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UK independent lighting specialists

Lightways is a family run small independent store who have been solving the southwests lighting problems for over 20 years. Our Chippenham store stocks a vast array of Traditional and Contemporary ceiling and wall fittings, table lamps, floor lamps, lampshades, and exterior lights from leading lighting manufacturers to suit all styles and budgets.

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Products and services

More than just a lighting company

At Lightways we believe in the personal touch so our website only showcases a small selection of what the store has to offer. With so many lighting options available to you it can be a minefield so why not pop along to our Chippenham store to discuss your lighting requirements with our friendly team – Geoff, Caroline, Vivienne and Mathew

Ceiling and wall fittings

Ceiling & wall fittings 

Ceiling fittings can be either flush, semi-flush or hanging pendant. All three can have single or multi lights. Wall fittings are usually single or double light and can be up or down facing, switched or unswitched.

Bathroom lights

Bathroom lights

Long gone are the days of the one light fits all globe type bathroom lights. We now have bathroom lights to suit all types of person, decor and type of bathroom all of which comply with IP regulations.



From basic hard coolies and empires, to elaborate silk embroidered shades. We stock a huge range of lampshades in a wide variety of styles, shapes, sizes and materials to suit every need. 



For a more versatile lighting option, spotlights offer focused light to wherever it's needed. These can be wall or ceiling mounted and have single or multiple lights.

Ceiling and table fans

Ceiling & table fans

Lightways stocks an extensive range of traditional and modern ceiling and table fans. Available in a range of finishes including antique brass, polished chrome and stainless steel.



We stock a comprehensive range of light bulbs including Incandescent, LEDs, Daylight, Vintage, Florescent and LED tubes.

Floor and table lamps

Floor & table lamps

Floor and Table lamps come in a wide array of styles, materials, shapes and sizes that it's impossible to generalise what is available. Standard lamps, task lamps, reading lamps, Tiffany lamps, bedside lamps, touch lamps, novelty lamps to mention but a few.  

Outside lighting

Outside lighting

We offer a range of practical and decorative outdoor lights that can add style and security to your property including porch lights, floodlights security lighting, spike lamps, garden spotlights and solar powered lights

Repair and restore service

Repair & restore service

For those favourite lamps that may have seen better days, we provide a cleaning, rewiring and PAT testing service. We also offer lampshade renovation with a range of fabrics to choose from along with braids and trims. Alternatively, we are more than happy for you to supply your own fabric.


Great solutions for every room of your home

If you are looking for lighting solutions for your home then we can offer you various choices in different price ranges to suit your budget. As well as the retail side we also have the ability of stocking a wholesale store for larger businesses.

Contact us

Lightways 18B. New Road,
Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 1HJ

Located in the market town of Chippenham, Lightways is a short stroll from the town centre and easily accessible by train and bus. Free on street parking (time limited) available on New Road.

/ 01249 653 983