Sports Walls & Skateparks

Salisbury has a series of sports walls and skateparks at a variety of convenient sites around the city. Sports walls provide safe, modern attractive facilities for people of all ages to play basketball and football. Our skateparks provide an area to test both skate and bmx skills.

Sports Walls

The Sports Walls that we maintain can be found at the following locations:

The Greencroft

Churchill Gardens

Harnham Recreation Ground

Wyndham Park Open Space

Lower Bemerton

Bishopdown

Meryrick Close

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Skateparks

Salisbury City Council manage and maintain skateparks across the City, these are: Churchill Gardens (updated and re-designed in 2014) Bishopdown Open Space and Western Way. Western Way skate ramp was upgraded in 2016 and now has a dual level, modern half pipe made using the latest materials and construction.

 

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Picture: Western Way Skate Park

Foodie Sunday

To mark the 10th and final day of Taste Salisbury, we were delighted to host Foodie Sunday on Sunday 5 September 2021.

A food and drink treat! Located in Salisbury Market Place, the event was a food and drink extravaganza featuring a fantastic array of local food producers and suppliers.

Food demos, tastings, local chefs, an array of food vendors and the Salisbury Vegan Fair joined us in the Market Place which was enjoyed by all. There was also fab live music acts throughout the day.

14 fantastic bakers entered into The Great Salisbury Bake Off with fantastic cakes such as Victoria Sponges, fictional character cakes and fruit cakes. Judges were impressed by all entries and 4 winners got their hands on fab prizes from The Cake Forge, Waitrose Cookery School and Charter 1227 Catering. 

Thank you to everyone who visited and took park in the hugely enjoyable day.

Here a some pics from the event:   

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Salisbury in Bloom

Salisbury Car Fest

Following government advice around the Coronavirus pandemic we have unfortunately decided to cancel Salisbury Car Fest which was due to take place on Sunday 3 May. 

Car Fest is a hugely popular event, with thousands of visitors enjoying cars, delicious street food and fantastic live music.

A large number of motor vehicles will be displayed at the event including rally cars, electric cars, super cars and sports cars.

Display your vehicle
We are looking for a varied showcase of cars for the event. If you would like to display your car at Car Fest, please download and complete the form below:

Display Car Application Form

Alternatively download a copy to print: Application Form 

Food/Drink Vendors
To apply to be a food/drink vendor at Car Fest, please downlaod and the complete the application form below:

Food Vendor Application Form

Alternatively download a copy to print: Application Form 

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Salisbury Together 2016

In July 2016 Wiltshire Council will make a decision about changing theSCC Salisbury Together Spotlight Buttonboundary of the City of Salisbury. Currently the City of Salisbury boundary does not include Laverstock, Ford, Old Sarum and Bishopdown Farm, and we think it should.

Wiltshire Council have contacted every household in those areas to tell them about the boundary review. As your local council, we want you to be informed of the changes that could happen in your local area.

We think it is only fair that every resident in Salisbury has their say on this important decision.
...this is where we need your help!

If you are a Salisbury resident you will be receiving this Salisbury Together 2016 document through your door shortly.

Please click here to view the statement made by the Leader of Salisbury City Council, Cllr Mr Andrew Roberts, at the public boundary review meeting on Monday 9 May 2016.

Wiltshire Council are currently contacting Laverstock, Ford, Old Sarum and Bishopdown Farm.  Please click here to see the latest information from Wiltshire Council.

HAVE YOUR SAY!

We want to hear from you. Please take a few moments to share your support for Salisbury Together 2016.

You can complete the back HAVE YOUR SAY page from the Salisbury Together 2016 document and drop it in to our Information Centre in Fish Row, or alternatively you can post it to us at Salisbury City Council, The Guildhall, Market Place, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 1JH.  We welcome responses by Monday 27 June.

You can tweet us twitter.com/salisburycc
You can facebook us facebook.com/salisburycitycouncil
You can complete the form below to show your support:

I support that Laverstock, Ford, Old Sarum and Bishopdown Farm should be part of the City of Salisbury and the boundary should be changed to include them

* Please note we require these fields to be completed to make your say valid

 We look forward to hearing from you.