Timeline events for date 1975

Comunity Date Events
Broughton Gifford 1975 Conservation area designated for listed properties of 'special architectural interest'.
Calne 1975 Bowood House and gardens opens to the public
Chippenham 1975 Brooke-Bond-Oxo closes in Westmead Lane with loss of 200 jobs. The grammar and secondary modern schools become co-educational comprehensive schools
Cricklade 1975 Cricklade by-pass opened
Marlborough 1975 Marlborough Grammar School and Marlborough Secondary Modern School amalgamated to form St. John's Comprehensive School
Pewsey 1975 Pewsey Vale Secondary Modern School becomes a comprehensive school and is renamed Pewsey Vale School
Wilton 1975 Wilton Church of England Junior School moves to a purpose built school in Burcombe Lane and is renamed Wilton Church of England First School when a three tier education system is introduced to south Wiltshire. The old school building becomes a Community Centre; Wilton Church of England Controlled Secondary Modern School is renamed Wilton Church of England Middle School and pupils aged 14+ move to new school at Bemerton Heath