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Local Author Returns From Book Launch

Chippenham’s District Councillor Michael Allan and his wife, Mary, recently returned to chilly Britain after launching their book, The Man and the Island in the sub-tropical paradise of Mauritius. Commemorating 200 years since the British captured the island from the French, the book concentrates on the life and times of

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Lanwades Park – Home of the Animal Health Trust

Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, is opening its gates to the public at weekends and bank holidays for the first time on Saturday 2nd April this year. Lanwades Park extends to approximately 120 acres including some 90 acres of paddocks and parkland. Within the park sits the Grade 2 Listed ‘Tudorbethan’

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Digital Switchover

Cambridgeshire ACRE is supporting the local roll-out of the Switchover Help Scheme which aims to help people to understand the changes to how our television signal will be received from the end of March 2011 onwards. The analogue signal will be switched off and replaced with a digital signal that

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Royal Wedding Celebration

It has been suggested that Chippenham hold a Village Olympics competition to celebrate the upcoming Royal Wedding.  Teams from the village would be competing in various fun sporting events and activities around the village.  A village picnic would also be staged where residents can bring food and drink along and

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Don’t Forget Chippenham Christmas Market

Chippenham Candlelit Christmas Market St. Margaret’s Church Chippenham Friday 3 December 6.00 pm to 9.00 pm Many fabulous stalls for all your Christmas Gifts.  Hot Dogs, Mince pies, Mulled Wine &amp Hot Chocolate.  Grand Raffle superb prizes. FREE ENTRY

Wildtracks Award

WildTracks would like to say a big thank you for your support WildTracks Offroad Activity Park are the proud winners of the Ely Standard Environment and Community Business Award 2010 and would like to thank everyone for their support. It’s probably fair to say that an offroad activity park and

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The 16th Annual Chippenham Music and Talent Night (s)

The 16th Annual Chippenham Music and Talent Night (s) Please do come along to watch or perform! Friday 12th November and Saturday 13th November  Featuring the CADS (Chippenham Amateur Dramatic Society) in the world premiere of – ’It ain’t ‘alf hot in Muddy Puddle’ Venue – Chippenham Village Hall Times

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News Subscription Service

You can now subscribe to be emailed news and events.  News and events in and around Chippenham will be automatically emailed to you.  You can also subscribe to receive the village newsletter by email. You can subscribe to the service here:-

Overnight A14 Closures

You may be aware of the ongoing works on the A14 CTMS Scheme, and there will be a need for overnight closures of sections of the A14 to complete the works. The works between J35 and J51 of the A14 will take place during the month of

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Newsflash! Funding available…….

Grassroots Grants Do you need funding to run a community project? Grants between £250 and £5,000 are available for local community groups and charities that have been active in their communities for at least 12 months, with an average annual income over the last 3 years of no more than

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