24 Jan 2020
Marlborough was announced this week as one of the seventy finalist towns vying to win the UK’s largest community gardening competitionRead more
24 Jan 2020 Dianne Uttley
David returned to education teaching at Pewsey Vale School where he taught for 21 years. During this time he set up a livestock unit & wildlife area. Educational cruises & visits to the Gambia were also part of his time there. He ran a popular fishing club taking pupils to...Read more
24 Jan 2020 Danny Kruger
On Monday, the House of Commons passed a motion approving the Queen’s Speech, the Government’s legislative programme which was read out by Her Majesty before Christmas and has been debated over the last 10 days. To my mind this vote was as significant as the passage of the Brexit Bill,...Read more
23 Jan 2020 A Correspondent
A highlight of Wednesday evening’s Stonebridge Meadow Annual Review in Marlborough (January 22) was a screening of video footage showing an adult and two young otters in the river - just one mark of the success of the habitat management of the site. Read more
23 Jan 2020 Sue Round
Earlier this week, the Bishop of Ramsbury, the Right Reverend Dr Andrew Rumsey, led a service of thanksgiving and dedication and formally declared the Chilton Foliat Community Clubhouse open.
23 Jan 2020
Last summer, when Councillor Philip Whitehead took over from Baroness Scott as leader of Wiltshire Council, he inherited the position of joint chairman of the county's Health and Wellbeing Board (HWB). Read more
22 Jan 2020
Deputy Mayor, Councillor Mark Cooper was confirmed as the next Mayor of Marlborough at Monday's (20 January) meeting of the Full Town Council.
22 Jan 2020
At Monday (20 January) evening's meeting of the Town Council, councillors approved the setting of next year's precept - an increase of 5.76% over this year's level.
22 Jan 2020
Councillors agreed by unanimous vote that the revamped play area in Manton's Jubilee Field is to go ahead at Monday (20 January) evening's Town Council meeting.Read more
21 Jan 2020 Sue Round
St Francis School in Pewsey is celebrating their gold award from the Woodland Trust’s Green Schools initiative – the Green Tree School Awards. The gold award recognizes the green activities carried out at the school. These include tree planting, reducing carbon emissions and recycling.