New! Salisbury Teenage Activity Festival

Tuesday, 31 January 2017

The Community Development Team at Salisbury City Council, along with various partners across the city, are working together to deliver a festival celebrating activities that are available to young people locally.

Salisbury Charter Market Awarded Best Large Community Market 2017

Friday, 27 January 2017

Salisbury City Council is delighted to announce that Salisbury Charter Market has won the prestigious Best Large Community Market 2017 at The Great British Market Awards in Birmingham. The award was presented by the Markets Minister Andrew Percy MP on Thursday 26 January 2017 at the NABMA (National Association of British Market Authorities) Annual Conference.

Salisbury's Teenage Market is back this April!

Friday, 27 January 2017

Saturday 15 April sees the first of the Teenage Markets in Salisbury this year. The market is run by Salisbury City Council and will be held in the Guildhall Square alongside the Charter Market from 10am – 3pm.

Quotation Opportunity - Parsonage Green Play Area - New Equipment

Thursday, 26 January 2017


Salisbury City Council is committed to providing high quality, safe play parks for young people to enjoy. The opportunity has arisen to replace two pieces of equipment in our Parsonage Green Play Area. It will be necessary to arrange a site visit with a member of the Parks Team to discuss the project in full.

If you require any further information or wish to express an interest please phone Mark Annetts on 01722 342 860 or email

Salisbury City Council announces new Community Grant funding

Thursday, 26 January 2017

Salisbury City Council has announced the introduction of new types of grant funding totalling £27,000 per year for projects that will benefit the residents of the Salisbury City area. The new funding streams are designed to enable a wider variety of organisations and groups a chance to apply under two different schemes.

Quotation Opportunity - Cleaning

Monday, 16 January 2017

The Council wishes to engage a contractor to enter into a cleaning contract for a two year period, with an option for a further one year by agreement of both parties.

If you require any further information or wish to express an interest please phone Cathy Titcombe on 01722 342 860 or email

Camp Active holiday fun for kids is back!

Monday, 16 January 2017

From Monday 13 – Friday 17 February the popular Salisbury City Council Camp Active holiday club will run in Harnham. Camp Active is for children aged 5 – 11 years old and offers a wide range of sporting activities to keep the children entertained and happy during the February Half Term week.

Festive Opening Hours 2016

Thursday, 15 December 2016

Salisbury City Council offices at The Guildhall, will close at midday on Friday 23 December and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 3 January 2017.

Salisbury Big Business Event is back with “Bright Ideas for your Business!”

Thursday, 08 December 2016

The Salisbury Big Business Event is back in 2017 and will be coming to Salisbury from the 25 – 27 April in The Guildhall and Market Place. This event is organised by Salisbury City Council, Wiltshire Council, Salisbury Federation of Small Businesses, Salisbury Business Improvement District, Blue Frontier, Salisbury Journal and Salisbury Chamber of Commerce and is now in its sixth year.

Armistice Day

Friday, 11 November 2016

Armistice Day is today. The Act of Remembrance will be led by The Royal British Legion at 11.00am. All are welcome to gather on the Guildhall Square in front of the War Memorial to pay their respects.

Salisbury City Council staff will be observing a 2 minute silence for Armistice Day.

Winner of The Mayor of Salisbury Christmas Card Competition announced

Thursday, 10 November 2016

This year the Mayor of Salisbury, Cllr Derek Brown OBE held a Christmas card competition and encouraged local children up to the age of 13 years old to design his annual Christmas Card. The cards will be sent locally and to overseas destinations such as the Sister Cities in Maryland USA and the Twinning Cities of both Xanten and Saintes.

Joey Essex to turn on Salisbury Christmas lights

Thursday, 10 November 2016

Salisbury City Council is delighted to announce that Joey Essex will be switching on the Christmas lights on the evening of Thursday 17 November at the annual Christmas Lights Switch On event in the Market Place Salisbury from 6pm until 8pm.

A new cleaning and weeding regime for Salisbury

Tuesday, 08 November 2016

Following the recent transfer of assets from Wiltshire Council to Salisbury City Council, a new cleaning and weeding regime has been implemented by Salisbury City Council in advance of the formal exchange of street cleansing to bring the City up to a good standard.