Chippenham Neighbourhood Plan Survey Results Revealed

4th June 2020 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Neighbourhood Plan are very grateful to the local community for responding to our online Community Survey in March/April despite the Covid-19 pandemic. Over 400 of you responded to detailed questions on community infrastructure, green infrastructure, transport, economy, housing, and climate change & sustainability issues in Chippenham. They were also grateful for your responses to …

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Hanging baskets

2nd June 2020 / News, News-HP

This is one of our most favourite times of the year as we put out our hanging baskets around the town. Each year we place 220 hanging baskets around Chippenham with over twenty colourful plants in each basket, including Geraniums, Petunias and Fuschias to brighten up the town. We’ve made a couple of changes this …

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Update: Friday & Saturday market

27th May 2020 / News, News-HP

03 June 2020 Great news! Following a recent change in Government guidance, we are delighted to say we can now make plans to re-open the Friday and Saturday Charter Market. With the success of our food essentials market on Saturday 30 May, we are now preparing for all of our regular traders to return if …

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Coronavirus: Changes in our services and facilities

15th April 2020 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Town Council are following and responding to the latest guidance on from Government announced on 16 March and we are taking the following measures to safeguard our staff and visitors.   We are still operating, many staff are working from home and some are continuing to work on site such as the Environmental Services …

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Coronavirus: Advice & FAQ’s

Coronavirus: advice and frequently asked questions Is the Friday & Saturday Market still running? The market has been suspended until further notice, but some traders are still able to deliver within the local area. NJ Russell: NJ Russell Butchers are still taking meat orders for home delivery, the ordering form is available HERE Central Fruits: …

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Want to give blood?

Blood donations continue in Chippenham We regularly welcome the NHS blood donation service at the Neeld Community & Arts Centre. This service is still continuing throughout the Coronavirus pandemic, with extra measures in place to help protect NHS staff and donors.     Chippenham has always responded well to blood donation and continues to do …

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ARTSPACE@Chippenham Museum Launches New Opportunities for Local Artists

11th February 2020 / News, News-HP

Following the success of the 2019 programme, Chippenham Museum is hosting our second ARTSPACE season of exhibitions celebrating local creativity, accompanied by a series of talks and special pop-ups displays at the Yelde Hall throughout the season. Artists Opportunities ARTSPACE Yelde Hall Pop-Ups Chippenham Museum is offering the Yelde Hall as a space for pop-up …

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Chippenham Town Council to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of VE Day

20th November 2019 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Town Council to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of VE Day On Friday 8 May 2020 it will be 75 years since the end of the war in Europe. This day has been designated by the Government as a Bank Holiday to enable as many people as possible to enjoy VE Day 75 celebrations. The …

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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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Bid for £75M improvements in Chippenham put forward to Government

24th September 2019 / News, News-HP

Bid for £75M improvements in Chippenham put forward to Government Wiltshire Council has bid for £75 million of infrastructure funding from the Government to support the potential longer-term growth of Chippenham. If successful, the funding will be used to build a new road to the east and south of Chippenham, linking the A350 at the …

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