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Welcome to Royal Wootton Bassett

Royal Wootton Bassett is located just two miles from junction 16 of the M4, making it an ideal base from which to explore the surrounding countryside and discover its many visitor attractions.

The combination of the old and the new, the historic architectural gems, modern shopping centres and nearness to some of the country's greatest houses and historic villages, makes this town midway between Bath and Swindon an ideal location for living, working and visiting.
Latest News
Samaritan’s Purse Collection Point
Posted: August 22nd, 2016 | Category: News |

Samaritan’s Purse  – The Town Council offices will be a collection point for the Shoebox Gifts for the Samaritan’s Purse. Boxes can be dropped off between 1st and 18th November 2016. Continue reading…

Information from Wiltshire Council – Household Recycling Centres
Posted: August 12th, 2016 | Category: News |

Sign up for free household recycling centre van and trailer permit

From 5 September, Wiltshire residents wishing to take their waste to any of our household recycling centres (HRCs) in a van or large trailer will have to show a permit – available for free from the council.   The scheme means anyone using the sites to dispose of their household waste in a van, large trailer (between 1.8-3 metres long), pick up truck or flat bed truck will need a permit. The permits will allow a maximum of 12 visits per year, and Wiltshire residents can apply for one online at any time.   Anyone using the sites in a car or with a small trailer under 1.8 meters will not need a permit.

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Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council has two Vacancies
Posted: July 21st, 2016 | Category: News |

Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council has two vacancies, one for full time post of Administrative Officer and one for full time post of Groundsman.  Please click on “continue reading” for full details.   Continue reading…

Some Stalls Still available for the Christmas Lights and Shopping Event on 2nd December 2016
Posted: July 20th, 2016 | Category: News |

Sorry to mention Christmas in July but there are still some Stalls  available for the Christmas Lights and Shopping Event on 2nd December 2016.  Please click on “continue reading” for full details or telephone the office on 01793 850222. Continue reading…

The Advice Bus is Coming – Wiltshire Age UK
Posted: July 20th, 2016 | Category: News |

Free impartial advice for older people on such matters as Benefits, Care, Housing, Family Issues, Leisure Activities and Local Services.   Please click on “Continue Reading” for full details. Continue reading…

Notice Of Vacancy in Office of Councillor
Posted: July 15th, 2016 | Category: News |

Parish of Royal Wootton Bassett (North Ward).  Please read on for information regarding election or co-option.  Click on image to enlarge. Continue reading…

Royal Wootton Bassett Academy Swingband
Posted: July 14th, 2016 | Category: News |

There will be a free lunchtime Royal Wootton Bassett Swingband concert  on Thursday 21st July 2016.  Please click “continue reading”  to see poster. Continue reading…

Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council meeting – 14th July 2016
Posted: July 8th, 2016 | Category: News |

Electors of the Parish of Royal Wootton Bassett are invited to attend a meeting of the Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council at 7.30pm in Manor House, Lime Kiln, Royal Wootton Bassett on Thursday 14th July 2016.  A meeting of the Town Hall and Trust Charity will follow at the rising of the Council Meeting. Continue reading…

Traffic Regulation Order Information from Wiltshire Council.
Posted: July 4th, 2016 | Category: News |

Traffic Regulation Order information from Wiltshire Council.
The Order will be implemented on 11th July 2016.   Please click on “continue reading” for full details.

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Information Letter from Swindon Borough Council concerning M4 Junction 16 Improvement Works
Posted: June 23rd, 2016 | Category: News |

Information Letter from Swindon Borough Council concerning M4 Junction 16 Improvement Works. More information at www.swindongov.uk/junction16

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