WITH just weeks to go before Devizes Foodbank faced closure, a new home has been found for the charity that helps hundreds of needy people.
MUSIC icons throughout the decades were seen at Cherhill Primary School as children dressed up and embraced National Sing Up Day.
CLARRIE Dunbar will be represented in four of the eight main national championship finals taking place over the next week at Melton & District Indoor Bowls Club in Leicestershire, writes DAVE EATON.
BOWOOD professional Simon Shanks has been rewarded for his work helping Jordan Smith break into the world’s top 100 by being named the PGA West Region coach of the year for the second time, writes PETER GODSIFF.
THE Corsham Band did themselves proud after coming second in a competition at the West of England National Championships.
IT was a week of saying “Welcome” and also “Au Revoir” in the Devizes Constituency.
A policeman has been stabbed and his apparent attacker shot by officers in a major security incident at the Houses of Parliament. One woman has died and a number of others have been hurt.
DEVIZES MP and her staff are shut in their Westminster office watching breaking news on reports of shooting outside the Palace of Westminster.
SOUNDS similar to gunfire have been heard close to the Palace of Westminster, it has been reported.
ANYONE who needs to get to London from Swindon, Chippenham, Pewsey or Great Bedwyn on Sunday face a nightmare journey unless they can leave after 1pm.
Waitrose is to "refine" its offer of free tea and coffee for members of its loyalty card scheme by handing out cups after they have paid for their shopping.
ANYONE who wants to stand as a candidate for Wiltshire Council or in town and parish elections has less than two weeks to get nomination papers submitted.
TO celebrate the 75th anniversary of St Francis School a special concert was held on Friday (March 17) where past and present pupils sang together.
HOW I sympathised this week with my good friend Rt Hon Sir Desmond Swayne, MP for New Forest West (and runner-up here in the North Wiltshire selection battle in 1996. Cheers, Dessie.)
POLITICS is a fast-moving business. After submitting last week's article the Chancellor reversed the decision to increase Class 4 NICs. This was a big win for the local self-employed and I had lobbied hard against the proposed changes, including…
CHIPPENHAM Park manager Brett Partner was disappointed with the officials after his side lost 2-0 at home to Hengrove Athletic on last night.
MUCH loved wife Diana Grist, who was the woman behind the man who built a business empire in Devizes, died suddenly last week as her family thought she was recovering after a hospital stay for a chronic kidney condition.
THE 2016/17 indoor bowling season rapidly draws to a close over the next few weeks, with the ladies section at the North Wilts indoor club still deeply involved in three events.
BANDS, comedians and entertainers are being urged to come forward and volunteer for a charity performance to help support a Chippenham charity, which provides drinking water for African villages.
A GROUP of young dancers, including a number from Devizes, are preparing for a performance of a lifetime when they will take part in a professional show.