Melksham Without Parish Council


in the heart of WEST WILTSHIRE

Melksham Without Parish Council are sad to hear the news that former Councillor and Chairman Mike Mills passed away on 3rd of February, he will be sorely missed.

The Returning Officer only received one valid Nomination Paper for this election and therefore the Candidate is elected unopposed. The Parish Council look forward to welcoming Cllr David Pafford to the Council. 

Find out background details on Wiltshire Council's website:
View the Election Notices here: of Uncontested Election - Melksham Without Parish Council (Bowerhill Ward).pdf of Persons Nominated - Melksham Without PC (Bowerhill Ward).pdf

The Council's facebook page is Melksham Without Parish Council or for additional community news find and friend request Teresa Strange (Clerk to Melksham Without).  On Twitter the Council's account is @melkshamwithout and on instagram melkshamwithoutpc

In the case of urgent Parish matters that cannot wait until the
office is open please ring
07341 474234


The Parish of Melksham Without is in the Melksham Community Area.

It surrounds the Town of Melksham and has thirteen Members. It is the largest rural parish in Wiltshire and has a population of approximately 7,500. It covers an area of 2,904 hectares (7,173 acres).

The next Full Council Meeting is on Monday 26th February 2018
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There are several villages and communities in the parish, each with its own distinct character and needs.
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Mon 26th February 2018
Full Council Meeting- 7.00pm
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Wed 28th February 2018
Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group meeting 6-8pm at Crown Chambers
Mon 5th March 2018
Finance Committee
Mon 12th March 2018
Planning Committee - 7.00pm
Mon 12th March 2018
Staffing Committee Meeting-following planning committee
Mon 26th March 2018
Full Council Meeting- 7.00pm
Wed 28th March 2018
Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group meeting 6-8pm at Crown Chambers
Mon 9th April 2018
Planning Committee - 7.00pm
Mon 16th April 2018
Annual Parish Meeting
Mon 23rd April 2018
Full Council Meeting- 7.00pm
Wed 25th April 2018
Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group meeting 6-8pm at Crown Chambers
Mon 30th April 2018
Planning Committee - 7.00pm
Mon 14th May 2018
Annual Council Meeting
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Meeting Calendar

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