Beautiful hanging baskets

12th August 2020 / News, News-HP

We are so pleased with our hanging baskets this year, they are better than ever! The new self watering baskets are making such a difference. Chippenham is looking beautiful #LoveChippenham    

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Chippenham Town Council award over £12,000.00 in Community Donations

11th August 2020 / News, News-HP

These have been particularly challenging times for us all over the last 6 months, but local community groups and charities have struggled immensely to be able to offer much needed and vital support. In the latest meeting of the Community Donations Sub Committee, 5 grants were awarded in full to local charities and organisations to …

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Victory in Japan (VJ Day)

10th August 2020 / News, News-HP

Victory in Japan (VJ Day) As a part of the national commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War, VJ Day on 15 August 2020 will also be recognised. Chippenham Town Council have produced a collaborative video which includes comment from the Mayor of Chippenham, Lord Lieutenant HM, Michelle Donelan …

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Chippenham Town Council has upgraded CCTV system across the town

7th August 2020 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Town Council has upgraded CCTV system across the town. Chippenham’s town centre CCTV cameras have been upgraded with seven new cameras installed and the imagery is now transmitted wirelessly to achieve a higher picture quality. Chippenham Town Council continue to work with partner agencies to ensure the cameras act as a deterrent to anti-social …

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Colin the COVID Caterpillar at Pewsham Play Park

Colin the COVID Caterpillar at Pewsham Play Park During the Covid 19 pandemic lockdown children created pictures of rainbows to display in the windows of their homes to show their support for the NHS and other essential services. The community of Pewsham decided to create Colin the COVID Caterpillar along the path edge at Pewsham …

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Chippenham Town Council continue Civic events by using a digital approach

Chippenham Town Council continue Civic events by using a digital approach Following the success of Chippenham Town Council’s proactive and collaborative approach to continue their Civic events using digital media to commemorate VE Day and Armed Forces Day during the COVID-19 pandemic, future Civic events will also have a virtual presence. VJ Day (15 August …

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Chippenham Museum now open, book to visit!

3rd August 2020 / News, News-HP

  General admission to Chippenham Museum is currently by free timed ticket – a Private View. Private View @ Chippenham Museum allows for 1 to 6 people (up to 2 households/bubbles) to enjoy sole use of the museum for one hour. Booking is essential either on the museum’s website, by calling 01249 705020 or pop …

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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 remotely and some are continuing to work on site such as the Environmental Services team, strictly …

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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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