Explore the Avon Valley Fairy Trail

Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Salisbury City Council have launched The Avon Valley Fairy Trail in conjunction with the Friends of the Avon Valley Project and other community groups. The trail enables people to explore The Avon Valley Nature Reserve which is situated down by the River Avon at Ashley Road.

Gilbert the Dragon returns to Salisbury

Friday, 15 June 2018

A popular visitor to Salisbury has made a welcome return this week! Gilbert the flower dragon has taken up his usual residence outside the Guildhall, Salisbury and officially marks the start of Summer in the City.

Congratulations to our Mucky the Monster Competition Winner

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

As part of the #cleanupwiltshire and Great British Spring Clean project earlier this year, Salisbury City Council launched a competition themed around a litter monster called Mucky. The competition encouraged local children under the age of 16 to write a short story or poem about the litter monster for the chance to win a £50 book voucher.

A New Mayor for the City of Salisbury

Saturday, 19 May 2018

Salisbury City Council is delighted to announce the election of Councillor Mr Mike Osment as the 758th The Right Worshipful the Mayor of the City of Salisbury.

Mayor Making Procession 19 May

Saturday, 19 May 2018

On Saturday 19th May the Civic Party and their guests will parade from the Guildhall to St. Thomas's Church for the annual general meeting and Mayor Making Ceremony. 

This is a very traditional and colourful spectacle where civic robes are worn along with the judiciary. 

For the safety of those in the procession, a number of roads will be closed. Please see below:

Road Closures

The following roads will be closed during the hours of 11.30am - 12.00am

Queen Street
New Canal
Catherine Street
Milford Street
High Street
Bridge Street 
Fisherton St – Between Bridge Street and Malthouse Lane

The following roads will be closed during the hours of 12.40am - 13.15am

Bridge Street
Fisherton St up to Malthouse Lane
Catherine Street
New Canal
Milford Street
High Street
Silver Street 
Minster Street
Blue Boar Row
Castle Street - Closed up to Chipper Lane
Chipper Lane - Right turn only into Castle Street
Scots Lane - Left turn diversion from Castle Street into Scots Lane