News and communications
The latest news from Wiltshire Council.
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Published 30 June 2020
Council dismisses lockdown suggestions
Wiltshire Council has dismissed suggestions the county could be one of the next locations in the country to go into lockdown.
Published 27 June 2020
Support for care homes to prepare for visitors
We've worked with care homes throughout the pandemic
Published 19 June 2020
Only a few days left to apply for the Discretionary Grant scheme
Applications for Wiltshire Council's local Discretionary Grant scheme must be received by 5pm on Monday 22 June 2020 to be considered for financial support.
Published 16 June 2020
Business Recovery Pack and Toolkit available for businesses across Wiltshire
The pack contains a round-up of government guidance and helpful tips
Published 15 June 2020
'You've got a friend in me' Wiltshire Council supports Mencap's Learning Disability Week friendship campaign
Long walks, chats over the phone, visits, newsletters and exchanging craft ideas are just some of the many ways the Wiltshire Council Inhouse Learning Disability Team has been keeping in contact with adults they care for during COVID-19.
Published 11 June 2020
Taxi drivers volunteer time to be community heroes during COVID-19
Throughout the COVID-19 situation Wiltshire Council has worked with a network of amazing volunteer and community groups across the county to provide vital support and services to people most in need.
Published 9 June 2020
New service will help teenagers get back on track with future career options
A new service to help 16 & 17 year olds get back on track with future career options has been launched this month.
Published 8 June 2020
New Discretionary Grant Scheme opens for applications
Wiltshire Council has launched its local Discretionary Grant scheme after receiving over £5.1 million of additional Government funding to support small businesses.
Published 5 June 2020
New build for special school's investment moves major step forward 05 June 2020
A £33m investment in special schools in north Wiltshire has just taken a major step forward as the contractor for the work has been announced.
Published 4 June 2020
Children can get involved in Silly Squad Summer Reading Challenge
Despite libraries not being open at the moment, children can still enjoy the Summer Reading Challenge with support from Wiltshire Council with this year's campaign having a very 'silly' theme.