Calne / Lynham Guide

Useful Contact Numbers for Calne, Lynham
and the Surrounding Areas

Dentons has been providing local information and business listings since 1967. Below is a list of useful contact details for a range of services in Calne, Lyneham and the surrounding area. This includes information on council services, education, transport, health, recycling & emergency services.

Council Office Services

Wiltshire Council provides a range of services for the residents of Calne, Lyneham and the surrounding villages including education and social care.

Collections for Recycling and Rubbish0300 456 0102 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
Council Tax0300 456 0109 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
Parking0300 456 0100 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, Parking Services, PO Box 3106, Chippenham SN15 9BE
More Informationvisit website


Schooling can be a difficult time for parents and pupils. Below are some useful numbers to help combat potential issues that may arise for both pupils and parents during a child’s time at school.

Admission to Schools01225 713010 or visit websiteSchool Admissions, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
Bullying at School02077 303300 or visit websiteKidscape, 2 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0DH
Home to School Transport01225 713396 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, Passenger Transport Unit, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
More Informationvisit website

Register Offices

Wiltshire is home to some of the finest locations and scenery in the UK making the register offices in the area the ideal location for a notice of marriage or civil partnership at many of the major towns. The service is centrally administrated and also deals with the registration of births and deaths.

Wiltshire Register Office01225 713007 or visit websiteCounty Hall, Trowbridge BA14 8EZ

Emergency Services

Emergency services in Calne and Lyneham are well organised and extremely responsive. Contact information for the main emergency services in these towns is listed below:

Emergency ServicesEmergency: 999
Non-emergency 101
Localised national response
Wiltshire Police101 or visit websiteLondon Rd, Devizes SN10 2DN
Calne Police Station Silver Street, Calne SN11 0JF
Chippenham Police StationMonkton Park, Chippenham SN15 1ER
Royal Wootton Bassett and Cricklade Police StationLime Kiln, Royal Wootton Bassett SN4 7JJ
Dorset & Wiltshire Fire & Rescue Service01722 691000 or visit websiteDorset & Wiltshire Fire & Rescue Service, Hulse Road, Salisbury, SP1 3NR
Calne Fire Station01722 691000 or visit websiteStation Road, Calne SN11 0JW
Chippenham Fire Station01722 691000 or visit websiteDallas Road, Chippenham SN15 1LE
Royal Wootton Bassett Fire Station01722 691000 or visit websiteStation Road, Royal Wootton Bassett SN4 7ED
South West Ambulance Service0300 369 0130 or visit websiteAbbey Court, Eagle Way, Exeter EX2 7HY


Wiltshire hospitals are part of the Great Western Healthcare Trust and this part of Wiltshire is served by excellent NHS hospitals.

Chippenham Community Hospital01249 447100 or visit websiteRowden Hill, Chippenham SN15 2AJ
Great Western Hospital01793 604020 or visit websiteMarlborough Road, Swindon SN3 6BB
Melksham Community Hospital01225 701000 or visit websiteSpa Road, Melsham SN12 7NZ

NHS Services

There are a fantastic range of NHS services available to residents of Calne and Lyneham so whatever the problem be it a broken tooth or a broken leg, specialists are on hand.

Child Healthvisit website
Complementary Medicinesvisit website Search on
Dentistsvisit websiteSearch on
Diabetes Servicesvisit website
Doctors Surgeriesvisit websiteSearch on
Mental Health Servicesvisit website Mental Health Helplines
Optical Servicesvisit website Search on
Pharmacy Servicesvisit website Search on
Sexual Health Servicesvisit websiteLocal Sexual Health Services

Social Services – Children, Young People, Adults and Families

Wiltshire County Council has a number of teams and specialists in place, to support adults, families and children in Calne and Lyneham in all circumstances.

Addiction Support07514 527036 or visit websiteWASP (Wiltshire Addiction Support Project), 12a Duke Street, Trowbridge BA14 8EA
Adoption and Fostering03303 550333 or visit websiteWiltshire Council Adoption Team, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
Adult Social Care0300 456 0111 or visit websiteWiltshire Council Adult Social Care, Court Street, Trowbridge BA14 8BR
Children’s Safety and Social Care0300 4560108 or visit websiteChildren’s Safety and Social Care, The Cedars, Bath Road, Devizes SN10 2AP
People Living with Disabilities0300 456 0111 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
Further informationvisit website

Post Offices

The popularity of sending a letter may be decreasing but in and around Calne and Lyneham, there are many post offices to buy a stamp, send a letter, purchase a rod fishing license or exchange money for a trip abroad.

The Post Office 0345 611 2970 or visit websiteLocalised national response
Calne Post Office01249 81325921 Phelps Parade, Calne SN11 0HA
Quemerford Post Office01249 812360169-171 Quemerford SN11 8JX
Derry Hill Post Office01249 81237648 Church Road, Derry Hill SN11 9NR
Lyneham Post Office01249 890233St Andrews Court, The Green, Lyneham, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 4PD

Leisure Centres and Sports Facilities

There are leisure facilities in the Calne and Lyneham area offering a range of activities and classes.

Calne Leisure Centre 01249 819160 or visit websiteWhite Horse Way, Calne SN11 0SP
Royal Wootton Bassett Leisure Centre01793 852197 or visit websiteLime Kiln, Royal Wootton Bassett SN4 7HG
St Marys School Sports Centre01249 857335 or visit websiteSt Mary’s School Sports Centre, 63 Curzon Street, Calne SN11 0DF

Public Transport

There are excellent transport links and a main line railway station near Calne and Lyneham providing both efficient and scenic transport routes around Wiltshire and to the rest of the region.

Rail Enquiriesvisit websiteSearch national network
Chippenham Railway Station0845 700 0125Cocklebury Road, Chippenham SN15 3QE
Bus Timetablesvisit website

Housing for Homeless People

Support, advice and assistance is available to tenants, landlords, lettings agents, owner occupiers, parents, young people and agencies to try and prevent homelessness wherever possible.

Housing Department01225 770316 or visit websiteWiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN

Citizens Advice

For anyone facing money, legal, housing or benefit issues the Citizens Advice Bureau offers free, confidential and impartial advice.

Citizens Advice Bureau0844 375 2775 or visit websiteNationwide
Calne Bureau0844 375 2775 or visit website21 High Street SN11 0BS
Royal Wootton Bassett Bureau0844 375 2775 or visit websiteCivic Centre, Station Road, Royal Wootton Bassett SN4 7DZ

Chamber of Commerce

The chamber of commerce network can support your business throughout its lifecycle from start-up, development, growth and beyond. No matter what type of business you are, or whether your objectives are on a local, national or international scale, your local chamber can help you meet your goals.

Calne Chamber of Commerce07731 597248 or visit websitec/o Calne Community Hub, 27 High Street, Calne SN11 0BS
Wessex Chambers01225 355553 or visit website8 Ascot Court, White Horse Business Park, Trowbridge BA14 0XA


A coroner’s role is to establish, normally by post-mortem, whether a death is natural or unnatural in the eyes of the law. If the death is unnatural, further investigations might be undertaken with a view to presenting a case to be heard before a coroner at an inquest.

Wiltshire and Swindon Coroner Service01722 438900 or visit website26 Endless Street, Salisbury SP1 1DR