Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Thieves stole £12,500-worth of cigarettes from a Tesco lorry, police have said.

Wiltshire Police has appealed for witnesses to come forward after the tobacco was stolen from the lorry, which was parked in a layby in Derry Hill, near Calne.

Wednesday, 22 July 2020 13:45

Teens warned over taking NoS

YOUNG people are being warned about the dangers of inhaling nitrous oxide.

Wiltshire Police said it would be carrying out extra patrols to tackle the problem.

SCRATCHWORKS Theatre, supported by Arts Council England, has created a new podcast called Stories from the Sticks featuring tales from rural communities.

As part of our Backing Business campaign, we spoke to a number of traders across the area.

RUGBY players from Bristol and Bath have joined Wooden Spoon Bristol and Bath, the children’s charity of rugby, which supports local charities like the Jessie May Children's Hospice at Home team.

Children in Wiltshire are placed with new adoptive families faster than the national average.

The Adoption Scorecard is published by the government and gives a national picture of how well local authority adoption services are performing.

More than £3m was given to Wiltshire Council in the government’s third round of additional coronavirus funding.

McDonald’s is looking to extend its opening hours in Trowbridge.

The application, which would see the Bradley Road fast-food restaurant open from 6am until 11pm Monday to Saturday, will be discussed by the Western Area Board on July 22, 2020.

Thefts of motor vehicles in Wiltshire have risen by 31 per cent in the last four years, new figures show.

One in nine patients in Bath and north east Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire feel their mental health problems are going unrecognised by their GP, new figures suggest.