Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

A SPATE of burglaries in Purton and North Wiltshire villages has prompted police to warn householders to take home security precautions.

Following a series of burglaries in the past couple of weeks in the Malmesbury and Royal Wootton Bassett area police are warning people to think more about how they keep their property and belongings safe.

Around 15 Chippenham based environment groups will be lobbying the council Area Board next week.

The board will focus on climate change at it's next meeting to be held at the Sheldon School Refectory

UNDER-18 knife cautions and convictions have climbed back up from a 10-year low in 2012, new government figures show.

Lush are launching a limited edition soap to raise money for a fund supporting wildlife in Australia.

So, if you're looking for a new scent or want to do something good AND treat yourself, then look no further.

A HUSBAND-and-wife duo helped smuggle £1m-worth of methamphetamine into the UK – in Mexican wrestler dolls and bags of coffee.

A SOFA, laughing gas canisters and masses of litter were dumped on a badger sett at a nature reserve, prompting the charity in charge to issue a plea for visitors to respect the site.

CHILDREN from a school near Marlborough are doing their bit to help the Australian bushfire crisis by getting productive to help affected fruit bats.

Wednesday, 22 January 2020 03:16

Four arrests after refugee drama in Marlborough

Four men have been arrested after being found stowed away in a horse box in Marlborough.

Sue and Jeremy Riches, from Pattingham, Staffordshire, had stopped at their son's house in London Road when they made the discovery.

Wednesday, 22 January 2020 03:22

New ortho unit at RUH

Patients with complex injuries and conditions that need specialist orthopaedic treatment will benefit from speedier care at a new dedicated unit that has opened at the Royal United Hospital.