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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
Please see the press release regarding fly tipping in Royal Wootton Bassett
Posted: April 20th, 2018 | Category: News |

Official results of the Neighbourhood Plan
Posted: April 20th, 2018 | Category: News |

Posted: April 20th, 2018 | Category: News |


A total of 2308 votes were cast representing a turnout of 22.65% which was higher than we expected. The result was emphatic:
Yes 2137
No 164
Spoilt 7

A big thank you to all of you who voted ‘Yes’ and to those who were involved in getting this result.
The culmination of some five years of work has paid off.
We are delighted to see that all of the hard work has been worthwhile.

Please see information below regarding the Station road closure in Station Rd.
Posted: April 20th, 2018 | Category: News |

Information for the Neighbourhood Plan Referendum tomorrow Thursday 19th April 2018
Posted: April 18th, 2018 | Category: News |

THURSDAY 19TH APRIL 2018. Over the years Royal Wootton Bassett has had hundreds of houses built. To stop further uncontrolled development, vote ‘YES’ to the Neighbourhood Plan.
Posted: April 16th, 2018 | Category: News |
Please see information attached regarding a meeting of the Planning Committee on Thursday 26th April at 6.30pm and followed by an Annual Town meeting at 7pm.
Posted: April 16th, 2018 | Category: News |

Notice of Poll for the Neighbourhood Development Plan
Posted: April 11th, 2018 | Category: News |

Information below about Junction 16 Roadworks
Posted: April 10th, 2018 | Category: News |

I am pleased to advise that the completion of Junction 16 works on Spittleborough Roundabout by Swindon Borough Council (SBC) is due 30.04.18 with the new signals in full operation from 01.05.18; there is a 28 day fault free testing period planned to commence 01.05.18. Some day time lane closures may be required after the 01.05.18 for any remedial or adjustment works.

The completion date may change if the weather has an impact on the planned remaining surfacing works.

I have requested SBC to remove the temporary restrictions on Hook Street effective 01.05.18.

For any specific queries or detail on the project please contact SBC via

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Posted: April 9th, 2018 | Category: News |