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Scouting twins begin their fundraising journey

SCOUTS Will and George Lister have been busy fundraising after being chosen to represent their Scout group at the World Scout Jamboree in 2019. After finding out that they will…

Local housebuilder supports Melksham charity for the elderly

McCarthy and Stone, the housebuilder behind the Meadowsweet Place Retirement Living development in Spa Road, Melksham, has given Melksham and District Link Scheme a welcome donation of £500. Melksham and…

Dorothy House Christmas tree collection in Melksham

MELKSHAM has been chosen for this year’s Dorothy House Christmas tree collection scheme, which the charity initiated last year. The scheme allows local people with an SN12 postcode to donate…

Business group gets behind Wiltshire Air Ambulance Appeal

The local business community got behind the fundraising appeal for Wiltshire Air Ambulance’s new airbase in Semington at Business Growth Group’s networking meeting in Melksham on Friday 8th December. Business…

Bowerhill Primary School Christmas fete raises £700

BOWERHILL Primary School’s Christmas fete has raised £700 for the school’s library. Chair of the parent teacher association, Nicky Hobday said, “It was a fantastic turnout and we made over…

Children In Need at Daisychain Nursery

Children at Daisychain Day Nursery in Whitley joined in the fun for a week of Children in Need fundraising, whilst  providing a very good opportunity to bring an awareness of…

Martial arts marathon raises £1,000 for Children in Need

A MELKSHAM martial arts club has raised £1,000 for Children in Need by completing a five-hour non-stop training session recently. 19 members from Elite Martial Arts in Melksham and Westbury, ranging…

Bowerhill Primary School raise over £400 for Children in Need

Bowerhill Primary School has raised over £400 for Children in Need. Chair for the Parent Teacher Association, Nicky Hobday said, “On Tuesday 14th November, members of Bowerhill School council held…

Local charity spreading sunshine and festive cheer to families of children with cancer

WHILE the rest of us tuck into Christmas feasts with our families, unwrapping presents in our homes decorated for the season, some families face the bleak prospect of spending the holidays…

Children In Need fundraising at Forest and Sandridge primary

STUDENTS at Forest and Sandridge Primary School joined forces with Lloyds Bank on Tuesday 14th November to raise money for Children In Need. Volunteers from Lloyds banking group came in…