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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  

7:30 start


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





23rd Nov....The Big Quiz  CP & Bushton V Hall Doors open 7.0pm


23d Nov.....Moviola Hillmarton  "Yeserday" Doors open 7.0pm

23rd Nov MOD Lynham Winter Craft Fair 12-4pm free entry REME Museum 

              Stall enquiries email johorn@hotmail.co.uk or (07774) 014448

 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.

Home Traders

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.




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








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