News and communications
The latest news from Wiltshire Council.
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Published 11 December 2020
Family and Community Learning service achieves glowing report from Ofsted
The service aims to help learners of different ages and backgrounds reconnect with learning, gain new knowledge and skills, and progress to further learning, employment or volunteering.
Published 4 December 2020
Face coverings compulsory for pupils aged 11 and over on school buses to secondary schools and colleges
All those travelling - apart from those medically exempt - will need to wear a face covering throughout their journey
Published 3 December 2020
Give a little time - make a big difference. Call for carers to come forward
Wiltshire Council is asking people to consider offering a lifeline to families with children who may have a range of needs, by training to be a carer as part of the Overnight Short Breaks Scheme.
Published 22 April 2020
Update on management of child employment arrangements during COVID-19
Wiltshire Council has released revised information for employers and parents after updated government guidance on child employment.
Published 16 April 2020
99% of Wiltshire families offered one of their top three primary school preferences
99% of Wiltshire families have been offered one of their three primary school preferences for this September with 94% offered their first preference.
Published 15 April 2020
Early years funding support
Wiltshire Council is offering an incentive scheme to cover the additional costs incurred by the early years providers who have remained open for vulnerable children and children of key workers.
Published 18 March 2020
Make a pledge to stop child exploitation Child Exploitation Awareness Day in Wiltshire
Wiltshire residents are being asked to show their support to unite against the exploitation of children and young people.
Published 2 March 2020
LGBT+ Fostering and Adoption Week
"Rewarding," "providing a warm friendly home" and "making a difference" are just some of the ways Julie and Clare describe their role as foster carers.
Published 2 March 2020
98.5% of Wiltshire children given one of their secondary school preferences
Figures released today (2 March) show 98.5% of Wiltshire children will attend one of their preferred choices of secondary school from this September up from 98% last year.