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

Photograph Competition 2015 -
Seasons in Cricklade
Please submit your ‘Summer in Cricklade’ photographs by 10am on Friday, 25th September (photographs must have been taken between June and August 2015) and your ‘Autumn in Cricklade’ photographs (taken between September and November 2015) by 10am on Friday, 4th December. Details of the competition including the rules and how to submit your entries are here.

Cricklade in Bloom
The judging of the 2015 Cricklade in Bloom competition has recently taken place and winners will be announced shortly.
The theme for this year’s Children’s Competition is.......
who can grow the BIGGEST sunflower?
It is not too late tp enter your sunflower. Please call in to the Town Council offices to do this. Sunflowers will be judged week commencing 7th September. Full details of the Children’s Competition can be found here and an entry form is here.

Purton Road Closure
We have received more detailed information about the road closures in Purton Parish - please see below for full details.
Any queries should be directed to Purton Parish Council who agreed to the road closures and have been issuing residents passes.
Road closure         map

Cricklade Campus
Wiltshire Council is reviewing the status of the Campus programme in Wiltshire and Cllr John Thomson, the deputy leader of the Council, is carrying out this task.
The Town Council is urgently seeking clarification from Wiltshire Council on the possible implications for Cricklade, both at Stones Lane and Ockwells.
We will provide more information when it is available.

Neighbourhood Plan
The results are now in from the housing questionnaire that was distributed to all households before Christmas. To read the report click here.
If you would like to read the report on the 2013 consultation, which also contains a lot of useful background information about neighbourhood planning, then please click here.

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.