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Schedule of meetings/ upcoming agendas


The meetings menu above contains links to all the current meeting minutes categorised by agenda. Click here for the Meeting Schedule 2020/2021.

Full Council

Chairman & Town Mayor
Cllr Richard Williams

Deputy Chairman & Deputy Town Mayor
Cllr Julie Murphy

Responsible for the work of The Council. Split between Full Council, Planning, Environment & Leisure and General Purpose & Finance.

Committees and Working Groups are created as and when required, to discuss, manage and deliver specific projects.


Cllr Julie Murphy

Deputy Chairman
Cllr Kim Barber

Where the opinion of the Highworth Town Council (HTC) as a consultee on Planning Applications relating to the Town is decided.

 Recommendations are then given to the Planning Authority which is Swindon Borough Council.

Environment & Leisure

Cllr Ken Saunders

Deputy Chairman
Cllr Nick Gardiner

Responsible for the Sports fields, allotments and Cemetery as well as other open spaces and buildings maintained and cared for by the Town Council.

The grass cutting, shrubs and hedges along with litter picking of the main shopping areas.

General Purpose & Finance

Cllr Keith Smith

Deputy Chairman
Cllr Paul Newton-Smith

The day to day running of the Offices, the Financial Planning/Budgeting and Controls for the Town.

Saturday Market


The Public are welcome to attend any of the Meetings  – there is a time for Public questions at the beginning of each Full Council Meeting, and for items on the Agendas of the Planning, Environment & Leisure and General Purpose & Finance Meetings. Meetings will start promptly at 7pm unless stated otherwise.

Environment & Leisure

Chairman of Environment & Leisure - Councillor ken saunders

General Purpose & Finance



Archived Minutes

This page contains archive PDF files of All meeting minutes from 2016 – 2019. Older files are available on request through the contact form here Or just pop into the office.

You can also view the previous years in the archive. Should you require any older documents. Please get in touch via the contact form here or pop into the office.