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Ukraine fundraiser

MELKSHAM Community Meals raised £220 for Ukraine at its Jubilee event last month.  Chair of the group, Sue Mortimer, said, “Thank you to everyone who donated to The Red Cross…

Ain’t no mountain high enough for fitness enthusiasts!

MEMBERS of local fitness clubs, On The Block Fitness Training and The Contender Gym, will be tackling the Three Peaks challenge next week for charity.  The fitness enthusiasts will take…

Everest trek raises over £4,600 for pre-school charity

OVER £4,600 has been raised by a member of staff at a Melksham-based care company, who trekked to Mount Everest Base Camp.  Autonomy Care Group’s marketing coordinator, Jen Latham, jetted…

Choir concert for Ukraine

MACAPELLO, Melksham’s Community Choir, will be performing a benefit concert for Ukraine on Wednesday 20th July at 7.30pm at the Baptist Church, Old Broughton Road.   Proceeds from the concert…

Village woodturner raises funds for Ukrainian children

Village woodturner raises funds for Ukrainian children

NEARLY £300 has been raised by the Kennet & Avon Woodturning Club to support Ukrainian children affected by the war.  To raise the money – a total of £270 –…

Nursery raises £1,700 for children’s hospice

Nursery raises £1,700 for children’s hospice

DAISYCHAIN Nursery has raised over £1,700 for a local children’s hospice.  The nursery raised the money by organising a number of sponsored walks last month. Money raised has been donated…

Couple in training for epic charity tandem bike ride

A COUPLE from Beanacre are in training for an epic tandem bike ride, to raise money for the  Children’s Hospice South West.  Theresa and Paul Darby will be cycling in…

Walk a ‘Meadow Mile’ for dementia

WILTSHIRE charity, Alzheimer’s Support, is looking for walkers to take part and raise money for the dementia support charity in its annual sponsored walk on Saturday 11th June.   The…

Never say never

AFTER swearing ‘never again’ to take part in an ‘ultra hike’, local charity trustee, Bryan Clover, has signed up to take part in the Thames Path Challenge.  The ‘ultra challenge’…

Wood turning demonstration for Shaw Village Fete; sale of pieces will raise money for Ukraine appeal

LOCAL woodturner Peter Hatherell from Shaw will be giving a demonstration of his skills at the village fete which will be held at the Shaw Village Hall on Saturday 4…