Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Health leaders have asked the public not to throw away the progress made in tackling coronavirus by behaving badly on the first weekend of reduced lockdown restrictions.

Children's play areas across Wiltshire are set re-open tomorrow (Saturday, July 4) for the first time since March, as restrictions ease.

A mum-of-two has been charged with causing the death of a “conscientious and considerate” young mechanic in Broad Hinton a year ago.

A maths tutor drank a bottle of wine before crashing his car in a ditch.

Dylan Keeton had been in the midst of a mental health crisis when he drove his Toyota Rav 4 to a layby in Corston on March 2 and drank a carton of white wine.

Aldi announced that it is on the lookout for new store locations in Wiltshire – including Swindon and Royal Wootton Bassett.

A Malmesbury man has been disqualified from driving for nearly two years after he pleaded guilty to drink-driving.

A north Yorkshire man is seeking more information on an historic Wiltshire football medal which he describes as the ‘holy grail’ for Calne Town FC supporters.

PAVEMENTS on Marlborough High Street are to be widened for a year to encourage shoppers to return to the town and allow social distancing.

Plates stolen

BETWEEN June 20-22 thieves stole number plates from a vehicle parked in a layby at Ashton Common, Steeple Ashton.

FOOD retailer Aldi is targeting nine Wiltshire towns where it wants to build new stores - ideally on a main road with good access.