News and communications
The latest news and communications from Wiltshire Council.
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Published 23 November 2022
Wiltshire Council secures convictions against organised fly-tipping gang after covert camera operation
An organised fly-tipping gang has recently been convicted for fly-tipping and burning waste at Winchester Crown Court following a three-month covert camera operation
Published 21 November 2022
Council launches new fly-tipping campaign to crack down on environmental crime
Wiltshire Council has launched a new campaign to combat fly-tipping in the county.
Published 17 November 2022
Wiltshire Council climate work promoted on global stage at COP27
Wiltshire Council has featured at the UN Climate Change conference COP27, as part of a campaign that showcases the activities and projects that councils are delivering to tackle this global issue.
Published 11 November 2022
Wiltshire Council shares serious concerns over proposed changes to Bath Clean Air Zone
Wiltshire Council has expressed its opposition and frustration at Bath & North East Somerset (BANES) Council's proposals to extend its Clean Air Zone by introducing a charge for Euro VI diesel HGVs exceeding 12 tonnes.
Published 8 November 2022
Pop-up reuse shop dazzles at Devizes Market Place
Wiltshire Council and its waste and recycling partner FCC Environment teamed up with Sustainable Devizes to bring the reuse revolution to Wiltshire by hosting the first ever pop-up reuse shop at Devizes Market Place recently.
Published 1 November 2022
Newly installed heat pumps at leisure centres helps council stay on track to be carbon neutral by 2030
New air source heat pumps have been installed at a number of Wiltshire Council leisure centres, one of which is one of the biggest in the country, meaning the facilities are now carbon neutral for all their energy use.
Published 4 November 2020
Business as usual for Household Waste Recycling Centres in Wiltshire
Wiltshire's Household Waste Recycling Centres (HRCs) will remain open as the country goes into a second lockdown to help stop the spread of Coronavirus. People should continue to use the online booking system to book a slot, and maintain social distancing at all times when on site.
Published 21 September 2020
Celebrate key workers and keep recycling this Recycle Week
For this year's Recycle Week, Wiltshire Council is urging its residents to continue recycling despite the challenges that COVID-19 has presented.
Published 20 September 2020
Businesses encouraged to take part in new Green Homes Grant scheme
Homeowners and landlords can now access funding to pay for the cost of energy saving measures under the new Green Homes Grant scheme and businesses are being encouraged to register their services.
Published 22 May 2020
Wiltshire Council rewards resident who witnessed fly-tipping
A vigilant man has become the first Wiltshire resident to receive a financial reward through Wiltshire Council's We're Targeting Fly-tipping (WTF) campaign after witnessing an offence of fly-tipping in Purton