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Town welcomes royal visitor

Town welcomes royal visitor

His Royal Highness the Duke of Gloucester was welcomed to Melksham last month by crowds of residents in the Market Place. The Duke’s visit launched a weekend of celebrations to…

‘Important’ meals service for vulnerable and isolated people appeals for help

‘Important’ meals service for vulnerable and isolated people appeals for help

MELKSHAM Community Meals is appealing for help to keep the service running. The popular service currently offers a place to eat for the community, including vulnerable and isolated older people, at…

Magical medieval merriment! Hundreds celebrate 800th market charter anniversary

Magical medieval merriment! Hundreds celebrate 800th market charter anniversary

  MELKSHAM’s medieval celebrations for the 800th anniversary of its market charter have been described as ‘magical,’ with hundreds enjoying a weekend packed full of merriment. And praise has been…

Melksham crowns its ‘bonniest baby’

Melksham crowns its ‘bonniest baby’

Melksham Carnival hosted its annual Bonnie Baby competition at the Forest Community Centre‘s family fun day. On behalf of the carnival committee, Beth Dark said, “It was a wonderful day…

Teenager runs 84km over seven days for lifeboat charity

Teenager runs 84km over seven days for lifeboat charity

SEMINGTON teenager, Edward Hickman, has completed seven days of running 12km each day, raising £540 for the RNLI.  Edward, 16, decides on this challenge as 84 kilometres, the total run,…

It’s ‘Pompeii or bust’ for chris and his banger car!

It’s ‘Pompeii or bust’ for chris and his banger car!

A MELKSHAM man is taking part in the ‘Banger Rally Challenge’, driving from St Austell, Cornwall, to Pompeii, Italy, and back again, in a car worth £200. Chris Thomas, with his…

Melksham to step back in time for ‘unforgettable’ 800th market anniversary weekend

Melksham to step back in time for ‘unforgettable’ 800th market anniversary weekend

MELKSHAM will be transported back to medieval times this weekend for an ‘unforgettable’ three-day event to mark the 800th anniversary of the town’s market charter. Celebrations will begin this Friday,…

Former Tavern pub to be transformed into family-style restaurant

Former Tavern pub to be transformed into  family-style restaurant

The former Tavern pub in the Market Place is reopening, with a new name, new look, and a exciting new theme!  The Market Lounge – café, bar and restaurant, will…

New campaign group says Melksham ‘CAN’ help fight climate change

New campaign group says Melksham ‘CAN’ help fight climate change

A NEW environmental campaign group is encouraging the community to join them in the fight against climate change. Melksham Climate Action Network – or ‘Melksham CAN’ – is planning to host a…

Australian’s lost wallet ‘boomerangs’ back Down Under thanks to mystery Melksham good samaritan

Australian’s lost wallet ‘boomerangs’ back Down Under thanks to mystery Melksham good samaritan

AN Australian man who lost his wallet whilst visiting Melksham, was shocked to return home Down Under to find that his wallet had beaten him back home, thanks to a…

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