Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury has elected a new town mayor.

At its annual meeting – held virtually for the first time on May 5 – Malmesbury Town Council elected Cllr Campbell Ritchie as the new mayor of the town with Cllr Paul Smith as his deputy.

ROYAL WOOTTON BASSETT: Haydn Andrews, 26, of Clarendon Drive, admitted breaching a bail condition banning him from contacting a woman he is accused of assaulting.

Inventor Sir James Dyson is the richest person in the UK for the first time, according to the Sunday Times Rich List.

Malmesbury’s Red Bull Inn has stepped in to support Heals of Malmesbury and its emergency ‘Meals’ on Wheels service.

THREE of Wiltshire’s top event riders won top five places in a unique online international sporting challenge.

A Swindon family lawyer believes lockdown is putting extra stress on couples who are trapped at home together.

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.