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Town Clerk’s Musing

Earlier this week a number of the Town Councillors and I met with traders from the Shambles to discuss the massive increase in the utility charges for the building. It…

Town Clerk’s Musing

Before Christmas, we had a number of birds including Swans die in quick succession on the Crammer. At that time, we reported the deaths to DEFRA as they met the…

The Mayors Christmas Message

The following Christmas message from the Mayor and Mayoress Cllr Peter & Chris Corbett was printed in the brochure at the Mayor’s Christmas Carol service as held in the Corn…

Town Clerk’s Musing

At the beginning of the week, along with the Mayor, I met with a number of our larger businesses in the town to discuss local issues that impact on the…

Town Clerk’s Musing

As the temperature has started to rapidly fall this week, I am sure for many of us the concern of higher energy prices is on our minds. Talking to many…

The Messenger

Montage of messenger quarterly news with logo & calendar

The Council publishes a quarterly newsletter, The Messenger. It seeks to provide information about forthcoming events in the town and matters of interest. It is delivered to each house in…

Town Clerk’s Musing

Town Councillors recently met with residents from Station Road, the Police, Wiltshire Council officers and our MP Danny Kruger, to hear an update on the anti-social behaviour issues that have…

Town Clerk’s Musing

This week has been unprecedented for many of us with the death of our Sovereign Queen, Elizabeth II.  As we have been watching history unfold in front of us, many…

The Messenger

Montage of messenger quarterly news with logo & calendar

The Council publishes a quarterly newsletter, The Messenger. It seeks to provide information about forthcoming events in the town and matters of interest. It is delivered to each house in…

Town Clerk’s Musing

At this week’s meeting of the Council, a representative from Citizens Advice came along to advise Councillors about their current funding problem.  At the beginning of the 2022/23 financial year, …

Devizes In Bloom … Competition Time!

Attention all budding photographers and young artists…..! The Devizes in Bloom annual photography and drawing/painting competitions are up and running, and there’s still time to get your entries in to…

Town Clerk’s Musing

Developing strategies that help us as a Town Council to manage our open spaces in a way that not only benefits the community, by providing recreational spaces and an important…

Town Clerk’s Musing

The issue of pigeons within the town centre has been a matter of debate for some years and recently concerns from some local traders have placed the issue firmly on…

Town Clerk’s Musing

The Town Council joined with representatives from the police and Wiltshire Council met with residents of Station Road to discuss issues they are having with anti-social motorists. From the discussion,…

Devizes Gateway Station Project

Devizes Town Council and Wiltshire Council have welcomed the news that the Devizes Gateway station project is to be developed further, thanks to an announcement by the Department for Transport…

Catering Services 2022-2025 Application

We are now inviting tenders for the Provision of Catering Services to Devizes Town Council 2022/25. For applications, please contact The last day to submit applications is no later…

Town Clerk’s Musing

Last week was one of our committee weeks and that meant there was plenty for the Council to discuss. Applications for larger housing developments are always something that the Council…

Hillworth Park Events

Hillworth Park with sun peeking through the trees

After a quiet two years due to Coronavirus, Hillworth Park is back to playing host to a calendar packed full of some of the town’s favourite events!  View the Hillworth…

The Messenger

Montage of messenger quarterly news with logo & calendar

The Council publishes a quarterly newsletter, The Messenger. It seeks to provide information about forthcoming events in the town and matters of interest. It is delivered to each house in…

Greening Devizes

Greening Devizes logo with tree branches, butterflies, houses and market cross

Devizes Town Council has made a Statement of Intent to Create a More Sustainable Community. To make plans to create a more sustainable future for the town we need to…

The Messenger

Montage of messenger quarterly news with logo & calendar

The Council publishes a quarterly newsletter, The Messenger. It seeks to provide information about forthcoming events in the town and matters of interest. It is delivered to each house in…