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School In Focus. The Manor, Melksham. Latrell enjoys PE. Siobhan Boyle (SMB822/9)

School in Focus: The Manor Primary

Wedding planners Marie Pocock (right) of A Day to Cherish and Helen Pinkett of Bath Boutique Brides are teaming up in business.
Glenn Phillips GP228-2 (55337743)

Two Melksham businesswomen form new wedding partnership

Stonar School cheque presentation (54908694)

Atworth school helps children in Nepal

Witness appeal after aggravated burglary in Melksham

Witness appeal after aggravated burglary in Melksham

Avon Bowls Club Chairman Dawn Edwards and secretary Philip Wells with the fence the club have had to put to stop vandalism. Glenn Phillips GP221-1

Melksham bowls club takes a stand against vandals

Kirstie Jones, head of design and technology, Harry Alfrod, Jake Amos, chairman of RUH cancer unit Tino Polledri, deputy head of Melksham Oak Andy Gibson, Katie Thomas, Charlotte Hall and Rosie Russan

Melksham Oak students raise £360 for RUH cancer unit

Keen runner Robbie Newton, who works in Melksham has raised nearly £33000 for charity since he started pounding the pavements in 2005. Glenn Phillips GP222-1

Hilperton man raises £32,000 for charity over a decade

Diane Hawkins of Broughton Gifford has had a crossed line on her telephone for 11 days, which means her elderly stepmother is unable to contact her in an emergency    Siobhan Boyle (SMB807/4).

Broughton Gifford family left in limbo after phone number switched with fax machine

Police are urging missing Lee Bishop from Melksham to get in touch with them or his family

Missing Melksham man urged to contact family

The damaged machinery at the farm at Norrington Lane. Inset, the fire raging Picture Trevor Porter 52381/1

Broughton Gifford farmer recovering in hospital following barn fire

Owner of Zoomi Print Martin Burnett and Boyzone member Shane Lynch.

Melksham photographer snaps Boyzone band member Shane Lynch

Kevin Logan, who has prostate cancer, wants to set up a screening group in Swindon and Wiltshire to prevent men getting the disease before it is too late to cure. Pic: Dave Cox

Father's heartfelt bid to save other men from cancer

Broughton Gifford man taken to hospital with burns following farm fire

Father of three taken to hospital following Broughton Gifford barn fire

Nursery Chef regional finalist.  Snap Dragons nursery Chef Charlotte Chivers chosen as a finalist in the New Covent Garden Soup's unsung hero with young budding cooks Millie  and  Maddie  cooking up a a meal .. Pics Trevor Porter 52367 4.

Atworth nursery chef named South West unsung hero of the year

Ashley Woodward and Carly Burgess with their daughter Perri Louise and the mould, also inset below, which is affecting their home        Trevor Porter 52335/3

Melksham Mum and daughter living in mould-filled housing association home

Sarah Korkus, who is getting other people’s phone calls after a crossed wire mix up by the telephone company affected homes in Broughton Gifford Trevor Porter 52366/3

Broughton Gifford residents phone numbers switched after Openreach mishap

Outgoing chairman Rosalyn Clarke and new chairman Caroline Christopher present the £500 cheque to Lisa Lewis Trevor Porter 52356/3

Melksham Flower Club hands over £500 cheque to homeless charity Doorway

Fundraiser Steve Meggs, parish councillor Martin Freeman, left, and local electrician John Drummond, centre, with the new defibrillator  Picture by Glenn Phillips GP212/1

Broughton Gifford Pink Floyd tribute act and parish council raise money for defibrillator

Frederick Bailey, 80, jailed for 20 years after sexually abusing three girls during a 16 year period.

Melksham pensioner receives 20-year sentence after 16 years of abuse

Wiltshire Cllr Terry Chivers. Pics Trevor Porter.

Wiltshire councillor blasts council as secretive

Fundraiser Steve Meggs, parish councillor Martin Freeman(left) and local electrician John Drummond (centre) with the new difibrillator installed outside The Fox pub in Broughton Gifford.

Glenn Phillips GP212-1 (52889822)

Broughton Gifford Pink Floyd tribute act raises funds for defibrillator

Malcolm Shipp and Karen Davis, of Kennet and Avon Brewery

New Melksham micro-brewery gets green light

Great Chalfield Manor to host Dorothy House charity event (52424424)

Great Chalfield Manor to host Dorothy House fundraiser

The Norris family have donated £20k to the Helping Harry campaign. L-R Angela Norris with family dog Lucy, Dad Matt Kirkman with Harry , Mum Charlotte Deegan and Trevor Norris. Pics by Diane Vose DV2805/02

Melksham family edge closer to life-changing operation with £20k donation

Southern Electric Power Distribution lost power

THOUSAND properties in Melksham and Seend left without power

Year Fours Seb and Ellie with rainforest animals they have made. Photos: Glenn Phillips GP120

School in Focus: Aloeric Primary School

Award winning Bowerhill Residents Action Group (BRAG) picnic area flooded

Hedgehogs in danger after award winning Bowerhill picnic area flooded

Graham Ellis

Rail journeys double at Melksham station

Tracy Chorley (left) mum of Nicole who underwent pioneering surgery in 2011 to enable her to walk, chatting to Charlotte Deegan of Melksham and her son Harry Kirkman (3) who is facing a similiar operation...Glenn Phillips GP187-8. (50336296)

Christmas joy as Westwood family help Melksham mum with £60k fundraising goal

Stagecoach Theatre Arts Chippenham and Melksham showcase their talents in a special charity gala performance at the Phoenix Theatre in the West End.

Stagecoach perform in London's West End to support anti-bullying charity

The bridge near Seend with extensive damage after a low loader collided with it. Pics Trevor Porter TP52264-3

UPDATE: Delays after lorry damages bridge on A361 at Seend

Opening Dance Complex. Melksham Mayor Terri Welch cuts the ribbon to officially open the new dance complex at Avonside Enterprise Park Melksham.. Pics Trevor Porter 52194 1.

Melksham dance school owners delighted after studio move

Dave Maloney, chairman of the Melksham, Chippenham and Calne branch of the Wilts and Berks Canal Trust, with the Tony Davy Award

Wilts and Berks Canal Trust volunteers win award

Harry Kirkman enjoying a cake with mum Charlotte Deegan and Melksham Co-op staff Graham Moorhouse, Vicks Hunt, Abbe Decunha and Tracey Griffin Pic by Glenn Phillips GP163/2

Melksham fundraiser adds to £60k target for family

Tops Melksham. Tops Hair  Salon voted Melksham Best Looking business. Sandra  Stevens with the cup with Michelle Gillies holding the certificate and staff.Pics Trevor Porter 52212 1... (48931685)

Melksham Tops Hair Salon voted Best Looking Business

Swindon Crown Court

Jail warning to man, 22, who sexually abused girls of 13 and 14

Stonar Prep pupils making smoothies in technology week

Stonar pupils get to grips with technology

The 700-home development at Snarlton Lane will be transferred from Melksham Without to Melksham Town it was agreed this week

Vote passed to keep Melksham Town and Melksham Without as two separate entities

Organisers hope that Melksham's Christmas lights will be bigger and better than ever this year

Melksham Christmas lights will be bigger and better than ever this year

Mohammed Uddin from Melksham outside Swindon Magistrates Court. Picture by Dave Cox

Driving ban for Melksham teenager

Melksham Town Hall goes red, white and blue following Paris attacks

Melksham Town Hall goes red, white and blue after France attacks

Bradford on Avon town council staff were in fancy dress for Children in Need. Photo Glenn Phillips GP142-2

Wiltshire does its bit for Children in Need 2015

A crash involving a tractor and a car has blocked Snowberry Lane in Melksham. Picture: Google Maps

Tractor and car crash blocks Melksham road

Shaheen Jewanjee who is working at the new Melksham Football and Rugby club, Woolmore Farm which was broken into over the weekend. .Pictured with the Dumper truck which has a small amount of damage to it..CG127-010.Pictures Clare Green .claregreenphotogra

Melksham Town Football Club construction site grounds Halloween break-in

Melksham Metal Recycling, whose owner Lee Hazel is facing court charges

Scrap yard boss admits string of offences in Melksham

Oscar Alford, a 7-year-old Melksham boy has been drawing to raise money for a children's cancer charity

Youngster is quick on the draw for children’s cancer charity

Canberra Youth Centre reopens. Chairman of the Trust cllr Jon Hubbard with trustee Angie Rawlins. Pics Trevor Porter 52074 2.

Melksham Youth centre opens its doors for first time since council funding cut

Long delays on A350 due to roadworks in Beanacre

Long delays on A350 due to roadworks in Beanacre

Tickets are available from Melksham Town Hall, The Cobblers Bench, Forest Community Centre or online

Melksham fireworks 2015 set for November 5

Team celebrates in community centre with Mr Wakefield (far left) after on field success

Players pay tribute to football boss after sudden death


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