Chippenham Town Council

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01249 446699


Opening Times for Town Council office

Monday - Friday 09:00 - 4:30


The offices will be closed weekends & Bank Holidays

'Welcome to Chippenham!' says
Mayor, Councillor John Scragg

What's the story behind our coat of arms? Click here to find out.

Strategic Plan

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Strategic Plan 2011 / 2013

Annual Report

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Annual Report 2013 / 2014

Chippenham Town Mace

Cycling in Wiltshire

Travel made simple.

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Connecting Wiltshire

Community Right to Bid


The Community Right to Bid gives community groups a fairer chance to save assets that are important to them. This could include such assets as your village shop, pub, community centre, children’s centre, allotment, library, cinema, recreation ground, etc. and the right covers private as well as public assets.  More information can be found on Wiltshire Council’s website using the following link:

Response to Council Tax Queries

We hope the following will help to clarify why the Town Council unanimously decided to increase its Precept demand for 2014 – 15.


The Town Council endeavours to be as open and transparent in its operations as possible. Read More

Welcome to Chippenham
Information Point
The High Sheriff of Wiltshire meets Liz - one of the Information Officers.
Venue Hire
Are you looking for the perfect venue for an upcoming event? Many of the Chippenham Council buildings are available for hire.
Step back in time as you browse through the Collections and Archives at the Chippenham Museum.
Check out pitch conditions at Stanley Park
Are you expecting to play football this weekend? make sure you check out our page for all the latest pitch reports.

Chippenham is one of the West Country's most dynamic market towns with a population of over 40,000. The combination of the old and the new, the historic architectural gems, modern shopping centres and nearness to some of the country's greatest houses and historic villages, makes this town midway between Bath and Swindon an ideal location for living, working and visiting.

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Latest News

Blue Bridge Closure Update from Balfour Beatty - Dangerous footbridge Damage, Monkton Park

The Town Council has been requested to advise of the following works which it is coordinated by Wiltshire Council that it is carrying out work on the Blue Bridge, works to this bridge will commence next Monday 7 July 2014 and should be completed in about 3 weeks. The bridge will be closed whilst the works are in progress, however Wiltshire Council say "we will do our best to ensure that the bridge can be opened to pedestrians at the weekends".


Press Releases

Chippenham Town Council Welcomes The Community Area Transport Group's Review of Dropped Kerbs

Wiltshire Council's Chippenham Area Board is inviting Town and Parish Councils to submit requests for dropped kerbs in their areas. Read more


Children's Mega Zoo Comes to Chippenham – Help Name the New Arrival!

Visitors to the Neeld Hall next week, will be greeted by a host of unusual and exotic creatures, as the Children's Mega Zoo makes a welcome return to Chippenham Read more


Chippenham Town Council Voices Its Concerns Over The Wiltshire Core Strategy

Chippenham Town Council has responded to the latest consultation on the Wiltshire Core Strategy and has raised a number of concerns that it believes need to be addressed. Read more



This month saw the newly formed Community Donations Sub Committee award thousands of pounds of Chippenham Town Council funding to deserving Community organisations. Read more



Wiltshire Council's Wiltshire Core Strategy Consultation on the Schedule of Proposed Modifications and associated documents April 2014 is now available to view and comment on until 27 May 2014 Read More



Chippenham Town Council is considering how to set its budget in the face of looming cuts and increases in costs outside its control  Read More

Information Point

Chippenham Town Council have 2 dedicated Information Officers who deal with all enquiries whether that be in person, via telephone and emails that come into the Town Hall for Chippenham Town Council and other services in the Chippenham area.

Liz & Kathryn will be pleased to answer any query or direct you to the correct person or Department, they have a wealth of knowledge so please give them a call.
Phone 01249 446699

RADAR Keys for the Disabled are available from the Town Hall reception costing £3.50 each - for access to disabled toilets.

Chippenham Town Council

The Town Hall, High Street

Chippenham, Wiltshire

SN15 3ER
Tel: 01249 446699


Opening Times

Monday - Friday 09.00 – 4.30pm


Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays.

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