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Melksham man finds army badge

Melksham man finds army badge

A MELKSHAM man has found an army cap badge in his new home and is looking to reunite it with the owner’s daughter. Brian Youd bought his home in Birch…

Success for Seend author

Success for Seend author

A SEEND children’s author has been praised for her recently published series ‘Whimsy Wood.’ Sarah Hill has had positive reviews from book reviews critics and has also appeared on radio…

Train tickets now valid on the last bus from Chippenham to Melksham

MISSED the last train from Swindon to Melksham and Trowbridge at 20:12 (Monday to Friday) or 21:08 on Saturday?  You can now take the bus on the return half of…

Melksham fundraiser’s Tops charity head shave

Melksham fundraiser’s Tops charity head shave

A TEENAGER from Melksham has had her head shaved by her mum to raise money for Cancer Research UK.  Vicki Morey, 16, had her head shaved at Tops Hair Salon…

Melksham in a mess

Melksham in a mess

A RESIDENT in Melksham has described conditions near his home as “like living in a Third World country” after bins were left unemptied by the council.  Robert Wright contacted the…

Wiltshire Air Ambulance Friends Scheme gets off to a flying start

Wiltshire Air Ambulance Friends Scheme gets off to a flying start

A NEW initiative to secure long-term funding for Wiltshire Air Ambulance has got off to a flying start, with more than 100 ‘Friends’ signing up to support the charity well…

RUH Bath set to take over maternity services

The Royal United Hospital Bath has been chosen as the preferred bidder to provide maternity services. The decision means that maternity services provided at the Royal United Hospital and at…

Local film in Guardian competition

A MELKSHAM NEWS reporter and University of Bristol graduate has produced as video part of a science themed competition, hosted by The Guardian newspaper. Helen Drew, produced the video about…

Core Church Christmas dinner success

Core Church Christmas dinner success

CHRISTMAS 2013 was a record breaking day for the Core Church Christmas Dinner. The annual event took place with more guests, more helpers, more produce given, more time, money and…

Melksham Christmas lights critic joins the team

Melksham Christmas lights critic joins the team

  A LOCAL man who criticised the town’s Christmas lights has decided to join the team of volunteers who light up Melksham each year. The Melksham Christmas Lights team dedicate…