Wichelstowe is designed to create a very special environment, combining homes to meet a comprehensive range of needs and preferences with local amenities and ready access to all that Swindon has to offer.

These pages provide information that is helpful to residents and also to those thinking of moving to Wichelstowe.

To find out more about living in Wichelstowe please click on the link below.


To find out more about places to visit and things to do in Swindon please click on the link below.

Vision and Lifestyle

For progress updates and to find out what’s happening now in Wichelstowe please click on the link below.

What’s Happening Now


Latest News

Quality Bus Corridor Scheme

Following consultation on options for a proposed quality bus corridor in Old Town and at Mannington in December 2016, a scheme for the whole route between Wichelstowe and Swindon town centre has been developed. If the proposals are agreed, the scheme will be designed in detail later in 2017. The plans are available to view […]

Learn More
Wichelstowe District Centre Design Code Public Consultation

In accordance with Condition 6 of the Wichelstowe Outline Planning Permission (reference: S/13/1524) a new Design Code has been submitted to the Local Planning Authority for the District Centre within Middle Wichel. The remaining urban areas within Middle and West Wichel will be design coded and submitted separately at a later date. Wichelstow Design Code […]

Learn More
East Wichel Restricted Parking Zone

The East Wichel Restricted Parking Zone came into operation on 2 October 2016. Within the Zone parking is now prohibited at all times except in the marked bays.  The Zone boundary is clearly indicated to motorists entering the area and there are reminder signs throughout the Zone.  Bays where parking is permitted are marked by […]

Learn More