Family Fun Day, John Coles Park

14th May 2019 / News, News-HP

Family Fun Day, John Coles Park Saturday 8 June 2019 12noon – 4pm This year we are celebrating getting active with lots of fun garden games for our Family Fun Day in John Coles Park. These include 9 hole crazy golf, circus skills, giant Connect Four and Jenga, inflatable sports games, children’s archery, Beat the …

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Artspace@Chippenham Museum launches with nationally acclaimed local artist Sarah Purvey

7th May 2019 / News, News-HP

  Exhibition ‘A Decade On – Drawing and Sculpture by Sarah Purvey’ launches Artspace@Chippenaham Museum, a new annual season dedicated to showcasing the best of new and local art. From 4 May to 27 July the gallery will host a programme of specially curated displays changing every two weeks. On Friday 3 May Chippenham Museum …

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Chief Executive Mark Smith writes article for NALC

30th April 2019 / News, News-HP

Our Chief Executive, Mark Smith has written an article for the Spring edition of the National Association of Local Councils’ magazine, LCR which takes a look at our devolution work with Wiltshire Council. You can download the article HERE.  

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Bandstand 2019, John Coles Park

With the Early May Bank Holiday brings the start of the concerts in our Bandstand in John Coles Park. The free concerts are on every Sunday afternoon between 3pm – 5pm, so why not bring a picnic, or get some snacks from the refreshments kiosk, sit and relax and enjoy the music.

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Chippenham Town Council & Retirement Developer Preserve Heritage for Museum

10th April 2019 / News, News-HP, Uncategorised

Churchill Retirement Living has been working collaboratively with Chippenham Museum to preserve a distinctive piece of local heritage. The ‘Vauxhall’ iron railings that stood on the site of its new development at the former Causeway Garage in the heart of town has now been gifted to Chippenham Museum to conserve for the future. Demolition work …

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Family Fun Day: Stall bookings open

9th April 2019 / News, News-HP

The Chippenham Town Council Family Fun Day at John Coles Park is on Saturday 8 June 2019 12noon – 4pm. If you are interested in have a charity stall or if you are a food vendor and would like to attend, please fill in the booking form which you can download here. This does not …

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Starlettes Reunited at Chippenham Museum Talk

2nd April 2019 / News, News-HP

Former members of the Chippenham Starlettes were reunited with its founder, Betty Hooper, when they came to hear her talk at Chippenham Museum on Friday 29 March.

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Devolution agreed by Wiltshire Council

27th March 2019 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Town Council takes control of assets and services as transfer package is agreed. Chippenham Town Council will be managing markets, play areas, parks and streetscene services from the summer now a transfer package has been agreed. Chippenham Town Council has worked with Wiltshire Council on the agreement which will empower the local community to …

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Cemetery staff provide more than just hard work

Cemetery staff provide more than just hard work   The job may involve a great deal of digging, mowing and trimming, but for the staff at Chippenham Town Council’s London Road Cemetery, there’s more to it than that. The hard-working team of two’s daily presence makes them a familiar sight for the people who go …

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Council Tax increase

14th March 2019 / News, News-HP

Devolution – the transfer of assets and services from Wiltshire Council to Chippenham Town Council Chippenham Town Council recognises that Wiltshire Council cannot afford to continue providing many services at the same level because of the way its funding has been cut by government. They need to make further savings next year of over £27million. …

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