Salisbury City News

The latest updates and news related to the city of Salisbury and the council.

Salisbury City Council offices at The Guildhall, will close at midday on Christmas Eve and reopen at 9am on Monday 5 January 2015.

The Salisbury Information Centre in Fish Row will be open at the following times for all enquiries relating to the Council.

Christmas Eve - 9am - 3pm
Christmas Day - Closed
Boxing Day - Closed
27th December - 10am - 4pm
28th December - 10am - 2pm
29th December - 9am - 5pm
30th December - 9am - 5pm
31st December - 9am - 3pm
1st January 2015 - Closed
2nd January - 9am - 5pm

You can contact the council via 01722 342860 or by emailing
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Salisbury City Council and the Salisbury Youth Partnership are delighted to introduce a new Youth Project Development Coordinator at The Unit, Salisbury.

Tom Britten is very excited to take on this fantastic new challenge, working with the young people of Salisbury to deliver an engaging and captivating programme of exciting projects.


Salisbury City Council is felling 25 Poplar trees along the boundaries of Fisherton Recreation Ground. The trees are being felled because they are in a poor condition. Before taking this decision the Council obtained an expert independent assessment of the trees, supported by tests on a sample of the trees.


Salisbury City Council’s Information Centre has been chosen as one of the finalist in the Tourist Information Service of the Year category of this year’s South West Tourism Excellence Awards, as well as being selected to represent the region in the national VisitEngland awards.

The Information Centre which underwent a refurbishment earlier in the year now combines the Council’s reception with tourist information provision for the city.  Open 7 days a week, the Information Centre in Fish Row, offers a wide range of services including accommodation reservations, tickets for events, theatres, National Express, Rail, tours, an expanding range of Made in Salisbury products and more.


Salisbury City Council would like your views on the improvements taking place at Macklin Road Play Area.

This follows a recent agreement to transfer the ownership of Macklin Road Play Area from Wiltshire Council to Salisbury City Council which also included £60,000 for improvements.


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Contact Us

Salisbury City Council
The Guildhall
Market Place
Telephone: 01722 342860