Malmesbury Newspapers

Tuesday, 28 January 2020 01:01

Chippenham environmental groups will lobby the climate change focussed area board meeting next week

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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

Friday, 24 January 2020 17:15

More children being caught with knives in Wiltshire, figures show

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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

Friday, 24 January 2020 01:00

Lush launch koala soap in aid of Australian wildlife

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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.

Thursday, 23 January 2020 23:38

£1m-worth of crystal meth smuggled into UK in Mexican wrestler dolls

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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

Wednesday, 22 January 2020 17:00

Sofa dumped on badger sett at Malmesbury nature reserve

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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.

Wednesday, 22 January 2020 16:59

Ramsbury pupils make bat wraps to help Australian wildlife dying in fires

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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 03:22

New ortho unit at RUH

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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.

Wednesday, 22 January 2020 03:16

Four arrests after refugee drama in Marlborough

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

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 02:47

Libraries across Wiltshire close for a day

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Eight Wiltshire Libraries and all mobile libraries will close for one day on Wednesday 5 February for a staff training day.

Friday, 17 January 2020 17:04

Wiltshire parents told of paedophile risk by police under Sarah's Law

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Police told seven parents in Wiltshire that someone with access to their child was a sex offender last year.