Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Friday, 24 August 2018 05:54

Minety man to sign sex offenders register

A MAN accused of importing an illegal child sex doll has been made to sign the sex offenders register after pleading guilty to downloading hundreds of indecent images of children.

ANIMAL lovers from Malmesbury spent three weeks gaining the trust of a stray dog living in a field to give her a chance to find her forever home.

COURT: Ritchie Plumb has been sent for trial accused of importing banned child sex dolls along with charges of making and possessing images of child sex abuse.

FOR much of my life, I foolishly told myself that festivals weren’t for me.

“My favourite musician is Bruce Springsteen and many of the other names on my iTunes song list are dead now”, I said.

WILTSHIRE'S biggest little festival kicks off tomorrow in Little Somerford with a variety of live music.

Running for 12 years, this year will be its last Fieldview Festival before it goes on hiatus and they hope to go off with a bang.

Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:47

WOMAD spectacular ends on a high

TENS of thousands of people enjoyed an eclectic mix of music, dance, arts and sumptuous food at this year's WOMAD festival.

BUDGET store Aldi has unveiled plans to open a branch in Malmesbury.

The chain has been keen to open a new store in the town for some time, and has since identified the Malmesbury Garden Centre, on Crudwell Road as a suitable location.

Wednesday, 25 July 2018 22:06

Flying high changes life

LIFECHANGING scholarships where people with a disability learn to fly have been praised by a Malmesbury woman who believes the experience has helped her come to terms with her illness.

A MARRIED man who got a vulnerable 11-year-old girl to carry out sex acts on herself has been jailed for five years.

Tuesday, 17 July 2018 06:43

Crowds bouled over at annual tournament

HUNDREDS gathered for arguably the biggest event on the Sherston community calendar as the relatively quiet village was once again transformed into a giant boules pitch.