FREE parking for Chippenham Carnival visitors

28th June 2018 / News archive

FREE parking for Chippenham Carnival visitors Chippenham Town Council is delighted to announce that the following car parks in Chippenham will be free of charge on Saturday 14th July to celebrate Chippenham Carnival. This will include the following car parks: • Bath Road • Borough Parade • Brake Mead • Emery Gate • Gladstone Road …

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New DeFibrillator fitted on the side of the Town Hall

The first Town Centre community Automated External Defibrillator (AED) has now been fitted. The AED is located in a unit on the side of the Town Hall in Borough Parade. It will be kept in a durable locked cabinet accessed by calling 999 and quoting a unique location code displayed on the cabinet. Although the …

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Museum Brings Vote 100 to Chippenham

Over the past few weeks Chippenham Museum has led a programme of events to mark 100 years since some women gained the vote, including the only Wiltshire dates for a touring theatre production. Left: Museum Assistant Claire Selman listening to the Rebellious Sounds Archive at Chippenham Town Hall Right: three performances of The Cause took …

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Afternoon tea with the Mayor

20th June 2018 / News archive

Join the Mayor of Chippenham for Afternoon Tea & light entertainment on Monday 25 June 2018 2.30pm – 4.30pm in the Neeld.   Tickets £7.50 (£6.50 Concessions) 01249 446699 Town Hall, High Street Chippenham www.neeld.co.uk

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VIDEO: NALC Study Tour 2018

14th June 2018 / News archive

MORE than 30 councillors and officers from all over the country saw Chippenham sparkling in the sunshine this week when they paid a two-day visit to the town. You can watch the VIDEO HERE The delegates from the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) were the guests of Chippenham Town Council, which invited the association’s …

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Thank you: Family Fun Day 2018

13th June 2018 / News archive

Family Fun Day We hosted another successful sunny Family Fun Day in John Coles Park on Saturday 9 June. Inspired by summer holidays spent at the beach with a hint of the 1980s this event was sponsored by John Williams Heating Services Ltd. Thousands of people joined in this FREE family orientated day filled with …

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Commemorative Tapestry: Take part

23rd May 2018 / News archive

We invite you to take part in the Commemorative Tapestry project. We are inviting community groups, organisations or individuals to get involved in the Commemorative Tapestry project. There will be a public event on Wednesday 30 May at 7.30pm in the Town Hall where you can meet the project team and find out how you …

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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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