Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

A woman’s street brawl was likened by a Swindon judge to “handbags – until the claw hammer came out”.

Computer users have been warned about online coronavirus scams as the lockdown enters its seventh week.

A FORMER Scotland rugby captain who now uses a wheelchair has raised an astonishing £61,000 for the NHS by walking in his garden.

Malmesbury has elected its new mayor and deputy mayor.

Deputy mayor Campbell Ritchie was voted in as the town's new mayor unanimously at the town's virtual council meeting on Tuesday night.

Times are challenging for the local newspaper industry.

The Coronavirus outbreak has hit us hard due to declining advertising revenue and a reduction in newspaper sales while our readers are in lockdown.

THE Gazette has teamed up with BBC Radio Wiltshire in asking people in the county to come together by decorating their front windows with special bunting to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day.

SHOPPERS at the Asda-Walmart in North Swindon struggled to stay apart from each other in the crowded aisles.

Heals of Malmesbury have been nominated to receive a donation of more than £3,000 from NFU Mutual’s Agency Giving Fund.

Wednesday, 22 April 2020 05:24

Malmesbury relief fund launched by Heals

AN EMERGENCY hardship fund has been launched to help people in Malmesbury and surrounding villages.

The fund is run by local charity Heals of Malmesbury, and is for those who have little or no income and are facing debt as a result of the current crisis.

THIS year's WOMAD Festival at Charlton Park near Malmesbury from July 23-26 has been cancelled, the organisers said.