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Credit to community for yew tree fundraising success

Credit to community for yew tree fundraising success

A LOCAL man has thanked the community for their help in donating yew clippings which were then used to fight cancer and raise money for Broughton Gifford Primary School.  Tom…

Big Walk success as many join in challenge

Big Walk success as many join in challenge

More than 45 people donned their walking shoes on Saturday 13th September to take part in the inaugural Big Walk to raise thousands of pounds for two charities. The Big…

Melksham’s handy men get a new name and a new home

IT’S all change at Melksham Shed as the community group has been renamed and will now move into new premises.  The group will now be known as ‘The Shed’, Melksham,…

Local pensioners star in national Get Online Week campaign!

Local pensioners star in national Get Online Week campaign!

  Two pensioners who completed IT courses with The Learning Curve in Melksham are the new stars of a national campaign which aims to inspire people to get online and…

Melksham to Monte Carlo raises £37,000

Melksham to Monte Carlo raises £37,000

TEN employees from Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems in Bowerhill took on a 900 mile cycle to Monte Carlo earlier this month. The cycle “Monte Carlo or Bust”, was  in aid of Cancer…

Melksham-based artist to exhibit on Britain’s biggest cruise ship

Works by Bowerhill artist Jemma Lewis have been chosen by P&O Cruises to be part of Britain’s largest floating art collection on its ship Britannia, which launches in March next…

Melksham woman overcomes fear of heights with skydive

Melksham woman overcomes fear of heights with skydive

A MELKSHAM woman has overcome her fear of heights by skydiving to raise money for Women’s Aid.  Candice Verallo completed a tandem jump recently and has raised almost £1,200 for…

Melksham Library turns 50

MELKSHAM Library is to celebrate being open for 50 years by having a celebration evening on Tuesday 16th September.  The celebration will see current and previous staff members of staff…

Come and join in The Big Walk along canal from Melksham to Bath

Come and join in The Big Walk along canal from Melksham to Bath

Local residents are being urged to join in The Big Walk from Melksham to Bath, to help raise funds for counselling support for young people and to bring cancer treatment…

Melksham Town Sound special guests clear-up community issue

Melksham Town Sound special guests clear-up community issue

MELKSHAM Town Sound had special guests last week discussing cycling on pavements following complaints about the issue in the town Pc Barry Dalton from Wiltshire Police was joined by Michelle…