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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A Happy and a Healthy New Year to All




16th Jan...WI Meeting

25th Jan...Hilmarton Moviola "Lowry" Doors Open 7.0pm 

27th Jan...North Swindon Big Band at RWB Memorial Hall 2.15 - 4.15pm




Public meetings:

Hear about the council’s aims for the coming year, how we set our annual budget and our long term strategy.

This is your opportunity to find out about the spending decisions that have to be made and how they will affect you.

Come along, ask questions and find out more


Refreshments will be available - all welcome



Wednesday 15 January 2020 Council Chamber, County Hall 5.30pm - 7pm



Thursday 16 January 2020 Devizes Community Hub and Library 5.30pm - 7pm




Please read the news about Wiltshire County Council's plans to build more homes for the neighbourhood. Will it affect you? See under the Parish Council tab.

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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Community Plan 2015 -2025
Clyffe Pypard Parish - Community Plan 20[...]
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