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.

Salisbury Flood Plan

Friday, 04 November 2016

Salisbury City Council is delighted to report that it has successfully applied for, and been awarded a grant by Scottish and Southern Electric (SSE) to purchase equipment to help the city prepare for any future flooding events.

Remembrance Sunday Parade and Service

Tuesday, 01 November 2016

Armistice Day is on Friday 11 November. 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 Carnival Results

Monday, 24 October 2016

On Friday 21 October thousands of people lined the City streets of Salisbury to watch Salisbury Carnival 2016.

This year 47 entries from both Wessex Carnival Circuit, the business community and local community groups took part in the illuminated procession.

Last Salisbury Teenage Market for 2016!

Monday, 17 October 2016

On Saturday 22 October Salisbury City Council will be hosting the last Salisbury Teenage Market of the year. This will be taking place on the Guildhall Square alongside the Charter Market, from 8am - 4pm.

Memorandum of Understanding signed by council leaders as transfer of facilities and assets moves forward

Friday, 14 October 2016

Leaders of Wiltshire Council and Salisbury City Council today signed a Memorandum of Understanding which sets out the terms for the transfer of responsibility for a package of buildings, facilities, assets and services to the city.

Baroness Scott of Bybrook, OBE, Leader of Wiltshire Council and Cllr Andrew Roberts Leader of Salisbury City Council signed the key document at the Guildhall.

The Mayor of Salisbury to climb Mount Kilimanjaro

Friday, 14 October 2016

The Mayor of Salisbury, Cllr Derek Brown OBE, will be climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania with his wife Cllr Penny Brown to raise money for his 3 local charities - ABF The Soldiers' Charity, Horatio's Garden and Friends of Salisbury Cathedral

Mayor's Christmas Card Competition

Monday, 03 October 2016

This year the Mayor of Salisbury, Cllr Derek Brown OBE is holding a Christmas card competition and encouraging local children up to the age of 13 years old to design his annual Christmas Card.

Last few Artisan, Teenage, Foodie and Vintage Markets for 2016

Tuesday, 20 September 2016

The popular Artisan Market, Foodie Friday, Teenage and Vintage Markets are drawing to a close for 2016 but there is still time to be involved. The Markets run from March until October in Salisbury Market Place and have been providing Salisbury with live music, street food and great stalls over the past few months. The last markets for this year are as follows: 

Victoria Cross Commemorative Stone to be laid for Lt Col Tom Edwin Adlam VC

Monday, 19 September 2016

A paving stone to commemorate the award of Lt Col Tom Adlam’s Victoria Cross (VC) medal for gallantry will be unveiled in Salisbury on Tuesday 27 September.

As part of a nationwide programme, VC commemorative stones have been laid at 469 towns and cities in honour of those who were awarded the prestigious medal. The paving stones are made of York stone Scoutmoor, a very hard-wearing British stone that is quarried near Ramsbottom. Each stone will include the name of the individual, the rank and regiment of the individual (at the time the VC was awarded) and the date of the action for which the VC was awarded.