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Melksham sports commentator picks up gold at radio awards

MELKSHAM man Ian Nockolds picked up the Gold award for Sports Broadcasting at the Community Radio Awards. earlier this month. The inaugural awards took place at Birmingham City University with over…

Robot engineer gets ready for another battle!

A GRADUATE from Melksham has fulfilled a childhood dream by competing on the BBC series Robot Wars, and is already preparing for the next battle! In the show, competitors build their own…

Operation Christmas Child Appeal

PREPARATIONS for this year’s Operation Christmas Child are under way and now is the perfect time to start gathering bits for your box! The collection is run by relief charity…

Food & River Festival thanks Waitrose for its support

Organisers of the Food and River Festival have said they are still receiving positive feedback about this year’s event. Despite  grey skies, a great turnout  ensured that the stalls, activities…

Pub festival finishes summer with a bang

BROUGHTON Gifford’s Bell on the Common raised over £1,300 for charity at its first ever ‘Fest-i-Bell’ earlier this month. The first weekend of September saw the pub hold its first ever ale,…

Don’t ignore your parking charge says Citizens Advice

CITIZENS Advice has  urged anyone who receives a charge for parking in the car park behind Bank Street not to  ignore it. Several drivers have been hit with what they…

Young striker joins squad at Bristol Rovers

A MELKSHAM teenager  and former Town player signed for a Bristol Rovers youth team last month after being awarded a scholarship with the League One side’s academy. 16 year-old Rhys Talmash started…

‘Flog It!’ star to host Seend auction

PRESENTER of the BBC’s ‘Flog It!’, Paul Martin, will be auctioning off pews at a Seend church next month, to raise money for a refurbishment project. The Church of the…

Link scheme celebrates volunteers at summer lunch

MELKSHAM & District Link recently held a lunchtime social event for all volunteers in recognition of their contribution and commitment to the organisation that thrives in the local community. Volunteer Doreen…

Help make carnival bigger and better than ever!

Melksham Carnival Committee is already starting work on next year’s event, and they are looking for support from the community to help make it bigger and better than ever. Following…