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Welcome TO Highworth town council

HIGHWORTH town council

The Council is the first tier of Government and is made up of 15 elected Councillors.  A Councils responsibilities, rights and functions are all laid down in various Local Government Acts as is the case with Highworth Town Council.  These are laid down as a Duty or Power, a Council cannot act unless there is a power in law to do so.  Below are some of the things carried out by Highworth Town Council(this list is not exhaustive).  Please click on the boxes in blue for further information.

The Environmental Sustainability Committee (ESC) has been set up to monitor, advise, engage, and promote environmental matters across the Highworth Community through the sharing of ideas and expertise with the aim of implementing changes which will increase the biodiversity in and around the Town, reduce Highworth’s overall impact on the environment and improve the well-being of residents . Highworth Town Council has declared a Climate Emergency. 

Highworth Town Council is obliged to revise its Neighbourhood Plan every three years.  Unfortunately, this revision has been delayed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.  We now have to make up for lost time and press on with the revision.  To do this we need your help. Click on the Logo for more information.

latest news

HIGHWORTH CHRISTMAS EVENT 2022
Christmas will be arriving in Highworth on Saturday 26th November 2022. It will include our normal festive fun, fair and the Christmas tree light switch on. More details to follow nearer the date
HIGHWORTH FIREWORKS 2022
This very popular event returns on FRIDAY 4th NOVEMBER WITH A BANG! Tickets must be bought in advance and more details on how to purchase will be made available nearer the date
HIGHWORTH MARKET NEEDS YOU!
If you would like to have a stall at our Saturday Market please get in touch with us by emailing admin@highworthtowncouncil.gov.uk
Monthly Litter Pick 2022
2pm to 4pm on last Sunday of the month (26th June, 31st July, 28th August, 25th Sept) Meet outside the Council Offices, see you there!
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COUNCIL OFFICES OPENING TIMES

Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Friday 9:00am - 1:00pm

TWINNING ASSOCIATION

The Highworth Twinning Association was formed in 1990 when the Town twinned with Pontorson in Normandy, France.  In June 2010 Highworth Twinning Association celebrated 20 years of twinning and also a signed Charter formalising its twinning arrangements with Wassenberg, Germany. T

History OF HIGHWORTH

Visit Wiltshire

Highworth Town Council is a member of Visit Wiltshire, Wiltshire has been a special place for centuries. Today, it is the perfect place to find space and time.