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Fraud Protection Information

The South West Regional Organised Crime Unit (SW ROCU) is one of nine regional units across England and Wales that delivers specialist capabilities to target and disrupt serious and organised crime. Police officers and staff seconded from the region’s five forces work alongside colleagues from UK Border Force, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), the National…
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Join our local team and become a Parish Councillor

Worton Parish Council has three vacancies for parish councillors. Any person willing to fill these vacancies should apply to the Clerk in writing on or before Monday 21 June 2019 No special qualification is required to be a councillor, indeed it is important that all sorts of people serve as councillors to give good representation…
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V E and V J Day Event

V E and V J Day Event 75 years + 1 Not Forgotten! Aug 21st – 22nd 2021 Exhibition in Village Hall A chance to celebrate the anniversary of the end of the war in Europe and the Pacific  Despite last years events being postponed we still need your family stories, photographs or war time…
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Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme

Announced on 19 March as part of the wider £5bn ‘Project Gigabit’ programme, the UK Gigabit Broadband Voucher will provide micro grants of up to £1,500 for households and £3,500 for businesses in the hardest to reach rural areas (with current speeds of less than 100Mbps) to support the cost of installing new gigabit-capable connections…
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Town and parish council elections take place on Thursday 6 May 2021 for all the seats in the respective councils. Several towns and parishes are split into wards, which makes a total of 307 electoral areas within the Wiltshire Council local authority area. Central Parish notice of election Statement of persons nominated – Worton  

New Wiltshire to Bath shopper buses starting 12th April

On the 12th April Faresaver are scheduled to commence the operation of the Wiltshire to Bath shopper buses. This includes: x88 – Worton – Bratton – Steeple Ashton – Holt – Bath (RUH) every Wednesday Timetables for these services can be found on the forthcoming timetables page: The start date is currently provisional and…
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Carer Support Wiltshire – Hospital Liaison Service

    The Hospital Liaison Service will work with hospital staff and others to identify and support carers through the discharge process. The Carer Support Hospital Liaison Service will: support carers while they or their cared for are in hospital; assist with planning and implementation of discharge; and, follow up with carers after discharge.  The…
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Temporary Closure of: Poulshot Road (Part), Poulshot (Ref: TTRO 7040) 15 to 256 March 2021

Notice is hereby given that the Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all traffic: Poulshot Road (Part), Poulshot; from its junction with Sillington Lane to The Green. To enable: Wessex Water to carry out sewer renovation and associated works. Alternative route: via Poulshot Road (unaffected length) – Townsend – Seend Road…
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Frequently Asked Questions – Elections

Are there local council elections taking place in May 2021? Yes. Elections are scheduled for all parish, town, and city councils in the Wiltshire area and for several parish and town councils in the Swindon area. Wiltshire Council unitary elections (for all seats), election of one councillor to each of the wards of Swindon Borough…
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