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The Chippenham Soap Box Derby

On Sunday 19th May make sure you turn out for the annual Chippenham Soap Box Derby. Taking place on Sunday 19th May from 12-4pm throughout the High Street hand-made, non-power assisted karts will manoeuvre the course past crowds of spectators and businesses complete with obstacles and ramps! Entry is in advance only.  Each hand-made kart […]

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The 2019 Chippenham Pancake Race

The annual Chippenham Pancake returns again this year on Tuesday 5th March for some flipping good fun. Racers will be joined by their teams to compete along the ‘track’ set up outside the Town Hall in Chippenham’s High Street. Categories will be grouped from younger ages up to older racers, with the final teams to […]

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Chippenham Calf Structure

Chippenham was at one time the largest one day cattle market in England and many locals will recall the busy Friday market days with cattle truck from all over England and Wales descending on the town. The market was located in the Market Place until 1910. It then moved to an area next to the […]

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