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Bowerhill girl takes leavers’ day by the reins

Bowerhill girl takes leavers’ day by the reins

LUCY Cox finished primary school in style this week by riding home on a horse. Lucy, a Bowerhill Primary pupil who is joining Melksham Oak in September, was surprised when…

Three-in-one! triple success for Melksham’s Manor School

PUPILS from Melksham primary The Manor School ended the school year with a bang, bringing home awards for cookery, gardening, and their carnival float. The school’s carnival float ‘To Infinity and…

Melksham Oak cooks up a storm!

Melksham Oak Community School held a cooking competition for Year 6 students from various primary schools in the Melksham area on 9th July.  What this entailed was the children getting…

Cake sale at St George’s Semington a great success

Members of St George’s Primary School Council, Semington, recently held a cake sale  in aid of a cancer care charity, which was part of the Marie Curie Blooming Great Tea…

Aloeric retain swimming title

ALOERIC Primary School has recently taken part in the Melksham School Swimming Gala and held a successful Summer Celebration Fair. The school reports, “a team of 13 year 5/6  swimmers…

Remembering former Melksham teacher

FORMER George Ward School teacher, Anne Aust, who began teaching at the school when it was named Shurnhold School, has recently died. Anne died peacefully in her sleep at Mavern…

Bowerhill pupils benefit from Life Bus lesson

BOWERHILL Primary school was visited by the Life Education Centre last month. The centre provides many programmes that are aimed at particular age groups. Programmes involve Caring for my Body,…

Pop star and Band Aid founder Midge Ure at Stonar Speech Day

Pop star and Band Aid founder Midge Ure at Stonar Speech Day

On a perfect Midsummer’s Day, parents, pupils and staff at Stonar, near Atworth celebrated the academic year and bade farewell to pupils moving on to the next stage in their…

Bowerhill School fete attracts over 1,000 people

BOWERHILL Primary School say their fete this year was a huge success after the sum of £4,300 was raised.  The event was opened by Bath’s Panto star Jon Monie and…

Duke of Edinburgh success for local youths

LOCAL youths have celebrated their achievements in obtaining Duke of Edinburgh awards at a recent ceremony.  Twenty youngsters were awarded certificates with 18 receiving a  bronze and two picking up…