Swindon Borough Council’s Highways Maintenance Service now has a dedicated team to carry out drop kerb work for residents who have installed driveways on their properties and would like low-level kerbs installed in the pavement for easier vehicle access. We offer high quality standards of work, carried out to full specification at very competitive prices…. read more
The major maintenance scheme will involve resurfacing both the southbound and northbound sections of the A419, with work due to start on Tuesday, 29 August.
Another iconic GWR locomotive, GWR Class 2-8-0 No. 2818, will soon be arriving at Swindon’s STEAM – Museum of the Great Western Railway. GWR enthusiasts will be familiar with the Swindon-built heavy freight locomotive, No. 2818, currently owned by and housed at Locomotion, the National Railway Museum in Shildon. The transfer of ownership will see… read more
The September Borough/Parish Surgery will be this Saturday 2nd Sept at the Calley Memorial Hall 11.30 to 12.30. Everyone is welcome along with any questions, comments or queries they may have for a Parish or Borough Councillor.
We’ve received the following from the Washpool Area Restoration Project (please note that the WARP are an independent organisation and not part of Chiseldon Parish Council): Our next Conservation Day is coming up on Sunday 17 September and we’ll be on site from around 10am until the early afternoon. There are a variety of jobs… read more
We’ve received the following update from the Washpool Area Restoration Project (please note that the WARP are an independent organisation and not part of Chiseldon Parish Council): We’re pleased to report that the Washpool Area Restoration Project recently received some welcome publicity, with two articles about our work appearing in the Swindon Advertiser (both pieces… read more
Wroughton Library is due to change from Swindon BC to Wroughton Parish Council. It will move to be a community library and open for 15 hours a week from September-December 2017. It will continue to operate normal opening hours until 26th August. The following week it will only be open on Tuesday 29th August, then… read more
Please note that due to the Hodson Road Closure, there will temporary changes to the bus service. Details below are supplied by Swindon Borough Council: It will not be possible to maintain the current 81 timetable via Chiseldon during the above closure. To implement a shuttle bus between Thorney Park to Wroughton to connect… read more
The following article is reproduced from Swindon Borough Council’s Member’s Bulletin. Swindon Borough Council’s Public Health team are encouraging residents to know their HIV status by regular testing, as this is the only way for a person to find out if they have the disease because the symptoms may not appear for many years. A… read more
The Parish Council are welcoming tenders for Facilities Management Companies who can manage the Parish Council’s buildings and assets. Please click here for the requirements and contact the Clerk to apply or ask for more details. The closing date is 31st August 2017