THE historic World Heritage site at Avebury has been voted among the UK's best loved free visitor attractions.
NEARLY three-quarters of people want to know where their pension pot is invested, yet two in five Defined Contribution (DC) pension savers admit they know little or nothing about it.
DARREN Perrin has challenged his Melksham Town troops to put the disappointment of the ending of their long unbeaten run behind them in a bid to finish as runners-up in the Toolstation League Premier Division come the end of the season.
FARMER John Snook has told Urchfont villagers he will not re-open a path that was well used by dog walkers as some had abused the right and caused a nuisance.
MORE than 30 shops and businesses in Devizes have signed up to be a Safe Place where anyone feeling vulnerable can go for support.
AFTER months of fundraising to try and get a defibrillator installed at Marlborough Rugby Club, the live-saving equipment was finally handed over at a celebratory supper on Friday night.
ANYONE who has fancied learning how to ring church bells can now sign up at St John's Church, Devizes.
KENYAN tea producer Patrick Kaberia Muthaura will be at a Devizes primary school on March 3 to lead workshops as part of Fairtrade Fortnight.
A government initiative is helping thousands of families in Wiltshire get on to the housing ladder. New figures released by the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) reveal that a total of 2,543 homebuyers in Wiltshire have used the Help to Buy scheme…
A DEVIZES centre which provides the chance for children from broken homes to see a parent in a safe setting will hold its last session on Saturday (25) after it failed to get enough volunteers.
Linden Homes Thames Valley is proud to announce its upcoming deposit match event at its Becketts Ridge development in Shrivenham, taking place on the 25th & 26th February. The event will seek to educate those in the area on how they can benefit…
FAMILIES in Wiltshire are being urged to get their house in order now to prevent problems with pests this summer. The dust and dirt that might have accumulated in the darkest recesses of any home over the winter months can support an entire…
A 1966 rally car with a fascinating history is expected to sell for as much as £50,000 – more than 50 times what it cost when new – when it goes under the hammer next month.
Humberts has announced it will be hosting a stand at the Country Living Spring Fair to showcase a range of new properties for sale. Around 17,000 people are expected to attend the four-day event taking place April 27-30 at Alexandra Palace, in…
THE organisers of Marlborough's upcoming community passion play have hailed locals for their support after receiving vast amounts of clothing to help with the production's costumes.
IT IS now certain that Three Daggers will be guaranteed a top-two finish and a 9-2 triumph for Sam Tucker’s side at The Stiffs means that the race to be champions will be decided when they face Calne Eagles in a fortnight’s time.
WILTSHIRE'S Paralympics star Stephanie Millward was told she was an inspiration by the Prince of Wales when she received her MBE at Buckingham Palace last week.
TROWBRIDGE Town Reserves boosted their hopes of staying in the Division One with a 3-1 victory at home to Hilperton United which saw them move out of the drop zone at the expense of Westbury United Reserves.
SPORTS clubs are making sure that a new children's hospice, which is due to open in Devizes this spring, is hitting its fundraising target.
A CORSHAM man has been charged with four different bilking offences and two shoplifting offences.
THE team behind the Kodi media player used by millions around the world to watch movies, TV shows and live sports say they are sick of being linked to piracy.
MELKSHAM Town B were at Warminster Town A for their second Division Two cup Group A fixture and Mark Lewis’ side responded well to last week’s 4-0 loss against Trowbridge Town A with a 5-2 success.
A BIN scheme has been launched across Chippenham in a bid to crackdown on litter which will allow people to put their rubbish in residential wheelie bins.
A NEW trial date has been set for an Army sergeant accused of the attempted murder of his wife whose parachute failed to open during a 4,000ft (1,200m) jump.
DEVIZES photographer Stephen Davis knows better than most that the early bird catches the worm when it comes to natural history photography and now he has a prize to prove it.
TROWBRIDGE & District League newcomers Stockton & Codford, who were a major force in the Salisbury League until this season, will be hoping to claim their first piece of silverware when they meet either Freshford United or Luxol St Andrews in…
MARLBOROUGH town councillor Justin Cook has decided not to seek re-election, after becoming disillusioned with party politics.
THREE men are wanted by police after attempting to rob a 16-year-old boy in Chippenham.
THE weather this week started off cold, however as the week has progressed the sun has started to shine and the days are warmer. With the day length improving all the time, we are all beginning to think that maybe spring is on the way.
RECYCLING firm Hills Waste Solutions is celebrating the fact that Wiltshire people have helped it divert two million tonnes of the county’s household waste away from landfill in the 20 years since the firm took on the contract for managing…
AFTER their midweek point at Kings Langley was described by manager Mark Collier as a 'robbery', the Bluebirds pulled off an even better heist as they returned from Warwickshire with all three points after a first-half showing that saw them second…