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Rubbish system! council blasted by outraged Melksham resident

Rubbish system! council blasted by outraged Melksham resident

WILTSHIRE Council has been blasted for their ‘jobsworth’ attitude by a resident after they initially refused to collect her garden waste bin.  Pat Goodship, a resident of Scotland Road was…

Bikers turn out to pay their respects in Melksham

Bikers turn out to pay their respects in Melksham

RESIDENTS in Melksham’s Gloucester Square looked on in amazement as  around 40 bikers descended on the small close. The motorcyclists were there to pay their respects and to follow the…

Melksham UFC fighter Bradley Scott to make UK debut

MELKSHAM mixed martial arts star, Brad Scott, is preparing for his first ever UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) bout in the UK.  Brad who began his mixed martial arts career at…

Still more to come from Melksham Food and Drink Festival

Still more to come from Melksham Food and Drink Festival

THE fifth Melksham Food and Drink Festival has served up a whole host of tasty events this week, with more to come this weekend. The festival kicked off on Friday…

Diving opportunities for the disabled in Melksham

Diving opportunities for the disabled in Melksham

THE Dive Zone in Melksham is now a Disabled Divers International (DDI) Dive Centre, as well as being a Professional Association Diving Instructor five-star centre. The status means that disabled…

Melksham woman, Jacs lands leading role in Sweeney Todd

Melksham woman, Jacs lands leading role in Sweeney Todd

A MELKSHAM woman is set to play a starring role as Mrs Lovett in Sweeney Todd at Wharf Theatre, Devizes.  Jacs Brady who runs the sweet shop, Candy Jax has…

‘Thieves who took charity money won’t stop us’ – Melksham salon owners

‘Thieves who took charity money won’t stop us’ – Melksham salon owners

OWNERS of a Melksham hair salon are determined to continue to raise money for Cancer Research despite having over £300 of charity money stolen by thieves.  Lyndsey Yarwood opened the…

Broughton Gifford singer chosen to support X Factor artist Janet Devlin

Broughton Gifford singer chosen to support X Factor artist Janet Devlin

LOCAL singer/song writer Kate Lomas will be making her fourth appearance at The Fleece in Bristol on 26th September supporting X Factor’s Janet Devlin.  Kate, who is 18 and lives…

Businesses interested in Melksham Post Office takeover

BUSINESSES in Melksham have expressed an interest in taking over the franchise for the town’s main Post Office, currently based in Church Street, and moving it to their own business…

Melksham Young People’s Awards nominations now open

NOMINATIONS are now welcome for this year’s Melksham Young People’s Awards 2013.  The awards are an opportunity to celebrate some of the achievements made by young people living in the…