Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

THE two cases of Coronavirus just across the county border in Gloucestershire are both linked.

It was confirmed on Sunday that the first person in the county to test positive for the virus is a member of staff at St Mary's Primary School in Tetbury who became infected whilst in Northern Italy.

A NURSERY has excluded all siblings of children who attend a Coronavirus-hit school 20 miles from Swindon.

Tiggers Nursery, based on Quercus Road in Tetbury, has made the decision following advice from Public Health England.

THIS month we've got an extra day in February for the first time since 2016 - and today's the day!

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 02:31

Tesco is cutting 1,800 jobs in bakery overhaul

TESCO is cutting more than 1,800 jobs as part of changes to bakeries in its large supermarkets.

The supermarket giant said 1,816 bakery staff are at risk of redundancy as part of the overhaul, which will take place from May.

A BARRISTER raised concerns about delay in the case of a Malmesbury paedophile caught with a vile stash of indecent images – more than two years ago.

A RISE in the number of people taking up apprenticeships resulted in Wiltshire College and University moving to a bigger venue to mark the annual awards.

AN alleged stalker was arrested on Valentine’s Day for breaching a temporary anti-stalking order imposed two days earlier.

The efforts of two volunteers behind the Wiltshire school triathlon have been recognised by the prime minister.

Jim Sewell and Tessa Murray, the volunteers behind the Flight Centre School Triathlon Series, have been honoured with the 2020 Points of Light Award.

THE KINGS Arms Hotel in Malmesbury has had a make over.

Four new bedrooms have been added while the hotel’s main area and reception has been given a lick of paint, a new bar and furniture.

Large areas in North Wiltshire have been hit with flooding over the weekend.

Photos taken by Malmesbury Police show the the extent of the flooding in and around Malmesbury following Storm Dennis.