Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Wednesday, 26 August 2020 15:28

Huge response to stop the gulls

NEARLY a thousand people in Devizes fed up with squawking and messy gulls have responded to a survey set up to try and solve the menace of the birds.

Wiltshire Council is encouraging shops and businesses to use the public space outside their premises not only for social distancing queuing, but to attract more customers.

Father Martin Griffin

PEOPLE are expected to line the streets of Devizes on Monday to say a final farewell to Father Martin Griffin, who has died aged 81.

The number of recorded coronavirus cases in Wiltshire increased by two in the last 24 hours, official figures show.

Tomorrow Wiltshire Council will be officially launching the first phase of its new-look website.

All the information will be transferred over to the new platform with heightened security, accessibility and reliability ‘making it easier for our residents to find the information they need’.

Burton author Amanda Read released her debut novel this summer and was delighted to find it receiving five-star reviews.

WITH hundreds of votes already cast, the Wiltshire Village of the Year Awards is heading for an exciting climax.

GRANTS of up to £25,000 are available to help businesses recover from the affects of the pandemic.

A YOUNG carer in Wiltshire has been left more worried about the future since the Covid-19 coronavirus.

The first coronavirus deaths in over five weeks have been recorded at Great Western Hospitals Trust, the latest figures show.