News and communications
The latest news and communications from Wiltshire Council.
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Published 21 April 2021
Parents and carers asked to share their experiences of health visiting and children's centre services
Parents and carers are being asked for their views to ensure health services and children centre services in Wiltshire continue to meet the needs of families into the future.
Published 16 April 2021
99% of Wiltshire families offered one of their three primary school preferences
99% of Wiltshire families have been offered one of their three primary school preferences for this September with 95% offered their first preference.
Published 7 April 2021
People urged to cancel unwanted household recycling centre bookings as more than 500 missed weekly
Wiltshire Council is urging people to cancel any bookings for household recycling centre (HRCs) visits that they no longer need, at least a day in advance, as more than 500 appointments are being missed during some weeks.
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 October 2020
More volunteers needed for popular scheme which provides support for children in care
A popular scheme which links independent adult volunteers with young people in care is looking for more people to join its committed team so it can expand its good work.
Published 19 October 2020
Partners join forces to step up awareness of child exploitation on public transport
A new drive to help people know how to spot the signs of a child in danger, and who to contact if they are concerned, is being launched across Wiltshire.