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Welcome to our Wiltshire Gazette columnists

Michelle Donelan, MP for Chippenham

My Word by John Craig, ex-Wiltshire fire chief

My Word by John Craig, ex-Wiltshire fire chief

Claire Perry, MP for Devizes

One of the lambs in Melissa's Nursery comes to have a close look at the camera

Farming Diary - Summer solstice celebrated

tk125 don Jones of CAMR. Pictured Don Jones.
Pics Thomas Kelsey (19819168)

My Word by Don Jones, of CAMRA - Prioritise people over cars

Michelle Donelan, MP for Chippenham

Claire Perry, MP for Devizes

My Word by Dr Stu - Medical test clampdown

My Word by Dr Stu - Medical test clampdown

Red campion among a variety of flowers on a field margin

Farming Diary by Denise Plummer - Don't bet on Indian summer

Michelle Donelan, MP for the Chippenham constituency - Schools should get equal funding as ours miss out

Claire Perry, MP for the Devizes constituency

Farming Diary by Denise Plummer - Riding a storm at the show

Farming Diary by Denise Plummer - Riding a storm at the show

James Gray, MP for North Wiltshire - Build-up to Westminster was not good for my waist

Michelle Donelan, MP for Chippenham - Speech marks start of more opportunity for all

Claire Perry, MP for Devizes - A proud day as regiment showed off drilling skills

Dornee Red with her newborn calf

Farming Diary - Calves out for grazing at last

Look out for the lovely hastata, a tall verbena with lots of branches By RA Nonenmacher (CC)

Zena Robson - Gardening in the British summer

tk125 don Jones of CAMR. Pictured Don Jones.Pics Thomas Kelsey (27034983)

My Word by Don Jones of CAMRA - So what's the alternative?

Devizes MP Claire Perry

Claire Perry, MP for Devizes - Does it matter if the House is not as diverse as I'd like?

Michelle Donelan

Michelle Donelan, MP for Chippenham - Rejuvenating our High Streets into bustling hubs once again

Michelle Donelan, MP for Chippenham - New homes should not spoil our communities

Claire Perry, MP for Devizes - SNP MPs cause drama a the Commons swearing-in

The French marigold is used in greenhouses to protect crops from whitefly

Zena Robson - Be prepared for any sharp frosts

38602 Paul Morris  5/2/12 Chippenham Stanley Park Sports Ground pictured L-R Pete Hussey, Emma Langdon, Judy Edwards, Paul Pritchard, Michelle redfern, Ed Deedigan with the Inspire Mark. (19819198)

My Word by Ed Deedigan of Kandu Arts - Murdoch saved our bacon

Michelle Donelan, MP for Chippenham constituency

Five of the lambs in the nursery have their evening feed

Farming Diary by Denise Plummer - Spring means activity frenzy

My Word by John Craig, ex-Wiltshire fire chief - Switch on to cyber threat

My Word by John Craig, ex-Wiltshire fire chief - Switch on to cyber threat

Climbers, such as clematis, will have put on lots of growth so tie them in where you want them to grow and give them a light feed around the base to keep them happy By Ronald Saunders

Zena Robson, Woodborough Garden Centre - Time to spring into bulb action

Good Health with Dr Stu - The risk of going gluten-free

Voting is linked with reports of better mental health

Voting for your own health

tk125 don Jones of CAMR. Pictured Don Jones.
Pics Thomas Kelsey (19819168)

My Word by Don Jones, of CAMRA - Right to vote is a privilege

A rubbish way to tackle litter

The consensus of opinion is that agapanthus flowers best when pot-bound but there will come a time when they will need to be split and re-potted By Jean-Michel Moullec

Tasks to do in your garden now

Doorway Chippenham Feature on the Volunteers and meals provided for Clients at Doorway. Lisa Lewis

My Word, by Lisa Lewis of Doorway - Offer of help came too late

38602 Paul Morris  5/2/12 Chippenham Stanley Park Sports Ground pictured L-R Pete Hussey, Emma Langdon, Judy Edwards, Paul Pritchard, Michelle redfern, Ed Deedigan with the Inspire Mark. (19819198)

My Word, by Ed Deedigan, of Kandu Arts - Leave politicians out of it

James Gray, MP for North Wiltshire - Run-up is fun but election will be no laughing matter

James Gray, MP for North Wiltshire - Run-up is fun but election will be no laughing matter

Wellies out and high heels in as agricultural community gets together for a night of music and food at the 2015 Wiltshire Farmers’ Ball

Farming Diary - Farmers love to dine and dance

Zena Robson, Woodborough Garden Centre -   Planting tips for young seedlings

Zena Robson, Woodborough Garden Centre - Planting tips for young seedlings

Community4, which will close in March due to a lack of funding, worked to ensure people didn’t end up on the streets

My Word, by By Lisa Lewis of Doorway - Is this protecting vulnerable?

Duncan Hames - Five new green laws will protect the environment

Duncan Hames - Five new green laws will protect the environment

Claire Perry - Health service in county is gradually on the mend

Claire Perry - Health service in county is gradually on the mend

Members of North Wilts NFU visit Westbury Dairies to look at how it produces high-quality butter and skimmed milk powder

Farming Diary - Working on dairy dilemmas

Pelargonium

Zena Robson, Woodborough Garden Centre - Floral identity crisis

HSBC is at the centre of the latest banking scandal

My Word, by Ed Deedigan, of Kandu Arts - Stand up to the tax dodgers,

James Gray, MP for North Wiltshire - Deterrence is the only way against the evil in the world

James Gray, MP for North Wiltshire - Deterrence is the only way against the evil in the world

Duncan Hames

Duncan Hames - Grant will help to give the young a head start

Claire Perry

Claire Perry - Visits restored my sense of pride in Best of British

Scavenging seaguls

Farming Diary - Dawn hurry for slurry

Angelonia makes a brilliant cut flower and is quite unusual. 	by Forest and Kim Starr

Zena Robson, Woodborough Garden Centre - For quick colour try ‘plug’ plants

One police force has scrapped its network of security cameras to provide more bobbies on the beat

My Word, by John Craig, ex-Wiltshire fire chief - Cops are better than cameras

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