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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 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 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.
Published 29 May 2020
Government gives green light for next stage in Wiltshire's special schools investment
Plans to invest in special school education moved a step forward today after Government officials gave the green light to a key part of the process to provide additional school places in north Wiltshire.
Published 28 May 2020
Wiltshire company offers helping hand to schools
A Wiltshire company is offering a helping hand by donating 3,000 hand sanitisers to local schools as they prepare for the summer term.
Published 22 May 2020
Letter From Cllr Philip Whitehead, Leader of Wiltshire Council to Headteachers and Chair of Governors
Dear Headteacher / Chair of Governors Re. Reopening of Schools
Published 18 March 2020
Make a pledge to stop child exploitation Child Exploitation Awareness Day in Wiltshire
Wiltshire residents are being asked to show their support to unite against the exploitation of children and young people.
Published 2 March 2020
98.5% of Wiltshire children given one of their secondary school preferences
Figures released today (2 March) show 98.5% of Wiltshire children will attend one of their preferred choices of secondary school from this September up from 98% last year.