The Heart of the Community
Villagers gathered together in the Playing Field to enjoy the Queens Diamond Jubilee celebrations in June 2012. Photograph by Jess Streeter.

Village Logo

We are hugely indebted to Ignition Strategic Design, Bath, for the design of our village logo and who also took into consideration that this should evoke a strong sense of place, differentiating Bulkington from other parishes and in particular our namesake in Warwickshire.

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Welcome to the website pages for our village community of Bulkington in Wiltshire

 - an idyllic rural location nestling on the edge of Salisbury Plain 

and with a choice of three market towns of Trowbridge, Devizes and Melksham wihin a 10 minute drive,

 and two of England’s most attractive cities – Salisbury and Bath nearby. 

Enhancing Our Environment

Saturday 1 st February saw Oliver Sykes and his friend William planting a number of native tree species including wild cherry, rowan, and silver birch, in the William Breach Recreation Ground, making an attractive addition to the existing copse which was planted four years ago. This long term investment in the environment was carried out entirely on the initiative of these two young men and the village residents are very grateful. The two have plans for further tree planting in other locations, land use permitting. Should anyone know of other sites where trees could be planted please let Oliver know.




Bulkington Parish Council


Bulkington Parish Council is currently looking to fill two vacancies as Members of the Parish Council to assist with the important task of maintaining and improving the Parish environment.We would invite all interested Parishioners to apply for one of these vacancies. Full details of the role and your anticipated involvement are available from Paul Bennett, Chair of the Parish Council, and potential Councillors are also welcome to discuss the role with him on 828374. Applications should be submitted to the Chair, Paul Bennett, at or to 7 Northfields, Bulkington, SN10 1SE


Agenda Feb 20.pdf


BPC Minutes Nov.pdf

BPC Minutes Dec 20.pdf

William Breach Playing Field Communication.

Protecting the future of the William Breach Recreation Ground  
The playground equipment in the playing field is over ten years old.  It all requires maintenance to meet safety standards and some of the equipment no longer complies, therefore requires repair, removal or replacement.  Any initiative to enhance the facilities within the playing field will come at a cost that will probably result in the increase of the precept (the element of the council tax that comes back to the parish). For these reasons it is important that parishioners can express their views and it would be greatly appreciated if you are able to complete the survey below. (FOUR PAGES-Please keep scrolling).

Playing Field Communication_Final Online.pdf


The Defibrillator is now up and running and is located outside The Well in Bulkington. Hopefully the defibrillator will never be used but if required, ring 999 and the emergency services will provide you with the code to access the defibrillator (as well as despatching an ambulance). The equipment is user friendly and a video is available to view at


Community Policing Teams Out And About 

Good Morning,

We're responding to your requests to see more Police in your area, by encouraging Police Officers and Police Community Support Officers (PCSO) to take their breaks (yes we all eat and drink) in your areas when they can. Not always easy to achieve, but if you see one in your local cafe and shops please say hello I'm sure they would welcome it.

Where they can they may also be catching up on work and completing investigation work, for current crime reports, but again please stop and chat they can always close their laptops and would probably like a screen break.

Community Policing Team Message Sent By
Helen Daveridge (Police, Community Co-ordinator, CPT West Wiltshire)




Seend Link Scheme

run by volunteers for the community to assist people who cannot access private or public transport. Contact Seend Link Coordinator for further information 07532 055560. Parishes and places covered by this link scheme are: Seend, Inmarsh, Martinslade, Redstocks, Seend Cleeve, Sells Green, The Stocks, Bulkington and Poulshot.

Volunteers are needed to help provide this valuable service to people in the community, many of whom are frail or elderly, to access vital medical and social services.

RAF Keevil Planned Flying Times

Now published on RAF Brize Norton website or Keevil Local Area Flying. 

Wiltshire Council Reporting

Did you know that you can report any number of issues to Wiltshire Council using their My Wiltshire Online Form. You can also download the My Wiltshire App for iPhone and iPad.


Recent Goings On
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  • Bulkington's History Update

    A History of the Parish of Bulkington has recently been added to the Wiltshire History website by Wiltshire Council's Community History Group. This is a comprehensive look at the Parish and it's community throughout its history. Read more on our History page.
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