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Asda petrol station divides opinion

NEWS that Asda may build a petrol station at its Melksham store has divided opinion amongst people in the town. Last month, Asda confirmed it would be applying for planning…

Melksham Live cancelled

A MUSIC event planned for this summer has been cancelled due to major delays in the organising.  Melksham Live was due to take place on Saturday 25th June to raise…

Melksham Carnival needs you!

MELKSHAM Carnival committee is looking for groups or individuals who would like to get involved with this year’s carnival. Simon Hedley, chair of the carnival committee said,  “Every year the people…

Tidy up Shaw and Whitley

COMMUNITY Action: Whitley and Shaw is  organising a community litter pick and tidy up on Sunday 8th May, meeting at Shaw village hall at 2pm. Chair of Community Action: Whitley…

Melksham Comic-Con and The Kings Arms join forces

THE Kings Arms will be serving a special edition  beer to celebrate Melksham Comic-Con’s fifth anniversary. To add to the fun and excitement of this year’s event, Wadworth Brewery will be…

Comedy Showcase first for Melksham!

Building on its success and reputation as a venue for live comedy, Melksham Assembly Hall has announced its first comedy showcase night on Friday 20th May, commencing at 8.00pm. Featuring…

Drivers warned about hospital parking fine errors

DRIVERS are being warned to be wary if they receive a parking fine after visiting Melksham Hospital, after a number of motorists were issued charges in error. Local man Anthony Watts…

May Tidy Town Day at the Riverside Club

The Bloom in Melksham group is working with the Town Team, Wiltshire Council and Melksham Town Council to keep Melksham looking great with regular Tidy Town Days. Usually the first…

Forest club to play for ‘Wacker Cup’ in memory of manager

FOREST AFC will be holding a friendly match for the ‘Wacker Cup’ next month to end the season, in memory of their manager Stephen ‘Wacker’ Wakefield, who died suddenly last year. The…

Local builder could be Best in the West

Local builder could be Best in the West

A MELKSHAM builder has made it to the finals of the regional Building Excellence Awards, having spent his entire working life in the construction industry. George Parks, a self-employed builder specialising…