Archive

  • THEATRE REVIEW: Crimes on Centre Court

    BATH’S own New Old Friends theatre group look to have scored another smash hit with their latest comedy thriller Crimes on Centre Court.   Their new production received its world premiere at the Theatre Royal Bath on Tuesday (May 24) ahead

  • Unhappy residents turned out in force to block tree cutting

    UNHAPPY residents in Avenue Road, Trowbridge, turned out in force to object to contractors cutting back a row of 40-50 trees. The contractors working for Wiltshire Council had pollarded around half of the trees back in January but were then forced

  • Man keeps on stealing batteries from Poundland

    A man from Devizes has been fined for carrying out a very specific offence. Mathew Alexander Howell, of Rendells Court, has been caught repeatedly stealing batteries from the same Poundland store on Maryport St, in Devizes. Howell has stolen

  • Widow wins pottery award after “hardest year” of her life

    A widow from Wiltshire who used “pottery as her therapy” has won an award for her work after losing her husband to brain cancer. The artisan potter, Melanie Edwards, 50, from Devizes, was awarded ‘Pottery Specialist of the year for South England

  • New space-themed splash pad to be launched imminently

    Warminster Town Council is launching its new space themed splash pad on Monday (May 30) at 10am. The splash pad – which has cost £379,849 to design and build - will be opened by the Warminster mayor, Cllr Chris Robbins. But it will be open

  • John Winston Derrick

    DERRICK John Winston of Trowbridge. Passed away at home on the 30th April 2022 aged 81 years. A much loved husband of the late Marilyn, Dad to Stuart and Trudy, father in law to Joanne and Stuart. Grandad to Hannah, Lewis, Abbie and Ross and Great Grandad

  • George Arthur Baker

    BAKER George Arthur 06.03.1936 - 12.05.2022 Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family. Beloved Husband, Dad, Grampy and Great Grampy. He will be sadly missed by all. Funeral to be held at Semington Crematorium on Tuesday 7th June at 2.30pm.

  • Carolyn Ching

    CHING Carolyn Published author and artist's wife. Died peacefully in her sleep on the 14th of May 2022. Born in Wellington, New Zealand in 1938, she was extremely successful in advertising until she moved to England in 78 to live with her beloved husband

  • Stuart Dapson

    DAPSON Stuart 31.05.2019 A great friend who will always be remembered and missed every day for his loyalty, kindness and dry wit. From Kevin and Mary x

  • David Drake

    DRAKE David 1936 - 2022 Peacefully passed away after a short illness on 24th May 2022. Private Funeral only. Donations if desired to Dorothy House directly.

  • John Woodruff

    WOODRUFF John Of Atworth passed away peacefully on 17th May 2022 at The Royal United Hospital, Bath aged 80 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Vera, a dearly loved dad, grampy, great grampy and brother who will be sadly missed by all the family.

  • Walter and Gladys James

    JAMES Walter and Gladys Loving memories of our dear grandparents. There are special people in our lives that never leave us even after they are gone. With love Michael and Theresa

  • Anthony Boniford (Tony) Middleton

    MIDDLETON Anthony Boniford (Tony) Passed away peacefully at the Royal United Hospitals, Bath, on Saturday 14th May 2022, aged 83 years. Much loved husband, dad, grandpa and brother. Tony will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Funeral service to take

  • Peter George Beckett

    BECKETT Peter George Passed away suddenly at home aged 66 years. Loving Father to Robert and James. Peter will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Funeral service to take place on Thursday 9th June at West Wiltshire Crematorium Semington at 1pm. Family

  • Francesca Hill (née Sandeman)

    Hill Francesca (née Sandeman) Died peacefully on 21st May (aged 74). Much loved sister of the late Stuart and of Vari and Angela. Loving aunt and great-aunt of 12 nephews and nieces. Funeral at Semington Crematorium, Nr Trowbridge BA4 6HL at 1.45 on Tuesday

  • Ann DYSON

    DYSON Ann Now reunited with her husband, Len, after passing away on Friday 13th May, aged 89. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. The funeral will be held on Thursday 9th June, at 1.45pm, at West Wiltshire Crematorium, Semington.

  • Jennifer (Jenny) Drake

    DRAKE Jennifer (Jenny) Sadly passed away on 5th May 2022 in Trowbridge, aged 73 years. She will be dearly missed by all of her family and friends. An memorial wake is to be held on Friday 3rd June at The Lamb Inn, Mortimer Street, Trowbridge from 2pm.