Joy for Chippenham girl as op is moved forward

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:00am Friday 31st October 2014

The family of cerebral palsy sufferer Kitty-Boo Cox are celebrating after having her life-changing operation scheduled for almost a year sooner than expected.

Baroness feels Chippenham MP will hold on to seat

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:29pm Thursday 30th October 2014

BARONESS Shirley Williams believes MP Duncan Hames can hold onto his Chippenham seat in next May’s general election.

Police seek L-plate motorcyclist after Volvo driver punched in Chippenham

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

5:00pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

Police want to speak to L-plate motorcyclist after a driver in Chippenham was assaulted.

Dad who stole beer while facing custody for previous offences is spared jail

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

5:30am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A father-of-three who stole beer from his local store while on a suspended sentence for dangerous driving while over the limit has been spared jail.

Banned from B&Q: Chippenham man arrested on suspicion of thefts by fraud

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:24am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A 43-year-old Chippenham man has been banned from B&Q in the town after being arrested on suspicion of two thefts by fraud.

More budding directors needed if Chippenham movie club to survive

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

8:16am Monday 27th October 2014

More budding film makers are needed if Chippenham Movie and Video Club is to remain running in the New Year.

History centre in Chippenham will help inspire you to write

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: The Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre

4:00pm Sunday 26th October 2014

Aspiring writers can attend free or subsidised workshops in writing from history, using archives at the Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre in Chippenham.

Award presented to Chippenham boy at Number 10

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Sunday 26th October 2014

A 12-year-old boy from Chippenham was awarded his Chief Scout’s Gold Award on the steps of 10 Downing Street.

Help Castle Combe market grow

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

7:00pm Saturday 25th October 2014

Castle Combe Market is looking for more local food producers to sell their wares.

Hope for a winning trio at Castle Combe Manor Hotel

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

Castle Combe’s Manor House Hotel has three of its staff in the final of the South West Chef of the Year competition.

Chippenham recruitment fair for volunteering

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:36pm Friday 24th October 2014

Monkton Park Primary School in Chippenham is running a family friendly half-term competition to raise funds for its wildlife conservation area.

Chippenham club owner wants to bring night alive

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

The businessman who wants to reopen the old Karma nightclub premises in Chippenham says he will not make the same mistakes as the old management.

Spot the odd one out to win contest in Chippenham

7:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Monkton Park Primary School in Chippenham is running a family friendly half-term competition to raise funds for its wildlife conservation area.

Police plea for witnesses after motorcyclist hits car driver

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

10:23am Friday 24th October 2014

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault on a car driver in Chippenham.

70 homes without power in Chippenham after cable damaged

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

4:24pm Friday 24th October 2014

About 70 properties are without power in the Rowden Hill area of Chippenham following damage to an overhead cable.

Former Abbeyfield School head takes leave from new role during investigation

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:51pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Former Abbeyfield School head teacher James Fox has taken leave from his new role as principal of an academy in Brighton pending the outcome of an investigation.

Hopes of free parking and Chippenham multi-storey raised

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Deputy council leader John Thomson

6:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

Hopes of free parking and a new multi-storey car park in Chippenham have been raised by Wiltshire Council as it launches a consultation on parking.

Expansion bid set to deliver 100 jobs in Chippenham

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A proposed expansion by major employer Wavin is set to bring at least 100 new jobs to Chippenham.

Chance to drive around Castle Combe circuit on Supercar Saturday

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:02pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

The Stroke Association Supercar Saturday returns to the Castle Combe circuit on Saturday, giving the chance for racing fans to drive round the main race track in a top car with a professional driver.

Man charged over M4 crash in which three died

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: The crash scene on the M4

5:27pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A man has been charged in connection with a fatal collision on the M4 in June in which three people died.

Funky footwear and bears raise cash on Ted’s Big Day Out

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:50pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Thousand across Wiltshire, Bath and Somerset took teddy bears to work and school for the day and put on funky footwear.

Power cut as Hurricane Gonzalo winds bring tree down

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:54am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Power was cut in Melksham after a tree fell into an electric cable in Longleaze Lane during this morning's winds and there were also power cuts in Chippenham.

Banned from Wiltshire: Man accused of selling drugs in Chippenham

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Christopher Booth was handed a suspended sentence at Swindon Crown Court

6:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A man who is accused of being involved in the trade in hard drugs in Chippenham has been released on bail by a judge.

Pencil cases sent from Chippenham to young Syrian refugees

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

Syrian refugees in Jordan have been sent stationery by a Chippenham school.

Chippenham top for return of retail confidence

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham restaurateur Chris Bonsor is president of the town’s chamber of commerce

11:51am Thursday 16th October 2014

Chippenham has one of the lowest rates of empty retail units in the UK, according to a leader in commercial property services.

Chippenham roadworks on track to hit targets

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

3:30pm Thursday 16th October 2014

Wiltshire Council says work to extend the dual carriageway of the A350 in Chippenham is on time and on budget.

Mum's heartfelt plea to help little Kitty-Boo walk

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:40am Thursday 16th October 2014

Eight-year-old cerbral palsy sufferer Kitty-Boo Cox, who cannot walk unaided, has been given the chance to dance in high heels like her big sister after being selected for an NHS trial.

More jobs at McDonald's in Chippenham as drive through expands

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: FAST FOOD: A new McDonald's restaurant and drive-thru is coming to Darlington

6:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

THE McDonald’s drive through in Chippenham is set to reopen next Friday after three weeks of work to construct a new side by side system.

A350 dual carriageway work is on schedule

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:20pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

WILTSHIRE Council says work to extend the dual carriageway of the A350 in Chippenham is on time and on budget.

Lacock photograph pioneer’s life is preserved

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: News from Lighting Services: National Trust’s Lacock Abbey receives new LED lighting

1:00pm Sunday 12th October 2014

The archive of the pioneer of photography, William Henry Fox Talbot, has been bought by the renowned Bodleian Library in Oxford.

4,000 miles with a new hip by Chippenham man

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:00am Sunday 12th October 2014

Chippenham grandfather Paul Lye has cycled 4,000 miles after overcoming a hip replacement.

Chippenham's wartime choir hits its 75th

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:00pm Saturday 11th October 2014

A Chiuppenham choir will celebrate 75 years next year – the same age as its average member.

The Gladstone Arms

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:00pm Saturday 11th October 2014

A mobile phone salesman turned restaurateur has bucked a trend by succeeding in business for a decade.

Chippenham web group is under threat

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:00am Saturday 11th October 2014

A free Chippenham service showing elderly people how to get online could fold unless more people use it.

Nursery team from Chippenham comes top

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00pm Friday 10th October 2014

Springboarde Opportunity Group in Chippenham scooped an award at the Nursery World awards ceremony.

Chance for carers of addicts to get support in Chippenham

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham Farmers’ Market shuts down

5:00pm Friday 10th October 2014

A support session for the carers of addicts will be held in Chippenham next week.

Rat fight upsets Chippenham bird lovers

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:00am Friday 10th October 2014

Council pest experts are trying to stop rats infesting the river bank in Chippenham town centre.

Close shave in Chippenham for her nan

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00am Friday 10th October 2014

A Chippenham hairdresser has shaved her head to honour her beloved nan who died from cancer.

You've let Wiltshire's kids down, says former Chippenham outreach worker

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:01pm Thursday 9th October 2014

The former leader of an outreach team for young people in Chippenham has warned the town is a ticking time-bomb after its youth service was all but obliterated.

Cyclists gearing up to ride from Chippenham for Ben’s fund

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:00pm Thursday 9th October 2014

Friends of Ben Conolly are setting off on an epic cycle tomorrow to help fund his rehabilitation.

Vote for the Chippenham shop with best service

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:00pm Thursday 9th October 2014

Is there a shop which goes out of its way to help its customers? The Gazette & Herald and Chippenham Chamber of Commerce have teamed up to find the business offering the best customer service within the SN14 and SN15 postcode. The winner will be chosen by readers and will be featured in the paper, as well as receiving a trophy and a framed award.

Floyd drummer proves Castle Combe is a classic track

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

7:00am Thursday 9th October 2014

Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason was among the many petrolheads to admire magnificent machines dating back to 1905 at Castle Combe Circuit’s Autumn Classic day.

High-speed motorway chase leads to arrest

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Trio jailed for fraud to tune of £800,000

5:19pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

A high-speed motorway chase near Chippenham led to the arrest of a suspect for an Oxfordshire burglary.

Missing Marshfield man found safe and well

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:41am Wednesday 8th October 2014

A man from Marshfield near Chippenham who went missing has been found safe and well.

Lightning strikes knock out Derry Hill phone lines for three weeks

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:07am Wednesday 8th October 2014

Residents of Derry Hill have been without access to a phone line for nearly three weeks after a heavy storm and lightning strikes damaged lines in the area.

Graffiti vandals strike just yards from Chippenham spray art wall

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:49am Tuesday 7th October 2014

Police are investigating an increase in graffiti in a prominent part of Chippenham - just metres from the town’s spray art wall.

Chippenham man sexually abused two children, court told

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

1:00pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

A man who sexually abused two young children has been ordered to register as a sex offender.

Jail warning to man, 43, who dealt in hard drugs

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

7:30am Tuesday 7th October 2014

A man who was involved in the supply of hard drugs has been warned he could be facing a jail term.

Held: Three accused of robbing woman

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Katherine Applegate did not enter a plea at Swindon Crown Court

6:00am Tuesday 7th October 2014

A judge has set a date for the trial of three men who are accused of robbing a woman and remanded them in custody.

Fears grow over man, 38, missing from his Wiltshire home

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:03pm Sunday 5th October 2014

Concern is growing for the whereabouts of a 38-year-old man who went missing from his home in Marshfield, near Chippenham.


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