Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

A FACEBOOK group devoted to a town’s history has published its second book.

Malmesbury Now and Then was started five years ago as somewhere for people living in the town and those who had links with it to share its history.

Wiltshire Council is urging local communities and businesses to follow the raft of new measures introduced by the government this week to help tackle the spread of coronavirus.

POLICE arrested one man on suspicion of drug driving and issued a speeding ticket for a driver going 110mph during a road safety patrol on the A303.

THIS week's new lockdown measures have not affected the Theatre Royal Bath's plans to reopen the Main House with a collection of three modern classics.

The first tenants of Wiltshire Council’s new housing company have been house in St Margaret’s Close in Trowbridge.

MATT HANCOCK has said people should not be using the hack to get a coronavirus test.

Hundreds of car enthusiasts met up for an event in Trowbridge last weekend forcing police to close off the multi-storey car park.

A PUPIL at Royal Wootton Bassett Academy has tested positive for coronavirus.

All Year 9 pupils – 284 – are being asked to self-isolate for 14 days until 25 September.

AFTER a motorcyclist was killed in a crash on the Wiltshire/Dorset border on Saturday afternoon, drivers who were using the A350 are being asked to share any dashcam footage they may have with police.

The number of recorded coronavirus cases in Wiltshire increased by 8 over the weekend, official figures show.