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 and ....More
In the case of urgent Parish matters that cannot wait until the office is open please ring 07341 474234   ....More
Mobile Library
The mobile library stops on Tuesdays at Whitley Reading Rooms ....More
Latest newsletter on roadworks on A350 Farmers roundabout
Melksham Campus Newsletter - April 2019
Neighbourhood Plan Update - April 2019
Melksham Without Parish Council continue to work with Melksham Town Council on the joint Neighbourhood Plan. The Steering Group is made up of members of the public as well as councillors; with representatives for Business, Environment, Transport, ....More
Over 70 people attended the parish council's Annual Parish Meeting on Monday night. A great occasion packed with councillors, residents and volunteers working hard for their communities. It gives the opportunity to reflect on the projects that have taken place over the last year and look to the future. We heard from our Wiltshire Councillors Roy While & Phil Alford as well as the Parish Council Chairman Richard Wood. The new Melksham Community Engagement Manager Peter Dunford explained about the work of the Melksham Area Board and Matt Billingham explained about his service working with the more isolated and lonely in our communities. There was plenty of networking taking place with organisations offering services, venues and things to do and those working with people looking to do more activities. The evening finished with some 40+ grants awarded, totalling £24,900. The parish council provides annual grant funding for organisations that demonstrate a benefit to residents of Melksham Without, so not only those in the parish but those in the Town and surrounding villages that provide events and services for parish residents. Here are just a few photos, I have lots of everyone who collected a grant, please let me know if you would like a copy for your own publicity/records.
Thank you to Melksham Rugby Club for hosting us, a great venue for a community event.
For a full list of the grants awarded see here: Minutes of Finance Committee 4th March

Play Area Inspections
Melksham Without Parish Council maintains all the play areas in the parish, which are subject to a weekly visual inspection, quarterly more detailed written inspection by ROSPA qualified staff, and an annual independent ROSPA inspection. ....More
Precept & Budget 2019/20
MELKSHAM WITHOUT PARISH COUNCIL PRECEPT & BUDGET 2019/20: PRESS RELEASE Melksham Without Parish Council set its Precept at its Full Council meeting held on Monday 21st January 2019. The Council agreed to set its Precept – the ....More
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Pre-application meetings with developers welcomed
The Parish Council welcomes the opportunity to hold meetings with developers at early pre-application stage in order to discuss the needs and requirements of the community and how any potential future development could meet or address these. Please click ....More
Melksham Neighbourhood Plan
Melksham Without Parish Council and Melksham Town Council are working together to develop a joint Melksham Neighbourhood Plan. Please click here to be directed to the website.....More
Council Objectives 2018/19
Melksham Without Parish Council met on Monday evening for its "Annual Council" meeting, and set the following objectives for the year:    •To continue working with Melksham Town Council to produce a robust, community ....More
PRECEPT & BUDGET 2018/19    Melksham Without Parish Council set its Precept at its Full Council meeting held on Monday 22nd January. The Council agreed to set its Precept – the proportion of Council Tax paid to the Parish Council ....More
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