Welcome to Wichelstowe

Welcome to South West England’s boldest new development – over 4,000 distinctive new homes, each bursting with character and with a range of styles and sizes to suit different ages, families and budgets. All just minutes from Swindon town centre.

The next phase of development will take place in the Canalside area and will include houses, shops, schools and a pub/restaurant. Canalside will form the vibrant heart of Wichelstowe, a place that you’ll always want to come back to, and a place where you’ll always feel at home.

Latest News

Canal Works Approved

Planning permission has been granted for improvements to the existing Wilts & Berks canal. Adverts have been posted to appoint a contractor and works will get underway in September 2017. The towpath has been closed to protect wildlife fencing in advance of construction. The works to the canal will be completed in two phases, starting […]

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Secondary school under construction

Planning permission has been granted for a new secondary school in Wichelstowe. Construction on the Deanery CE Academy will start in August with the school opening in September 2019 for year 7 pupils. The Deanery CE Academy will open in September 2019 for year 7 pupils only and will gradually increase its numbers each year […]

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Wichelstowe welcomes the Swindon Half Marathon

The new Swindon Half Marathon will be coming to Wichelstowe on 3rd September 2017. The Swindon Half Marathon route will run through the Wichelstowe site running south along Peglars Way and then west along Foxham Way and Blackhorse Way. The Wichelstowe development will be sponsoring the aid station at the nine mile point and there […]

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