Your parish council

The parish council serves and represents the community of Broughton Gifford.

We are the first level of local government. We work towards improving community well being and providing better services at a local level. Our activities fall into three main categories: 1. representing the local community 2. delivering services to meet local needs and 3. trying to improve quality of life in the village.

We have a range of duties including:

Managing village amenities, including the commons, the cemetery, the bus shelters and litter bins.

Representing the village’s interests with other organisations, such as Wiltshire Council and the police.

Commenting on planning applications.

Supporting village organisations and projects that benefit the community.

Please contact us here if you have any questions or comments about what we do. We would love to hear from you.

May’s Village Magazine

As with last month the Village Magazine is only available in a digital form this month due to the ongoing COVID-19 measures that are in place. The link to the edition can be found here. The magazine committee will be reaching out to other village organisations to share this news and link to their members. Broughton Gifford Village Magazine – May 2020

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BGPC WEBSITE IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION

You may notice that some of the links on the website take you to blank pages. The website is currently undergoing some maintenance and construction. This will take some time so please do keep checking back if there is something you want to see. Alternatively, you can email the clerk on clerk@broughtongiffordparishcouncil.org.uk if you can’t find the information you need.

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April’s Village Magazine

With the increased requirements for social distancing the village magazine committee has had to make the sad decision to not deliver physical copies of April’s edition. We realise this will limit the number of people that can read this edition but to keep both the residents and the wonderful group who deliver the magazine safe it was the only realistic option. The link to the edition can be […]

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COMMUNITY SUPPORT

There is a community support group available to help if you are self-isolating and have to family or friends locally. They can help with Picking up shopping Posting mail Urgent supplies Collecting prescriptions or a friendly phone call Please contact the clerk if you need some support. 01225 782426 or 07947474620 clerk@broughtongiffordparishcouncil.org.uk

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COVID-19

Information and guidance on COVID-19 is rapidly changing. For up-to-date information on Wiltshire council services during the current situation please visit: http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/public-health-coronavirus For current NHS guidance for the public on the virus please visit: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/coronavirus-covid-19-list-ofguidance

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Temporary Closure of: B3107 (Part), Holt 917/02/20 – 21/02/20)

Wiltshire Council Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Temporary Closure of: B3107 (Part), Holt (Ref: TTRO 6389) Indicative Plan Notice is hereby given that the Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all traffic: B3107 (Part), Holt; from its junction with B3106 Bradford Road to its junction with Station Road. To enable: Tarmac to carry out carriageway resurfacing and associated maintenance works. […]

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STAY WELL THIS WINTER

Look after yourself this winter As the dark nights draw in across Wiltshire and winter really starts to bite, it’s worth thinking about how we can all make sure we’re looking after ourselves and staying well over the cold winter months. The NHS recently launched its annual winter campaign – Help Us Help You– which is here to help make it easier to understand the things you can […]

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