News and communications
The latest news from Wiltshire Council.
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Published 30 September 2021
Disruption to PCR test booking site tonight (30 September)
The disruption is due to the portal being upgraded
Published 28 September 2021
Wiltshire Council free Summer FUEL programme
Wiltshire Council successfully delivered the Government's Holiday Activity and Food programme to over 1,800 young people during four weeks of the summer holidays. The programme, which aims to provide children eligible for benefits related free school meals with free access to high quality activities and nutritious meals, was delivered across Wiltshire using the brand FUEL and was funded by the Department for Education.
Published 27 September 2021
Wiltshire Year of Reading is launched
Wiltshire Council is launching a year-long campaign involving schools, libraries and communities to encourage people of all ages to delve into reading. The Wiltshire Year of Reading starts today (27 September 2021) encouraging everyone from very young children to older adults to enjoy the written word.
Published 22 September 2021
Wiltshire Council encourages "empty nesters" and those who fancy a change in direction to think about fostering
The council is encouraging these people to consider fostering and help meet the demand for more people to foster with Wiltshire Council
Published 10 September 2021
Wiltshire Council explains how helping Afghan families will not impact on affordable homes for local people
Wiltshire Council is explaining how a call out for private rented properties to help Afghan families will not impact on the affordable homes to house Wiltshire households.
Published 26 December 2020
Trowbridge and Salisbury set to get significant investment following successful bids for funding
Government have provisionally offered £25m to invest in Trowbridge and Salisbury
Published 23 December 2020
Wiltshire confirmed to remain in the COVID-19 Tier 2 'high alert' category
The Wiltshire Council local authority area will remain in the COVID-19 Tier 2: High alert category, following a review by the Government.
Published 22 December 2020
Government grant to help people stay safe, keep warm, and fed this winter
We're working with partners to support people