Chippenham retains Purple Flag status

7th September 2018 / News archive

Fantastic news for the night time economy in Chippenham: Chippenham retains Purple Flag status Chippenham Town Council is delighted to announce that Chippenham has retained its Purple Flag status. This fantastic news for Chippenham is evidence of the effective collaborative working between Chippenham Town Council and a range of partners in the town including the …

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Planned maintenance works

29th August 2018 / News archive

Planned works at the Town Hall and Chippenham Museum On Monday 10th September planned maintenance and cleaning works will begin at the Town Hall. This will mean scaffolding will be erected on the front of the building and will remain for 3 weeks. When the work is finished at the Town Hall, the scaffolding will …

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Chippenham Neighbourhood Area approved

28th August 2018 / News archive

NOTIFICATION OF THE DESIGNATION OF CHIPPENHAM NEIGHBOURHOOD AREA UNDER SECTION 61G OF THE TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990 AS AMENDED APPLICANT: Chippenham Town Council APPLICATION: Application for the Designation of Chippenham Neighbourhood Area An application has been received that includes a map which identifies the area to which the application relates, a supporting statement …

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Chippenham Heritage Open Days Events

Celebrate Chippenham’s places and stories both past and present with a host of free events during Heritage Open Days from Saturday 8 to Saturday 15 September. The programme, organised by Chippenham Museum, includes a number of free tours and the opportunity to discover some of Chippenham’s most celebrated and intriguing buildings including St Andrew’s Church’s …

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3G Artificial Turf Pitch at Stanley Park Approved by UEFA and FA

7th August 2018 / News archive

The 3G Artificial Turf pitch at Stanley Park has been approved by UEFA and The FA for a further 3 years, until 2021, after testing was completed in July 2018. This means that the 3G Artificial Turf Pitch is sanctioned to be used officially in competitive matches across many local, county, regional and national leagues …

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Summer in John Coles Park

6th August 2018 / News archive

Please be aware that disposable barbeques are not permitted in any part of John Coles Park. Hot disposable barbeque trays have been responsible for damage to grass, paths and park furniture. Enjoy a picnic at the park but please leave barbeques at home this summer.       

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Public consultation: Sadlers Mead Car Park site

19th July 2018 / News archive

PUBLIC CONSULTATION DROP-IN EVENT PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT AT THE SADLERS MEAD CAR PARK SITE   Wiltshire Council, in partnership with Good Energy, is inviting the public to a consultation on proposed development of a new office building and multi-level car park. The site is Phase 2 of a wider masterplan around Chippenham Station, which was subject …

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Gossip and Scandal in Georgian Chippenham

10th July 2018 / News archive

“Little Bath – Gossip and Scandal in Georgian Chippenham” Chippenham Museum’s latest temporary exhibition, open 14 July to 29 September with free entry, explores the highs and lows of life in Georgian Chippenham and features objects on loan from the British Museum. As its nickname suggests Chippenham was a miniature version of its larger more …

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Community Donations from Chippenham Town Council

Chippenham organisations benefit from Community Donations from Chippenham Town Council The aim of the Town Council’s Community Donations Scheme is to provide financial support to organisations who work to improve the quality of life in Chippenham by supporting the Town Council’s objectives: • To provide facilities and services which support and develop a well-connected town, …

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Hanging Baskets Britain in Bloom judging day

Hanging baskets are ready for Britain in Bloom judging day As we prepare our floral decorations for the judge from Britain in Bloom to visit us in Chippenham, we thought you may like to know some more information about our hanging baskets. Chippenham Town Council invites 86 local businesses to sponsor a beautiful hanging basket …

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