Join us for 2 fun packed events this summer

Monday, 08 July 2019

Salisbury City Council is hosting 2 fantastic days out for all the family this summer. The popular Playday and Picnic in the Park events make a return in August and promise to be as fun packed as ever.

There is still time to sign up for Salisbury’s first “Senior Games”

Wednesday, 26 June 2019

Do not miss your chance to sign up for Salisbury City Council’s exciting new project, the “Senior Games”! This Olympic style event is designed to increase physical activity levels within the older members of our community.

The event, aimed at those aged 60 plus in the Salisbury area, will give participants the opportunity to take part in various activities, including New Age Kurling, Boccia, Bowling, adapted Discus and many more. The fun and inclusive event is designed to target potential inactivity in the older generation by engaging them in different and interactive experiences. There will also be plenty of opportunity for the participants to meet and interact with each other, with a free lunch provided for all taking part.

The event is scheduled for Tuesday 20th August 2019 from 10am until 5.30pm at Sarum Academy, and booking for teams is still open. If your care home or group would like to enter, or if you’re an individual who would like to take part, please contact the City Council’s Physical Activity Team on 01722 417100, or alternatively email

Come along to our Fun Days this summer!

Tuesday, 25 June 2019

Following the success of last year’s events, Salisbury City Council is excited to bring back 3 summer Fun Day events for more fun and entertainment during the holidays.

Planning Committee – Monday 10 June 2019

Wednesday, 12 June 2019

Following a well-attended and lively meeting of Salisbury City Council's Planning Committee on Monday 10 June 2019, the City Council is pleased to note that the architects have listened to public concerns expressed during the consultation period and have improved the design of the building, including increasing the size of the Library, so that residents can look forward to a modern, fit-for-purpose library for all ages in Salisbury.

Join us in Queen Elizabeth Gardens this summer for Music in the Park

Monday, 10 June 2019

Music in the Park returns this summer in Queen Elizabeth Gardens, Salisbury with a fantastic line-up of acts to suit a variety of ages and tastes. Taking place over four Sunday afternoons in July and August and hosted by Salisbury City Council, the concerts are FREE to attend and run from 2pm until 4pm.

Gilbert the Dragon is back in Salisbury

Thursday, 06 June 2019

A popular face has returned to Salisbury today! Gilbert the flower dragon has taken up his usual residence outside the Guildhall, Salisbury which officially marks the start of summer in the city.