Official sponsors

We would like to thank all the sponsors of Chippenham Half Marathon

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John Williams Heating Ltd

John Williams Heating Services are heating and plumbing specialists serving Chippenham and the surrounding area.

CD Traffic Management

CD Traffic Management

CD Traffic Management design and implement closures for static temporary traffic management on motorways and high speed dual carriageways including on-line widening schemes. They can also design, install, maintain and remove temporary traffic management on rural urban roads.

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M J Church is one of the regions largest Civil Engineering, Earthworks and Waste Management Contractors in the South West of England.

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Marlinmedia Limited

Marlinmedia Limited is a professional provider of a wide range of private and commercial ground and aerial photography services.

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Travis Perkins

Travis Perkins supplies tools and materials ranging from products suitable for landscaping and gardening projects to interior decorating, joinery, bathrooms, kitchens and so much more.

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Places Leisure

Places Leisure is a leading leisure and wellness partner delivering fitness, sport, health and wellbeing.

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Active Potential Therapy

Active Potential Therapy is a bespoke sports and health clinic offering a wide range of services to help keep you fit and healthy.


No stranger to running and some blistering elite marathon times in his heyday including a 2.46.25 at London in 1985, David has humbly supported the half from its early days contributing to much needed prize funds. You can always find David in our race village at prize giving!

David and his wife Gillian have lived in and around Chippenham all their lives. They were founder members of CLOGS Musical Theatre. David was Education and Arts officer for Chippenham Borough Lands Charity for 21years, retiring in 2015. He has also been a Chippenham town councillor since 2003.

Having served twice as mayor David is passionate about his town,contributing substantially to the community  through his services to various organisations including the Rise Trust and the Pickwick MAT .

David Powell: long-term friend and sponsor of Chippenham Half


The grandfather of six has two married  daughters: Stacey Webb and Sarah Button, both experienced runners who have completed the Chippenham Half Marathon  several  times.

This very short bio comes from the Half Marathon in the form as a "Thank you" to David for his work, love and support to our event.