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Crash survivor presents cheque to lifesaving air ambulance

Crash survivor presents cheque to lifesaving air ambulance

A MELKSHAM man who defied the odds to run 5km after being  told by doctors that he may never walk again after a horrific car crash, presented a cheque for…

Hundreds of trees planted to commemorate Melksham’s WW1 fallen

Hundreds of trees planted to commemorate Melksham’s WW1 fallen

VOLUNTEERS helped to plant 200 trees this month in ‘Shurnhold Fields’ to commemorate the fallen soldiers of World War One from the Melksham area. The special tree-planting event was organised…

Melksham Remembers armistice centenary

Melksham Remembers armistice centenary

MELKSHAM will mark  100 years since the end of World War One in a poignant Remembrance Sunday event where the town will pay its respects to those who lost their…

“It will always have a special place in my heart” Tributes are paid as iconic football ground is demolished

“It will always have a special place in my heart” Tributes are paid as iconic football ground is demolished

IT was the end of an era last month for the former home of Melksham Town Football Club, as demolition work began on the Conigre – but for the club,…

Melksham Town win battle to resurface ‘not fit for purpose’ access road

Melksham Town win battle to resurface ‘not fit for purpose’ access road

THE access road to Oakfield Stadium which was deemed ‘not fit for purpose’ has finally been given a more permanent surface by Wiltshire Council after months of campaigning by Melksham Town…

Christmas cards to support Melksham Carnival now on sale

Christmas cards to support Melksham Carnival now on sale

Unique Christmas cards will again be sold this year by trader Andy York, in support of Melksham Carnival.  The cards, which feature pictures of snowy scenes around Melksham, have been…

Melksham Poppy Appeal launched

Melksham Poppy Appeal launched

THE Royal British Legion in Melksham launches this year’s Poppy Appeal at the end of the month. The organisers are hoping to have another record-breaking collection this year. Poppies will…

Cyclist completes 980-mile challenge for charity

Cyclist completes 980-mile challenge for charity

CYCLIST Dean Banfield completed his massive 980-mile cycle challenge last month, taking part in the Deloitte Ride Across Britain, cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats in just 9 days.…

Melksham Town Council gives out over £40,000 in grants

Melksham Town Council gives out over £40,000 in grants

NEARLY 50 local community groups, projects and events have been awarded a grant from Melksham Town Council, which totals £40,359. The grants were awarded at a recent awards ceremony held…

Melksham welcomes Alzheimer’s Society Roadshow

Melksham welcomes Alzheimer’s Society Roadshow

A health and wellbeing event in Melksham gave local residents an opportunity to put their questions to experts and find out more about dementia, and other conditions, when the Alzheimer’s…