Timeline events for date 1973

Comunity Date Events
Aldbourne 1973 Aldbourne wins Best Kept Village Competition for the first time; Aldbourne and Baydon benefice combined with Ramsbury vicarage
Amesbury 1973 New public library opened in Smithfield Street
Calne 1973 The centre of Calne is designated a conservation area; Phelps Parade is built
Chippenham 1973 The present Library in Timber Street is opened by Lord Eccles
Corsham 1973 New shopping precinct built in Newlands Road
Cricklade 1973 North Meadow is designated a National Nature Reserve and Site of Special Scientific Interest
Great Somerford 1973 Emptying of the old rectory for sale after nearly 400 years of occupation : H.R.H. Princess Anne married Captian Mark Phillips, a resident of Great Somerford
Hullavington 1973 First Hullavington newsletter photo copied and limited numbers left in shops, pubs, etc
Melksham 1973 St Michael's Church of England Primary school, a purpose built school, is opened on its present site
Purton 1973 Play Close chapel re-opened following rebuilding and modernisation
Ramsbury 1973 Primitive Methodist chapel and schoolroom renovated
Wootton Bassett 1973 A new building for St. Bartholomew's C. of E. Primary School is opened