Melksham Without Parish Council


in the heart of WEST WILTSHIRE

The Parish Council has entered the villages of Beanacre, Bowerhill, Berryfield, Shaw & Whitley into the 2015 Best Kept Village Competition. Judging will take place anytime from the end of May through to June. Please help to keep the villages tidy and let us know of any problems or unsightly issues by contacting us in the office on 01225 705700 or by e-mail to Please Click Here for the Best Kept Village poster.

Please note that the Council Offices will be closed on Bank Holiday Monday, 25th May 2015 and on Tuesday, 26th May 2015, for Local Government Statuatory Holiday. We will re-open to the public on Thursday, 28th May 2015, at 9.30am.

In the case of urgent Parish matters that cannot wait until the
office is open please ring
07467 071564


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

It surrounds the Town of Melksham and has thirteen elected 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 22nd June 2015

Mailing List

The Council will be sending information and updates by email to any resident who requests this.
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The parish is divided into two wards (Click here to see a ward map) There are several villages and communities in the parish, each with its own distinct character and needs.
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If you are a resident of Melksham Without and have an issue you would like raised with your local council, please get in touch with the Clerk or your local Councillors.

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Mon 8th June 2015
Planning Committee
Mon 8th June 2015
Finance Committee - 8.30pm following Planning Committee
Mon 22nd June 2015
Full Council
Mon 29th June 2015
Planning Committee
Mon 29th June 2015
Staffing Committee - 8.30pm following Planning Committee
Mon 13th July 2015
Full Council
Mon 20th July 2015
Planning Committee
Mon 17th August 2015
Planning Committee
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Meeting Calendar

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