Malmesbury Newspapers

Wednesday, 08 January 2020 15:08

Thousands of Wiltshire women miss breast cancer screenings, NHS figures reveal

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Nearly 20,000 women in Wiltshire missed their last screening for breast cancer, NHS figures reveal.

Women are invited for a breast screening every three years between the ages of 50 and 70, to help catch cancer early.

Wednesday, 08 January 2020 03:50

Zara Tindall banned from driving for six months in Gloucestershire

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

PRINCESS Anne's daughter Zara Tindall was banned from driving for six months today after she was caught speeding at 91mph in her LandRover in the Cotswolds not far from her home.

Tuesday, 07 January 2020 17:05

Wiltshire Air Ambulance carried out more missions than ever in 2019

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

WILTSHIRE Air Ambulance had its busiest year since becoming a charity in 2015, rescuing more than 1,000 people.

Monday, 06 January 2020 23:32

UK gaming triumphs such as Sensible Soccer and Tomb Raider in new Royal Mail stamps

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Influential UK-designed games from the 1980s and 1990s are being celebrated by Royal Mail in a new set of 12 stamps.

Sunday, 05 January 2020 21:00

Warburtons respond to anger over halal symbol on bread loaves

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

BREAD firm Warburtons found themselves at the centre of a social media storm over a halal label on their products.

Friday, 03 January 2020 16:58

Dangerous dog that bit postman destroyed after biting woman in Bassett

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

A dog that had previously bitten a postman will be destroyed by order of the Swindon magistrates after it bit a woman.

Thursday, 02 January 2020 23:41

First meteor shower of 2020 set to light up night skies – here’s how to watch

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Skygazers are set for some celestial fireworks as the first meteor shower of 2020 looks to light up the night skies.

Thursday, 02 January 2020 21:47

Minety voyeur pervert John Wood admits hacking 45 computers

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Pervert John Wood admitted six counts of voyeurism and two counts of hacking 45 computers.

Appearing before Swindon Magistrates’ Court, Wood pleaded guilty to recording another person doing a private act with the intention that he would get sexual gratification.

Wednesday, 01 January 2020 17:08

Wiltshire Air Ambulance celebrates three decades of saving lives (and needs your help to keep flying high)

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

THEY are a common sight in the skies over Swindon and beyond, descending like angels from above to assist those in life-threatening danger.

Saturday, 21 December 2019 02:02

More police coming but 'no instant solutions' warns Wiltshire's top cop

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

More police officers will be recruited in Wiltshire next year but people should not expect to see dozens of extra officers on the beat.