Devizes' iconic Assize Court building is saved from decay - to provide a new home for Wiltshire MuseumFollowing years of decay under various owners, a much brighter future beckons for the dilapidated Assize Court building in Devizes - as a new home for the Wiltshire Museum.
Road safety for Marlborough St Mary's pupils - Town Councillors express their full support for the schoolAt Monday's (19 November) meeting of the Town Council Planning Committee Councillors pledged their full and unanimous support for Marlborough St Mary's Primary School in their efforts to improve saftey for their children by achieving some form of signage and speed restriction in George Lane, particularly at the Eastern end where the Van Diemen's path emerges into the main road by the old Police Station.
There has been quite a lot of chat in the national media about delays with this year's flu vaccination programme and people have been asking marlborough.news why the jabs are later than usual. So what is the situation in Marlborough?
UPDATE: The road works have been removed so the High Street can be closed for the Friday evening Christmas Loights Switch-on. Thank you. Marlborough's Christmas lights switch-on, Christmas market, entertainment and Father Christmas' visit to the Town Hall is on Friday, November 30 starting at 5pm.
OBITUARY: Brian Davies a pioneer in work on radiation and long time Marlborough resident has died aged 88Brian Davies, who lived for forty-seven years at Ballard's Piece, Forest Hill on the edge of Savernake Forest with his wife Joan, died at home on 27 October 2018. He was 88.
The Prospect Hospice in Wroughton, which serves the wider Marlborough area and has an outreach base at Savernake Hospital, was inspected by the government's regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in August to check on improvements it had demanded after an earlier inspection.
Wiltshire Council have again postponed a final decision on the closure of their two popular outdoor education centres - Braeside in Devizes (pictured above) and Oxenwood near Marlborough.
Marlborough Rugby: Narrow and tough victory over Oxford Quins puts Marlborough back into winning ways
Oxford Harlequins 22 - 45 Marlborough
After a disappointing result at home to Old Centralians two weeks ago at the Common, Marlborough’s desire to get back to winning ways showed through at Oxford Harlequins on Saturday (17 November).
Elaine’s Travel was awarded Agent of the Year at the travel industry awards, sponsored by Carrier, at an Oscar styled ceremony held at the Natural History Museum in London last night, November 14.
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