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The latest news from Wiltshire Council.
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Published 22 January 2021
Bus pass time restrictions temporarily lifted in Wiltshire from 1 February
People will be able to use their buss passes temporarily before 9.30am from 1 February
Published 19 January 2021
Wiltshire Council has become the first local authority to join Safer Highways
Wiltshire Council has become the first local authority to join Safer Highways as part of its new free membership programme and is also backing the organisation's industry-led Stamp It Out initiative to eradicate road worker abuse.
Published 18 January 2021
Major scheme to improve access to Chippenham Railway Station
The improvement works start on Monday 25 January
Published 5 January 2021
Last chance to shape the Salisbury River Park proposals
Residents and local businesses have until 5pm on Friday 8 January 2021 to give their views on the Salisbury River Park proposals.
Published 21 December 2020
Wiltshire Council signs £75 million funding deal with Homes England
Wiltshire Council entered into a funding agreement with Homes England on Friday (18 December 2020) securing £75 million of Housing Infrastructure Funding.
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 1 December 2020
People Friendly Salisbury scheme removed in the city
Wiltshire Council has confirmed that following the announced suspension of the scheme, much of the People Friendly Salisbury infrastructure in the city has been removed.
Published 27 November 2020
Latest scheme to improve access to Chippenham railway station
The next scheme of works to improve pedestrian and cyclist access to Chippenham railway station is due to start on Monday 30 November.
Published 26 November 2020
Transport improvements around New Road and Station Hill, Chippenham
Wiltshire Council and the Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership (SWLEP) are planning transport improvements in the vicinity of New Road and Station Hill, Chippenham over the coming months as part of the Chippenham Station Hub project.
Published 24 November 2020
Melksham bypass consultation extended into the new year
Wiltshire Council has decided to extend the survey on the proposed A350 Melksham bypass, and the 18 different route options that are being considered.