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Royal Horticultural Society gardeners’ Question Time

The Parish Council Allotments are one of only three allotments in the whole country to have been selected by the Royal Horticultural Society Vegetable, Fruit and Herb Committee for a…

234 bus to be axed this summer

FIRST Group are expected to withdraw their 234 Frome to Chippenham service – which stops in Melksham over 45 times per day – next month. The route is expected to be…

Children’s author to sign copies of final book in series

A LOCAL children’s author will be signing copies of her latest book – the last in the Posie Pixie series – in Marlborough this month. Seend author Sarah Hill is releasing the…

Melksham Talking Newspapers go digital

For many years the fortnightly editions of The Melksham Independent News have been recorded onto cassette tapes for blind or visually impaired people in the town and surrounding villages.  This…

Family Fun day raises over £1,500 for charity

A family fun day held at The Bear, Weatherspoons last month raised £1,735 for charity.  Barbara Davis, Shelley Davis, Sue Georgio and Claire Younger organised the event to raise money…

Sign-ups soar ahead of final garden waste collection

WILTSHIRE Council’s garden waste collection scheme is exceeding expectations in the lead-up to the last free collection next week. Over 25% of households have already signed up to pay the…

Prestigious gold award for jewellery designer

Former George Ward School pupil, Naomi Nevill, has won gold in the ‘jewellery & precious metal’ category of this year’s craft&design Selected Awards. Craft&design is a showcase for British crafts,…

Local woman will run 200 miles for meningitis charity

RUNNER Aimee Frew, from Melksham, has set herself the tough challenge of running 200 miles in aid of international charity Meningitis Research Foundation (MRF). Aimee will be running 200 miles…

Three more acts confirmed for Melksham’s Party in the Park

The latest acts to be announced as part of the line-up at Melksham’s Party in the Park highlight the range of musical entertainment that the audience can expect to enjoy.…

Missing Dog: Lewis

Missing dog: Lewis White, black & brown male cross breed (Age: adult) Missing from Padfield Gardens Melksham. He escaped from his new home (Tuesday 19th May), is unfamiliar with the…