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Welcome to Royal Wootton Bassett

Royal Wootton Bassett is located just two miles from junction 16 of the M4, making it an ideal base from which to explore the surrounding countryside and discover its many visitor attractions.

The combination of the old and the new, the historic architectural gems, modern shopping centres and nearness to some of the country's greatest houses and historic villages, makes this town midway between Bath and Swindon an ideal location for living, working and visiting.
Latest News
Information regarding Junction 16 from HOCHTIEF (UK) Construction Ltd.
Posted: August 21st, 2017 | Category: News |

Information regarding Junction 16 from HOCHTIEF (UK) Construction Ltd.

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Information from Victim Support
Posted: August 15th, 2017 | Category: News |

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By-Election in August
Posted: August 4th, 2017 | Category: News |

In accordance with the Local Government Act 1972 section 87 (2), notice was given that a vacancy had arisen for a Town Councillor in the ward of Wootton Bassett South.

Rule 5 (2) of the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules 2006 states that an election to fill this position must be called if request is made in writing “by 10 persons who are named on the register in use at the time of the request as local government electors for the electoral area in which the vacancy has occurred, and within 14 days (computed in accordance with rule 2 of the elections rules in Schedule 2 to these Rules) after public notice of the vacancy has been given in accordance with section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972”.

As a request of this nature was made by ten local government electors of the South Ward of Royal Wootton Bassett, the Returning Officer at Wiltshire Council has called an election to fill the vacant position.

Free Media Workshop for girls aged 13-15 years old.
Posted: August 3rd, 2017 | Category: News |

Free Media Workshop for girls aged 13-15 years old.  Please click on continue reading for full details.

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Election of a Town Councillor, South Ward
Posted: July 31st, 2017 | Category: News |

Election of a Town Councillor – Statement of Persons Nominated.   Please click on continue reading for full details.   Continue reading…

Chairman’s Announcement Royal Wootton Bassett Community Hub – update
Posted: July 31st, 2017 | Category: News |

Chairman’s Announcement Royal Wootton Bassett Community Hub – update, please click on continue reading for full details. Continue reading…

Amended Calendar of Meetings
Posted: July 24th, 2017 | Category: News |

Amended Calendar of Meetings.    Please click on Continue Reading. Continue reading…

Election of a Town Councillor
Posted: July 21st, 2017 | Category: News |

Election of a Town Councillor  –  please click on continue reading for full details. Continue reading…

Royal Wootton Bassett Academy Swing Band
Posted: July 18th, 2017 | Category: News |

The Royal Wootton Bassett Academy Swing Band are in the High Street now until approximately 1.30pm.  Why not come up and enjoy a free concert.    Continue reading…

Information from Wiltshire Council, Urgent Closure of A 3102
Posted: July 13th, 2017 | Category: News |

Information from Wiltshire Council, Urgent Closure of A 3102 [part] Hunts Mill Road/Bath Road, Royal Wootton Bassett.   Continue reading…