Campus project timeline

The development of the proposed Melksham Campus is planned to take place in four phases, subject to all necessary planning permission being granted and all timings are indicative.

Phase 1 – start Autumn 2014

  • Demolition of Melksham House sections with no historical value
  • Refurbishment of retained section of Melksham House
  • Refurbishment of existing tennis courts
  • Small contractor compound, accessed from Market Place
  • User access retained for cricket and bowls facilities
  • North/south right of way retained

Phase 2 – Early 2015 to Spring 2016

  • Possession of vacant MTFC site
  • Contruction of campus
  • contractor compound on rugby pitch, with access from A350
  • User access retained to cricket and bowls facilities
  • North/south right of way suspended

Phase 3 – start summer 2016

  • Campus is open and operational
  • Demolition of Blue Pool
  • Construction of remaining new car park on Blue Pool site
  • Small contractor compound, accessed from Market Place
  • User access retained to cricket and bowls facilities
  • North/south right of way reinstated

Phase 4 – Autumn 2016

  • Campus completion