richard Herring: Oh Frig, I’m 50! Saturday 12 May 8pm £17.50 “Podfather” (the Guardian) and star of Radio 4’s Relativity, Richard Herring gets to the half century (against all odds) and looks at how his life has changed in the last decade, from irresponsible, single kidult, literally fighting his way through a mid-life crisis, to …

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100th Anniversary commemorative walk

24th April 2018 / News archive

RAFA will celebrate Royal Air Force centenary with commemorative walk. The Corsham & Chippenham branch of RAFA are organising and taking part in a commemorative walk from Corsham to Calne via Chippenham which is a total of 10 miles – one mile for each 10 years of the RAF. They will be carrying a token …

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Family Fun Day 2018

16th April 2018 / News archive

Chippenham Town Council to host Family Fun Day in John Coles Park  The Family Fun Day hosted by Chippenham Town Council and sponsored by John Williams Heating Services returns this year inspired by summer holidays spent at the beach with a hint of the 1980s. On Saturday 9 June 12noon – 4pm John Coles Park …

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Wiltshire Walking Football: To the Finals

9th April 2018 / News archive

Wiltshire Walking Football: From Humble beginnings to the FA Peoples Cup Finals On Saturday March 24th 2018 under the guidance of newly appointed Manager/Coach Jon Hayton, Wiltshire Walking Football Club took part in the Semi Finals of the FA Peoples Cup Walking Football championship and defeated 2017 Champions Wokingham with a single goal scored from …

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