Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Wednesday, 31 January 2018 23:09

Record breaking game of rugby

MEMBERS of Minety RFC have written themselves into the Guinness Book of World Records for taking part in the world’s longest marathon game of rugby.

DOG-LOVERS rejoice as a Hotel in Malmesbury has been named the best luxury dog-friendly hotel.

Whatley Manor Hotel and Spa has been awarded the accolade in the PetsPyjamas 2017 Dog-Friendly Travel Awards, which recognises special destinations that lead the way by offering a truly pet-friendly experience for customers.

A GROUP of Beavers from Malmesbury were given a very special surprise when they received their award certificates which were signed by the Chief Scout, Bear Grylls.

A RANGE of pilates and physiotherapy sessions to motivate, strengthen and tackle injuries is now available in Malmesbury.

SHERSTON will be hitting the airwaves again next week as it battles out to be the country's best village in a new Channel 4 programme.

A PUB on the High Street in Malmesbury has been taken over by a new general manager who hopes it will become a hub for the community.

Friday, 19 January 2018 03:11

ATM stolen during ram raid at Waitrose

CARELESS thieves stole a cash machine from Waitrose in Malmesbury this morning during a ram raid in the early hours of this morning.

AN 82-YEAR-OLD who molested a woman who suffers a mental disorder which impedes choice has been ordered to register as a sex offender.

THE OWNER of an opticians in Malmesbury, who spent two weeks in Ethiopia testing eyes and training eye clinic staff, has said the experience was "humbling".

Sunday, 17 December 2017 02:13

Fire crews tackle chimney fire in Malmesbury

TWO fire crews helped extinguish a chimney fire in Malmesbury yesterday evening. 

Firefighters from Chippenham and Royal Wootton Bassett were called to St John's Street at 6.14pm on December 16 where they used a stirrup pump, chimney rods and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the fire.