Remembrance Sunday

11th November 2019 / News, News-HP

Thank you to everyone who joined us to commemorate Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Day. We are very proud to work with The Royal British Legion on these services each year.    

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A Night at Chippenham Museum like no other!

5th November 2019 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Museum was alive with the sights and sounds of the Victorian circus on Friday 1 November at their ‘Cabinet of Gin & Curiosity’ event.

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Chippenham Town Council is an ambitious and progressive council.

28th October 2019 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Town Council is an ambitious and progressive council Chippenham Town Council is delighted to be able to share the Summary Feedback Report with regard to the recent Local Government Association (LGA) Pilot Peer Review with the National Association of Local Councils (NALC). As the first Town Council to take part in this pilot, Chippenham …

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Remembrance Sunday & Armistice Day

25th October 2019 / News, News-HP

Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Day in Chippenham On Sunday 10 November Chippenham Town Council will join the Royal British Legion to welcome dignitaries and invited guests to their annual Service of Remembrance held at St Andrews Church in Chippenham. The service will begin as a procession led by the Macebearer leaving the Town Hall at …

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Monkton Park

23rd October 2019 / News, News-HP

We have  started the annual cut of the Monkton Park ‘Meadow’. Without management grassland becomes coarse and rank, loses both diversity and interest, and will eventually turn into scrub or woodland. The process of completing an annual cut such as this is best practice to help the area replenish and be revitalised in the spring. …

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Creative Exhibitions & Workshops at Chippenham Museum

17th October 2019 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Museum’s latest temporary exhibition ‘Strange & Wonderful Beings: The Work of Clifford & Rosemary Ellis’, is open to enjoy until 18th January with free entry. From tube posters to wartime sketches, explore the artistic output of this fascinating design duo and their legacy at the Bath Academy of Art in Corsham. Displayed alongside these …

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Name the Sweeper competition

15th October 2019 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Town Council has taken over the road sweeping in the town as one of the devolved services from Wiltshire Council from 1 June 2019. Thank you to everyone who sent in a suggestion for our new road sweeper. The two most popular suggestions are ‘Dazzle Brush’ and ‘Sweep Caroline.’ You will be able to …

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Starlettes Remembered at Chippenham Museum

2nd October 2019 / Museum, News, News-HP

Chippenham Museum is inviting members of Chippenham Starlettes and those involved in the group’s 25 year history to share their memories at the museum on Saturday 9 November.  The Starlettes Remembered day, 10am – 4pm with free entry, will be a chance to celebrate and mark the 40th anniversary of the group’s final performance, which …

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Chippenham’s Enchanted Christmas Light Switch-On

1st October 2019 / News, News-HP

Chippenham’s Enchanted Christmas Light Switch-On Autumn is here and thoughts (and shop shelves) are already starting to turn towards Christmas. Chippenham Connected in partnership with Chippenham Town Council is delighted to announce this year’s Christmas light switch-on event: Chippenham’s Enchanted Christmas with Scarlett Moffatt, Gogglebox star and Queen of the I’m A Celeb Jungle, on …

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Chippenham Neighbourhood Plan: Topic Groups

30th September 2019 / News, News-HP

The Topic Group Phase of the Chippenham Neighbourhood Plan officially kicked off at the weekend, with an Induction Event being held at Chippenham Town Hall for all Topic Group Members – volunteers from the local community who will be helping to shape the Plan during this stage. The Neighbourhood Plan, once approved, will provide local …

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