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Town Hall flies the flag for LGBT History Month

THE rainbow flag is being flown above the Town Hall throughout February to mark LGBT History Month. The annual event observes the history of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community,…

Say cheese! Melksham’s amateur photographers display work in Market Place café

PHOTOGRAPHS taken by members of the Melksham Amateur Photography Group are on display in the Arthouse Café, Market Place, for the month of February. From the group, Julie Lavery says,…

Melksham News goes walkabout Down Under!

MOVING to the other side of the world is no excuse to miss out on all the goings-on here in Melksham! Karla Baker and Will Richards moved to Australia in…

Local artist looking for muses

AN artist from Melksham, Rose Purdon, is  in search of her muses, to give them a copy of her artwork, after painting four local residents. One of Rose’s muses, Andrea…

Breakthrough summer for local author

Melksham author Ted Tayler has had an exciting summer. The fifth book in The Phoenix series ‘The Price of Treachery’ was published in August; two factions vie for superiority within…

Local author has ninth book published

Melksham author Ted Tayler has had his ninth book published on Amazon.   The third title in The Phoenix series ‘Nothing Is Ever Forever’ has several interwoven themes and is…

Calling all young artists! Enter the Rotary Art Competition

ARE you a keen young artist who loves to paint or draw? Then why not enter your work into a local art competition?  Melksham Rotary Club is running a junior artist competition…

New exhibition at Art House Cafe

December’s exhibition at the Art House Cafe has gone on show, with work from St Mary’s Art Group in Hilperton. Exhibition organiser Pattie Lockett said, “The group is thrilled to…

Young musicians star in concert film

A double DVD of the whole of The Colerne Music Fund charity gig, with performances from four of the town’s best young musicians is now available.  All profits will go…

ArtHouse Cafe Exhibitions

THE ArtHouse Café is currently displaying work by Joy Jeffries, Mike Gorringe and Christine Coutts as well as textile work by a group called ‘Materialise’. Materialise is a group of…

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