These pages provide an insight into some key aspects of design.

To find out about proposals for green spaces created for leisure and local amenities in Wichelstowe, please click on the link below.

Green Spaces

To learn about proposals for the Wichelstowe District Centre, please click on the link below.

District Centre

To see the Wichelstowe Masterplan, please click on the link below.

Masterplan PDF

For all archived consultations and planning documents, please visit the Archived Documents section in the Consultation menu


Latest News

Planning application submitted for new homes in Wichelstowe

    A detailed planning application for 85 new homes in the Canalside area of Wichelstowe has been submitted by architects Metropolitan Workshops on behalf of Swindon Borough Council. The choice of 1, 2, 3 and 4 bed homes for sale will be located to the north of the existing Waitrose store and be situated […]

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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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