Part of County Way (A361) in Trowbridge, between the junctions of Eastbourne Road and West Ashton Road, will be subject to urgent maintenance work for a short period beginning Friday May 22nd. Please click here for full details.         Read more
On Tuesday May 19th, at the Annual Council Meeting of Trowbridge Town Council, Councillor Peter Fuller was elected as Town Mayor for the year 2020/21, having served as Deputy Mayor during the previous year. At the same meeting, which was held online due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, Councillor Steve Oldrieve was elected as Deputy Read more
Even with the experience of twelve months as Deputy Mayor to my excellent and dedicated predecessor Councillor Dennis Drewett, I was not prepared for the whirlwind of events with which the Mayor of Wiltshire’s county town is expected to be involved. That said, it has been a fabulous ride, with the opportunity of meeting many Read more
Over the past few weeks, the Town Council have received a number of calls regarding the length of grass in certain public and roadside areas of Trowbridge. Here’s a statement from Wiltshire Council: “Wiltshire Council will begin a phased return to its grass-cutting services, following a recent suspension of the work to enable resources to Read more
Lockdown continues, yet local organisations in Trowbridge are still running activities which have something for everyone . . . Trowbridge Museum are running fun and simple ‘Making Monday’ craft sessions for all ages on their Facebook and Instagram pages. Also, the Learning Team are on hand with history help too, for when home schooling gets overwhelming. So Read more
As you may be aware, the Household Recycling Centre in Trowbridge’s Canal Road will be reopening on Monday 18th – you can find more details here. There will, however, be traffic measures in place outside of the centre’s location – click here for details. Read more
Although recent changes have been made by the Government regarding the increased use of open spaces for exercise and for meeting one other person at a time, Trowbridge Town Council would like to remind residents that any play areas that have been cordoned off are NOT to be used. We have received reports of children Read more
Wiltshire Council have devised a system regarding access to their household recycling centres, which are due to reopen on Monday May 18th. Dependent on your postcode, you will only be able to visit your local centre on certain days. Please see the graphic for more information, or click this link. Read more
Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Sunday May 10th and the subsequent changes which came into effect on Wednesday May 13th, the Government has issued a raft of new guidance and advice on its website https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus, some of which can be accessed by clicking the following links: The reopening of schools and other education settings Read more
Trowbridge’s Wiltshire Armed Forces and Veterans Celebration Weekend in June is yet another popular annual summer event that has fallen victim to the Covid-19 pandemic. Organisers said they had been forced to cancel the event, which was scheduled to have taken place in Trowbridge Park on Saturday June 27th and  Sunday 28th. More than 20,000 Read more