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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
Message from Wiltshire Police
Posted: January 28th, 2015 | Category: News |

Message sent by
Andrea-Jayne Hector (Police, Community Support Officer, Royal Wootton Bassett Neighbourhood Policing Team)
We have had a report in the Malmesbury area last night 27/01/2015, of an attempt theft of a Husky Dog. Luckily for the owner she was quick enough to prevent the male from making off without her dog on this occassion.

We have had NO reports of this crime, happening in RWB or Cricklade area, however we have shared this information with you, so that you can remain vigilant when it comes to your beloved pets.

RWB and Cricklade NPT

Network Rail Information January 2015
Posted: January 27th, 2015 | Category: News |

Network Rail Information January 2015, please see below

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Temporary Closure of Maple Drive / Showfield, Royal Wootton Bassett – Information from Wiltshire Council
Posted: January 26th, 2015 | Category: News |

Temporary Closure of Maple Drive / Showfield, Royal Wootton Bassett – Information from Wiltshire Council

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Planning Committee and Revenue & Resources Meeting – 29th January 2015.
Posted: January 23rd, 2015 | Category: News |

Electors of the Parish of Royal Wootton Bassett are invited to the Planning Committee and Revenue & Resources Meetings which will be held on 29th January 2015.   Please see below for more details.

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Community Litter Picking – Volunteers Welcome
Posted: January 22nd, 2015 | Category: News |

Community Litter Picking – Volunteers Welcome  –  please see below.

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Woodshaw Green Play Area
Posted: January 16th, 2015 | Category: News |

Woodshaw Green Play Area will be closed from Monday 19th January 2015 while preliminary work is carried out, followed by refurbishment.   The Play Area will be cleared of overgrown shrubs, resurfaced and up-to-date multi use play equipment will be installed.

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Posted: January 8th, 2015 | Category: News |

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Network Rail Electrification Project – Royal Wootton Bassett Bridges
Posted: January 7th, 2015 | Category: News |

Please click the link to see the latest correspondence from Wiltshire Council regarding the Network Rail Electrification Project and Royal Wootton Bassett … Continue reading…

Cost of Policing 2015-16 Public Consultation
Posted: January 7th, 2015 | Category: News |

Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) for Wiltshire and Swindon, Angus Macpherson, is consulting on the police and crime part of the council tax for 2015-16.  Please read on for further details and to submit your views and comments  Continue reading…

Happy New Year to everyone from Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council
Posted: December 24th, 2014 | Category: News |

Happy New Year to everyone from Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council.    We are closed until Monday 5th January 2015 but if  you have an emergency please see  the Christmas Opening Hours poster on the home page of our web site for emergency telephone numbers.