We have a Food Waste Hero in Chiseldon!

I’ve been made aware of a scheme where shops provide their food that is shortly going out of date but fine to eat to local “Food Waste Heros” who can then distribute in their local community. We have a lady called Nicki who lives in Chiseldon who is one such hero and is happy for… read more

M4 J15 to A419 Overnight Closures, Swindon — 25th and 26th January 2021

Communication from Highways UK regarding closures: Please see the attached letter giving details of M4 J15 and A419 overnight closures. I hope the letter contains enough information but if you have any queries or would like more details about the work, please don’t hesitate to contact our Customer Contact Centre Tel: 0300 123 5000 (open 24/7)… read more

Council joins forces with HSE to crack down on businesses who are not COVID-compliant

Swindon Borough Council is working with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to contact 6000 businesses in the borough to make sure they are COVID-secure. The Council is responsible for enforcing health and safety checks at a number of premises across Swindon including shops, hairdressers, beauty salons, warehouses, distribution sites and supermarkets. In order to… read more

North Wessex Downs Forum 2021

This year’s Annual Forum of the North Wessex Downs AONB on Friday 29th January is a free, online event.  Learn about our achievements over the past year and our plans for the future with presentations about Sparkling Streams, Mend the Gap and the Visual Improvement Programme.  There will be the opportunity to ask questions of… read more

Holy Cross Church services

Holy Cross Church is now only holding online services via Zoom. They are 10.30am every Sunday. You will need to contact Father Roger for the joining code. https://welcome.ridgewaybenefice.org/contact-us/ Or email revd.rpowell@btopenworld.com

New Councillors Co-opted

We are pleased to announce that 2 new Councillors were co-opted on Monday 11th Jan at our Full Council meeting. Pauline Barnes has lived in Chiseldon for 35 years with her family. Prior to retirement Pauline worked in many roles caring for others.  She has an interest in youth provision for the Parish and joins… read more