Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Oliver has become the new most popular name for baby boys born in Wiltshire.

ONS figures show 56 newborns were given the name Oliver last year – making it an even more popular boys' name than the previous year's top ranked George, Harry and Oliver.

Young people in Wiltshire are being encouraged to walk, cycle or scoot their way to school when they return to class next week.

The latest financial report from Wiltshire Council shows that the local authority forecasts a £5.9m shortfall due to the impact of coronavirus.

Warminster woman will walk 26.2 miles in September to raise money for the RUH Bath.

Charity ambassador and dedicated fundraiser, Nicola Noble, is taking part in the My Walk of Life Marathon, a virtual event organised by The Friends Forever Foundation.

IT'S time to send in your sunflower photographs.

We want to see who's got the biggest, the brightest and the tallest.

Longleat’s flock of flamboyant Chilean flamingos is experiencing a summer baby boom – with fourteen chicks already hatched and more on the way.

Normal time restrictions for concessionary bus passes are due to be reintroduced by Wiltshire Council from next week.

Almost 1,500 businesses in Wiltshire risk missing out on a share of £17m in government grants as the deadline is due to close on Friday, August 28.

Railway passengers are being advised to check before they travel this bank holiday weekend due to improvement works being carried out on the West Coast mainline on Merseyside and in the West Midlands.

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