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Wiltshire Local Plan Review Consultation

12th January 2021 / News archive

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 archive

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 archive

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 archive

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 Year’s Chippenham Pubs Quiz with Chippenham Museum

31st December 2020 / News archive

 Join us as we delve into the history behind some of Chippenham’s impressive array of over 70 pubs past and present.   Put your local knowledge to the test this New Year’s with 30 questions, all shared in this video produced by our team at Chippenham Museum. Pause as you go, with answers at …

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2020, What a Year!

28th December 2020 / News archive

2020, What a Year! We would like to say thank you to you all for showing support to others and helping when you can. We also give thanks to our Councillors and staff for adapting to changing circumstances throughout the year and still delivering our services to the Chippenham community. 2020 has been an extremely …

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John Coles Park

17th December 2020 / News archive

17 December 2020 Following an incident of theft overnight we have had to close John Coles Park this morning whilst investigations take place. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and will reopen the park as soon as possible. 17 December 2020 12:45pm We are pleased to report that John Coles Park is now …

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

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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Christmas Opening Hours

15th December 2020 / News archive

Our opening hours over the festive season will be slightly different from normal. Customer Services at the Town Hall will be open for the following: Thursday 24 December – Closed at 12 noon Friday 25 December – Closed Saturday 26 December – Closed Sunday 27 December – Closed Monday 28 December – Closed Tuesday 29 …

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Honorary Freeman

3rd December 2020 / News archive

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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