Malmesbury Newspapers

Wednesday, 22 July 2020 02:43

Scratchworks Theatre's new podcasts recount stories from rural communities

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

SCRATCHWORKS Theatre, supported by Arts Council England, has created a new podcast called Stories from the Sticks featuring tales from rural communities.

Tuesday, 21 July 2020 22:31

Mobility Store boss tells how business provides a vital service

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

As part of our Backing Business campaign, we spoke to a number of traders across the area.

Friday, 17 July 2020 23:05

Wiltshire families benefit from home care for youngsters with life-limiting conditions

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

RUGBY players from Bristol and Bath have joined Wooden Spoon Bristol and Bath, the children’s charity of rugby, which supports local charities like the Jessie May Children's Hospice at Home team.

Friday, 17 July 2020 08:01

Wiltshire gains good marks on Adoption Scorecard figures

Written by 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.

Friday, 17 July 2020 02:01

McDonald's bid to extend opening hours in Trowbridge

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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.

Friday, 17 July 2020 02:01

Wiltshire Council receives over £3m from the government

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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

Thursday, 16 July 2020 19:01

Wiltshire car thefts rise by 31% in four years

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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

Thursday, 16 July 2020 05:01

One in nine patients' mental health problems 'unrecognised by GP'

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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

Tuesday, 14 July 2020 23:32

Twelve new coronavirus cases diagnosed in Wiltshire

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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.