Last night the Council’s Cabinet agreed Swindon’s 10 year Waste Strategy. The document sets out the principles for how we will deal with waste over the coming years and also proposes actions to start to achieve the strategy in the first year. We have created a website to explain the strategy which you can access… read more
The Parish Council continues to maintain a number of public areas within the villages of Hodson, Chiseldon, Badbury and Draycott Foliat to a high standard, tailoring services to where they are most needed. This maintenance includes grass cutting of public areas; the supply, maintenance and emptying of rubbish and dog waste bins; litter picking; clearing… read more
Two documents reporting on Chiseldon Parish Council audits are now available on the site. You can read and download them using the links below, or see the side box on the Account Transactions page. View internal audit report 2018 View external auditor report and certificate 2017-18
North Wessex Downs AONB 5 Year Management Plan The North Wessex Downs AONB 5 Year Management Plan is being reviewed. This plan is a legal document which is adopted by all local authorities in which the North Wessex Downs sit. You can have your say on the new draft plan here.
The latest Internal Audit Report for Chiseldon Council has been released and can be viewed here or on the Fianance Policies and Staff Committee.
Lydiard House Is Given New Lease Of Life As Repair Works Get Underway Vital maintenance work to rejuvenate historic Lydiard House has begun in earnest. Swindon Borough Council is in the process of putting £850,000 into the Grade 1 listed building to carry out essential repairs. So far, improvements have been made to the external… read more
New Chief Executive At SBC Swindon Borough Council has appointed Susie Kemp as its new Chief Executive. The appointment was ratified by councillors at last night’s Full Council meeting (12 July 2018) and she will start her new role from today. A strong field of candidates from across the country applied for the role with… read more
Due to an issue with our phone line there will be no phone contact available at the Clerk’s office for the next few days or so. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org and issues will be dealt with as normal.
Young adults who currently receive help from the care system will benefit from extended support following the introduction of the Children and Social Work Act (2017). Previously when a young adult left the care system at the age of 18 they would receive support in the form of a personal advisor who would be available… read more
Warm Welcome to our newest Councillor We are very happy to welcome our new Councillor, Denise Rogers to the Parish Council. Denise lives in Badbury with her partner and dog and used to be a dance teacher among other things. She is a regular walker around the area with her dog and is looking forward… read more