Timeline events for date 1930

Comunity Date Events
Amesbury 1930 Bus station built; Pickfords Ltd open a furniture depository in Salisbury Road
Amesbury 1930 Workhouse becomes a Public Assistance Institution under the control of Wiltshire County Council
Broughton Gifford 1930 Electric lights are installed in the Church of St. Mary the Virgin.
Calne 1930 Oxford Hall in Oxford Road built for the Open Brethren
Calne 1930 Boys' National School amalgamated with the National Girls' School as Calne Junior School; Fynamore School (its name since 1964) built in Silver Street; provision of school dinners commences; sports grounds at Anchor Road and Lickhill Road are opened
Chippenham 1930 Cloth industry ends in Chippenham - machinery is moved to Stroud
Corsham 1930 Stone quarrying in decline: Regal Cinema opens in Pickwick Road
Downton 1930 The Southern Tanning Co Ltd. failed and was replaced by Downton Tanning Co.
Great Somerford 1930 Official street lighting first installed
Minety 1930 Wooden village hall opened by Cecil Gouldsmith of Minety House
Pewsey 1930 A Roman Catholic chapel of ease opened
Purton 1930 National Infant's school closed; St. Mary's school modernised; senior pupils at Purton Stoke school transferred to Purton
Sherston 1930 Jack Amos becomes landlord of the Angel Hotel; cricket pitch built in Pinkney Park
Wootton Bassett 1930 The Gerard Buxton Memorial Sports Ground opens; the hospital closes