Malmesbury Newspapers

Saturday, 13 February 2021 01:00

Tribute painting follows watercolour success for Brian Smith, from Malmesbury

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury artist Brian Smith has paid his own tribute to Captain Sir Tom Moore with a stunning watercolour painting.

Friday, 12 February 2021 06:58

School starts new chapter as permanent head is appointed and emerging build plans are shared

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

A £33 million school for special needs pupils in North Wiltshire is entering a new chapter as a permanent head is appointed and emerging plans for the new school build are shared.

Friday, 12 February 2021 06:16

Authorities tackle Covid outbreak at HMP Erlestoke

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

PRISON authorities and Public Health England are taking measures to contain a large Covid-19 outbreak among prisoners and staff at HMP Erlestoke near Devizes.

Friday, 12 February 2021 02:16

Police urge victims of hate crime to report incidents

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

PEOPLE living with abuse or hate crime during lockdown are being urged by Wiltshire Police to stand up to their tormentor and report any incidents.

Friday, 12 February 2021 00:30

Art project at Westonbirt Arboretum connects more people with nature

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

MORE people are being connected with trees and nature by a project using art.

Forestry England, which runs the Westonbirt Arboretum, is working with Gloucestershire charity Art Shape on the project which ends in May.

Thursday, 11 February 2021 23:03

Castle Combe appeals to those who wish to live and work from home

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

PICTURESQUE Castle Combe in Wiltshire has been listed as one of the top places in the UK to live and work from home in a new survey.

Thursday, 11 February 2021 21:30

OPINION: Wiltshire Climate Alliance's views

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

2020 will be forever famous as the Year of Covid. In Wiltshire, a group of passionate locals hope it will also be remembered as the year when the fervour and inventiveness of Extinction Rebellion met the steadfast experience of the ‘eco old guard’ and Wiltshire Climate Alliance was conceived.

Thursday, 11 February 2021 20:48

Driver stopped for drug driving in Chippenham found with a knife

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

POLICE in Chippenham found a lock knife in a vehicle they stopped for drug driving.

Now a Bristol man has been given a suspended prison sentence and banned from driving for a year.

Wednesday, 10 February 2021 20:15

Owners warned of new snatching ploy by dog thieves

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

DOG owners in Wiltshire are being warned about a new ploy involving a white van with a RSPCA sticker on the side.

Wednesday, 10 February 2021 16:07

PUBLIC NOTICES: Footpaths closed while developer builds homes

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Chippenham: Three footpaths around Chippenham have now closed for at least six months for residential development.