Chippenham Town Council

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Welcome to Chippenham
Information Point
The High Sheriff of Wiltshire meets Liz - one of the Information Officers.
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Venue Hire
Are you looking for the perfect venue for an upcoming event? Many of the Chippenham Council buildings are available for hire.
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Museum
Step back in time as you browse through the Collections and Archives at the Chippenham Museum.
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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.
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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.

Hanging Basket Scheme
Hanging Basket Scheme

Hanging Basket Sponsorship Form

 

Chippenham Town Council – Hanging Basket Scheme, 2014

BLOOMING MARVELLOUS!

With Spring well under way and no more 'wet stuff' falling from a sky which is currently a wondrous blue, preparations are well underway at Chippenham Town Council to once again organise the very successful floral displays throughout the town. Read more

Notice of Vacancy Monkton Ward

Chippenham Museum & Heritage Centre receives Accreditation

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

Chippenham's First Town Crier Appointed - Mr Dennis Phillips (far right). To Contact or Book Dennis call 01249 654398

Chippenham's First Town Crier
On Saturday 14 December 2013, Chippenham Town Council held a Town Crier competition at the Buttercross at 12 noon in conjunction with the Victorian Fayre.
The event was supported by 4 visiting Town Criers Trevor from Trowbridge, Owen from Royal Wootton Bassett, Graham from Ramsbury & Mark from Calne.

The judges were The Mayor Councillor Sylvia Gibson, Chief Executive Sue Wilthew & Bob Jones from CLOGS.

Contestants were, Jewels Shore, Dennis Phillips & Peggy Burgess. All 3 local residents performed a cry on the merits of Chippenham and the judges decided to appoint the position of the first Chippenham Town Crier to Dennis Phillips. Dennis who lives in Monkton Park was born in Chippenham and has been a Chippenham resident for over 50 years.

On Saturday 14 December 2013, Chippenham Town Council held a Town Crier competition at the Buttercross at 12 noon in conjunction with the Victorian Fayre.

The event was supported by 4 visiting Town Criers Trevor from Trowbridge, Owen from Royal Wootton Bassett, Graham from Ramsbury & Mark from Calne.

 

The judges were The Mayor Councillor Sylvia Gibson, Chief Executive Sue Wilthew & Bob Jones from Chippenham Male Voice Choir.

 

Contestants were, Jewels Shore, Dennis Phillips & Peggy Burgess. All 3 local residents performed a cry on the merits of Chippenham and the judges decided to appoint the position of the first Chippenham Town Crier to Dennis Phillips. Dennis who lives in Monkton Park was born in Chippenham and has been a Chippenham resident for over 50 years.

 

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Latest News

Press Releases

CHIPPENHAMS ANNUAL TOWN MEETING - WEDNESDAY 7 MAY 2014

The Annual Town Meeting for Chippenham will be held in the Town Hall, High Street, Chippenham on Wednesday 7 May 2014 Read more

 

CHIPPENHAM TOWN COUNCIL ANNOUNCE AN IMPROVED COMMUNITY DONATION SCHEME

Each year Chippenham Town Council is pleased to award donations to community groups and non-profit making organisations for their amazing work which contribute towards the well-being of the community. Read more

 

CHIPPENHAM TOWN COUNCIL WELCOMES NEW COLLEGE DEVELOPMENT

At a recent meeting of Chippenham Town Council’s Planning Committee, Members welcomed representatives from Wiltshire College who gave a presentation on proposals to redevelop the College Campus in Chippenham. Read more

 

CHIPPENHAM TOWN COUNCIL REQUEST URGENT PAVEMENT REVIEW

At a recent meeting of Chippenham Town Council’s Planning Committee, Members discussed the poor state of repair of pavements/dropped kerbs in the Town. Read more

 

CHIPPENHAM TOWN PRECEPT 2014/15 – COUNCIL TAX SUPPORT GRANT.

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
Email: enquiries@chippenham.gov.uk

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

Chippenham Town Council

The Town Hall, High Street

Chippenham, Wiltshire

SN15 3ER
Tel: 01249 446699

Email:enquiries@chippenham.gov.uk

 

Opening Times

Monday - Thursday 08.30 - 5.00pm

Fridays - 08.30 - 4.30pm

Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays.

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