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The Cricklade Mile 23rd March 2014 – Event opens 08.00 – closes 12.00.

Take part in the Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Mile hosted by the CrickladeLClogoCricklade Leisure Centre! Dust off those trainers and walk, jog or run (or hop, skip, jump) on the 1, 3 or 6 mile route with picturesque views overlooking stunning scenery! Don’t miss out; snap up your space at The Cricklade Mile now!SportsRelief2014

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Your view counts, says Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon

PCCResearchers gathering opinions on behalf of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon, Angus Macpherson, have started a new phase of a large-scale phone survey. Continue reading

Have you seen this Van in Cricklade / Swindon ? – Please support http://www.helplucawalk.com/

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LUCA NEEDS YOUR HELP TO SAVE HIS LEGS…
Read More HERE…….  http://www.helplucawalk.com/  Continue reading

The Cricklade Bugle celebrates its 4th. Anniversary on February 20th. 2014

             Cricklade BugleYes it’s true the “Cricklade Bugle” has been publishing its Online Community and Event Website for 4 years.BirtdayCake5a
 CrickladeFTOT04Cricklade is a Saxon Town situated on the banks of the River Thames on the northern border of Wiltshire between Swindon and Cirencester close to the Roman Ermine Road.
The “Cricklade Bugle” has been supported by many Organisations – Talk about local website www/talkaboutlocal.org  /
@TalkAboutLocal  and individuals -@getgood @willperrin @mike_rawlins @Media Trust @hill_wheeler @CrickladeLeis  @CrickladeTC . And all Cricklade Clubs and followers of the site and twitter. Thank you again for your support.
Currently the Website is hosted on WordPress.com but thanks to an offer of www.bloggersworld.co.uk it is moving to self-hosting using WordPress.org . This may take a little time to develop the site.
Media Trust (www.mediatrust.org ) have sent an invitation to apply to join their our Local360 Network  interested in becoming a beacon. The intention is to apply.The future looks good.

Contributors and Guest bloggers are welcome to offer their topics for publication. Please contact at peter@crickladebugle.co.uk .

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

 

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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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

Royal Wootton Bassett & Cricklade Police ***** Burglary update *****

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Royal Wootton Bassett & Cricklade Police

Over the past 18 days, there has been four house burglaries which have been reported to us in the Cricklade area. Although some suspects have been arrested in connection with all four burglaries, the crimes are still being actively investigated by the Priority Crime Team from Swindon Gablecross Police station. If anyone has any information which can assist officers with their ongoing enquiries, please either contact us on 101 or you can make an anonymous report to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Can we ask the local residents of Cricklade to remain extra vigilant over the next few weeks and to report any suspicious activity to us by telephone – 101 non-emergency or 999 for an emergency.

Thank you,
PCSO O’Halloran.

Festive ‘WHAT’S ON’ from the CRICKLADE BAND

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We have our Christmas Present at the The Club at Cricklade on Sunday 22 December at 7.30pm.
Following the success of last year, we’re keeping the cosiness of our Christmas Present format, lots of people said it was just like going to a Christmas party! There will of course be all the carols and Christmas music you’d expect to join in with, and again our BandAcademy will also be taking an important part. 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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