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

Cricklade Christmas Lights Switch On
Saturday, 5th December
Our Cricklade Community Lights Group will start the Christmas Festivities at 5.30pm on Saturday, 5th December 2015.
The Christmas Tree outside the Old Police Station will be the focal point. A very special show by the infamous Razzamatazz will begin at 5.30pm followed by carols with the Choir and Band. The lights will be switched on and Santa will arrive shortly thereafter on his magical sleigh.
A lovely night for all Cricklade children and adults alike.

Vacancy of the Position of Cleaner to Cricklade Town Council
A vacancy has arisen at Cricklade Town Council for a cleaner to work in both 113 High Street and Thames Hall, Cricklade.
If you would like more information or want to apply for the role, please click on the links below.
The closing date for applications is 10th December 2015.

Job application Job description Advertisement Covering letter

Photography Competition 2015 -
Seasons in Cricklade
Your ‘Autumn in Cricklade’ photographs (taken between September and November 2015) should be submitted to us by 10am on Friday, 4th December. Details of the competition including the rules and how to submit your entries are here.

Cricklade Community Awards 2016
Cricklade is renowned for its community spirit, so do you know of someone, or a group of people, who volunteers in the community and deserves to be recognised for all their hard work? Awards can also be given to recognise achievements, bravery and courage. The Town Council is seeking nominations for three categories of award:
Young Person of the Year
Cricklade Community Award
Community Group of the Year
Pick up a Nomination Form and further details at the Town Council offices or download at this link.

Christmas & New Year Opening Hours
The details of Christmas and New Year opening times for
Cricklade Town Council and Tourist Information Point
are shown at this link.
Cricklade Town Council wish all residents a very Merry Christmas
and a Happy and Prosperous New Year.

Public Consultation
- future provision of Public Conveniences
Wiltshire Council would like your views on the future provision of Public Conveniences in the county. The consultation is available to complete online using this link.

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.