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Chippenham Town Council support Corsham in their funding bid which could lead to new railway station

15th March 2021 / News archive

Chippenham Town Council support Corsham in their funding bid which could lead to new railway station Chippenham Town Council are fully supportive of Corsham Town Council’s funding bid to the Restoring Your Railways Ideas Fund. If successful, the fund will support a study required to strengthen the need for a new railway station in Corsham …

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Chippenham Town Council reject all options presented by Wiltshire Council for Future Chippenham consultation.

10th March 2021 / News archive

Chippenham Town Council reject all options presented by Wiltshire Council for Future Chippenham consultation. At the Extraordinary meeting of Full Council on Thursday 4 March 2021, Councillors agreed in a recorded vote to submit a letter to Wiltshire Council as a formal response to the Future Chippenham public consultation. The letter reads; In response to …

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Supplementary information regarding the Local Plan Review process and recent letters from Wiltshire Council

9th March 2021 / News archive

Supplementary information regarding the Local Plan Review process and recent letters from Wiltshire Council The Town Council’s Leader (Cllr Sandie Webb) and Chief Executive (Mark Smith) have recently received letters from Cllr Phillip Whitehead, Leader at Wiltshire Council and Terence Herbert, Chief Executive at Wiltshire Council. The background to these letters is that the Town …

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Commonwealth Day 2021

8th March 2021 / News archive

Commonwealth Day Commonwealth Day, held on the second Monday in March each year, is an opportunity for individuals, communities and organisations to promote the Commonwealth’s shared values of peace, democracy and equality, and to celebrate the association’s rich diversity in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Americas, the Pacific and Europe. Commonwealth Day Message from Her Majesty …

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Chippenham Town Council agree a new 5-year Management Plan for Monkton Park

6th March 2021 / News archive

Chippenham Town Council agree a new 5-year Management Plan for Monkton Park  Councillors on the Amenities, Culture and Leisure Committee have agreed to adopt a 5-year management plan for Monkton Park. Monkton Park is one of the devolved assets transferred to Chippenham Town Council from Wiltshire Council. With the River Avon sweeping along its southern …

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Chippenham Town Council say no to proposed new housing in Wiltshire Council’s Local Plan Review Consultation

26th February 2021 / News archive

Chippenham Town Council say no to proposed new housing in Wiltshire Council’s Local Plan Review Consultation  At the Extraordinary Full Council meeting of Chippenham Town Council on 25 February 2021, Councillors were unanimous in their agreement of rejecting the proposition of new housing development in Chippenham. This extraordinary meeting was called to enable Councillors to …

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Congratulations to Angela Powell, awarded the title of Honorary Freeman by Chippenham Town Council

16th February 2021 / News archive

Congratulations to Angela Powell, awarded the title of Honorary Freeman by Chippenham Town Council  Honorary Freeman is the highest honour Chippenham Town Council may award to a member of the local community. The award process takes place in the final year of each council, every four years. Chippenham Town Council recognises the exceptional level of …

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Celebrating achievements

Take a look at the brilliant work Chippenham Town Council has achieved in the last four years across our venues, services and projects to improve the quality of town life for our residents and local community. Thank you to all of those involved who helped make this happen.               …

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May 2021 Local Elections

28th January 2021 / News archive

Notice of Election Elections Find attached below the appropriate statutory notices: Parish statement of persons nominated Notice of uncontested election Parish notice of election Notice of situation of polling station Notice of alteration  Town and Parish Council elections will take place on Thursday 6 May 2021. Local Councillors are elected in 4-year terms by the …

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How Chippenham Town Council will respond to Wiltshire Council’s public consultations

Wiltshire Council are currently running three separate public consultations. The first is the Wiltshire Local Plan Review (more information HERE), second is the Gypsy and Traveller Local Plan (more information HERE) and lastly ‘Future Chippenham’ is for three road route options for a potential new distributor road located to the south and east of Chippenham …

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