Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

FIRST Malmesbury Cubs are ensuring scouting continues during lockdown, by going ‘virtual’.

Badges have been made available on line, so they can still be earned and weekly Zoom meetings are run by Akela, Gynnette Ranger-Walsh .

A Woman in her 60s has been arrested on suspicion of arson following a fire in a village near Malmesbury this morning.

Fire crews are this morning battling a house fire in Little Somerford, near Malmesbury.

Malmesbury Police have also been called to the scene to assist the fire service.

POLICE have closed off a road in Shaw after reports of a shooting involving a lorry.

SHARP-EYED viewers watching the BBC drama about the Novichok poisonings in Salisbury this week will have seen streets in Malmesbury used for the filming.

NORTH Wiltshire MP James Gray has today welcomed the reopening of high street shops.

He is planning a social distancing tour of towns and villages in his constituency to see how retailers and shoppers are getting on following lockdown restrictions being eased.

Wednesday, 10 June 2020 14:09

Litter at beauty spots on the rise

As lockdown eases, there has been a ‘dramatic’ rise in the amount of litter dropped at beauty sites across the county.

Boris Johnson has announced that from Saturday, June 13 - single adult households in England will be able to form a “support bubble” with another household.

A FIBRE-optic company is nearly halfway towards being able to provide Malmesbury with a ultra-fast broadband service.

Burger King has re-opened two restaurants in Wiltshire as part of its phased re-opening plan.

The branches at and Chippenham Services and Amesbury Services on the A303 are now serving again.