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Welcome to our community website which covers activities within the Parish of Clyffe Pypard (The Barton, Bupton, Bushton and Clyffe Pypard) as well as Thickthorn and Preston and other neighbouring villages. We hope to make this your 'one-stop-shop' for news and information on local amenities, community activities and forthcoming events. We rely on the cooperation of all residents to make this a great place to live. Similarly we will need your help to keep this site up to date and a useful source of local information. You can do this by reading the Community Newsletter and coming back to this site to see how you can get involved and contribute to its future content.
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Picture reproduced by kind permission © Ed Rudler 'Bushton Fields - looking towards St Peter's Church, Clyffe Pypard'
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Bushton and Clyffe Pypard Village Hall SN4 7PX
? Big Quiz BIG QUIZ ?
Saturday 23rd November
Teams of 6 or come as individuals
Light Supper/tea/coffee supplied
or bring your own drinks and glasses.
£5 per person.
Come and have some FUN !
Book your place with :
Paul 01793 731342 or
Barbara01793 739017 07962 236678
DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
23-24th Nov.......RWB Arts Festival contact : www.RWBArtsFestival.com
27th Nov......ECO Fair RWB Memorial Hall 5.30pm
27th Nov......1st Lynham (Air) Scouts Autumn Fair 6.30-8.30pm
Between the Slessor/Melsome Estate
29th Nov…... RWB Christmas Lights switch on....6pm
30th Nov - Dec 14th Wilts & Berks Canal Trust Santa trips see Community Groups
6th Dec........ Christmas Fair CP & Bushton Village Hall 5-9pm
7th Dec.......Victorian Christmas Fayre. 11am-3pm St. Michael's Church, Lynham
11th Dec ......Cantata Choir RWB High Street Market
14th Dec ......Calne Choral Society Xmas Concert St Mary's Church
Royal Wootton Bassett & Cricklade Area Board Meeting
On the 27th November
Is held in partnership with the RWB Environment group
It will take the form of an Eco Fair on 27th November 2019
at the Royal Wootton Bassett Memorial Hall.
The initial plan for the evening is as follows:
5:30pm – 8:30pm Stalls, refreshments, networking
6pm – Prizegiving re art exhibition
6:15 – Area Board business in adjoining room to consider financial/business matters.
6:30 – 7pm Discussion 1: (in adjoining room)
7:20 – 7:50 Discussion 2: (in adjoining room)
8:00 – 8:30 Discussion 3: (in adjoining room)
8:30 – Enl
The three discussion topics are:
1 – Re-wilding our verges
2 – Encouraging and Promoting environmentally friendly businesses in our Community Area
3 – Reducing our carbon emissions
I would be very grateful if you could help me to promote the event in your parish and also if you would circulate information to Parish Councillors so that they can consider attending the event too.
I am also promoting an Art competition for young people, which the Environment Group is running and which will end with prize giving at the Eco Fair. I would be very grateful if you could also help to promote this in your area.
Have you considered trading on the market or promoting your local business or are you an entrepreneur, who wishes to start a business? To ensure a vibrant and bustling market with a great retail offering for locals and visitors to Royal Wootton Bassett, we are continually looking for new traders.
SPECIAL OFFER WEDNESDAY MARKET
Wiltshire Council are currently waiving the fee for a pitch for one year.
They would like to see stalls selling cosmetics, bed linen; jewellery, footwear and clothing and more, come and join us each week. If interested please call Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council on 01793 850222 for more information.
The Weekly Market is held on Wednesdays throughout the year, around the Town Hall in the High Street between 8.30am to 4.00pm