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  • Roadworks agony over: £2.7m scheme to remove A350 Chippenham bottleneck complete The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

    WORK to extend the dual carriageway of the A350 in Chippenham at a cost of £2.7m has been completed. read more

  • DAN THE FAN: Squad is feeling the strain The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

    AFTER securing four points from the previous two games, Swindon’s mini-recovery came to a grinding halt after a complete no-show from the entire squad against Gillingham. read more

  • CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Back into the nest The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

    AFTER rejoining the club where his career began, fan favourite Charlie Griffin says that he’s excited to get his teeth into the latest chapter of his association with Chippenham Town. read more

  • Formal approval given for merger of Wiltshire and Dorset fire services The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: ACCUSED: Penny Mordaunt

    THE Government has given formal approval to the merger of Wiltshire and Dorset fire services. read more

  • HOCKEY: A first season to remember as Corsham men lift title The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

    CORSHAM Hockey Club will be rolling out the red carpet for the local community later this month as they host their first-ever title party. read more

  • ANGLING: Fear wins the day at Hazeland The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

    COMPETITORS in the final Calne match of the season enjoyed excellent sport on Sunday at Hazeland, writes COLIN SCULL. read more

  • BOWLS: Fountain’s Clarrie delight The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

    CARL Fountain was the surprise winner of the second planetbowls.com Clarrie Dunbar Open Singles Tournament, writes DAVE EATON. read more

  • Fire officer loses out on top job

    WILTSHIRE’S chief fire officer Simon Routh-Jones has missed out on the top job of the soon-to-be-merged Wiltshire and Dorset service. read more

  • Becky Watts: Stepbrother of missing teenager remanded in custody charged with murder The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

    THE stepbrother of 16-year-old Becky Watts has been remanded in custody charged with her murder. read more

  • TOOLSTATION LEAGUE FIRST DIVISION: Corsham bounce back against Westbury

    CORSHAM Town ensured there was no hangover from their crushing 6-1 defeat at Warminster Town last Saturday by getting back to winning ways against another Wiltshire rival, Westbury United, in midweek. read more

  • Phil EELS

    EELS Phil 30/7/1949 - 8/3/2014 I miss you more every day, I loved you then, I love you still, I always did and I always will. Love always Patty read more

  • Madgie MUNDY

    MUNDY "Madgie" March 4th 2014 A special smile, a special face, a special someone we can't replace. An empty space no one can fill, we love and miss you and always will. Love Sean, Pat, Claudie, Bob and their families also those that knew her. read more

  • Laura O'DONOVAN

    LAURA O'DONOVAN 21 on March 10th. Congratulations Laura. Nanny Whitehead is so proud of you, you've been to Exeter Uni, you've been to Milan Uni and a German Uni. One more year at Exeter. Love you so much Nan xx read more

  • Gladys Maud BROADHEAD

    BROADHEAD Gladys Maud Peacefully passed away at home on Tuesday 17th February aged 95 years. Sadly missed by all family and friends, forever in our thoughts and hearts. Funeral service to be held on Tuesday 10th March, 11.30am at Haycombe Crematorium, Bath. Family flowers only but donations if desired to Dorothy House Hospice may be made payable c/o FW Jones and Son, 01249 652525 read more

  • Westlea Housing Association Limited

    Housing Act 1985 as amended by Housing Act 2004 ("the Act") NOTICE PURSUANT TO SCHEDULE 5, PARAGRAPH 13 AND SCHEDULE 5A PARAGRAPH 2(2) (the "Notice") In respect of an Initial Demolition Notice TAKE NOTICE: Intention to Demolish We, Westlea Housing Association Limited, hereby give you formal notice pursuant to paragraphs 2(2) 13 of Schedule 5 to the Act of our intention to demolish 4 and 6 Dickens Avenue, Corsham, SN13 0AB ("the Premises"). Reasons for Demolition We intend to demolish the Premises because we intend to redevelop the area. Proposed Demolition Date We intend to demolish the Premises by no later than 19 February 2020. Operation and expiry of the Initial Demolition Notice This notice will remain in force until 19 February 2020, unless revoked or otherwise terminated under or by virtue of paragraph 3 of Schedule 5A of the Housing Act 1985 or extended. Effects of this Notice Whilst the Notice is in force Westlea Housing Association Limited will not be under an obligation to make such a grant as is mentioned in Section 138(1) of the Housing Act 1985 in respect of any claim to exercise the right to buy in respect of any of the Relevant Premises. This Notice does not prevent the making of a claim under the right to buy or the taking of any steps under this part in connection with any such claim up to the point where section 138(1) would otherwise operate in relation to the claim or the operation of that provision in most circumstances where the notice ceases to be in force. However, if we subsequently serve a final demolition notice in respect of the Relevant Premises, the right to buy will not arise in respect of it while that notice is in force and any existing claim will cease to be effective. Right to Compensation The Housing Act 1985, Section 138 confers a right to compensation in respect of certain expenditure. This means that Section 138 of the Act confers on you a right to compensation in respect of legal and other fees and other professional costs and expenses paid by you in connection with the exercise by you of the preserved right to buy. Signed M. Mehaffy Group Head of Asset Management For and on behalf of: Westlea Housing Association Limited Methuen Park, Chippenham, SN14 0GU read more

  • Conlon Ltd - Goods Vehicle Operators Licence

    Goods Vehicle Operator's Licence Trading as Conlon Ltd of Manor Farm, Calcutt, Cricklade, Wiltshire, SN6 6JR is applying for a licence to use Manor Farm, Calcutt, Cricklade, Wiltshire, SN6 6JR as an operating centre for 6 goods vehicles Owners or occupiers of land (including buildings) near the operating centre(s) who believe that their use or enjoyment of that land would be affected, should make written representations to the Traffic Commissioner at Hillcrest House, 386 Harehills Lane, Leeds, LS9 6NF, stating their reasons, within 21 days of this notice. Representors must at the same time send a copy of their representations to the applicant at the address given at the top of this notice. A Guide to Making Representations is available from the Traffic Commissioner's office. read more

  • Teens play chicken with 70mph traffic The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

    POLICE say it was lucky no-one was killed after three teens played chicken on the M4 on Friday night. read more

  • Teens play chicken with 70mph traffic

    POLICE say it was lucky no-one was killed after three teens played chicken on the M4 on Friday night. read more

  • GWH cancels hundreds of patients' surgery for non-medical reasons

    HUNDREDS of patients have had their surgery cancelled by the Great Western Hospital since the beginning of the year according to data obtained in a freedom of information request. read more

  • Book week inspires next generation at Pewsey Primary School

    WILLY Wonka, Harry Potter and Horrid Henry were all hanging out at Pewsey Primary School on Monday to kick start book week. read more

  • A new stone avenue is located at Avebury

    A NEW stone avenue has been located by photographic evidence at the Avebury World Heritage Site. read more

  • Michael Giddings

    GIDDINGS Michael Charles Aged 82 years Companion and friend to Ruth and family. Died peacefully at Hayward Care Centre on Monday 23rd February. Funeral service will be at St Matthew's Church, Rowde on Monday 9th March at 4 pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to Wiltshire Air Ambulance. read more

  • Linda Pyne

    PYNE Linda Mary 6th March 2013 We all miss you so much. Always in our thoughts and forever in our hearts. Love Mike, Sue, Andy, Mark, Louise, Nicole, Lacie and Mitchell. read more

  • Pat and George Stevens

    STEVENS Pat and George Congratulations on your Diamond Wedding Anniversary on 5th March. With lots of love from Del and Jane x x read more

  • Jean DAVIS

    Davis Jean Clive and his family would like to thank everyone for attending the thanksgiving service to celebrate Jean's life and for all the donations made in memory of Jean to Dorothy House and the William Budd Cancer Unit, we know that these will be so kindly received. read more

  • Patricia CARTER

    CARTER Patricia The family of Patricia (Pat) Carter would like to thanks all relatives, friends and neighbours, for their cards and kind expressions of sympathy, received during this sad time. Thank you to all at Bybrook House, Box, for their care, and to the Rev’d Dr Janet Anderson-Mackenzie for her comforting words and conduct. read more

  • Loggy Lawrence

    LAWRENCE 'Loggy' The family of the late Richard Lawrence extend sincere thanks to relatives, friends, neighbours and work colleagues for expressions of sympathy, letters and cards of condolence. We are particularly grateful to Mr Jim Wilkinson. Our thanks to all who gave donations for Muscular Dystrophy (Duchenne) Research and to everyone who attended the funeral. read more

  • Bernice LEE

    LEE Bernice Donald and family would like to thank everyone for attending the Thanksgiving Service, for the many cards, messages of sympathy and donations to Alzheimers Support Wiltshire following the loss of Bernice. Our special thanks go to Dr Griffiths and The Marlborough Surgery, the Staff at Coombe End Court, Great Western Hospital Swindon, Reverend Canon Andrew Studdert-Kennedy and team at St. Mary’s Marlborough, Alzheimers Support Wiltshire and Thomas Free and Sons Funeral Directors. read more

  • Tony Morgan

    MORGAN Tony Of Corsham, passed peacefully away on 24th February 2015, aged 72 years. Beloved husband, dad and grandad. Funeral service at West Wiltshire Crematorium, Semington on Friday 13th March at 2.30 pm. No flowers please, donations if desired for the RUH Forever Friends Appeal, towards their scanner appeal. Donations can be made online at www.bewleymerrett.co.uk Alternatively cheque donations may be sent care of Bewley & Merrett Funeral Directors, 26a Church Street, Chippenham SN12 6LS. read more

  • Mary Matthews

    MATTHEWS Mary Of Market Lavington passed away on 24th February, aged 78 years. Funeral service Tuesday 10th March, 9.30am at Semington Crematorium. Enquiries to D.J. Bewley Funeral Directors, 64 New Park Street, Devizes, Wiltshire SN10 1DP Tel: 01380 728008 read more

  • Eric Trueman

    TRUEMAN Eric Ivan Passed away peacefully on 22nd February 2015, aged 88. He will be sadly missed as a father, grandfather and great grandfather and by all who knew him. The funeral is to be held at West Wiltshire Crematorium on Tuesday 10th March at 1pm. Family flowers only please, but donations if desired to NSPCC via Co-operative Funeralcare, 48 Warminster Road, Westbury, Wiltshire BA13 3PF. read more

  • Jon GIDDINGS

    GIDDINGS Jon Died suddenly at home on 22nd February 2015. Funeral Service at West Wiltshire Crematorium, Semington on Thursday 12th March at 10.45am. Donations if desired for R.B.S.T and E.G.B.A c/o DIANNE MACKINDER FUNERAL SERVICE, Wagon Yard, London Road, Marlborough, Wiltshire SN8 1LH; Tel: 01672 512444 read more

  • Audrey TOMLIN

    TOMLIN Audrey née Trinder Former Head Mistress of East Kennet School, died peacefully at Aldbourne Nursing Home on 26th February 2015, aged 85 years. Private cremation followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at St Michael's Chuch, Aldbourne on Wednesday 11th March at 11.45am. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Prospect Hospice c/o: DIANNE MACKINDER FUNERAL SERVICE, Wagon Yard, London Road, Marlborough, Wiltshire SN8 1LH; Tel: 01672 512444 read more

  • Jean MISON

    MISON Jean Funeral service to be held on Wednesday 11th March, 3.00pm at Kingsdown Crematorium, Swindon. Flowers or donations to Multiple Sclerosis Society c/o E Wootten and Son, 1 North Street, Calne SN11 0HQ. Tel: 01249 812258 read more

  • Cecil George PERRY

    PERRY Cecil George Passed away at Athelstan House on 25th February 2015 aged 91 years. Devoted husband to Ruby. Proud Dad, Grandad and Great Grandad .Cecil was a great lover of golf and he will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday 11th March 2015 at West Wiltshire Crematorium, Semington at 10.45am.Family flowers only, Donations if desired made payable to Parkinson's UK may be sent C/o FW Jones and Son, 30 Market Place, Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 3HP Tel. 01249 652525 read more

  • Doreen WHITEHEAD

    Whitehead Doreen Formerly of Jackson Close, Devizes. Passed away on February 18th 2015 aged 93. Thanksgiving service for Doreens life will be held at St Andrews Church at 11.30am on Tuesday 10th March 2015. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to St Andrews Church. C/o John Stuart Funeral Director 01380 729459 read more

  • Brian HUNT

    HUNT Brian on 25th February 2015 taken by Cancer from his beloved wife Susan, Daughters Sarah-Jane & Claire, Grandchildren Catherine, Zachariah & Isaac and Brother to Christopher. Will be greatly missed by so many. Funeral Service to take place 11:30am Thursday 12th March at West Wiltshire Crematorium Semington. Donations for Dorothy House Hospice. All enquiries F Curtis & Son, 11 Portway, Warminster, BA12 8QG 01985 212033. read more

  • Christopher Andrew CLARKE

    CLARKE Christopher Andrew 23 June 1967 - 23 February 2015 Taken after a long, brave battle with cancer. Wonderful and adored Husband of Liz, proud Dad of Duncan. Loving Son of Pat and Ken, admired Brother of Rich, Son-in-Law of Maureen and Terry, Brother-in-Law of Sarah, Steve, Jan, Dave, Uncle of Michael, Laura, Megan, Hannah and Isobel. read more

  • Kenneth Edward PITTS

    Pitts Kenneth Edward On 22nd February 2015 peacefully after a short illness at Athelstan House nursing home, Malmesbury aged 92 years, formerly also resident of Plymouth. Much loved father of Stephen. He will be sadly missed by his family, step family and friends. Funeral service at Westerleigh crematorium on Thursday 12th March at 1.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for ‘Alzheimers Society ’, c/o Matthews Independent Funeral Directors Ltd, 7 Burnham Road, Malmesbury, SN16 0BQ. Tel: 01666 822216. www.matthewsofmalmesbury.com read more

  • Nathan James BUTLER

    BUTLER Nathan James Suddenly at home on 22nd February 2015, aged 41 years. Much loved son of Terry and Valerie, Brother of Louise and Charlotte and father to Kyle and Brenainn. The funeral service will be held at St Andrews Church, Chippenham on Tuesday 17th March at 11.00am. Flowers welcome with donations in memory going to ‘Wiltshire Mind’ c/o E. Wootten & Son, 1 North Street, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 0HQ Tel: 01249 812258. read more

  • Leonard Hugh BURN

    Burn Leonard Hugh Hugh died peacefully on Monday 23rd February after a short illness. Much loved husband of Hilary and father of Barbara, Valerie, Roger and Jenny; Grandfather of 8, and great grandfather of 2. Born in Devizes in 1921, he returned to the town he loved in 1996. Hughs funeral will take place on 11th March at West Wiltshire Crematorium, Semington at 11.30am. Followed by a Thanksgiving Service at St Andrew’s Church, Long Street, Devizes at 1pm. Family flowers only. Donations if wished to St. Andrews Church/Turning Point Trust. John Stuart Funeral Directors. 01380 729459 read more

  • Joyce RADLEY

    RADLEY JOYCE M.B.E. Peacefully on February 25th 2015 at Market Lavington Nursing and Residential Centre aged 93 years. Funeral Service will be held at St. Mary’s Parish Church, Market Lavington on Wednesday March 18th at 11.30 am. Donations if desired for Macmillan Cancer Support and messages of sympathy may be sent c/o: Paula Winchcombe, Charles S. Winchcombe & Son, Independent Family Funeral Directors, Winchcombe House, 37, New Park Street, Devizes, Wiltshire. SN10 1DT. (01380) 722500 read more

  • Mary LUGG

    LUGG Mary On February 24th 2015 aged 87 years, widow of the late Ken. Much loved and missed by all her family. Memorial Service will be held at St. Nicholas Parish Church, Bromham on Tuesday, March 10th at 1.00pm. Donations if desired to support RUH Forever Friends and Diabetes UK and all enquiries may be sent c/o: Charles S. Winchcombe & Son, Independent Family Funeral Directors, Winchcombe House, 37, New Park Street, Devizes, Wiltshire. SN10 1DT. (01380) 722500 read more

  • Dave OTRIDGE

    OTRIDGE Dave (David) Flt. Lt. (Ret’d) On February 25th 2015 in Devizes, Wiltshire, aged 71 years. Father of Karen and Tracy, Father-in-law to Lachlan and Richard, and Grandad to Kirsty, Hannah, Emily, Andrew and Ethan. Funeral Service at West Wiltshire Crematorium, Semington on Friday, March 13th at 1.00pm. Family flowers only please; Donations if desired to support Parkinson’s UK and all enquiries may be sent c/o: Charles S. Winchcombe & Son, Independent Family Funeral Directors, Winchcombe House, 37, New Park Street, Devizes, Wiltshire. SN10 1DT. (01380) 722500 read more

  • Bob KINCH

    KINCH Bob Passed away peacefully on 27th February 2015 at RUH, Bath aged 82 years. Beloved husband of Elizabeth and father to Michael, Bryan and Alec (deceased). Much loved father-in-law and grandfather. Private cremation to be followed by a service of Thanksgiving at St John the Baptist Church, Foxham. Donations if desired to Cardiac Unit Royal United Hospital or St John the Baptist Church, Foxham. Please contact FW Jones and Son,30 Market Place, Chippenham, 01249 652525 for all funeral enquiries read more

  • The Shed Alehouse Ltd

    Licensing Act 2003 The Shed Alehouse Ltd is applying for the grant of a Premises Licence for 20 North Street Pewsey, SN9 5EX. The Licence, if granted, is to enable the following activities to take place: Sale of alcohol for consumption on and off the premises/ provision of regulated entertainment (recorded music). Any person wishing to make representations in relation to this application may do so by writing to Environmental Health Licensing Section, Monkton Park, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 1ER. Representation may be made up to 28 days from the date of this notice. A copy of the application for the grant of the above licence is kept by the Environmental Health Licensing Section, Monkton Park, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 1ER. The application can be viewed by prior appointment. It is an offence under Section 158 Licensing Act 2003 to knowingly or recklessly make a false statement in connection with an application. The maximum fine for which a person is liable on summary conviction for making a false statement is a Level 5 fine on the standard scale. Dated: 28th February 2015 (last day for reps 27th March 2015)_ read more

  • St Albans Operating Company Ltd. - Premises Licence

    PUBLIC NOTICE OF AN APPLICATION TO VARY A PREMISES LICENCE UNDER SECTION 34 OF THE LICENSING ACT 2003 Notice is hereby given that an application was made to Wiltshire Council to vary a premises licence under the above Act on the 20th February 2015. Applicant: St Albans Operating Company Ltd. Address of premises: Costcutter Express, Calne Service Station, 148 Oxford Road, Calne, SN11 8AH. Proposed variations to the licensable activities: Extend the hours for the sale of alcohol. Proposed days and hours of licensable activity: Alcohol Sales - Monday to Sunday 06.00-23.00. The postal address of of the Licensing Authority where the register is kept and the application may be inspected is: "Public Protection Sefvices & Licensing, s Wiltshire Council, Monkton Park, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 1ER. Any person wishing to make representations on this matter shall give notice, in writing, stating the nature and grounds for making such representations toThe Licensing Officer at the above address* within 28 days of the date of this notice-by the 20th March 2015. Further infor­mation is available on the web site www.wiltshire.gov.uk following the links. It is an offence, under section 158 of the Licensing Act 2003, to knowingly or recklessly make a false statement in or in connection with an application and the maxi-mum fine on summary conviction of such an offence is £5000. Licensing Solutions - duly authorised agents read more

  • EMRYS BRYCHAN MORRIS (Deceased)

    EMRYS BRYCHAN MORRIS (Deceased) Pursuant to the Trustee Act 1925 any persons having a claim against or an interest in the Estate of the aforementioned deceased, late of 11 Churchill Close Calne Wiltshire SN11 8EL, who died on 01/10/2014, are required to send particulars thereof in writing to the undersigned Solicitors on or before 15/05/2015, after which date the Estate will be distributed having regard only to claims and interests of which they have had notice. AWDRY BAILEY & DOUGLAS 38 Market Place Chippenham Wiltshire SN15 3HT T434719 read more

  • BRIAN KING (Deceased)

    BRIAN KING (Deceased) Pursuant to the Trustee Act 1925 any persons having a claim against or an interest in the Estate of the aforementioned deceased, late of 106A London Road Marlborough Wiltshire SN8 2AP, who died on 05/02/2014, are required to send particulars thereof in writing to the undersigned Solicitors on or before 15/05/2015, after which date the Estate will be distributed having regard onlyto claims and interests of which they have had notice. AWDRY BAILEY & DOUGLAS 33 St Johns Street Devizes Wiltshire SN10 1BW T434566 read more

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