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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
Notice of Conclusion of Audit
Posted: September 21st, 2017 | Category: News |

Notice of Conclusion of Audit – Accounts for the Year ended  Continue reading…

Samaritan’s Purse – Shoebox Gift
Posted: September 21st, 2017 | Category: News |

You can drop off your Shoebox at Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council, 117 High Street, Royal Wootton Bassett   [closing date to be advised]

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Calling all Knitters & Crocheters – we need you
Posted: September 20th, 2017 | Category: News |

Calling all Knitters & Crocheters – we need you.   Please click on continue reading for full details. Continue reading…

Can You Help George the Lion?
Posted: September 20th, 2017 | Category: News |

George the Lion would like some help to switch on the lights at the Christmas Lights & Shopping Event on 1st December as he finds it difficult with his paws. Can you help him out? Why not enter our Competition to design a Christmas Card, the theme is A Carnival Christmas. We look forward to receiving entries. Continue reading…

Mayor’s Civic Service
Posted: September 15th, 2017 | Category: News |

Mayor’s Civic Service will be held at 3pm on Sunday 17th September 2017 in St Bartholomew and All Saints Church. Refreshments will be served in the Church following the Service. All welcome!

Information from HOCHTIEF (UK) Construction
Posted: September 14th, 2017 | Category: News |

Information from HOCHTIEF (UK) Construction

Major improvement work to ease access to Swindon and North Wiltshire, reduce congestion at junction 16 and reduce queuing on the M4, which we are carrying out on behalf of Swindon Borough Council, is progressing well.  As part of the project we will be widening Hay Lane and require a night-time closure to safely carry out the following work:

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RWBA Open Evening information
Posted: September 7th, 2017 | Category: News |

Read the information about Royal Wootton Bassett Academy
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Information regarding BBC Flog it!
Posted: September 7th, 2017 | Category: News |

BBC Flog it! is coming to Wiltshire

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Information from Royal Wootton British Legion
Posted: September 7th, 2017 | Category: News |

Information from Royal British Legion regarding road closure on Sunday 12th November 2017.

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Hare Coursing is a Crime – Information from National Farmers Union
Posted: September 5th, 2017 | Category: News |

Hare Coursing is a Crime – Information from National Farmers Union

The National Farmers Union here in Wiltshire is working with the police to try and reduce the incidence of hare coursing across the county. As you may know, this activity (where dogs are released to chase and kill wild hare for the purpose of betting) is illegal and alongside the environmental crime involves trespass, criminal damage and threatening/ intimidating behaviour to farmers and landowners.

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