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Thursday, 22 December 2016


The Services Cotswold Centre - Temporary Housing For Army Families

Located mid way between Bath and Chippeham, just off the M4 outside Corsham,
the Cotswold Centre provides temporary housing for families of serving
personnel from all three services. Whether you are in transit between postings,
retiring, have welfare housing issues, have been the subject of emergency
evacuation from overseas or simply want a break in the countryside, 
the Centre offers a secure, comfortable and affordable place to stay. 
In the case of estranged families and 
those leaving the Services, the family is to include one child.

The Accommodation The sixty cosy single storey, centrally-heated, three
bedroom chalets and converted flatlets are all self catering, fully furnished and
include cooking utensils, freezer, fridge, cutlery, crockery, bedding and towels.
Televisions can be hired for £1-50 per week. Your accommodation will be ready 
or you to take over on arrival. If you arrive outside working hours your keys will
be left with the security guard at the gate.The daily charge is only £7-00 per family;
R&R families pay £10. The rent includes heating, lighting and the laundering of 
bed linen. 

What is at the Centre?
The secure twenty five acre site has its own well appointed Amenity Centre with

internet connection, Tavern Bar, games hall (including large screen TV),
launderette and children's playground. The Centre's Community Organiser arranges
regular outings to the shops and other local attractions. For those staying longer,
at the centre, there is an excellent Early Years Centre for children from 3 to 4 years,
and a county run Primary School for 5-11 year olds. 12-16 year olds can attend
Corsham Secondary school which is close by. For families who are leaving the 
Services the Centre has a limited GFA and furniture storage facility. The Centre
prides itself on providing a caring environment with professional experienced staff 
to help with and advise on housing, benefits and legal problems. No pets are 
allowed on site.

To find out more contact the centre on 01225 810358 Mil (9)4382 4521.

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