Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Monday, 04 November 2019 03:50

Petition to ban sale of fireworks in shops

More than 180,000 people have signed a petition calling for a ban on shops selling fireworks.

Ahead of Bonfire Night on Tuesday, the online petition reached 180,000 on Monday afternoon.

It's the first December general election since 1923.

And with the big day less than two weeks before Christmas, cutting into Christmas shopping time, concerts and all those things we tend to like to do, here's some key dates to put in your diary so you're prepared.

MCDONALD'S has confirmed they will be selling 99p Big Macs and giving away free fries for one day only - but the offer is only available via the app.

A BLIND man has denied possession of more than 500 indecent images of children and attempting to incite a “girl” into engaging in sexual activity.

SHOPPERS are being warned to return a range of hummus products to supermarkets over fears they could be contaminated with salmonella.

The UK is on course for a December general election after Labour announced its conditions to back the move had been met.

SHOPPERS are being warned about fraudulent messages being sent out by scammers pretending to be from parcel delivery companies and online purchasing sites.

PATIENTS at a hospice will not be short of entertainment after a helper group from Malmesbury bought ten new flatscreen TVs for the home.

Saturday, 26 October 2019 03:43

Picture gallery: Mud Nation Race

Hundreds of runners braved the rain to take part in the Mud Nation Race in Malmesbury this morning.

FOR the first time ever, the Aldbourne Band finish in the top 10, after a performance at the British Open Finals.