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Shaw play area given a facelift thanks to community support

Shaw play area given a facelift thanks to community support

With the existing play area at The Beeches looking dated having been installed in the early 1990s, Melksham Without Parish Council enlisted the help of keen residents to bring the…

Three generations help family business continue success after 25 years

Three generations help family business continue success after 25 years

A SUCCESSFUL family business in Melksham is celebrating 25 years of trading in the town.  The Cobblers Bench first opened its doors in the Littlebrook Centre in 1990 and since…

New Bowerhill pavilion edges closer

New Bowerhill pavilion edges closer

Building work is progressing well on a new modern pavilion which will be  built to Sport England standards on the field next to Christie Miller. It is set to open…

Melksham welcomes new Italian restaurant to town centre

Melksham welcomes new Italian restaurant to town centre

A NEW Italian restaurant in the town centre has been officially opened by the Mayor of Melksham, cllr Terri Welch.  Casa opened its doors for the first time on Tuesday…

Full steam ahead for Melksham canal plans

Full steam ahead for Melksham canal plans

“If the plans are approved, work could begin as early as next year.” PLANS for the restoration of Melksham’s canal route took a step closer to fruition when they were…

New retail units to be built in growing town

New retail units to be built in growing town

  Kavanaghs are delighted to be instructed by Guildhall Estates to market the new retail units at the East Melksham Local Centre. Guildhall Estates is developing the neighbourhood centre which…

‘Quiz for bikes’ at Shaw School Hall

The churches of Atworth, Shaw and Whitley are holding a Fish and Chip supper with quiz evening at Shaw School Hall on Saturday 31st January  This event is being held…

Beekeeping course

Melksham & District Beekeeping Association will be running a beekeeping course for beginners in April at Lacock. The course comprises of four theory sessions and two practical sessions at their…

Melksham’s newest pub toasts national award

A MELKSHAM pub is celebrating after winning a national award for the most attractive pub sign of the year.  The Milk Churn, which only opened its doors in July 2014,…

Vote for Melksham’s Person of the Year

Vote for Melksham’s Person of the Year

THE nominees for the Melksham News Person of the Year 2014 competition have been shortlisted, and now readers are being asked to cast their vote on who they think should…