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Volunteer to help the NHS

19th January 2021 / News, News-HP

Volunteer to help the NHS NHS Volunteer Responders are currently looking for individuals to assist their programme and help volunteer and be apart of the Coronavirus vaccination programme. If you would like to join and become an NHS Volunteer Responder then you must: Live in England and be over the age of 18. Use a …

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Incident in John Coles Park

16th January 2021 / News, News-HP

  Saturday 16 January 2021 We are aware of an incident which took place this afternoon in John Coles Park where a dog has bitten children and adults in the park. The Police attended he scene and the dog was caught.  We will issue further information soon.

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Increase in precept just 70p per month for an average Band D household

14th January 2021 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Town Council increases precept by just 70p per month for an average Band D household At the Full Council meeting on Wednesday 13 January 2021, Councillors voted in favour of a minimal increase to the precept. This was previously unanimously approved by the Council’s Strategy and Resources Committee on the 9 December 2020, with …

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Wiltshire Local Plan Review Consultation

12th January 2021 / News, News-HP

Wiltshire Local Plan Review Consultation The consultation into the Wiltshire Local Plan review, and separately the Gypsy and Traveller Local Plan, will run from Wednesday 13 January 2021 until 11:59pm on Tuesday 9 March 2021.   Wiltshire Council has to allocate sufficient land to satisfy housing and employment needs up to 2036, and is seeking …

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The Census is coming

7th January 2021 / News, News-HP

The Census is coming By taking part, you can help inform decisions on services that shape your community, such as healthcare, education and transport. The census is a unique survey that happens every 10 years. It gives us a snapshot of all the people and households in England and Wales – the most detailed information …

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Christmas Trail Community Choice Award

6th January 2021 / News

Chippenham Town Council is delighted to announce that Rhys Evans aged 4 has received the Community Choice Award in The Joy of Christmas Trail. The Chippenham community were invited to put pens to paper to share the joy of Christmas. 24 artworks featured in an online advent calendar and town trail, with all entrants receiving …

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Civic Awards 2021

1st January 2021 / News, News-HP

Civic Awards Each year, Chippenham Town Council presents Civic Awards to individuals, organisations and groups who have made a material contribution to the advancement, wellbeing, and welfare of the people of Chippenham or demonstrated outstanding citizenship. You must be able to demonstrate that the person(s) nominated have fulfilled at least one of the following: • …

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New CCTV Cameras fitted at Bath Road Car Park as part of recent upgrade to Chippenham

17th December 2020 / News, News-HP

New CCTV Cameras fitted at Bath Road Car Park as part of recent upgrade to Chippenham Chippenham Town Council are delighted to announce the latest upgrade to the CCTV system in the town. Two new static cameras and one dome camera have been successfully fitted at Bath Road Car Park which is a known area …

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Honorary Freeman

3rd December 2020 / News, News-HP

Honorary Freeman As Chippenham Town Councillors reach the end of their term in office, there is an opportunity for a member of the community to be recognised for exceptional service and be nominated for the title of Honorary Freeman. Honorary Freeman is the highest honour Chippenham Town Council is able to award and are only …

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CCTV volunteers

9th November 2020 / News, News-HP

Chippenham Town Council owns, manages and monitors the Town Centre’s CCTV cameras. The aim of using CCTV is to ensure areas of Chippenham are safe for the general public and act as a deterrent to criminal and anti-social behaviour, providing recorded surveillance and evidence for court proceedings. We are recruiting for a new team of …

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