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By-Election for Pewsham Ward

9th June 2021 / News archive

By-Election for Pewsham Ward A Notice of Vacancy in Office of Councillor arose in Pewsham Ward on 9 June 2021. We have received notification from Wiltshire Council that the By-Election for Pewsham Ward is contested and will take place on Thursday 5  August 2021.   Find the Statement of Persons Nominated HERE. Find the Situation …

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Bandstand Concerts in John Coles Park

8th June 2021 / News archive

Live music in John Coles Park: Bandstand Concert We are happy to announce the return of live music to John Coles Park, every Sunday starting from 25 July between 3pm-5pm. The bandstand concerts are free to attend and they are a  wonderful opportunity to relax, meet up with friends and family and listen to some …

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New impressive forward thinking Tree Planting Policy adopted

7th June 2021 / News archive

Chippenham Town Council adopts impressive forward thinking Tree Planting Policy Chippenham Town Council has adopted a new Tree Planting Policy which will see thousands of trees planted during the next 6 years. In its commitment to increasing tree planting, Chippenham Town Council is set to double the number of trees on land it owns by …

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Chippenham Station 180 Online Exhibition

28th May 2021 / News archive

To mark the 180th anniversary of the opening of Chippenham Station, the Friends of Chippenham Station have been working with Chippenham Museum to develop an online exhibition.

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Chippenham Town Council supports The Great British Spring Clean

24th May 2021 / News archive

Chippenham Town Council support Keep Britain Tidy and The Great British Spring Clean in its sixth year. We are partners in this year’s Great British Spring Clean, a national litter picking campaign with Keep Britain Tidy. The Spring Clean begins on 28 May 2021 and runs until 13 June 2021. We have worked with Keep …

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Councillor Richard Bambury

Councillor Richard Bambury It is with great sadness we inform you that Councillor Richard Bambury passed away on Saturday evening (22.05.21) at Royal United Hospital, Bath. Our thoughts are with his family, friends and colleagues at this very sad time. Richard was elected as Town Councillor in 2017 to represent Pewsham Ward and was recently …

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Chippenham Town Council welcome new Mayor of Chippenham

20th May 2021 / News archive

We congratulate and welcome Councillor John Scragg as the new Mayor of Chippenham. Councillor John Scragg has been a Chippenham Town Councillor for 34 years and this will be his fourth term as Mayor of Chippenham. We would also like to congratulate Deputy Mayor of Chippenham, Councillor Liz Alstrom. Mayor of Chippenham and Deputy Mayor …

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We are now able to hold Full Council, Standing Committee and Sub Committee meetings in person.

13th May 2021 / News archive

We are now able to hold Full Council, Standing Committee and Sub Committee meetings in person, starting with the Annual Council Meeting. Our Annual Council Meeting will take place at The Neeld Community & Arts Centre on Wednesday 19 May at 7pm. This is our first face to face meeting since the COVID-19 pandemic began, …

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Chippenham Museum Reopening with Modern Art Exhibition

8th May 2021 / News archive

Chippenham Museum is reopening to visitors on Monday 17 May with new art exhibition Spotlight On. Open Monday to Saturday with free entry, visitors can drop-in 10am to 1pm or book a free timed ticket at 1pm, 2pm or 3pm to enjoy sole use of the museum.

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Art in the Parks

5th May 2021 / News archive

An new arts trail starts in Chippenham from 4 May, with ten images of artworks from Chippenham Museum’s latest exhibition amongst the trees in John Coles and Monkton Park.

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