Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

IT'S hard to imagine opening a tabloid newspaper or women's magazine and not seeing reality star Gemma Collins' face.

A chef at a luxury hotel has been sacked after pouring boiling butter down the buttocks of a fellow employee.

TESCO has increased prices on more than 1,000 products in the past two weeks, including staples such as bananas, cheese, pasta and jam, new internal documents seen by PA show.

KNIFE crime is up for the sixth year in a row, new figures show.

In the year to March 2019, more than 285 crimes committed in the county involved knives – up four per cent on the previous year.

Police are appealing for witnesses after an incident in Sherston near Malmesbury.

Around 3pm yesterday (Saturday July 20), an altercation took place near to the High Street of the village between a group of men and involving a white VW Golf and brown Mitsubishi pick-up truck.

A cygnet has been seriously injured on the canal close to Royal Wootton Bassett.

Police say the baby swan was targeted between July 5 and 6 but was recovered on July 7 after it was reported to the RSPCA and Oak and Furrows Wildlife Rescue.

A CALNE schoolgirl got a huge surprise at Royal International Air Tattoo when she was photobombed by astronaut Tim Peake.

OFFICERS were prepared to smash car windows to rescue perspiring dogs, a Wiltshire police inspector warned.

It came as Swindon baked in 31C heat – with the hot temperatures expected to continue today.

A LARGE group of villagers from Crudwell, near Malmesbury, whose lives were devastated by flooding 12 years ago, will be pulling on their wellies at the weekend in the hope of preventing another flood.

A WILTSHIRE man's body has been found in the search for a missing swimmer at Cotswold Water Park.