Timeline events for date 1968

Comunity Date Events
Aldbourne 1968 The Queen Victoria inn closed; Wesleyan Methodists join the Primitive Methodists to form Aldbourne Methodist Church in a newly built hall in Lottage Road which is also used as the Methodist Youth Centre
Box 1968 Clift Mine was closed
Broughton Gifford 1968 Flooding again causes problems for travelling on Broughton Gifford's roads.
Calne 1968 A new section of road joining High Street to Curzon street is built south of the King's Arms Hotel and the north section of High Street between the Hotel and Wood Street is pedestrianised; Calne Junior School is replaced by St. Dunstan School and Priestley School
Chippenham 1968 Monkton Park School opens; new Church of St. Peter built and consecrated
Great Somerford 1968 The Mason's Arms closed
Minety 1968 St Leonard's School shut
Purton 1968 New buildings built for St. Mary's school on the Playing Fields
Ramsbury 1968 New doctors' surgery and dispensary built
Westbury 1968 Laverton County Infant's School moved to Eden Vale and renamed Westbury Infant's School
Wootton Bassett 1968 Juniors from the British School move to the newly built Noremarsh Community Junior School in Clarendon Drive