Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Saturday, 25 May 2019 20:01

Plans afoot for carnival

AUGUST is set to see the biggest and best month of events in the history of the Malmesbury Carnival.

BIRTHDAY girl Helen Barker was given a surprise party by the congregation of her village church on Sunday.

MALMESBURY Abbey is the venue for a special dementia day on May 17, running from 10.30am to 3pm.

HISTORIC vehicles and vintage displays gave visitors an immersive look into British life during the Second World War.

INSPIRING examples of business from across Wiltshire will get the recognition they deserve tonight.

The winners of the 25th Wiltshire Business Awards will be rewarded at a glittering ceremony at Centerparcs Longleat.

INSPIRING examples of business from across Wiltshire will get the recognition they deserve tonight.

The winners of the 25th Wiltshire Business Awards will be rewarded at a glittering ceremony at Centerparcs Longleat.

THE A361 at Devizes is closed after a serious road accident.


The accident happened at Caen Hill in the town and has seen a diversion put in place sending traffic via Rowde.

Wednesday, 08 May 2019 20:14

New mayor is selected

Malmesbury has elected its new mayor and deputy mayor.

Deputy mayor Julie Exton was voted in as the town’s new mayor unanimously at last night’s town council meeting.

A CALNE boy has appeared in court charged with stabbing Calne schoolgirl Ellie Gould to death.

Dressed in a grey tracksuit top the 17-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, spoke only to confirm his name, age and address.

A CALNE boy has appeared in court charged with murdering Calne schoolgirl Ellie Gould.

Dressed in a grey tracksuit top the 17-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, spoke only to confirm his name, age and address.