Category Archives: Events – What’s On

Cotswold TV presents Cricklade Town.

Cotswold TV www.cotswoldtv.com presented a Video
To see more about why Cricklade is popular with visitors see
 http://www.cotswoldtv.com/feature_player_fftv.php?id=831

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Cricklade is a quaint small town situated on the banks of the River Thames on the northern border of Wiltshire. The Centre of the town lies within what used to be a Saxon stronghold built by Alfred the Great to help defend the Kingdom of Wessex.
You should visit Cricklade – you know it makes sense !

Acknowledgement to Cotswold TV.

Cricklade Town Guide can be found HERE…
http://www.localauthoritypublishing.co.uk/flip_guides/crickladeguide/index.html

 

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Cricklade Health Group – Starters for Eleven

wfh-accredited-scheme-2013Following the success of the Cricklade Health Walking Group, the “Get Wiltshire Walking” inspired a starter group to be formed. This is a great way to begin to be more physically active. Last Friday the 7th. February, meeting at 10.00am the first starter walk enrolled eleven members.

Registration with Viv Tomkins (Qualified Walk Leader)

Registration with Viv Tomkins (Qualified Walk Leader)

After registration each received a free ICE  (In Case of Emergency)Card.
Everyone should be independently mobile and able to meet the demands of the walk, which was a level stroll along Waylands and up the High Street  along Calcutt Street to The United Church Hall for refreshments.

The regular walking group met  at 9.30am on Friday at the Cricklade Town Council Offices to walk for approximately an hour along Stones Lane to Hailstone House and then returned to the Cricklade United Church for refreshments with the participants of the Starter Walk..

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Everyone is welcome, providing you are independently mobile and able to meet the physical demands of the walk. It’s free and fun. Just turn up at Cricklade Town Council Offices  on Friday at 9.30 am/10.00am for the Strollers), or contact the walk leader below. Unfortunately, dogs are not permitted on the walks.
Rosie Golding 07917 599964 rosie.golding@wiltshire.gov.uk

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Royal British Legion (RBL) Riders Branch visits Cricklade for a public PRESENTATION – Wednesday 19th February 2014 at The White Hart Hotel

 RBL.Logoa01The Cricklade branch of the Royal British Legion is to hold a General Meeting on Wednesday 19th February commencing at 7.15 pm in the White Hart Hotel  Cricklade (Members only).
This will be followed at
8pm by an open presentation by the RBL Riders Branch. Continue reading

Purton and Green Gable Surgery Group for Patients – G4P – Newsletter No. 12 – February 2014

G4P – Newsletter 12 – February 2014

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New Cricklade Starter Walk – Commencing February 7th. 10.00am – Town Council Offices

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Police and Crime Commissioner consultation starts 6th. January – Monday 5th. February 2014

Angus1Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) for Wiltshire and Swindon Angus Macpherson is consulting on the police and crime element of council tax for 2014-15.
The Commissioner is considering an increase in the police and crime element of council tax of £3.15 a year for the average home (band D property). This to help reduce the impact of significant central government grant reductions on policing and crime services in Wiltshire and Swindon.
Continue reading HERE…….
http://rwbc.ourcommunitymatters.org.uk/news/police-and-crime-commissioner-consultation/

The consultation will run from Monday 6 January 2014 – Monday 3 February 2014. During this time the Commissioner and members of his office will be attending Wiltshire Council Area Boards and Swindon Borough Council Locality meetings to talk with people about the proposal.
People can also read more about the proposal and give their views on the Commissioner’s website.

Cricklade Health Walkers beat their record on Friday the 13th.

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A record number of the Cricklade Health Walkers congregated at the Cricklade Town Council Offices at a later time of 10.30 am. on Friday the 13th. December 2013. The Walk was led by Rose for an hours walk which included the millennium woods. The weather was white/ dark clouds with a possibility of rain. Continue reading

Two bodies found by Cricklade Health Walkers- Police not involved !

On Friday morning on the 6th. December 2013 the Cricklade Health Walkers found on their circular walking route two bodies of dead Hedgehogs. One in the centre Thames Lane which had been run over and flattened. The other in the gutter of Westmill Lane . Continue reading

The 437(T) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force attends the Cricklade Royal British Legion Remembrance Day Parade.

RBL90logo1The Cricklade Branch of the Royal British Legion  are holding their Annual Parade and Remembrance Parade and Service this weekend. The 437(T) Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force, (formed at Blakehill Farm in 1944)  will join with the Cricklade Royal British Legion, Crickladelogo302 Band, Civic and uniformed groups on Sunday for the Remembrance Day Parade and wreath-laying service. Continue reading

Cricklade – Spectacular Fireworks Display – Tuesday November 5th. at 7.30pm – Abingdon Court Lane

Following last years cancellation due to flooding, the Organisers are pleased to confirm that this years display will be spectacular.
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