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Melksham

Teresa Wiltshire and her mum, Mary Lymath, at Melksham Cemetery where her dad's gravestone has been pushed over. By Siobhan Boyle SMB645/2

Melksham family's anger after 'unsafe' gravestone is pushed over

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Raising charity cash Jon Hubbard on his warm up walk at Asda Melksham. With Jordan Hood, Angie Rawlings and Claire Cordon.. Pics Trevor Porter TP1778-2

Last call for people to take part in Melksham's Big Walk

A man suffered life-changing injuries in road rage incident in Melksham

Man suffers life-changing injuries in alleged Melksham road rage incident

Simon Lomas and his friend Andrew Jordon celebrate arriving at Land's End

Broughton Gifford man wheely glad to complete challenge

Leap of Faith. Tracey  Freeguard, whois taking a leap of faith with her daughter Amy with a sponsored  parachute jump raising  money for the new cancer centre checking their just giving pages. Pics Trevor Porter 51767 6. (36008040)

Melksham mum ticks off bucket list with charity tandem dive

FGW staff to strike on Sunday as talks collapse

FGW staff to strike on Sunday as talks collapse

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Wiltshire Police would like to hear anyone who witnessed the incident

Youths threaten couple with a knife in Melksham pub

The Cosworth worth £26,000

Broken down super car is stolen

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Marc Bayley Beard director, Jonathon Seed of Wiltshire Area Board, Roy While of COB and Cllr Jon Hubbard with representatives of the Melksham Football and Rugby Club at the photocall to mark the start of the new complex on Woolmore Farm.Pics Trevor Porte

Construction work starts on new £7m Melksham rugby and football facilities

Grace with her mum Michelle Brightwell and hairdresser Amy Wakeman. By Clare Green

Melksham girl chops her locks for charity

Baby of the week - Alexa Rose Atkins

A man has been left with life-changing injuries following the incident in Melksham

Man left with "life-changing" injuries following altercation with driver in Melksham

Rhian Berry burst into tears after she found out that she had bagged at place at Bournemouth University

A LEVEL RESULTS: Melksham Oak results up 10 per cent from last year

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L-r cllr John Thomson (leader of Wilts council) and cllr Jon Hubbard discussing Melksham campus issues.Siobhan Boyle (SMB637/5). (34726210)

Wiltshire Council pledges to deliver Melksham campus despite £5m shortfall

Chloe with her mum Claire and dad Nigel

Fundraising page for inspirational Melksham teenager hits £2,000

Melksham beekeepers Clive Upton and Frances Shires gives visitors a taste of honey at the Bee and Honey day at Lacock. By Trevor Porter 51734/1

Buzz around Lacock Abbey as Bee and Honey day a success

Wiltshire Air Ambulance are displaying plans at Trowbridge Rugby Club for their proposed new base at Semington. .Picture of the paramedics, Pilots and WAA Support crew..Pics by Diane Vose DV2463/01. (34981948)

New £3m base for Wiltshire Air Ambulance is backed by new neighbours

Graham Griffiths, centre, will be joining the other contestants for a month in the sun

Melksham barber looking for love on TV dating show

Jayne Castell, GreenSquare’s community involvement administrator, presents Christine Thomson, vice chair of Read Easy with a £1,000 cheque

Melksham charity awarded funds to help adults read

Celebrity Will Trickett from TV fame, who judged the fancy dress competition, takes Eliza Doolittle (Helen Hagelthorn) on his armBy Trevor Porter 51730

Sun shines to make Seend Fete and Flower Show a blooming success

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Guides enjoy fun on annual camp

Cllr Jon Hubbard on the treadmill with Rhys Schell and Ceri Evans helping to promote this year's Big Walk at County Hall Trowbridge. By Trevor Porter 51714

Melksham councillor gets on the treadmill to promote Big Walk

Melksham Councillor Jon Hubbard

Melksham councillor let down by decision to cancel early bus

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The new Wiltshire Air Ambulance. Picture by Trevor Porter

Wiltshire Air Ambulance reveals preferred site for its new base

Vicky Holmes and Lisa Franks (Melksham Arcade) By Siobhan Boyle SMB624

Blitz spirit revived at Whitehall's 1940s weekender

The land where the new houses could be built if the Planning Inspectorate grants permission

Developers appeal against Wiltshire Council's refusal on housing plans in Holt

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Police are appealing for witnesses following a reported attack in Melksham

Police appeal for witnesses after man suffers injuries to eye socket and nose

Chloe with her mum Claire and dad Nigel

Inspiring Melksham teenager overwhelmed by fundraiser following life-changing accident

Melksham Carnival 2015 Trowbridge Majorettes  perform to the thousands watching along the carnival route. Pics by Diane Vose DV2409/57 (32447793)

Thousands line streets of Melksham to wave on annual carnival procession

Melksham Party in the park Crowds watch the Decibelles on Stage.Pics by Diane Vose DV2407/25 (32448416)

Melksham Party in the Park proves most successful to date

Max Lewis

Bail for third driver accused of causing death of Max Lewis

Broughton Gifford Scouts lay wreaths at the war memorial. By Diane Vose DV2408/20

Broughton Gifford rededicates newly-restored war memorial

Will Trickett with Kevin McCloud

Grand designs for village fete in Seend

Melksham man seriously injured following A419 crash

Melksham man seriously injured following A419 crash

Developers submitted a site plan to Wiltshire Council as part of their application outlining where the houses would be built

"Outrageous" Melksham housing development turned down by Wiltshire Council

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Success at Melksham area board meeting for elderly residents

Success at Melksham area board meeting for elderly residents

Forever Friends appeal chosen as charity of the year at Sainsbury's in Melksham

Forever Friends appeal chosen as charity of the year at Sainsbury's in Melksham

Melksham cancer sufferer Michael Pope, who held a fundraising party on Saturday, with his wife Marian. (31433957)

Melksham cancer sufferer blown away by support at birthday fundraiser

Ray Canter and Basil Raddy stand proudly on top of the completed culvert

Building society's £10k gift helps Wilts & Berks Canal Trust rebuild collapsed culvert

Melksham trader fined for possessing illegal tobacco

Melksham trader fined for possessing illegal tobacco

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Summer Celebrations held at Forest & Sandridge CE Primary School. They are saying farewell to the current school site which has been there for 14 decades. 
Pictured: (LEFT TO RIGHT) Helen Biles-Wood (Present Deputy Head Teacher), Alec Potter (A Pupil in t

Melksham primary bids farewell to school building after 140 years

Melksham carnival organisers snapped a photo of the people in question at the event last year

Melksham Carnival organisers warn parents not to be clowned by imposter balloon sellers

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Richard Scott of Herman Miller, Mike Pearce of Herman Miller, Richard Wood, chairman of Melksham Without Parish Council, Fleur De Phe Philipe, of Wiltshire Council, Alistair Cunningham, of Wiltshire Council, and Graham Dean, of Herman Miller. By Di Vose

Herman Miller unveils multi-million pound Melksham factory

Max Lewis

Three accused of causing death of Max Lewis face trial

The team at their new premises in the Bowerhill Industrial Estate

Industrial movers relocate to Melksham to establish regional base of Wiltshire clients

In memory of a Melksham man

In memory of a Melksham man

Friends and family of Max Lewis as they make preparations for Maxofest. Pic: Maxofest

Crash victim Max Lewis' friends raise more than £8,000 at memorial event

Michael Pope From Melksham is holding a fundraising party 
Cancer Sufferer Michael Pope with his wife Marian.  (31433972)

Terminally ill cancer patient from Melksham raising money for RUH scanner appeal

General Election Count for Chippenham Constituency held at the Olympiad Chippenham.   Conservative Candidate Michelle Donelan.Pics by Diane Vose DV2203/42. (25479796)

Prime Minister shows support for reducing parking charges in Wiltshire market towns

Aimee Frew from Melksham will be running 200 Miles in aid of charity Meningitis Research Foundation. Pics by Diane Vose DV2353/07

Melksham runner gears up for 200 mile challenge for Meningitis Research Foundation

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