Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Wednesday, 27 June 2018 00:08

Fake salesman caught by police

SIX people have been arrested after police were called to numerous reports of door-to-door salesman causing a nuisance in Malmesbury on Tuesday.

A MAN found with a hoard of drugs after jumping the fence to get into WOMAD insisted to police the 10g of ketamine he was carrying was for his own personal use.

A 31-year-old man from Malmesbury is in custody following an incident in Swindon town centre in the early hours of this morning.

A MAN who raped and sexually assaulted a woman will be held in a secure hospital until it is safe to release him.

A TILL has been stolen from Malmesbury Cricket Club.

Police are appealing for information from the public after a till with an unknown amount of cash was stolen from the bar of the Cricket Club on Worthies Lane between 9pm on Thursday, June 14 and 1.30pm on Friday, June 15.

MALMESBURY continues to build a strong relationship with its sister town in France as it prepares to commemorate the centenary of World War One together.

MALMESBURY Beer and Sausage Festival was back with a bang this year at The Smoking Dog.

Crowds enjoyed the sunshine, live music and local beers, ciders and sausages on offer at the pub on the High Street.

A MALMESBURY School pupil has released a charity single in memory of her best friend.

Emily Jones, 15, released her first single called Sky Tonight on Friday (June 1), which celebrates the friendship she shared and lost with 14-year-old Hannah Cubin, who died suddenly in 2016 from a rare and undetected heart condition.

Thursday, 31 May 2018 22:24

Parts of Wiltshire affected by flooding

TORRENTIAL downpours yesterday (May 31) have caused havoc in parts of Wiltshire.

Station Road in Malmesbury was flooded yesterday evening due to blocked drains.

A TALENTED florist from Malmesbury has won a prestigious silver medal for the second time at this year's RHS Chelsea Flower Show.