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Melksham supports Sport Relief

Melksham supports Sport Relief

MELKSHAM residents, schools and businesses have all stepped up to raise funds for Sport Relief last weekend. Melksham’s efforts contributed to the national charity raising a record £51million to help…

Royal visit to Melksham

THE Princess Royal will visit Melksham’s award-winning dairy exporter, Coombe Castle International, to officially open the company’s new premises next month. Princess Anne will visit the company’s headquarters on Monday…

Site visit needed before Wiltshire councillors decide on Sandridge Solar Farm

Site visit needed before Wiltshire councillors decide on Sandridge Solar Farm

THE decision whether to award the Sandridge Solar Farm planning permission or not has been delayed to allow councillors a chance to visit the site.  The controversial plans to build…

Traditional European Food and Craft Fair comes to Melksham

THE delights of the continent will transform Melksham town centre into a bustling European market place on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th March. Market organiser Olivier Simonin said, “We have…

Serious concerns at Bowerhill-Melksham housing link-up

MELKSHAM Without Parish Council has expressed “very serious concerns” about plans to build on rural land that would link Bowerhill to Melksham.  The concerns come after building  company Mactaggart &…

Good Evans! Funny man’s Melksham fans clamour for tickets

Good Evans! Funny man’s Melksham fans clamour for tickets

HUNDREDS of people lined the streets of Melksham on Monday as they queued to get their hands on tickets to see top comedian Lee Evans.  Some early birds were in…

Anger at plans to build on Berryfields playing field

Anger at plans to build on Berryfields playing field

RESIDENTS in Berryfields are outraged at plans to turn a well-used playing field into houses and flats. Those living on Berryfield Park contacted the Melksham News after Selwood Housing announced…

Melksham Independent News – 600 not out!

Melksham Independent News – 600 not out!

YOU are reading the 600th issue of Melksham Independent News!  The paper – one of only a handful of independent family-owned newspapers left in the country – was set up…

Huge Melksham effort to back Sport Relief

RESIDENTS, businesses and schools in the town are all mounting a huge effort to support this year’s Sport Relief charity drive. Sport Relief, which will take place between Friday 21st…

­­­Opportunity Melksham – career and training event for everyone

­­­Opportunity Melksham – career and training event for everyone

PEOPLE in Melksham and the surrounding area who are looking for their first job or moving on to the next step in their careers, are being encouraged to attend a…