MORE than 100 anxious residents packed into Ashton Keynes Village Hall last week for a public meeting to discuss a contentious plan to build 39 homes on a greenfield site in the village.
POLICE are urging residents to be vigilant after an elderly couple in Wiltshire received a scam call from someone pretending to be a police officer.
The man gave credible details and advised that someone had been arrested following fraudulent use of the couple's bank card.
A TASTER of one of the most significant historical finds ever discovered in Malmesbury will be on display next weekend.
An open day is being held for the Malmesbury Coin Hoard on Saturday, September 17, from 10am-noon at Malmesbury Library.
SHERSTON’S post office has once again been recognised as one of the best independent stores in the country.
The store came in the highly respected Independent Achievers Academy Top 100 list of independent stores recently.
A CHAMPION para-cyclist from Wiltshire is encouraging people to get on their bikes to support the air ambulance.
Lauren Booth, 15, is a Charity Ambassador for Wiltshire Air Ambulance (WAA) and is taking part in the Wiltshire Big Wheel event with her mum later this month.
A BEER and cider festival that has been funding vital community projects in Minety returns this weekend.
There will be a vast selection of cider and real ales as well as BBQs, live music and more during the Minety Beer & Cider Festival.
NORTH Wiltshire MP James Gray has spoken out in support of government plans, announced today, to lift the ban on introducing new grammar schools.
The government was forced to confirm its plans after a document was photographed being taken in 10 Downing Street this week, hinting at their likely expansion.
MALMESBURY made a friend last week and the town should reap the rewards.
Bad Hersfeld in Germany became an official ‘friend’ of the north Wiltshire market town when representatives from both places signed an agreement.
MENTAL health charity Wiltshire Mind is holding its AGM later this month.
The meeting will take place on Tuesday, September 20, at 2pm at the King’s Arm’s Hotel, Melksham.
APPLICATIONS have been opened for Police Community Support Officers (PCSO) positions with Wiltshire Police.
Recruitment is open until September 18.
For more information on the role, visit wiltshire.police.uk/jobs/psco