• Article: Nov 16, 2021

    New community Focus leaflets have been distributed. Articles include:

    Hardenhuish - Hill Corner Road Update: Safety measures are "desperately needed" says Cllr KathrynMacdermid

    Pewsham - Geotge Simmonds elected: To represent Pewshamon ChippenhamTown Council in August

    Sheldon - Road Improvements accross Sheldon: Cllr Adrian Foster is campaigning for "our fair share" of funding
    to improve our roads and pavements.

  • Article: Aug 8, 2021

    The Lberal Democrats continue to perform well in Chippenham with another gain on theTown Council. LibDem candidate George Simmonds has won a seat on the town council following the Pewsham by-election taking over 45% of the vote.

    Fellow Pewsham Lib Dem councillor, Clare Cape said: "I'm delighted that George is joining the Liberal Democrat team on Chippenham Town Council; he'll be an asset to the council and most importantly I know that he'll will work hard for Pewsham residents."

  • Mayor John Scragg
    Article: Jun 23, 2021

    In the meeting of the new Chippenham Town Council on 19th May, Liberal Democrat John Scragg was elected Mayor. This is the fourth time that John has had the honour of taking on this task, having served on the Council since 1987.

    In his inauguration speech John addressed the current restrictions caused by the Corona pandemic, pointing out that he would not be able to attend the inauguration of mayors in other Wiltshire towns, but "hopefully when and if current remaining restrictions are lifted I will be able to represent the town further afield and we will be less constrained in the extent to which we will able to invite guests to functions in the Town Hall and to the town a whole." In particular, he looked forward to the resumption of twinning visits with La Flèche and Friedberg in 2022.

  • Article: May 23, 2021

    Chippenham's Liberal Democrats can be pleased with their performance in the recent local elections. In the county elections the LibDems increased their representation from three to five of the Chippenham seats. Sitting councillors Clare Cape and Ross Henning retained their seats. New members of the Wiltshire Council are Kathryn MacDermid, Liz Alstrom and Adrian Foster. Clare Cape said: "We would like to thank the voters for the confidence they have placed in us. We will be working hard for Chippenham's interests in the Council."

  • Article: Apr 20, 2021

    Chippenham Liberal Democrats have announced the list of their candidates for the upcoming election s to the Wiltshire and Chippenham Councils. They are:

    Ward/Division

    Chippenham

    Wiltshire

    Cepen Park and Derriads Hayley Wilson Ed Sawyer
    Cepen Park and Hunters Moon George Simmonds George Simmonds
    Hardenhuish Kathryn MacDermid Kathryn MacDermid

    Hardens & Central

    Liz Alstrom

    Bill Douglas

    Liz Alstrom

    Lowden & Rowden

    Jenny Budgell

    John Scragg

    Ross Henning

    Monkton

    Chris Higman

    Pewsham

    Clare Cape

    Clare Cape

    Sheldon

    Desna Allen

    Adrian Foster