Melksham Without Parish Council


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The Council's facebook page is Melksham Without Parish Council or for additional community news find and friend request Teresa Strange (Clerk to Melksham Without).  On Twitter the Council's account is @melkshamwithout ....More
In the case of urgent Parish matters that cannot wait until the office is open please ring 07341 474234   ....More
Work on dropped kerbs at First & Middle Lane, Whitley
Melksham Without Parish Council have responded to residents concerns and requests for dropped kerbs along the Corsham Road to allow easier accessibility for those in wheelchairs and mobility scooters when crossing First and Middle Lane in Whitley. Working ....More
New parish steward for Melksham Without
This is the new Parish Steward for the Melksham Without area (among others). The Parish Steward programme is run by Wiltshire Council and is for discretionary works that will not be undertaken by Wiltshire Council under their statutory works. The ....More
Annual weed spraying in the Parish
Villages in the parish of Melksham Without have all had their main roads sprayed with weed killer this week. This is something the parish council pay for every year to prevent the spread and growth of weeds during the summer months, which is not only ....More
Co-opted Councillors at Annual Council mtg 15th May
Melksham Without Parish Council co-opted  5 councillors at its Annual Council meeting held on Monday 15th May, and filled all the vacancies following the recent elections. Many thanks to all the candidates that applied. Blackmore Ward: Cllr ....More
New Council members at Melksham Without Parish Council
Following the Annual Council meeting of Melksham Without Parish Council last night, and the co-option of new councillors to fill the vacancies following the recent election, here are the details of Melksham Without Parish Council. BERRYFIELD WARD:....More
Parking issues at Bowerhill due to school drop off - any ideas?
Parking Issues on Bowerhill  at School Dropping Off and Picking Up Times Parking problems at school dropping off and picking up times is a national issue, and not exclusive to one particular area, town or village. At numerous meetings, Melksham ....More
Welcome to Wiltshire Air Ambulance
A very warm welcome to Wiltshire Air Ambulance who "cut the first turf" of their new Operational HQ in the Parish of Melksham Without last Friday (near Outmarsh Farm, Semington Road). ....More
Changes to 271 Sunday & Bank Hol bus to Urchfont/Devizes
Information from Wiltshire Council on Changes to Sunday & Public Holiday buses to Bath from Urchfont, The Lavingtons, Potterne, Devizes & Sells Green from 30th April 2017 Buses on Sundays and Public Holidays from Urchfont, The Lavingtons, ....More
New Bus Timetable 271/272 to Melksham & Bowerhill from 30th April
New Bus Timetable for 271/272 Bath to Melksham & Bowerhill from 30th April 2017 ....More
Precept and Budget for 2017/18
MELKSHAM WITHOUT PARISH COUNCIL PRECEPT & BUDGET 2017/18:                     Melksham Without Parish Council set its Precept at its Full Council meeting held on Monday 23rd January. The Council ....More

Do you know that the mobile library visits villages around the area on a fortnightly basis?

These are the dates that it will be visiting Whitley Reading Rooms (11.15am to 12.15.) On the same day it also goes to Atworth (9.45 to 10.15), Broughton Gifford, Lacock and Derry Hill. For dates for all the other locations see here…/Library/Details/1

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There is a separate service and timetable for RESIDENTIAL HOMES. The homes mobile operates across Wiltshire on a four weekly timetable, serving residential homes, day centres and sheltered housing complexes.

This specially adapted vehicle has low steps, grab bars and a lift suitable for wheelchairs or walking frames. There is seating available inside and a hearing loop.

The full range of adult stock, including fiction in both standard and large print, non fiction and talking books on cassette and CD, is available to borrow, together with a request and information service.

Users of this free service may either visit the mobile themselves to choose their books or from collections provided in communal areas in residential homes. See here for details of the residential homes visited in Melksham, and dates - next visit FRIDAY 20TH JANUARY.…/Library/Round/72

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Bowerhill Sports Pavilion for HIre
Great facilities for hire at Bowerhill Sports Field & Pavilion- get in touch if you would like to hire them ......... or book for the whole season! Would make a great venue for a children’s party or family get together; or you might be a local ....More
Bowerhill Jubilee Sports Field Bookings
To book the Bowerhill Jubliee Sports Field for an event, or to hire the football pitches (adult and junior sizes) or Pavilion, please use the booking form attached here.  You will also need to confirm your acceptance of the Terms & Conditions ....More

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