Malmesbury Newspapers

Monday, 24 February 2020 03:33

Malmesbury man admits downloading child porn pictures

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

A BARRISTER raised concerns about delay in the case of a Malmesbury paedophile caught with a vile stash of indecent images – more than two years ago.

A RISE in the number of people taking up apprenticeships resulted in Wiltshire College and University moving to a bigger venue to mark the annual awards.

Wednesday, 19 February 2020 17:29

Man told to leave Job Centre coach alone after stalking order breach

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

AN alleged stalker was arrested on Valentine’s Day for breaching a temporary anti-stalking order imposed two days earlier.

Wednesday, 19 February 2020 04:55

Marlborough Schools triathlon volunteers get Number 10 award

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

The efforts of two volunteers behind the Wiltshire school triathlon have been recognised by the prime minister.

Jim Sewell and Tessa Murray, the volunteers behind the Flight Centre School Triathlon Series, have been honoured with the 2020 Points of Light Award.

Wednesday, 19 February 2020 03:27

Malmesbury hotel gets a make over and throws in a new menu and some music into the mix

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

THE KINGS Arms Hotel in Malmesbury has had a make over.

Four new bedrooms have been added while the hotel’s main area and reception has been given a lick of paint, a new bar and furniture.

Monday, 17 February 2020 21:25

Storm Dennis: Drivers ignoring road closure signs and getting stuck in floods

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

DRIVERS are being warned not to try to drive through flooded roads after police received a number of reports of cars getting stuck in floods this morning.

Monday, 17 February 2020 19:51

Storm Dennis: Photos show extent of flooding in Malmesbury

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Large areas in North Wiltshire have been hit with flooding over the weekend.

Photos taken by Malmesbury Police show the the extent of the flooding in and around Malmesbury following Storm Dennis.

Wednesday, 12 February 2020 17:54

Police ‘cannot enforce roads’

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

UNDERFUNDING of traffic officers means Wiltshire Police “cannot provide effective enforcement”, a union has said.

PC Tom Wilson, Wiltshire Police Federation representative, said the number of specialist traffic cops had fallen from 142 in 1998 when he joined the force to 24 today.

Wednesday, 12 February 2020 14:29

Wiltshire taxi drivers fury at bid to lower fares

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

ANGRY taxi drivers in north Wiltshire are threatening to stop working on a Sunday if new fares are introduced.

Tuesday, 11 February 2020 00:27

STORM DENNIS: More strong winds and heavy rain set to hit Swindon this weekend

Written by Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Storm Dennis is set to bring heavy rain and strong winds in Swindon.

Just days after Storm Ciara caused chaos across Wiltshire, the Met Office has put out yellow warnings for wind and rain over this coming weekend.