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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…

Author donates children’s books to library

A LOCAL children’s author recently donated copies of three of her latest books to Melksham Library, as she celebrates successful sales worldwide. Sarah Hill, from Seend Cleeve, donated the fifth, sixth…

Local writer publishes newest book ‘Gold, Silver and Bombs’

Melksham author Ted Tayler has had his sixth book published on Amazon.  This is the second book in the series featuring ‘The Phoenix’. Set against the backdrop of the London…

Local artist’s cafe exhibition

DURING the month of May, local artist Cristina D’Amato will be exhibiting some of her works at the Art House Cafe in Melksham.  Cristina is an Italian artist but has…

Melksham Magna Carta parade volunteers needed

A CARNIVAL-STYLE celebration of the Magna Carta’s 800th anniversary will be taking place this year, and people from Melksham are needed to help create costumes, banners, and flags, and to take…

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