Cricklade in Bloom
Cricklade Town Council will be running their annual Cricklade in Bloom competition. There are various categories - full details of which can be found on this link. Judging will take place during the fortnight commencing 4th August.
The theme for this years Children’s Competition is ‘Tour de France and World Cup’. This is open to all Cricklade residents under the age of 16 - further information is here and entry forms can be collected at the Town Council offices.
Changes to kerbside garden waste collections
Wiltshire Council are facing significant financial pressures with reduced funding from central government, increased service demand and inflation. One way of achieving savings is by changing the way the garden waste collection service is delivered. They are looking at 3 different options and would like your views on this.
Have you say 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
The Town Council is delighted to announce that it has been awarded a grant of £7000 by The Supporting Communities in Neighbourhood Planning Programme led by Locality, to further the work undertaken by the Neighbourhood Plan Working Party. This money will be used to commission specialists to produce assessments and appraisals that will underpin the research already completed. Further details can be found on the Neighbourhood Plan website which you can find by clicking here.
We are really pleased to announce that after many months of clearance work, the dew pond at the far end of Long Close has been reinstated to its former glory. Out of sight for years, this a naturally occuring feature and water levels will fluctuate on a daily basis.