Welcome to our community website

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.


How to find your way around the site:

Click on the subject tabs on the left-hand side of the screen or to view the drop-down list, click on the subject tab for more sub-headings. If you are new to the site and want to review all subject headings, please click on the 'site map' on the bottom left-hand side of the home page. Please be aware that terms and conditions of use apply to this website. To read more about these terms please click here

Picture reproduced by kind permission © Ed Rudler 'Bushton Fields - looking towards St Peter's Church, Clyffe Pypard'

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Due to the resignation of Guy Rickett
a vacancy has arisen on the Parish Council
This vacancy can be filled by an election, if one is requested by at least 10 electors from the parish, the cost of any election falling on the parish.
If no election is called than the vacancy can be filled by co-option .
In either case , there is a requirement for at least one person to put themselves forward as a candidate , if anyone is interested in becoming a parish councillor they can contact the parish clerk 
clyffepypardpc@hotmail.com for more information .
The Neighbourhood plan is being conducted by a steering group , and it is open to anyone in the parish to apply to join . Any eventual plan , having first passed an independent inspector would be voted on by the whole community.   



22nd...Feb  Moviola Hillmarton... Downtown Abbey. Doors open 7pm

27th....Feb  Moviola RWB...Bait Doors open 7pm

27th....Feb. Calligraphy in Clyffe at the Village Hall 10.0am

28th....Feb  RWB Rugby Club.   Secret Spitfires


For more details see the current Newsletter


For more dates see the Events Calendar

First aid course basic and CPPR


The Parish Council would like to organise a basic first aid course with CPR. It would entail 2hrs of your time, if you are interested please contact the Parish Clerk at clyffepypardpc@hotmail.com and suggest your availability

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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