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Devizes Area Board – Monday 20 November 2017

Devizes Area Board – Monday 20 November 2017

The Devizes Community Hub and Library will host its second area board meeting on Monday evening from 6pm. The meeting will include the usual grant applications and open floor sessions with questions for members. Also on the agenda, Wiltshire Council’s public health team will present on the “Eat out, eat well” campaign which encourages local pubs and read more…

CUDs approach 2nd birthday

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The Clean Up Devizes Squad (CUDS) is coming up to its second birthday and is still going strong. We started off as a result of criticism from the RHS South West In Bloom judges in 2015 when Devizes was not awarded its gold medal because of issues to do with litter and weeds. The first read more…

Help shape Wiltshire’s plans to 2036 : Wiltshire Local Plan Review

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Wiltshire Council has a statutory duty to plan for the new homes, jobs and infrastructure needed to support Wiltshire’s communities while protecting the local environment and quality of life and to keep it’s plans up to date. The Council is reviewing the Wiltshire Core Strategy adopted in January 2015 which sets out policies for the read more…

Alcohol Awareness Week 2017

Alcohol Awareness Week 2017

          We are asking people to find out more about their own alcohol consumption as we support this year’s Alcohol Awareness Week campaign. This year’s campaign, run by Alcohol Concern and supported by Adfam (they provide information and support to families of drugs and alcohol users), runs from 13 – 19 read more…

Devizes Silver Screen Film Club – Sunday 26 November

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The Devizes Community Area Wellbeing group is pleased to launch the Devizes Silver Screen Film Club on Sunday 26 November 2017, when the first film showing will take place at Devizes Community Hub and Library. Following a vote on social media and at various groups over the past couple of weeks, the film of choice read more…