How to get there

Wichelstowe is located on the Southern edge of Swindon, in a triangular site parallel to the M4 Motorway between Junctions 15 and 16.

It is bounded by Wootton Bassett Road to the North, Great Western Way to the West and Croft Road to the East.

For general access to the site, the best post code to use with satellite navigation systems is:

East Wichel SN1 7AP
Middle and West Wichel SN1 7BX

To view a street plan of that part of the site which is currently constructed (East Wichel) please click on the link below:

East Wichel Street Plan (January 2013)

For further travel options please click on the link below.

Travel Modes

Construction Traffic Regulations

All construction traffic travelling to and from Wichelstowe must use the approved routes for construction vehicles. Click on the link below for details.

Construction Traffic Rules


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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