Parish Council


 Biddestone & Slaughterford Parish Council

Biddestone is a village and civil parish in northwest Wiltshire, about 3 miles west of Chippenham and 3 miles north of Corsham. The Bybrook River forms the western boundary of the parish, while the northern boundary follows approximately the  Bristol to Chippenham road, now the A420. The parish is just inside the eastern boundary of the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The civil parish elects a parish council. It is in the area of Wiltshire Council unitary authority which is responsible for all significant local government functions. The council is led by Baroness Jane Scott.

The council meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7.00pm in the Village Hall. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

The most recent minutes can be seen here

Parish Secretary

Glenys A Gill
Tel: 01225 742207   Email:
Parish Council Offices
Old School, Vicarage Lane
Colerne, Wiltshire
SN14 8EL

Here is a list of Parish Councillors, with their specific areas of responsibilities, you can contact a councillor by emailing the web editor via the contact us page.

Chairman                                                          Cllr Simon Bruce

Vice Chair                                                         Cllr  Ashley Juniper

Planning                                                            Cllrs Juniper & Williams

Village Hall Oversight                                      Cllr

Area Board Chippenham                                 Cllr de Fossard

Area Board Corsham                                        Cllr

Parish Steward                                                  Cllr

School Governor                                               Cllr

Police & Neighbourhood Watch                      Cllr Short

Toilets                                                                 Cllr

Traffic Calming/Speedwatch                            Cllr Short

Financial Oversight                                           Cllr

CATG and Roads                                               Cllr Williams

All Minutes are published in the Broadsheet which can be seen here.

Below is published the Annual return for the year, 2015-2016:

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Notice of Conclusion of Audit


Agenda for February PC meeting