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Bowerhill Barkers appeal for help

A group of Bowerhill fundraisers are appealing for help for their ‘coffee and cake day’ to raise money for a guide dog charity. The event will be the first for…

Curry night for Melksham’s RAFA

MELKSHAM RAFA raised £600 at a banquet night held at the Sultan Indian Restaurant earlier this month. The money raised will go towards the Wings Appeal, the RAF Association’s on-going fund-…

Melksham raises £1,150 for Marie Curie

The Great Daffodil Appeal collection for Marie Curie has raised £1,1150 in Melksham recently,  by collectors in the town and at Leekes. The money raised will go towards providing support…

Charity shop’s sale day

The Wiltshire Mind charity shop in Church Street, Melksham, is holding a sale day this Saturday, 31st March.  All clothing, shoes and bags will be hugely reduced in price. Bev…

Charity in memory of teenager receives official status

A melksham couple have been successful in setting up a charity in memory of their 13-year old daughter who died in January after being diagnosed with a brain tumour. Parents of Evie…

Think pink! Curves waives joining fee to raise money for breast cancer charity

CURVES in Avonside,  Melksham, is waiving all services fees for new customers in March in their continued efforts to raise money for the fight against breast cancer. Instead of the…

First time half-marathon runner raises money for Air Ambulance in memory of Michelle Phillips

FIRST time Bath Half Marathon runner, Sally Chilcott, aims to cross the event off her bucket list before she turns 40 this year, running in memory of her late friend…

Think pink! Curves waives joining fee to raise money for breast cancer charity

CURVES in Avonside,  Melksham, is waiving all services fees for new customers in March in their continued efforts to raise money for the fight against breast cancer. Instead of the…

Charity race night for 60th birthday raises £6,000

MELKSHAM resident, Keith Taylor, celebrated his 60th birthday with a charity race night on Saturday 24th February at the Melksham Conservative Club. Keith, a pensions manager who has a passion…

Carnival queen donates her gown to Wiltshire Mind

MELKSHAM reigning Carnival Queen, Cara Wallace, has donated her carnival gown to Wiltshire Mind to help support their on-going work. The dress (pictured) was supplied by Belle of the Ball…