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Update on assault in Melksham

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses to an altercation between three people on King Street in Melksham on Saturday 3rd October. The incident happened around 10.00pm involving two women and…

Thirsty work! Burglar steals £70 and a can of coke from community centre but is caught on CCTV

FOREST Community Centre was broken into last week but staff are confident that the culprit will be caught thanks to CCTV.  In the early hours of Thursday the 3rd September,…

Appeal for witnesses to Sandy Lane collision

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses to a road traffic collision which happened between Devizes and Chippenham on Monday 24th August.  They say, “We received a call from the ambulance…

Witness appeal after man shot with BB gun on High Street

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses following an incident whereby a member of the public was struck by a pellet fired from what is believed to be a ‘BB gun’…

Renewed appeal following bus robbery

Detectives are renewing an appeal for information after a robbery occurred on a bus in Melksham on 2nd September.  The bus was a Fare Saver (X34) which travelled from Frome…

Witness appeal for incident on Western Way

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses to an incident involving two motorists on the A350 Western Way, Melksham on Tuesday 4th August.  Around 3.40pm there was an altercation between two…

Police appeal for attack witnesses

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses following reports that a Chippenham man was attacked in Melksham. The 33 year-old was out in Melksham town centre during the evening of Saturday…

Residents warned of bogus fish sellers

POLICE have arrested two men after people in the Melksham area were scammed by door-to-door salesmen selling  fish. Homeowners in Melksham, Bromham, and Marlborough have found themselves forced into buying vast…

Witness appeal after alleged attempted robbery and assault in Melksham

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses to two separate incidents which took place on the same day in Melksham.  Firstly an alleged attempted robbery took place at William Hill bookmakers…

Local man’s phone scam warning

A MELKSHAM man is warning local residents against the dangers of telephone scams offering paid services to stop cold calling. Ian Nockolds of Church Walk did some research after being contacted by…