Telephone: 01793 751 394

The Council Office
Ockwells, 113 High Street
Cricklade  SN6 6AE
Opening Hours
10am-4pm Mon - Fri
closed for lunch 12.45pm to 1.45pm

WELCOME TO CRICKLADE - First Town on the Thames

 Photograph Courtesy of Steve Edwards

Click the image on the right to view our new Town Guide!

Video - To see more about why Cricklade is popular with visitors see here

Neighbourhood Plan : Draft Plan : Have Your Say
The Neighbourhood Plan Group has now published the Draft Plan based on previous consultations with residents. It is available to download here.
The document contains a vision for the town to 2026 and land use policies for housing, traffic and transport, business and the ‘look and feel’ of the town.
A period of public consultation runs until 6th January 2017 and we would welcome your feedback. A response form can be downloaded here.
Two ‘drop in’ sessions have been arranged at the Town Council office for those residents that wish to meet with Working Group members to discuss the Draft Plan. They are on Tuesday 29th November between 3pm and 8pm and on Saturday 10th December between 10am and 1pm.
For much more background information, please visit the Neighbourhood Plan website

Roadworks on Calcutt Street
Cricklade Town Council are concerned about the length of time and the disruption caused by the roadworks on Calcutt Street.
We have made Wiltshire Council aware of the concerns raised by both ourselves and local residents and continue to liaise with them to resolve this issue.

Christmas and New Year Opening Hours
Details of Christmas opening times for Cricklade Town Council offices and the Tourist Information Point are shown here.
Cricklade Town Council wish all residents a very
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Cricklade Leisure Centre
Cricklade Town Council have released a statement to update residents with news of Cricklade Leisure Centre and other Council properties in the town.
Please click here to read the statement, dated 1st October 2016.

Civic Awards 2016
Cricklade is renowned for its community spirit, so do you know of someone, or a group of people, who volunteer in the community and deserve to be recognised for all their hard work, bravery or courage? Cricklade Town Council is seeking nominations for three catagories of award:
Young Person of the Year
Cricklade Community Award
Community Group of the Year
For more details and nomination forms, please visit the Town Council offices or use this link.
Please note, the closing date for nominations is
Friday, 24th February 2017

Cricklade In Bloom 2016
Councillors have judged this year’s Cricklade In Bloom competition and photographs of some of the winning displays can be seen in the window of the Town Council offices.

Photography Competition 2016
Cricklade Town Council would like to see what you have all been up to during 2016 when attending Cricklade Community Events.  Photographs can be submitted anytime before 31st January 2017 and will be judged by Councillors every three months, cut-off dates below:
30th April 2016
31st July 2016
31st October 2016
31st January 2017
Details of our competition, the rules and how to submit your entries can be found here.

Badger Excavations affecting part of the Old Railway Line between Cricklade and the River Thames
Cotswold Water Park Trust have issued the following statement regarding the badger excavations affecting part of the old railway line north of Cricklade.
Please click here to view the statement and, for further information, please visit their website.

Wiltshire Council Smartphone App
Wiltshire Council have developed a smartphone app so you can report local issues on the go and receive progress updates. Please see this link for the full details.
Alternatively, if you wish to speak to someone, please call
0300 4560105.