Alton Parish village website

This is the Website of Alton Parish Council, comprising the three villages of Alton Barnes, Alton Priors and Honeystreet.

ALTON PARISH COUNCIL
Representing the villages of Alton Barnes, Alton Priors and Honeystreet
This website last updated 18 April 2017


 Wiltshire Council 

Election of Parish Councillors 

Parish:-   Alton   

Number of Parish Councillors:-   Seven

1. Forms of nomination for Town and Parish Council Elections may be obtained from the Electoral Services Team, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN from the Returning Officer who will, at the request of an elector for any electoral area prepare a nomination paper for signature. 

2. Nomination papers must be delivered by hand to the ‘Electoral Services Nomination Desk’ at any of the following designated Wiltshire Council Offices: 

 County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, BA14 8JN 

 Monkton Park, Chippenham, SN15 1ER 

 Crossmolina Buildings, Snuff Street, Devizes SN10 1FG 

 Fiver Rivers Health & Wellbeing Centre, Hulse Road, Salisbury SP1 3NR 

Delivery of Nomination papers can take place on any day after the date of this notice between the hours of 10am and 4pm Monday to Friday but no later than 4pm on Tuesday, 4th April 2017. 

3. If any election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 4th May 2017 

4. Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes and amendments or cancellations of proxy votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN by 5pm on Tuesday, 18th April 2017. 

5. New applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN by 5pm on Tuesday, 25th April 2017. 

6. Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN by 5 pm on Thursday, 4th May 2017. The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5pm on Tuesday, 25th April 2017. To apply on the grounds of work/service, the person must have become aware that they cannot go to the polling station in person after 5 pm on Tuesday, 25th April 2017 


Dated Wednesday 15 March 2017 

Dr Carlton Brand, Returning Officer Printed and published by the Returning Officer, Electoral Services, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN 




If you are a local person, or a visitor to this village you should know that the lead on the roof of this beautiful old historic church of All Saints was stolen in 2015.  Please read the below appeal and make a donation, if you can, for the restoration of the roof. Thank you.


All Saints roof Appeal launch 2017.  click here to download

All Saints’ Alton Priors Donation Form click here to download

































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