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Friday, 04 May 2012 14:52

Outdoor Theatre performance of Cold Comfort Farm at Abbey House Gardens

Written by Justin Jeffrey

cold-comfort-farmBristol Old Vic Theatre School will be performing Cold Comfort Farm in an al-fresco presentation on the lawns of the beautiful setting of Abbey House Gardens, Malmesbury.

Friday, 04 May 2012 12:40

Malmesbury ‘Stencil Shed’ Artist Pleas For Electoral Help…

Written by Justin Jeffrey

syds-shedA man’s shed is most certainly his castle. Malmesbury artist ‘Syd’ has taken this motto to an extreme and made his shed into a modern day oasis of fun for work and play.

Thursday, 03 May 2012 15:57

Local team to walk 100 miles in aid of Hope For Tomorrow and CLIC Sargent

Written by Justin Jeffrey

100 Mile WalkTwo spirited locals, Graham Jobes and Rebecca Jobes will be walking 100 Miles around Malmesbury and the surrounding villages between Sunday 1st July and Thursday 5th July, in aid of the charities "Hope For Tomorrow" and "CLIC Sargent."

Monday, 30 April 2012 10:16

The April issue of The MVCAP Times

Written by Justin Jeffrey

mvcap-times-cover-april-2012The April issue of The MVCAP Times is out now and available to download.

This issue contains news and announcements regarding Reduced Street Lighting, Community Safety, The Cinema and Kite Festival, Community Transport and more.

Tuesday, 17 April 2012 11:28

Air Cadets experience flight in Grob 115E Trainer aircraft

Written by Justin Jeffrey

Photo: Cadets from Malmesbury and Salisbury Squadrons standing next to the Grob Tutor Aircraft. Photograph by kind permission of QinetiQ, RAF Boscombe Down. From right to left 4th, 5th, 6th and 8th.Four cadets from 992 (Malmesbury) Royal Air Force Air Cadets experienced the thrill of their first flight by taking to the sunny skies recently over Boscombe Down in the Grob Tutor trainer aircraft from 2 Air Experience Flight, RAF Boscombe Down.

Friday, 23 March 2012 09:05

Second housing estate plan thrown out at Malmesbury

Written by Justin Jeffrey

CONTROVERSIAL plans for a 180-home estate on the edge of Malmesbury have been refused just days after a government inspector gave the town a vital chance to come up with its own blueprint for the future.

Tuesday, 13 March 2012 15:59

Buckley Barracks scores highly with cadets

Written by Justin Jeffrey

Buckley Barracks scores highly with cadetsBuckley Barracks proved a big hit with the Royal Air Force Air Cadets from Dorset & Wiltshire Wing, who met there recently for a Sector five-a-side football competition on the excellent Astro turf facilities. This was by kind permission of 9 Regiment Royal Logistics Corps based at the barracks.

Thursday, 08 March 2012 14:24

Malmesbury Annual Health Fair 31st March

Written by Justin Jeffrey

malmesbury-health-fair-logoMalmesbury Chamber of Commerce, in association with Emma Newby, McTimoney Chiropractor, is hosting a Health Fair in aid of RUH Bath Neonatal Intensive Care Unit from 10.30am - 3.30pm at Malmesbury Town Hall on 31st March.

Tuesday, 06 March 2012 15:45

Would you like to become an Abbey Steward?

Written by Justin Jeffrey

Volunteers needed to take on the role of Abbey Steward for a couple of hours a week. Could you help out?

Saturday, 03 March 2012 10:42

Mobile Library Route Review – have your say

Written by Ruth Jeffrey

Every three years Wiltshire Libraries review their mobile library routes to ensure stops are located in a convenient place and are well used. To help Wiltshire Council improve mobile library provision they would like to know your views on the mobile schedule planned for your area from July 2012.