High Street gates

5th April 2018 / News archive

From 1 April 2018, Chippenham Town Council will be responsible for the opening and closing of the gates in the High Street. The gates will be closed to traffic at 9.30am until 7.30pm.   The Town Council has successfully opened and closed the High Street gates since 2010. From April 2017 this duty passed back …

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Bath Road toilets

28th March 2018 / News archive

We are painting the toilet facility at Bath Road today (28 March 2018) so they will be closed while the works are completed. Open as usual tomorrow. If you are in the area and need to use the facilities the closest toilets are at the Town Hall or at Emery Gate shopping centre.

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Annual Town Meeting: 6.30pm Weds 2 May

27th March 2018 / News archive

It’s that time of year when we look forward to our Town Meeting! Each year residents of Chippenham are invited to attend the Town Meeting chaired by the Mayor of Chippenham in the Town Hall. There will be a range of presentations and opportunities for you to ask questions about the services and facilities we provide, …

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BMX Pump track / MUGA completed

Works have now been completed at the BMX Pump track at Stanley Park     Resurfacing work at Little Battens MUGA (Multi use Games Area) is also finished and ready for use.    

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Planning meeting at Museum 29.3.18

The Planning, Environment and Transport committee meeting will be held at Chippenham Museum not the Town Hall on Thursday 29 March, 7pm as usual.

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Sport Relief – Whatever moves you

20th March 2018 / News archive

Sport Relief – Whatever Moves You We have all seen the celebrities taking on mammoth sporting challenges, and as the nation warms up to get involved this week our own Paul Harvey, Community Sports Officer at Stanley Park Sports Ground is taking on a running challenge for Sport Relief. Working collaboratively with the Schools Sports …

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Bandstand dates

16th March 2018 / News archive

The Bandstand in John Coles Park will be hosting a selection of Sunday afternoon concerts which are free to attend. These popular concerts are a firm favourite in the diary and a super reason to make up a picnic and relax with some gentle toe tapping. All concerts start at 3pm until 5pm. 06 May …

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Easter fun in Chippenham’s town centre

Spring is in the air and Chippenham’s town centre is the perfect place to celebrate Easter with your friends and family. This special day full of FREE activities and family fun on Saturday 31st March 10am-4pm is brought to you in partnership by Chippenham Connected and Chippenham Town Council with support from Emery Gate Shopping Centre. …

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Chippenham gears up for annual Soap Box Derby

Thrill-seekers are invited to take part in the second annual Soap Box Derby brought to you by Chippenham Connected in partnership with Chippenham Town Council. Hosted by Chippenham’s very own Super Mario, the mad dash will take place on Sunday 3rd June from 12-4pm throughout the High Street, where hand-made, non-power assisted karts will manoeuvre …

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Monkton Park public toilets

14th March 2018 / News archive

Monkton Park public toilets to incur a 20p charge A 20p cost to use the public toilets in Monkton Park will be introduced in April. The charge has been agreed to bring the facility in line with other public conveniences the Town Council manages such at the Bus Station in Timber Street and Bath Road. …

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