Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

Malmesbury Gazette & Herald

FIREFIGHTERS have been given new uniforms to fit all shapes and sizes, replacing old and bulky protective gear.

WILTSHIRE Police will stop sharing IT services with the county council after coming under pressure to improve cyber security by using more specialist national systems.

A GIANT crop circle created near music festival WOMAD at Charlton Park, Malmesbury is creating a bit of a stir.

THOUSANDS of world music fans travelled to Wiltshire over the weekend for WOMAD.

Organisers expected to be a sell-out crowd, with almost 40,000 partygoers flocking to Charlton Park, near Malmesbury.

SOUNDS from around the globe were heard in rural Wiltshire as almost 40,000 people gathered to hear music by performers from over 50 nations

It's over for another year.

Whether you love it, hate it or ignore it at all costs, Love Island 2019 has been hitting the headlines for the past eight weeks.

HUNDREDS of homes in the Malmesbury and Tetbury areas suffered a power black out.

Scottish and Southern Electric said: "We have received a report of possible damage to our overhead network this evening.

EMERGENCY services and engineers from Scottish & Southern Energy are investigating the cause of a fire which blacked out 3,800 customers earlier today.

A KNIFEMAN has been arrested after police were called to reports of a man threatening members of the public and waving a knife in the air.

FARMERS are digging ditches around their land and storing pricey GPS kit in secure vaults in a bid to stop the thieves targeting rural businesses.