During a recent Policy & Resource meeting held by Trowbridge Town Council, the following statement was approved:
This Council wholeheartedly and unequivocally condemns the recent Russian invasion of Ukraine and publicly expresses its enduring solidarity with, and support for, the people and legitimate government of Ukraine.
Councillors at the meeting approved the emergency motion unanimously. Councillors expressed support for all Ukrainian people and their families in the town and would be providing support to the Ukraine.
A number of councillors were joined by residents in the town park on Saturday 5th March The Ukranian flag is flying at the Civic Centre and humanitarian aid supplies, generously donated by the local community, have been consolidated at the Civic Centre for transport to Poland.