Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Children in Wiltshire are placed with new adoptive families faster than the national average.

The Adoption Scorecard is published by the government and gives a national picture of how well local authority adoption services are performing.

More than £3m was given to Wiltshire Council in the government’s third round of additional coronavirus funding.

McDonald’s is looking to extend its opening hours in Trowbridge.

The application, which would see the Bradley Road fast-food restaurant open from 6am until 11pm Monday to Saturday, will be discussed by the Western Area Board on July 22, 2020.

Thefts of motor vehicles in Wiltshire have risen by 31 per cent in the last four years, new figures show.

One in nine patients in Bath and north east Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire feel their mental health problems are going unrecognised by their GP, new figures suggest.

Wednesday, 15 July 2020 17:25

Military charity gets £50k boost

MORE than £50,000 has been awarded to a Corsham military charity from the Office for Veterans’ Affairs and the MoD.

Twelve cases of coronavirus have been recorded in Wiltshire since last week, official figures show.

Public Health England figures show that 1,252 people had been confirmed as testing positive for Covid-19 by 9am on Tuesday (July 14) in Wiltshire, up from 1,240 the same time a week prior.

A Melksham company is helping local businesses by delivering PPE and a new contactless temperature track device.

A Melksham company is helping local businesses by delivering PPE and has become one of the only suppliers of a new contactless temperature track device in the South West.

Malmesbury firefighters have warned drivers to think about where they park after spotting a car left in a narrow spot despite warning signs.