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Neeld Community & Arts Centre

20th August 2020 / News archive

Neeld Community & Arts Centre   To our valued customers The Covid-19 pandemic has resulted in a very difficult time for the and Neeld Community & Arts Centre and Town Hall, we are very sad that we have not been able to bring you our usual programme of shows and events.   Theatre shows and …

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Victory in Japan (VJ Day)

15th August 2020 / News archive

Victory in Japan (VJ Day) As a part of the national commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War, VJ Day on 15 August 2020 will also be recognised. Chippenham Town Council have produced a collaborative video which includes comment from the Mayor of Chippenham, Lord Lieutenant HM, Michelle Donelan …

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Beautiful hanging baskets

12th August 2020 / News archive

We are so pleased with our hanging baskets this year, they are better than ever! The new self watering baskets are making such a difference. Chippenham is looking beautiful #LoveChippenham    

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Chippenham Town Council award over £12,000.00 in Community Donations

11th August 2020 / News archive

These have been particularly challenging times for us all over the last 6 months, but local community groups and charities have struggled immensely to be able to offer much needed and vital support. In the latest meeting of the Community Donations Sub Committee, 5 grants were awarded in full to local charities and organisations to …

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Victory in Japan (VJ Day)

10th August 2020 / News archive

Victory in Japan (VJ Day) As a part of the national commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War, VJ Day on 15 August 2020 will also be recognised. Chippenham Town Council have produced a collaborative video which includes comment from the Mayor of Chippenham, Lord Lieutenant HM, Michelle Donelan …

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Chippenham Town Council has upgraded CCTV system across the town

7th August 2020 / News archive

Chippenham Town Council has upgraded CCTV system across the town. Chippenham’s town centre CCTV cameras have been upgraded with seven new cameras installed and the imagery is now transmitted wirelessly to achieve a higher picture quality. Chippenham Town Council continue to work with partner agencies to ensure the cameras act as a deterrent to anti-social …

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Colin the COVID Caterpillar at Pewsham Play Park

Colin the COVID Caterpillar at Pewsham Play Park During the Covid 19 pandemic lockdown children created pictures of rainbows to display in the windows of their homes to show their support for the NHS and other essential services. The community of Pewsham decided to create Colin the COVID Caterpillar along the path edge at Pewsham …

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Chippenham Town Council continue Civic events by using a digital approach

Chippenham Town Council continue Civic events by using a digital approach Following the success of Chippenham Town Council’s proactive and collaborative approach to continue their Civic events using digital media to commemorate VE Day and Armed Forces Day during the COVID-19 pandemic, future Civic events will also have a virtual presence. VJ Day (15 August …

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Chippenham Museum now open, book to visit!

3rd August 2020 / News archive

  General admission to Chippenham Museum is currently by free timed ticket – a Private View. Private View @ Chippenham Museum allows for 1 to 6 people (up to 2 households/bubbles) to enjoy sole use of the museum for one hour. Booking is essential either on the museum’s website, by calling 01249 705020 or pop …

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Quality Gold Award for Chippenham Town Council

30th July 2020 / News archive

Quality Gold Award for Chippenham Town Council We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) Quality Gold Award.   The National Association of Local Council Quality Gold Award Scheme demonstrates that a council is at the forefront of best practice and achieves excellence in governance, community …

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