Second chance for teenage drug dealer found hiding in Chippenham man's home

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

6:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A teenage drug dealer found hiding in the Chippenham house of a vulnerable man has been spared an immediate jail term.

Police tell puppy owners of M4 tragedy

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

4:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A puppy was reported being on the loose in the middle lane of the M4, near Chippenham, heading east towards Swindon at 6.30am on Saturday.

Get out of town: But drunk fails to leave Chippenham after police issue order

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:37am Wednesday 17th September 2014

Stephen Castle, a 37-year-old homeless man, was issued a notice ordering him to leave Chippenham for 24 hours at 10am last Friday when police found him intoxicated and acting in a manner likely to cause alarm at Market Place.

Chippenham man who supplied deadly dose of ecstasy spared jail for third time

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

The man who supplied Robbie Day with the ecstasy which killed him has been spared jail for a third time.

MP tucks in as Chippenham infants enjoy free school meals

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:15pm Monday 15th September 2014

Chippenham's MP Duncan Hames joined Ivy Lane infants at the dining table for their first free school lunch.

Sadness as owner calls time on Chippenham restaurant

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:44pm Monday 15th September 2014

The Bridge Brasserie restaurant is to close after three years in Chippenham.

Chippenham's fine crew awarded in ceremony

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Chippenham Sailing Club held its annual awards night on Tuesday last week.

Workshops will help shape Chippenham's new campus

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Developer tries second appeal on disputed site in Malmesbury

6:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

The public will have a chance to help shape the new Chippenham campus, the hub for community services planned for Wiltshire Council’s Monkton Park offices.

Chippenham paracyclist strikes gold

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

Teenage paracyclist Lauren Booth has picked up five medals including two golds at Sainsbury’s 2014 School Games, one for every event she took part in.

Family of Lyneham boy hit target for vital operation

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

7:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

The family of three-year-old Ollie Baker have thanked Gazette readers for their fundraising efforts after he was accepted for the operation he needs to help him walk.

Chippenham teenager to take part in Commons debate

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Kieran Mulvaney is just 17 but in November he will be taking part in a debate in the House of Commons.

Big plans for Lyneham development go on view

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

8:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

The first glimpse of a proposed new development in Lyneham was put on display on Friday.

Chippenham Scouts honour the victims of war

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:52pm Friday 12th September 2014

Scouts from Chippenham have returned from a trip to Europe after following in the Wiltshire Regiment’s footsteps from the First World War.

Tenders go out for Chippenham skate park

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Parking fears: Coun Linda Packard

6:00am Friday 12th September 2014

Tender for three skate park designs should be received by the end of this month, it was announced at Chippenham Area Board meeting on Monday, with one to be selected in October.

Chippenham pupils party like it's 1989

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

King’s Lodge Primary School kicked off a year of celebration on Friday as the school commemorates its 25th anniversary this year. Every child brought in their own plate of party food as the school enjoyed an outdoor tea party and 80s disco.

Free parking in Wiltshire petition signed by 2,000

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Duncan Hames MP

2:04pm Thursday 11th September 2014

MP Duncan Hames has started a petition calling for free car parking in Wiltshire which has already received 2,000 signatures.

Man, 28, arrested after Kington St Michael barns burn

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:41pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

A man has been arrested on suspicion of arson after two adjoining barns containing 200 tonnes of hay and straw were set on fire.

Injured horserider flown to hospital by Wiltshire Air Ambulance

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: The Wiltshire Air Ambulance

3:57pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

A horserider was flown to Royal United Hospital in Bath by Wiltshire Air Ambulance, with suspected spinal and pelvic injuries, after being thrown from her horse in Yatton Keynall at about 6pm on Saturday.

VIDEO: Chippenham MP accepts ice bucket challenge

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:51am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Chippenham's MP has succumbed to getting an icy soaking to raise funds to fight motor neurone disease.

Nettleton road to shut for fire hydrant work

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

6:30pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

Part of the C173 Nettleton Road from its junction with Church Hill to The Old School House will be closed temporarily to all traffic on Thursday.

Chippenham Subway worker stole to fund girlfriend's boob job

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Monday 8th September 2014

Subway worker Scott Austin stole stole thousands from the till to pay for his girlfriend’s boob job, a court was told.

1,000 people are helped into work by Chippenham company

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00pm Sunday 7th September 2014

A company helping the long-term unemployed back into the job market has found work for its 1,000th person.

Lyneham project gives chance to get into the workplace

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

7:00am Sunday 7th September 2014

The partnership building the £121 million Armed Forces training college at the MoD in Lyneham is helping disabled people find employment.

Building an insight at Lyneham school

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:00pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Children from Lyneham Primary School have been given an insight into the construction industry.

Muzzling order after dog attacks teenager

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00pm Friday 5th September 2014

A Chippenham dog owner has been taken to court after her Jack Russells broke through her garden fence and attacked her teenage neighbour.

Sun shines for remembrance day

2:00pm Friday 5th September 2014

Chippenham Town Band joined a host of organisations and a couple of thousand people for a ceremony of remembrance at John Coles Park on Sunday.

Abbey House descendent seeks backing for local history venture

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

6:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

A descendant of the Stumpe family who built Malmesbury’s Abbey House in 1542 has vowed to purchase the historic property and world famous gardens – despite the odds being stacked against him.

Delays are expected due to Chippenham Half Marathon

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

5:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

Organisers of the Chippenham Half Marathon have warned that there will be delays and road closures in operation on Sunday while the race is taking place.

Morrisons workers go ‘round the world’ for £1,000

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Staff at Morrisons in Chippenham have raised £1,000 for charity by helping colleagues in the region cycle the equivalent of the circumference of the Earth.

Chippenham's blue bridge open after works

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

2:40pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

The blue bridge between Baydon’s Wood and Monkton Park in Chippenham reopened last week.

Chippenham nightclub plan still on the agenda

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

2:30pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Buisness Paul Shayegan said he still intends to open up SN15 nightclub in Station Hill, Chippenham.

Civic leaders want Chippenham plan revisited

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:00am Monday 1st September 2014

CHIPPENHAM councillors are calling for a major rethink on the central Bath Road redevelopment.

New stands in Chippenham for cyclists

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

7:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

CYCLISTS in Chippenham can now leave their bikes locked in a new cycle parking area.

Still chance to run in Chippenham Half Marathon

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham Half Marathon winner Sam Humphrey just edged out 13-mile debutant Simon Nott in a sprint finish on Sunday

7:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

MORE than 1,700 people have entered the Chippenham Half Marathon, which takes place on September 7.

Held: Woman who started fire in Grittleton house while bailed for arson

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

9:52am Monday 1st September 2014

A woman who started a fire at a house while on bail for arson has been remanded in custody by a judge.

Meningitis survivor beats odds to cycle in Sainsbury's School Games

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:51am Sunday 31st August 2014

TEENAGE paracyclist Lauren Booth has been selected to compete at Sainsbury’s 2014 School Games – a major multi-sport event for elite young athletes.

Man arrested over Olympiad underwear theft

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

10:56am Sunday 31st August 2014

A man, 33, from Sutton Benger has been arrested on suspicion of stealing underwear from a changing rooms of the Olympiad, Chippenham, on July 2 this year.

Wiltshire Police appeal over 'dangerously pure' heroin

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

8:10pm Saturday 30th August 2014

Wiltshire Police have tweeted that there are reports of heroin of a dangerous level of purity being sold in the Chippenham area.

Anger as vandals hit Chippenham cars in paint attacks

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:00am Friday 29th August 2014

A vandal's spray painting spree in Chippenham damaged at least 15 cars.

1,000 sign petition to restore hour’s free parking in Wiltshire Council car parks

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Duncan Hames MP

8:03am Friday 29th August 2014

A petition to restore an hour’s free parking in Wiltshire Council car parks has exceeded 1,000 signatures.

Result success at the triple for Chippenham pupils

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Sunday 24th August 2014

The Trott household was celebrating on results day after collecting 12 A grades at AS level last week.

Archaeological dig in Chippenham seeks to unearth King Alfred's line of defence

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:00am Sunday 24th August 2014

Archaeologists are digging up a garden in Chippenham in the hope of finding a line of Saxon defence.

Chippenham cycle path bramble to come down

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

A missing six-metre link in the Calne to Chippenham cycle path is due to be filled in this autumn.

Share what makes Lacock area so special

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Image for Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

10:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

Lacock visitors can share what makes the abbey, village or countryside special to them in the National Trust’s ‘Love Lacock’ photography competition.

We're giving young people much bigger voice - Wiltshire Council

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Laura Mayes, cabinet member for Children's Services

2:18pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Wiltshire Council’s Cabinet unanimously voted in May to go ahead with the community model for youth services.

Fears for youth after Chippenham workers axed

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:16pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Chippenham is to lose all its youth workers but one when its youth development centre closes at the end of next month.

What's plan B for Chippenham skatepark now?

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:11pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Funding for Chippenham’s long-awaited permanent skate park could be under threat if the Bridge Centre cannot be sold.

Skatepark plan in jeopardy as TK Maxx pulls out of Chippenham scheme

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:07pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Multi-million pound plans to redevelop the Bridge Centre in Chippenham have been dealt a serious blow with the decision by TK Maxx not to open there.

Cheers! Turn up on the day for Chippenham Golf Club beer festival

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: SUP UP: Northallerton to host its fourth beer festival.

12:47pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Chippenham Golf Club is holding a beer festival this Saturday, August 23.

GCSE results: Hardenhuish School, Chippenham

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:43pm Thursday 21st August 2014

At Hardenhuish School, Chippenham, 75 per cent of pupils had at least five A*-C grades with 69 per cent per cent of pupils achieving at least five A*-C grades including English and maths.


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