Public views on Library Consultations

Please visit to see details of how you can attend one of the drop in events being held so members of the public can have their say on Swindon Borough Council’s new library strategy. These events run from 3rd August to 26th September.  

Change to Salisbury Red’s X5 Service

Please use these links for the Swindon Advertiser article and the Salisbury Red’s X5 article Please note that the article doesn’t mention that this service will also no longer go to the Train Station at Swindon. As a result of this change the Swindon to Salisbury service time has gone from 136 minutes to 112… read more

Police Community Messaging Box at the Spar

We’d like to say thank you to Oakley’s Spar who have supported the Police with the installation of the community messaging box. You can use this box to post any information (anonymously or otherwise) you feel the police should know about. Officers will empty this box when they do their patrol’s of the area.  … read more

Eastern Villages Planning obligation document available to view.

We have a large document in the Butts Road Chapel relating to the New Eastern Villages Planning obligations. It contains a revised draft supplimentary planning document, illustrative master plan, village proformas, and infrastructure requirements. There is a public consultation available until 18th August. The document can be viewed during the Parish office opening hours, or… read more

Help for Bumblebee’s

Please take a look at this link for ways you can help bumblebees, information and children’s activities – all available to download and use.

Have your say on the future of Swindon’s library service

***This has the potential to effect the Chiseldon mobile library and also Wroughton Library*** Swindon Borough Council is running a consultation on the future of the library service from 1st August to 30th September For more info visit A public meeting will be held 6th September, 7pm-9pm, St Josephs College, Ocotal Way. The Council… read more